Panasonic DMP-BDT330 Operating Instructions Manual

Panasonic DMP-BDT330 Operating Instructions Manual

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Operating Instructions

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Panasonic is constantly improving the unit's firmware to ensure
that our customers are enjoying the latest technology.
Panasonic recommends updating your firmware as soon as you
are notified.
For details, refer to "Firmware updates" ( (This site is in English only.)
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  • Page 1: Operating Instructions

    Player Model No. DMP-BDT330 DMP-BDT230 DMP-BDT130 Unless otherwise indicated, illustrations in these operating instructions are of DMP-BDT330. Firmware updates Panasonic is constantly improving the unit’s firmware to ensure that our customers are enjoying the latest technology. Panasonic recommends updating your firmware as soon as you are notified.
  • Page 2: Precautions

    Precautions Caution for AC Mains Lead (For the AC mains plug of three pins) WARNING For your safety, please read the following text carefully. This appliance is supplied with a moulded three pin mains plug for Unit your safety and convenience. To reduce the risk of fire, electric shock or product damage, A 5-ampere fuse is fitted in this plug.
  • Page 3 Panasonic will in no way be responsible for any incidental damage waste. which may arise due to a failure to obey these limits, or to any condition of use or disuse of these devices.
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Table of contents Precautions ....2 Getting started Playback Accessories ....5 Inserting or removing media .
  • Page 5: Accessories

    January 2013. These may be subject to sale in all countries, e.g. not available in change. Germany, please consult your Panasonic ≥ Do not use AC mains lead with other equipment. dealer for advice. ∫ Using the remote control ≥...
  • Page 6: Playable Media

    Playable media Device Media markings Device types Contents format BD-Video Video BD-RE Video, JPEG, MPO Video, MKV, Xvid BD-R DVD-Video Video DVD-R Video, AVCHD, MKV, Xvid, JPEG, MPO, AAC, FLAC, MP3, WAV, WMA DVD-R DL DVD-RW Video, AVCHD — +R/+RW/+R DL Music CD Music [CD-DA] MKV, Xvid, JPEG,...
  • Page 7: Region Management Information

    Resolution Audio and DTS-HD Master Audio) ∫ BD-RE, BD-R adopted in BD-Video. Discs recorded in DR mode using Panasonic ≥ [BDT230] [BDT130] If “Dolby D/Dolby D +/Dolby Blu-ray Disc recorders may not play back the TrueHD” is set to “PCM” and “DTS Neo:6” is set to “Off”, the maximum possible number of...
  • Page 8: Control Reference Guide

    Turn the unit on and off [BDT330] [BDT230] TV operation buttons You can operate the Panasonic TV using the unit’s remote control. Some buttons may not work depending on the TV. [Í TV] : Turn the TV on and off...
  • Page 9 [BDT330] Pull to flip down the front panel. SD CARD Pull to flip down the front panel. [BDT230] SD CARD [BDT130] SD CARD Disc tray ( USB ports ( Remote control signal sensor Display Distance: Within approx. 7 m Open or close the disc tray ( Angle: Approx.
  • Page 10: Connecting To A Tv

    ≥ Use the High Speed HDMI cables. Non-HDMI-compliant cables cannot be utilized. It is recommended that you use Panasonic’s HDMI cable. When outputting 1080p signal, please use HDMI cables 5.0 meters or less. BE SURE TO READ THE CAUTION FOR THE AC MAINS LEAD ON PAGE 2 BEFORE CONNECTION.
  • Page 11: Connecting To An Amplifier/Receiver

    Connecting to an amplifier/receiver Perform either one of the following connections in accordance with your amplifier/receiver input terminal. HDMI AV OUT [BDT330] Use HDMI AV OUT MAIN terminal. HDMI cable HDMI cable HDMI OUT HDMI IN HDMI IN (ARC) (ARC) Amplifier/receiver [BDT230] [BDT130]...
  • Page 12 OPTICAL [BDT330] Optical digital cable OPTICAL IN [BDT230] Amplifier/receiver [BDT130] ≥ Set “HDMI Audio Output” to “Off” ( 31). ≥ Set “Digital Audio Output” ( 31). VQT4V74...
  • Page 13: Connecting To The Network

    Internet SD CARD ≥ For up-to-date compatibility information on your wireless router, refer to (This site is in English only.) ≥ The unit is not compatible with public wireless LAN services (Hotspot etc.) provided in airports, stations, cafes, etc.
  • Page 14: Settings

    Settings Easy Network Setting After completing “Easy Settings”, you can perform Easy Settings “Easy Network Setting”. After connecting your new player for the first time Select “Wired” or “Wireless” and press [OK]. and pressing [Í], the basic settings screen will Easy Network Setting appear.
  • Page 15 WPS (PUSH button): e.g. If your wireless router supports ≥ Refer to the operating instructions of the hub or router. WPS (PUSH button), you can ≥ You can perform this setup anytime by selecting “Easy easily perform the settings by Network Setting”...
  • Page 16: Reprogramming The Remote Control

    Occasionally, Panasonic may release updated firmware for this unit that may add or improve the way a feature operates. These updates are If you have more than one Panasonic player/ available free of charge. recorder and the remote control operates both...
  • Page 17: Inserting Or Removing Media

    ≥ When removing the SD card, press the centre of the card and pull it straight out. [BDT330] ≥ If you connect a Panasonic product with a USB connection cable, the setup screen may be displayed on the connected equipment. For...
  • Page 18: Home Menu

    HOME menu Videos/Photos/Music Major functions of this unit can be operated from Disc Play back the contents. the HOME menu. ≥ When multiple contents Preparation are recorded, select the Turn on the TV and select the appropriate video types of contents or the input on the TV.
  • Page 19: Multi User Mode

    Multi User Mode Personalizing a new user Multi User Mode allows individuals to customize Press [HOME]. settings and switch to their saved settings easily. Press the coloured button that indicates Up to 4 people can use the unit with their own new user personalization.
  • Page 20: Playback

    Playback Search/Slow motion Search Insert the media. While playing, press [SEARCH6] or Playback starts depending on the media. [SEARCH5]. Select the item to play and press [OK]. Slow motion Repeat this procedure if necessary. While paused, press [SEARCH5]. The speed increases up to 5 steps. ≥...
  • Page 21: Show The Status Messages

    Displaying menus and Enjoying 3D video and photos playback information Preparation Connect this unit to a 3D compatible TV. Show top menu/pop-up menu 10, 11) ≥ Perform the necessary preparations for the TV. Press [TOP MENU] or [POP-UP MENU]. ≥ Play back following the instructions displayed Select the item and press [OK].
  • Page 22 Enjoying BD-Live Slideshow With “BD-Live” discs, you can enjoy bonus Play a slideshow of photos and adjust various contents that use Internet access. settings during the playback. For this BD-Live function, connection of a USB Insert the media. device is necessary along with Internet connection.
  • Page 23: Viera Connect (Enjoying Internet Service)

    ≥ Online movie rental service notice. Therefore, Panasonic will make no warranty for the ≥ Video browsing service content or the continuity of the services. ≥ Some features of websites or content of the service may not be available.
  • Page 24: Home Network Feature

    ≥ On the device, enable Miracast and select this unit* as the device to be connected. For details, refer to the instructions supplied with the device. *The unit name will be displayed in the following; DMP-BDT330/5 [BDT330] DMP-BDT230/3/4/5 [BDT230] To exit from Miracast Press [HOME].
  • Page 25 Wi-Fi Direct by pressing You can also enjoy viewing the video and photos the green button on the remote control. recorded in Panasonic DLNA compatible Select the equipment and press [OK]. recorders (DIGA). Refer to our website about the sales area, etc.
  • Page 26 ® back only the contents that are stored in the libraries. 4 Perform the “Remote Device Settings”. ≥ With the default setting, the unit name will be displayed in the following; DMP-BDT330/5 [BDT330] DMP-BDT230/3/4/5 [BDT230] DMP-BDT130/1 [BDT130] ≥ You can register up to 16 devices.
  • Page 27: Hdmi Cec

    “HDMI CEC” This unit supports “HDMI CEC” (Consumer Electronics Control) function. You can use this function by connecting the equipment with an HDMI cable*. See the operating instructions for connected equipment for operational details. * [BDT330] Only when connecting via an HDMI AV OUT MAIN terminal on this unit.
  • Page 28: Option Menu

    Option menu ∫ Repeat Play Settings Select the item that you want to repeat. ≥ The items displayed differ depending on the A variety of playback operations and settings can type of media. be performed from this menu. ≥ Select “Off” to cancel. Available options differ depending on the playing contents and the condition of the unit.
  • Page 29: Sound Settings

    Picture Settings Sound Settings ∫ Dialogue Enhancer ∫ Picture Mode The volume of the centre channel is raised to Select the picture quality mode during play. make dialog easier to hear. ≥ If you select “User”, you can change settings in ≥...
  • Page 30: Setup Menu

    Setup menu ∫ HDMI Output Press [OK] to show the following settings: HDMI Video Format Change the unit’s settings if necessary. The settings remain intact even if you switch the unit The items supported by the connected devices are indicated on the screen as “¢”. When any to standby.
  • Page 31 HDMI Colour Mode Sound This setting is for selecting colour-space conversion of the image signal. ∫ Dialogue Enhancer Deep Colour Output ∫ Dynamic Range Compression This setting is for selecting whether to use Deep You can listen at low volumes but still hear dialog Colour output when a TV that supports Deep clearly.
  • Page 32 ∫ PCM Down Conversion Select how to output audio with a sampling frequency of 96 kHz for the PCM output from the ∫ 3D BD-Video Playback OPTICAL. Select the playback method of 3D compatible ≥ If “On” is selected, the signals that are video software.
  • Page 33: Reference

    Language Network ∫ Soundtrack Preference ∫ Easy Network Setting ( Choose the language for audio. ∫ Network Settings ≥ If “Original” is selected, the original language of Perform network-related settings individually. each disc will be selected. Press [OK] to show the following settings: ≥...
  • Page 34 For the setting and operation method of permitted only for BD-Live contents which connected equipment, refer to the following have content owner certificates. website. (This site is in English only.) Ratings Remote Device Settings ( Press [OK] to show the following settings: The following items use the same password.
  • Page 35 TV System System Perform the setup so it matches the TV System of the connected TV. ∫ Easy Settings You can execute basic settings. Screen Saver Function This is to prevent image retention on the ∫ TV Settings screen. Press [OK] to show the following settings: ≥...
  • Page 36 ≥ When set to “On”, the internal control unit will be powered and the idle power consumption will increase so compared to when set to “Off”. (About the power consumption ∫ Remote Control Change the remote control code if other Panasonic products react to this remote control. VQT4V74...
  • Page 37: Troubleshooting Guide

    Do you have the latest firmware installed? Panasonic is constantly improving the unit’s control. firmware to ensure that our customers are Press and hold [OK] and the displayed enjoying the latest technology.
  • Page 38 [BDT330] When outputting in 24p (4K), images Picture may be distorted depending on the HDMI cable. Use an HDMI cable that supports 4K The images from this unit do not appear on output. the TV. Picture is distorted. Video is not output. [BDT330] An incorrect resolution is selected in “HDMI Video from the HDMI AV OUT SUB terminal Video Format”.
  • Page 39 Audio Playback Cannot switch audio. Disc cannot be played. The audio cannot switch, if “Digital Audio The disc is dirty. ( Output” is set to “Bitstream”. Set “Digital The disc is not finalized. ( Audio Output” to “PCM”. ( Still pictures (JPEG) do not play back normally.
  • Page 40 Network I can’t connect to the network. Confirm the network connection and settings. 13, 14, 33) There may be obstacles that prevent the unit from detecting your home network. Bring the unit and the wireless router closer to each other. This unit may be able to detect your network name ( 15, “SSID”).
  • Page 41: Messages

    Messages On the unit’s display Check the following when messages or service While connecting to a network. numbers are displayed on the screen or unit’s display. No PLAY On the TV There is a viewing restriction on a BD-Video or DVD-Video. ( Cannot play.
  • Page 42 START The system is being restarted during the firmware update. Please do not turn off the unit. UPD / (“ ” stands for a number.) The firmware is being updated. Please do not turn off the unit. The firmware update is complete. VQT4V74...
  • Page 43: Specifications

    Specifications File format File format Extension Reference General This unit supports ID3 tags, but only titles, artist “.MP3”, “.mp3” names and album names Signal system PAL/NTSC can be displayed. Operating i5 oC to i35 oC ≥ MOTION JPEG and temperature range Progressive JPEG are not supported.
  • Page 44: Audio Information

    Audio information Supported format for DLNA The audio output differs depending on which ≥ File formats that are not supported by your terminals are connected to the amplifier/receiver, DLNA server cannot be played. and the settings on the unit. ( 31, “Digital Audio Video Output”)
  • Page 45: Language Code List

    Display languages list Language code list Language Code Language Code Language Code Display Language Display Language Display Language Abkhazian: 6566 Gujarati: 7185 Rhaeto-Romance: English Japanese Arabic Afar: 6565 Hausa: 7265 8277 French Chinese Hindi Afrikaans: 6570 Hebrew: 7387 Romanian: 8279 German Korean Persian...
  • Page 46 Player Settings menu. Java is a registered trademark of Oracle and/or its affiliates. At least three (3) years from delivery of this product, Panasonic Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. will give to any third party who contacts us at the contact...
  • Page 47 Permission is hereby granted, free of charge, to any person obtaining a copy of the Unicode data files and any associated documentation (the ““Data Files””) or Unicode software and any associated documentation (the ““Software””) to deal in the Data Files or Software without restriction, including without limitation the rights to use, copy, modify, merge, publish, distribute, and/or sell copies of the Data Files or Software, and to permit persons to whom the Data Files or Software are furnished to do so, provided...
  • Page 48 ≥ Or go on line through our Internet Accessory ordering application at ≥ Most major credit and debit cards accepted. ≥ All enquiries transactions and distribution facilities are provided directly by Panasonic UK. ≥ It couldn’t be simpler! ≥ Also available through our Internet is direct shopping for a wide range of finished products. Take a browse on our website for further details.

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