Thank you for purchasing this Hitachi product. Please read these instructions carefully. For additional assistance please call 800.HITACHI (800.448.2244) or visit our website at www.hitachi.us/tv. You may download, save and print this Owner’s Guide for future reference. TABLE OF CONTENTS IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS.................1-3...
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS The lightning flash with arrowhead symbol, within an equila- teral triangle, is intended to alert the user to the presence of uninsulated "dangerous voltage " within the product's en- closure that may be of sufficient magnitude to constitute a risk of electric shock to persons.
1. Read these instructions - All the safety and operating instructions should be read before this product is operated. 2. Keep these instructions - These safety and operating instructions should be retained for future reference. 3. Heed all warnings - All warnings on the appliance and in the operating instructions should be adhered to.
For product recycling and disposal information, contact your local government agency or visit www.ecyclingcentral.com (in USA) or www.epsc.ca (in Canada). For more info, call 800.HITACHI. This product meets ENERGY STAR requirements and will automatically enter SLEEP mode after a few minutes of no menu or disc activity. Press a remote control button (except Power) to wake if screensaver is visible.
PLAYABLE DISCS Features Full high-definition video playback at up to 1080p resolution for an amazing viewing experience. Upconversion of standard definition DVDs for enhanced picture quality at up to 1080p over an HDMI connection. Rich multi-channel surround sound. Easy and simple HDTV connection using a single HDMI cable (cable not included). Multiple outputs for connecting your home theater system or amplifier.
BASIC CONNECTION BASIC CONNECTION BEST Choice: Connect to a TV or Display with HDMI BD Player From: BD Player HDMI Output To: TV HDMI Input Connect to a TV with AV cable BD Player From: BD Player AV Output To: video input(yellow) To: audio inputs(red, white DIGITAL AUDIO connection to an amplifier equipped with a digital audio input BD Player...
BASIC CONNECTION Connecting to your Home Network This player can be connected to a local area network (LAN) using either the Ethernet port on the rear panel or the internal wireless transmitter and receiver. Wireless network (continued) Wired network Connect the player’s Ethernet port to the corresponding port on your Modem or Router using B.
SOFTWARE OR FIRMWARE UPGRADES OR UPDATES YOU ACCESS OR ATTEMPT TO ACCESS USING THIS PLAYER, AND HITACHI DOES NOT WARRANT THAT SUCH SERVICES WILL BE UNITERRUPTED, ERROR FREE OR SATISFACTORY. ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTIBILITY OR FITNESS FOR USE FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OF ANY SUCH THIRD PARTY INTERNET-BASED SERVICE OR ANY SUCH UPGRADES OR UPDATES, IS EXPRESSLY EXCLUDED AND DISCLAIMED.
BASIC PLAYBACK Basic playback Stop Playback 1. Press the POWER button on the remote control or 1. Press the STOP button to stop playback of a Disc. on the BD Player front panel to turn on the player. The BD player can recall the location where the disc 2.
ADVANCED PLAYBACK IMPORTANT NOTE: The following functions are supported by some but not all Blu-ray Discs. Please refer to the Disc packaging for more information on what features are supported by the Disc. ZOOM REPEAT Press to zoom in on the image. Each time you press Press the REPEAT button one or more times to select this button, the magnification level changes.
SPECIAL FUNCTION PLAYBACK POPUP MENU/TITLE MENU INFO Press the INFO button to display: During DVD/Blu-ray Disc playback, press the POPUP 1. The type of disc MENU /TITLE MENU key to access the disc menu. 2. Current chapter The POPUP menu will appear on-screen: 3.
SPECIAL FUNCTION PLAYBACK MY MEDIA Using the Playlist You can customize your playlists by adding files using INTRODUCTION the Edit menu. 1. MY MEDIA allows you to browse and play 1. Select the Playlist folder from the Browser menu. multimedia files on discs and USB drives. 2.
SPECIAL FUNCTION PLAYBACK BD-Live Interactive Disc Playback Playing Music Files Supported file types: WMA, AAC, PCM BD-Live feature playback requirements: In My Media, you can browse and playback music files. 1. A BD-Live Disc 1. Use the UP/DOWN CURSOR keys to highlight the 2.
SYSTEM SETUP The HOME menu is displayed when a disc stops 4:3 Letterbox: Select when a standard 4:3 TV is playing or there is no disc in the player. connected. The complete signal will be displayed, 1. Within the HOME menu, you can use the LEFT with black borders on the top and bottom of the 4:3 and RIGHT CURSOR keys to navigate and screen.
SYSTEM SETUP 2.4 Dynamic Range 2. Audio Dynamic Range is the range between the loudest sounds and the quietest whispers. Display Digital Out Select the Dynamic Range: Audio HDMI Out Off: Full dynamic range for dramatic movie playback. Language Down Sampling 48kHz Network On: Dynamic range compression is activated to...
SYSTEM SETUP 4.2 Network Information 5.3 CEC (Consumer Electronics Control) CEC allows HDMI connected audio and video Select Network Information to view the Network products to work together as a system. Address Type, IP Address and Subnet Mask. For example when CEC is “On”, opening the Blu-ray 4.3 Connection Test player disc tray and inserting a disc will signal to the The Connection Test allows the user to test the...
SYSTEM SETUP 6. Security Display Change Password More... Audio Parental Control Language Network System Security Use cursor keys to highlight menu and Exit RETURN HOME Enter key to select 6.1 Change Password Change the password by selecting a new 4 number password.
TROUBLE SHOOTING Problem Possible Solution No power. Check to be sure the power cord is plugged into an active outlet. Make sure the video cable is connected securely. No picture. The cable may be damaged, try a cable that is known to work. Make sure the audio cable is connected securely.
SPECIFICATIONS System and Outputs VIDEO system NTSC Output level output: 1.0 Vp--p Impedence: 75 Video output Output connector: Pin jack (1 system) Output level: 2 Vrms (1 kHz, 0 dB) Audio output Output connector: Pin jack Number of connectors: 2 channel: 1 system Coaxial digital output: Pin jack Digital Audio output DVD (linear audio): 4 Hz to 22 kHz (48 kHz sampling)
TRADEMARK DISCLAIMER All trademarks are the property of their respective owners. Blu-ray Disc™ trademark is owned by Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA) and licensed for use on discs, players and other products that use /BDA’s optical disc format/ for high definition audio- video and high capacity data software applications.
HITACHI AMERICA, LTD., DIGITAL MEDIA DIVISION HITACHI has made every effort to assure you enjoy trouble free operation from your Hitachi product. Should you require service assistance with OPERATIONAL, HOOK UP, TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE OR WARRANTY SERVICE SUPPORT, please contact one of our knowledgeable Customer Service Representatives at 800.HITACHI (800.448.2244).