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Sony DVP-NS518P Operating Instructions Manual

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Operating Instructions
© 2009 Sony Corporation


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  • Page 1 4-126-013-11(1) CD/DVD Player Operating Instructions DVP-NS518P DVP-NS618P DVP-NS628P © 2009 Sony Corporation...
  • Page 2: Warning

    Notes about the discs Precautions WARNING Safety • To keep the disc clean, handle • The power requirements and the disc by its edge. Do not touch power consumption of this unit the surface. Dust, fingerprints, or are indicated on the back of the scratches on the disc may cause To reduce the risk of fire or unit.
  • Page 3: Precautions

    • The instructions in this manual lenses inside the player. Should are for 3 models: DVP-NS518P, this occur, the player may not DVP-NS618P, and DVP- operate properly. In this case, NS628P.
  • Page 4: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents WARNING ........... . 2 Precautions .
  • Page 5 Additional Information ....... . 34 Troubleshooting ..........34 Self-diagnosis Function (When letters/numbers appear on the screen) .
  • Page 6: Guide To Parts And Controls

    Guide to Parts and Controls For more information, see the pages indicated in parentheses. Remote Check your model number of the supplied remote. The model number is indicated at the bottom of the remote. RMT-D187A/RMT-D189A RMT-D187P/RMT-D189P PICTURE NAVI TIME/TEXT CLEAR AUDIO SUBTITLE TOP MENU MENU...
  • Page 7 C TIME/TEXT (9) E ./> PREV/NEXT (previous/ next) Displays the playing time and remaining time on the TV screen or Skips to the previous/next chapter, front panel display. Press repeatedly track, or scene in continuous play to change the displayed information. mode.
  • Page 8: Front Panel

    * Use the tactile dot as a reference when operating system of the TV (NTSC or PAL). the player. – For DVP-NS518P and DVP-NS618P only First turn off the player by pressing [/1. To lock the disc tray (Child Lock) Next press DISPLAY, enter “0”...
  • Page 9 Rear panel A DIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL) jack (11) C LINE OUT (VIDEO) jack (10) B LINE OUT L/R (AUDIO) jacks (11) D COMPONENT VIDEO OUT jacks (10) Front panel display A N, X When playing music or video files Lights up during playback or pause. Current file or track playing...
  • Page 10: Hookups And Settings

    Hookups and Settings When unpacking, check the supplied accessories by referring to page 40. • Plug cables securely to prevent unwanted noise. • Refer to the operating instructions supplied with the components to be connected. • Be sure to disconnect the mains lead of each component before connecting. Step 1: Connecting to Your TV Connect this player to your TV using a video cable.
  • Page 11: Step 2: Connecting To Your Audio Component

    Step 2: Connecting to Your Audio Component Select one of the following patterns A or B, according to the input jack on your TV monitor, projector, or audio component such as an AV amplifier (receiver). This will enable you to listen to sound. INPUT (red) (yellow)*...
  • Page 12: Step 3: Connecting The Mains Lead

    Audio L/R input jacks Step 3: Connecting the This connection will use your TV’s or audio Mains Lead component’s two speakers for sound. Digital audio input jack Plug the player and TV mains lead (power If your audio component has a Dolby* cord) into a mains.
  • Page 13: Controlling Tvs With The Remote

    ◆ For RMT-D187P/RMT-D189P remote Controlling TVs with the remote commander only You can control the sound level, input source, Manufacturer Code number and power switch of your Sony TV with the Sony 01 (default) supplied remote. Hitachi Available buttons Depending on the connected unit, you may...
  • Page 14: Step 5: Quick Setup

    Step 5: Quick Setup SCREEN SETUP 16:9 TV TYPE: 16:9 COLOR SYSTEM (VIDEO CD): SCREEN SAVER: 4:3 LETTER BOX 4:3 PAN SCAN BACKGROUND: Follow the steps below to make the minimum PROGRESSIVE (COMPONENT OUT ONLY) number of basic adjustments for using the AUTO MODE (PROGRESSIVE)
  • Page 15: Connecting A Usb Device (Dvp-Ns628P Only)

    Press X/x to select the type of Connecting a USB Device Dolby Digital signal to your audio (DVP-NS628P only) component. If your audio component has a Dolby Digital decoder, select “DOLBY You can connect a USB device to the USB DIGITAL.”...
  • Page 16: Playback

    You can have the player turned off automatically whenever you leave it in stop mode for more than Playback 30 minutes. To turn this function on or off, set “AUTO POWER OFF” in “CUSTOM SETUP” to Playing Discs “ON” or “OFF” (page 31). •...
  • Page 17 • “MULTI-DISC RESUME” in “CUSTOM SETUP” must be set to “ON” (default) for this function to work (page 31). • Resume Play does not work during Shuffle Play and Programme Play. • With some discs, Resume Play may not work, depending on the point you stop playback, or if you press [/1.
  • Page 18: Control Menu Display

    Control Menu display Use the Control Menu to select a function and to view related information. Press DISPLAY repeatedly to turn on or change the Control Menu display as follows: Control Menu display 1 Control Menu display 2 (Except CD and when “MEDIA” is set to “MUSIC”) Control Menu display off The Control Menu display 1 and 2 will show different items depending on the media type.
  • Page 19: List Of Control Menu Items

    SHUFFLE (page 22) List of Control Menu items Plays the title, chapter, or track in random order. Item Item Name, Function REPEAT (page 22) TITLE/SCENE/TRACK Plays all titles/tracks/albums or a single title/chapter/track/album/file CHAPTER/INDEX repeatedly. TRACK A-B REPEAT (page 23) Selects the title, scene, track, Specifies the parts you want to play chapter, or index to be played.
  • Page 20 ◆ Items for DATA discs or USB (DVP-NS628P TVS (TV Virtual Surround) only) Selects surround sound effect when connecting a stereo TV or 2 front Item Item Name, Function speakers. This only works when playing a multichannel Dolby audio ALBUM sound track.
  • Page 21: Various Play Mode Functions

    PROGRAM Various Play Mode ALL CLEAR 1. TITLE – – – – Functions 2. TITLE – – 3. TITLE – – 4. TITLE – – 5. TITLE – – You can set the following play modes: 6. TITLE – – •...
  • Page 22: Playing In Random Order (Shuffle Play)

    Selected track • When you programme tracks on a Super VCD, the total playing time is not displayed. 0:15:30 PROGRAM • You cannot use this function with VIDEO CDs or ALL CLEAR Super VCDs with PBC playback. – – 1. TRACK –...
  • Page 23: Repeating A Specific Portion (A-B Repeat Play)

    When you reach the ending point • DISC: repeats all of the titles, tracks, or albums. (Select ORIGINAL or PLAY (point B), press ENTER again. LIST in DVD-VR mode) The set points are displayed and the • USB: repeats all albums DVP-NS628P player starts repeating this specific only)
  • Page 24: Customizing The Playback Configuration

    Customizing the The “BRIGHTNESS” setting is not effective if you connect the player via the LINE OUT (VIDEO) Playback Configuration jack and select “PROGRESSIVE (COMPONENT OUT ONLY)” to “ON” using the “SCREEN SETUP.” Adjusting the playback Sharpening the picture picture (CUSTOM PICTURE MODE) (SHARPNESS) You can enhance the outlines of images to...
  • Page 25: Playing Video, Photo, And Music Files

    Parental Control (limited playback) Playing Video, Photo, You can set a playback limitation level. and Music Files After selecting (PARENTAL CONTROL) on the Control Menu The player can play video, photo, or music (page 18), press X/x to select “PLAYER files.
  • Page 26: Playing Video, Photo, And Music Files From Usb Device (Dvp-Ns628P Only)

    To play music with lyrics • If the number of viewing times is preset, you can play DivX video files as many times as the preset Press SUBTITLE while playing music files number. The following occurrences are counted: that contain unsynchronized lyric –...
  • Page 27: Setting The Pace For A Slide Show (Interval)

    To display photo information Selecting the slides’ Press SUBTITLE while viewing photo files. appearance (EFFECT) The detailed information for the selected photo file appears. You can select the way the slides are is displayed when the picture was taken displayed during a slide show. using flash.
  • Page 28: Settings And Adjustments

    LANGUAGE SETUP Settings and Adjustments You can set various languages for the on- Using the Setup Display screen display or sound track. ◆ OSD (On-Screen Display) You can make various adjustments to items, Switches the display language on the screen. such as picture and sound.
  • Page 29: Screen Setup

    Changes the video signals of an SCREEN SETUP NTSC VIDEO CD and outputs it in the PAL system. NTSC Changes the video signals of a Choose settings according to the TV to be PAL VIDEO CD and outputs it connected. in the NTSC system.
  • Page 30 To output progressive signals FULL Select this when you can Select “PROGRESSIVE change the aspect ratio on your (COMPONENT OUT ONLY),” and press ENTER. NORMAL Select this when you cannot Select “ON,” and press ENTER. change the aspect ratio on your TV.
  • Page 31: Custom Setup

    ◆ TRACK SELECTION (DVD VIDEO only) CUSTOM SETUP Gives the sound track which contains the highest number of channels priority when you play a DVD VIDEO on which multiple audio Use this to set up playback related and other formats (PCM, MPEG audio, DTS, or Dolby settings.
  • Page 32: Audio Setup

    ◆ DIGITAL OUT AUDIO SETUP Selects if audio signals are output via the DIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL) jack. Normally, select this position. You can set the sound according to the When you select “ON,” see playback and connection conditions. “Setting the digital output signal” for further settings.
  • Page 33 ◆ MPEG (DVDs only) The analogue audio signals from the LINE OUT Selects the type of MPEG audio signal. L/R (AUDIO) jacks are not affected by this setting Select this when the player is and keep their original sampling frequency level. connected to an audio component without a built-in MPEG decoder.
  • Page 34: Additional Information

    Should motion Play mode. any problem persist, consult your nearest , The player is in fast forward or fast reverse Sony dealer. mode. , If the audio signal does not come through Power the DIGITAL OUT (COAXIAL) jack, check the audio settings (page 32).
  • Page 35 “TRAY LOCKED” (DVP-NS628P only) The album/track/file names are not appears on the front panel display. displayed correctly. , Contact your Sony dealer or local , The player can only display numbers and authorized Sony service facility. alphabet. Other characters are displayed as “...
  • Page 36: Self-Diagnosis Function (When Letters/Numbers Appear On The Screen)

    Self-diagnosis Function (When letters/numbers appear on the screen) When the self-diagnosis function is activated to prevent the player from malfunctioning, a five-character service number (e.g., C 13 50) with a combination of a letter and four digits appears on the screen. In this case, check the following table.
  • Page 37: Playable Media

    – video , photo, or music files DVP-NS628P only. DVP-NS518P can play video files in MPEG-1 format only. DivX, DivX Certified, and associated logos are Notes about video, photo, or trademarks of DivX, Inc. and are used under license. music files that the player can Only support movie data of cyber shot.
  • Page 38: Region Code

    * “Design rule for Camera File system”: Image Region code standards for digital cameras regulated by JEITA (Japan Electronics and Information Technology Your player has a region code printed on the Industries Association). back of the unit and only will play ** A logical format of files and folders on CD- commercial DVDs (playback only) labelled ROMs, defined by ISO (International...
  • Page 39 However, since the audio material side does not conform to the Compact Disc (CD) standard, playback on this product is not guaranteed. Note on playback operations of DVDs and VIDEO CDs Some playback operations of DVDs and VIDEO CDs may be intentionally set by software producers.
  • Page 40: Specifications

    Taiwan model: 110 V AC, 60Hz Model for other areas: 110 – 240 V AC, 50/60 Hz See page 2 for further information. Power consumption: DVP-NS518P and DVP-NS618P: 8 W DVP-NS628P: 10 W Dimensions (approx.): 430 × 43 × 207 mm (width/height/depth) incl. projecting parts Mass (approx.):...
  • Page 41: Language Code List

    Language Code List For details, see pages 7, 28. The language spellings conform to the ISO 639: 1988 (E/F) standard. Code Language Code Language Code Language Code Language 1027 Afar 1183 Irish 1347 Maori 1507 Samoan 1028 Abkhazian 1186 Scots Gaelic 1349 Macedonian 1508 Shona 1032 Afrikaans...
  • Page 42: Index

    Index Numerics DTS 33 Playable Media 37 DVD 7, 16 PROGRAM 19, 21 16:9 29 DVD+RW 7, 37 Programme Play 21 4:3 LETTER BOX 29 DVD-RW 37 PROGRESSIVE 4:3 OUTPUT 30 (COMPONENT OUT 4:3 PAN SCAN 29 ONLY) 29 48kHz/96kHz PCM 33 EFFECT 20, 27 5.1 Channel Surround 12 QUICK 19...
  • Page 44 Printed on 70% or more recycled paper using VOC (Volatile Organic Compound)-free vegetable oil based ink. Sony Corporation Printed in Malaysia...

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