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LED 500
Digital Art Projector
Owner's Manual
Please read this manual carefully before operating
your projector and retain it for future reference.


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  • Page 1 LED 500 Digital Art Projector (PB60A) Owner’s Manual Please read this manual carefully before operating your projector and retain it for future reference.
  • Page 2: Licenses

    LICENSES LICENSES Supported licenses may differ by model. Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. “Dolby “and the double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. ABOUT DIVX VIDEO: DivX® is a digital video format created by DivX, LLC, a subsidiary of Rovi Corporation. . This is an official DivX Certified®...
  • Page 3: Safety Instructions

    SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Please take note of the safety instructions to prevent any potential accident or misuse of the projector. The lightning flash with arrowhead symbol, within an equilateral triangle, is intended to alert the user to the presence of uninsulated “dangerous voltage”...
  • Page 4 SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Read these instructions. Do not use the projector in a damp Keep these instructions. place such as a bathroom where it is Heed all warnings. likely to get wet. Follow all instructions. - This may cause a fire or an electric shock.
  • Page 5 SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS CAUTION Power Hold the plug firmly when unplug- WARNING ging. - A broken wire in the cord may The earth wire should be connected. cause a fire. - Inappropriate earth grounding may Ensure the power cord or plug is not cause damage to the projector or damaged, modified, severely bent, an electric shock when there is an...
  • Page 6 SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS When in Use When the lamp is on or has just been turned off, avoid touching the air vent or lamp because these will be very WARNING hot. Do not place anything containing If there is a gas leak, do not touch liquid, such as a vase, flowerpot, cup, the wall outlet.
  • Page 7 SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Cleaning CAUTION Do not place a heavy object on the WARNING projector. - It may fall down and cause physical Do not spray the projector with water injury. when cleaning. Do not allow water to Be careful to prevent the lens from go into the projector or do not allow it heavy impact during transportation.
  • Page 8 SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS OTHERS CAUTION Contact your seller or the Service WARNING Center once a year to clean the inter- nal parts of the projector. Only a qualified technician can disas- - If you do not clean the contaminat- semble or modify the projector. For ed interior of the projector for a long inspection, adjustment, or repair, con- time, there may be a fire or damage...
  • Page 9 SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Keep the battery out of reach of chil- CAUTION dren. Unplug the power cord if the projector - This may result in personal injury or is not used for a long period. damage to the product. - Accumulated dust may cause Make sure that the battery is installed overheating, an electric shock from correctly.
  • Page 10 SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS FCC NOTICE 1) this device may not cause harmful interference, and 2) this device must Warning - Class B accept any interference received, (b) For a Class B Digital device or including interference that may cause peripheral, the instructions furnished undesired operation of the device of the the user shall include the following or device.
  • Page 11 SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Disposal of your old appliance Disposal of waste batteries/accumulators 1. When this crossed-out wheeled 1. When this crossed-out wheeled bin bin symbol is attached to batteries/ symbol is attached to a product it accumulators of Your product it means the product is covered by the means they are covered by European European Directive 2002/96/EC.
  • Page 12: Table Of Contents

    Contents Contents LICENSES 3D FUNCTION Before Watching 3D SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS - While Watching 3D Requirements for Watching 3D Images PREPARATION - To Use DLP-LINK (DLP-Ready) Type Accessories Glasses Optional Extras Watching 3D Images Parts and Components Installation CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS - Installation Precautions SETUP Menu - Projection Distance per Screen Size PICTURE Settings...
  • Page 13: Preparation

    PREPARATION PREPARATION Accessories Check enclosed accessories. The picture may be different from an actual product. Remote Control Lithium Battery CD Owner's Manual AC-DC Adaptor (CR 2032 / 3 V) Computer Cable Composite Gender Power Cord Pouch When connecting a cable to the HDMI or USB port, it may not be connected properly if the size of jack to the USB/HDMI port is too big.
  • Page 14: Optional Extras

    PREPARATION Optional Extras To purchase optional extras, visit an electronics store or online shopping site or contact the retail store where you purchased the product. Without prior notice, optional extras are subject to change in order to improve the per- formance of the product, and new accessories may be added.
  • Page 15: Parts And Components

    PREPARATION Parts and Components * The projector is manufactured using high-precision technology. You may, however, see tiny black dots and/or bright colored dots (red, blue or green) that continuously appear on the projector screen. This is a normal result of the manufacturing process and does not indicate a malfunction.
  • Page 16: Installation

    PREPARATION Installation Installation Precautions Place the projector in a well-ventilat- Do not place the projector in a hot or humid environment. ed environment. - Do not place the projector in a - To prevent internal heat from build- hot, cold, or humid environment. ing up, install the projector in a well- (See58Page regarding operating ventilated place.
  • Page 17: Projection Distance Per Screen Size

    PREPARATION Projection Distance per Screen Size Place the projector on a sturdy, level surface, together with the PC or audio/video source. Place the projector at an appropriate distance from the screen. The distance be- tween the projector and the screen determines the actual size of the image. Position the projector so that the lens is set at a right angle to the screen.
  • Page 18: How To Install The Projector Using A Tripod

    PREPARATION How to Install the Projector Using a Tripod You can install this projector using a camera tripod. As shown below, you can mount the projector instead of a camera on the tripod. When stabilizing the tripod, we recommend using the locking bolt of standard size 4.5 mm or less.
  • Page 19: Remote Control

    REMOTE CONTROL REMOTE CONTROL Open the battery cover on the back of the remote control and insert the specified batteries as per instructions POWER Turns the projector on or off. INPUT Changes the input source. MUTE Mutes all sounds. VOLUME +, - Adjusts the volume level.
  • Page 20 REMOTE CONTROL STILL Freezes the moving image. (Available in any mode other than USB mode.) GRID Accesses USB mode. MARK Allows you to select optional functions. KEY.S ▲▼ Adjusts Keystone. Playback Control Buttons Controls playback of MY MEDIA. Shows 3D images. Switches left and right in 3D mode.
  • Page 21: Using The Projector

    Using the PROJECTOR Using the PROJECTOR Watching Projector Watching Projector In Standby mode, press the POWER button to turn the projector on. Turning on the Projector Press the INPUT button and select Connect the power cord correctly. the input signal you want. After waiting for a moment, press Control the projector using the fol- the POWER button on the remote...
  • Page 22: Using Additional Options

    Using the PROJECTOR Using Additional Options Adjusting Aspect Ratio 4:3: Resizes images to the 4:3 aspect ratio. Resize an image to view at its optional size. You can change the image size by pressing Q.MENU or SETTINGS while you are using the projector. Zoom: Enlarges an image to fit the screen width.
  • Page 23: Using The Keystone Function

    Using the PROJECTOR Using the Keystone Using the Input List Function Using the Input List To prevent the screen image from Press the INPUT button to access becoming trapezoidal, Keystone adjusts the input sources. the top and bottom width of the image if the projector is not set at a right angle - The connected input mode appears to the screen.
  • Page 24: Blank Function

    Using the PROJECTOR Using the Quick Menu Blank Function You can customize frequently used Using the Blank Function menus. This function may be effective when you Press Q.MENU to access the quick need to draw attention during a meeting menus. or training.
  • Page 25: Entertainment

    ENTERTAINMENT ENTERTAINMENT MY MEDIA Connecting USB Storage To disconnect the USB storage device, Devices Press the Q.MENU button. Connect a USB memory stick as shown Use the ︿ or ﹀ button to move to below. USB Device and press the OK When a USB storage device is connect- button.
  • Page 26 ENTERTAINMENT Tips for Using USB Devices Please connect a USB storage device with a cable provided by the USB Only a USB storage device is recog- manufacturer. When you use a cable nizable. that is not provided by a USB manu- USB hubs are not supported.
  • Page 27: Movie List

    ENTERTAINMENT MOVIE LIST In the Movie List, you can watch movies stored on the connected USB device. Tips for Playing Video Files Some subtitles created by a user may Streaming files which include GMC not work. (Global Motion Compensation) or Some special characters are not sup- Qpel (Quarterpel Motion Estimation) ported in subtitles.
  • Page 28: Supported Video Formats

    ENTERTAINMENT Supported Video Formats File Audio/ Codec Profile/Level Support Extensions Video Advanced Profile @ Level 3 (e.g.720p60, 1080i60, 1080p30) VC-1 Advanced Profile Only streams compliant to SMPTE 421M VC-1 standard are supported. Video Simple Profile @ Medium Level (e.g.CIF,QVGA) .asf VC-1 Simple Main Profile @ High Level (e.g.1080p30) .wmv...
  • Page 29 ENTERTAINMENT Supported Audio Files Audio Codec Bit rate Sampling rate Remark 32 kbps - 320 kbps 32 kHz - 48 kHz 32 kbps - 640 kbps 32 kHz, 44.1 kHz, 48 kHz MPEG 32 kbps - 448 kbps 32 kHz - 48 kHz DTS Audio codec is Korea only.
  • Page 30 ENTERTAINMENT Browsing Movie List Play a video fi le stored in the connected Control playback by using the follow- ing buttons. device. Connect a USB storage device. Press the USB button. Use the ︿, ﹀, ︿ or ﹀ button to select Movie List and press the OK ��...
  • Page 31 ENTERTAINMENT Options for Movie List Setting Description Subtitle Speed: If a subtitle is Press the Q.MENU button. Lan- not synchronized with its Use the ︿ or ﹀ button to move to a guage video, you can adjust its desired option and press the speed at 0.5 sec unit.
  • Page 32 ENTERTAINMENT Registering the DivX code Subtitle Language Subtitle Please check your DivX code. For more Lan- Language information on the registration process, guage visit After registra- Latin1 English, Spanish, French, tion, your can enjoy DivX VOD content protected by the DivX DRM code. German, Italian, Swedish, Finnish, Dutch, Portuguese, In the Home menu, move to OPTION...
  • Page 33 ENTERTAINMENT To deregister the DivX code Use the DivX deregistration code to deactivate the DivX DRM function. In the Home menu, move to OPTION and press DivX(R) VOD. Use the ︿ or ﹀ button to go to Deregistration and press the OK button.
  • Page 34: Photo List

    ENTERTAINMENT PHOTO LIST ❶ ❷ ❸ ❹ ❺ You can see the photos stored on a con- nected device. Page 1/1 ꘧ Page Change Photo List USB STORAGE DEVICE Supported Photo Files book Page 1/1 Butterfly_... d 01:34:33 PHOTO (*.JPEG) Baseline: 64-pixel (width) x 64-pixel (height) - 15360-pixel (width) x 8640-pixel (height) ꔅ Go to root folder ꔅ Go to upper folder...
  • Page 35 ENTERTAINMENT Setting Description Control playback by using the follow- ing buttons. Hide Hides the menu on the full size screen. To see the menu, press 01_a.jpg 2008/12/10 the OK button on the 1920 x 1080 479 KB remote control. [1/4] Exit Exit from full screen photo view.
  • Page 36: Music List

    ENTERTAINMENT MUSIC LIST Options for Photo List Press the Q.MENU button. You can play audio fi les stored on the connected device. Use the ︿ or ﹀ button to move to a desired option and press the OK but- Supported Music Files ton.
  • Page 37 ENTERTAINMENT Description Setting Description Hide ❶ Thumbnails Hides the playback bar. Press the OK button to Abnormal file make the playback bar appear. Exit Returns to the Music List File not supported screen. ❷ File List Options for Music List ❸...
  • Page 38: File List

    ENTERTAINMENT FILE LIST You can see document fi les stored on a connected device. ❶ ❷ ❸ ❹ Supported File Formats Page 1/1 ꘧ Page Change File List USB STORAGE DEVICE XLS, DOC, PPT, TXT, XLSX, PPTX, Drive1 Page 1/1 Butterfly_... DOCX, PDF, d 01:34:33 Microsoft Offi ce 97/ 2000/ 2002/ 2003/ 2007 Adobe PDF 1.0/ 1.1/ 1.2/ 1.3/ 1.4 ꔅ Go to root folder...
  • Page 39 ENTERTAINMENT Set FileViewer Option Control playback by using the follow- Setting Description ing buttons. y Click Go Page then the pop-up Single On Loads and displays window for selecting the number of Page pages one by one. page appears. Loading The initial loading y Input the page to move to the page time is short but a...
  • Page 40: 3D Function

    3D FUNCTION 3D FUNCTION 3D technology uses different video frames for each eye to add depth to the video. Before Watching 3D Warning about photosensitivity sei- While Watching 3D zures - Some users may experience a WARNING seizure or other abnormal symptoms when they are exposed to a flash- If you view 3D images too closely for ing light or particular pattern from...
  • Page 41 3D FUNCTION Please check the following when using CAUTION Extra special care is required for chil- 3D glasses. dren watching a 3D video. Do not use 3D glasses as ordinary When Watching 3D Video glasses, sunglasses or protective goggles. Watch 3D images within the optimum - If you do so, this may cause injury.
  • Page 42: Requirements For Watching 3D Images

    3D FUNCTION Requirements for Watching 3D Images * Optimum viewing angle: Top/Bottom/Left/Right 9° Optimum viewing distance: Between 3 m and 5 m Recommended screen size: 101 cm * Basically, Watching 3D videos should be done in dark room environments only. * For 3D watching, set the energy saving mode to Minimum.
  • Page 43 3D FUNCTION Please check the minimum system requirements for your computer. Minimum re- quirements are as follows: Microsoft® Windows® XP, Vista 32/64 bit ,Windows 7 32/64 bit Intel® Core 2 Duo or AMD Athlon™ X2 CPU or higher More than 1 GB of system memory (2 GB recommended) Free space of 100 MB or more DirectX 9 or higher Video card should support 120 vertical frequency (Hz).
  • Page 44: To Use Dlp-Link (Dlp-Ready) Type Glasses

    3D FUNCTION To Use DLP-LINK (DLP-Ready) Type Glasses While watching 3D images from the projector, press buttons on the glasses. When you press the button, the glasses flicker to be synchronized with the 3D im- ages. (The flickering is a unique operation method of DLP-LINK type glasses. It may be different depending on the glasses type.) If the glasses flicker or problems occur while watching 3D, first turn the lights off to make the room darker.
  • Page 45: Customizing Settings

    CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS SETUP Menu Press the SETTINGS button. Use the ︿, ﹀, ︿ or ﹀ button to select a desired item and press the OK button. Use the ︿, ﹀, ︿ or ﹀ button to set up a desired item and press the OK button. When you are finished, press EXIT.
  • Page 46: Picture Settings

    CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS PICTURE Settings Press the SETTINGS button. PICTURE ꔂ Move ꔉ OK Use the ︿, ﹀, ︿ or ﹀ button to select PICTURE • Energy Saving : Medium • Picture Mode : Standard and press the OK button. • Contrast Use the ︿, ﹀, ︿ or ﹀ button to set up a desired • Brightness • Sharpness item and press the OK button.
  • Page 47 CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS Setting Description Picture Restores the options of each mode to the factory default. Reset Aspect Changed the image size to view images at its optimal size. (see page22) (see page22) Ratio Picture By following the instructions, using the remote control, you can eas- Wizard II ily adjust the picture quality to technical standards without needing an expensive pattern device or a picture quality expert.
  • Page 48 CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS Setting Description Real Cinema Provides the optimal picture quality for watching a movie. Color Gamut Selects the range of colors to display. Standard: Displays the original colors of an input signal regardless of the display features. Wide: Sets to use the rich colors of the display. Edge Provides much sharper and clearer edges to the picture.
  • Page 49: Audio Settings

    CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS AUDIO Settings Press the SETTINGS button. AUDIO ꔂ Move ꔉ OK Use the ︿, ﹀, ︿, ﹀ buttons to select AUDIO • Auto Volume : On and press the OK button. • Clear Voice II : Off ꕅ 3 Use the ︿, ﹀, ︿ or ﹀ button to set up a desired • Balance • Sound Mode : Standard item and press the OK button.
  • Page 50: Time Settings

    CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS TIME Settings Press the SETTINGS button. TIME ꔂ Move ꔉ OK Use the ︿, ﹀, ︿ or ﹀ button to select TIME and • Sleep Timer : Off press the OK button. • Auto Off : 60 min. Use the ︿, ﹀, ︿ or ﹀ button to set up a desired • Automatic Standby : 4 hours item and press the OK button.
  • Page 51: Option Settings

    CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS OPTION Settings Press the SETTINGS button. OPTION ꔂ Move ꔉ OK Use the ︿, ﹀, ︿ or ﹀ button to select OPTION • Language • PJT Mode : Front and press the OK button. • Auto Keystone : On • KeyStone Use the ︿, ﹀, ︿ or ﹀ button to set up a desired • Blank Image :Blue • 3D Mode...
  • Page 52 CUSTOMIZING SETTINGS Setting Description Auto Makes the projector turn on automatically when the adaptor plug is in- Power serted. Option When the DC plug is connected to the projector, it turns on automatically. When the DC plug is connected to the projector, it goes into standby mode.
  • Page 53: Making Connections

    MAKING CONNECTIONS MAKING CONNECTIONS You can connect various external devices to the ports on the projector. Computer/Notebook Video Digital Device HDMI - 54Page Component - 56Page Game Console INPUT (AV) - 55Page Headphones RGB - 54Page Memory - 25Page Headphones - 56Page...
  • Page 54: Connecting To An Hd Receiver, Dvd, Or Vcr Player

    MAKING CONNECTIONS Connecting to an HD Connecting to a PC Receiver, DVD, or VCR The projector supports Plug & Play. Player A PC will automatically recognize the projector and requires no driver to be Connect an HD receiver, DVD, or VCR installed.
  • Page 55: Connecting To The Av Input

    MAKING CONNECTIONS Connecting to the AV INPUT Connect the output ports of an external device and the AV INPUT port of the projector. Press the INPUT button to select AV. AUDIO OUT RGB OUT (PC) You can connect the audio cable without using a gender as shown in the illustra- tion above.
  • Page 56: Component Connection

    MAKING CONNECTIONS Connecting to Component Connection Headphones You can enjoy vivid images when you connect an external device with a RGB You can listen to the audio through a IN port to the component port of the headphone. projector. Press the INPUT button on the remote control to select Component.
  • Page 57: Maintenance

    MAINTENANCE MAINTENANCE Clean your projector to keep it in opti- mum condition. Cleaning the Projector Cleaning the Lens If there is any dust or staining on the lens surface, you must clean the lens. Use an air spray or a cleaning cloth to clean the lens.
  • Page 58: Specifications

    SPECIFICATIONS SPECIFICATIONS MODELS PB60A (PB60A-JE) Resolution (Pixel) 1280 (Horizontal) × 800 (Vertical) Aspect ratio 16:10 (Horizontal:Vertical) Panel size (mm) 11.623 Projection distance 0.80 m - 3.25 m (63.5 cm - 254.0 cm) (Video size) Ratio of upward 100 % projection Working range of the remote control Video input...
  • Page 59 SPECIFICATIONS Supported Monitor Display HDMI/DVI-DTV supported mode Horizontal Vertical Horizontal Vertical Resolution Frequency Frequency Resolution Frequency Frequency (kHz) (Hz) (kHz) (Hz) 640*350 31.468 70.09 720*480 31.469 59.94 31.5 720*400 31.469 70.08 720*576 31.25 640*480 31.469 59.94 1280*720 37.5 800*600 37.879 60.31 44.96 59.94...
  • Page 60 SPECIFICATIONS Open Source Software Information To obtain the source code under the GPL, LGPL, MPL and other open source licenses, which is contained in this prod- uct, please visit In addition to the source code, all referred license terms, warranty disclaimers and copyright notices are available for download.
  • Page 61 The model and serial number of the projec- tor are located on the back or on the side of the projector. Record them below should you ever need service. MODEL SERIAL...

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