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LG BP135 Owner's Manual

LG BP135 Owner's Manual

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Blu-ray Disc™/DVD Player
Please read this manual carefully before operating
your set and retain it for future reference.
P/NO : MFL68023301


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  • Page 1 OWNER’S MANUAL Blu-ray Disc™/DVD Player Please read this manual carefully before operating your set and retain it for future reference. BP135 P/NO : MFL68023301...
  • Page 2 Getting Started Safety Information CAUTION Use of controls, adjustments or the performance of RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK procedures other than those specified herein may DO NOT OPEN result in hazardous radiation exposure. CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC CAUTION concerning the Power Cord SHOCK DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK) NO USER-SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE REFER SERVICING Most appliances recommend they be placed upon...
  • Page 3 Getting Started This device is equipped with a portable battery or y Connect the equipment into an outlet on a accumulator. circuit different from that to which the receiver is connected. Safe way to remove the battery or the battery from the equipment: Remove the old battery y Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV or battery pack, follow the steps in reverse order...
  • Page 4: Notes On Copyrights

    Getting Started Notes on Copyrights y Because AACS (Advanced Access Content System) is approved as content protection system for Blu-ray Disc format, similar to use of CSS (Content Scramble System) for DVD format, certain restrictions are imposed on playback, analog signal output, etc., of AACS protected content.
  • Page 5: Important Safety

    Getting Started IMPORTANT SAFETY 14. Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel. Servicing is required when the apparatus has INSTRUCTIONS been damaged in any way, such as power- supply cord or plug is damaged, liquid has been 1. Read these instructions. spilled or objects have fallen into the apparatus, the apparatus has been exposed to rain or 2.
  • Page 6: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents Table of Contents – Basic operations for photo content – Using the disc menu – Resume playback – Last scene memory Advanced Playback Getting Started – Repeat playback – Repeating a specific portion Safety Information – Viewing content information Introduction –...
  • Page 7 Table of Contents Language Code List Trademarks and Licenses Specifications Maintenance – Handling the unit – Notes on discs Some of contents in this manual may differ from your player depending on the software of the player or your service provider.
  • Page 8: Getting Started

    Getting Started Introduction Playable discs and symbols used in this manual Media/Term Logo Symbol Description y Discs such as movies that can be purchased or rented. y BD-R/RE discs that are recorded in BDAV format. Blu-ray y BD-R/RE discs that contain Video, Audio or Photo files.
  • Page 9: About The "7" Symbol Display

    [Mastered] in order to make the discs compatible with the LG players when formatting rewritable discs. When setting the option to Live System, you cannot use it on LG player. (Mastered/Live File System : Disc format system for windows Vista)
  • Page 10: Remote Control

    Getting Started Remote Control • • • • • • a • • • • • • • • • • • • d • • • • • 1 (POWER): Switches the player Colored (R, G, Y, B) buttons: Use ON or OFF.
  • Page 11: Front Panel

    Getting Started Front Panel a Disc Tray d B (OPEN / CLOSE) b Power Indicator e 1 (POWER) c Remote Sensor f USB Port Rear Panel a DC IN 12V (AC adapter input) b HDMI OUT...
  • Page 12: Connecting

    Connecting Connecting the AC Connecting to your TV Adapter If you have an HDMI TV or monitor, you can connect it to this player using an HDMI cable (Type Connect the unit to the power supply with the A, High Speed HDMI™ Cable). Connect the HDMI supplied AC adapter.
  • Page 13: What Is Simplink

    Some functions of this unit are controlled by the - Try switching off the HDMI/DVI device and TV’s remote control when this unit and LG TV’s with this player. Next, switch on the HDMI/DVI SIMPLINK are connected through HDMI connection.
  • Page 14: Resolution Setting

    Connecting Note Resolution setting y If your TV does not accept the resolution The player provides several output resolutions for you have set on the player, you can set HDMI OUT jack. You can change the resolution resolution to 480p as follows: using [Setup] menu.
  • Page 15: Connecting To An Amplifier

    Connecting Connecting to an Connecting to an amplifier via HDMI output Amplifier Connect the player’s HDMI OUT jack to the corresponding in jack on your amplifier using an Make one of the following connections, depending HDMI cable. on the capabilities of your existing equipment. y HDMI audio connection (page 15) Rear of the unit Since many factors affect the type of audio output,...
  • Page 16: Usb Device Connection

    Connecting Note USB Device y This player supports USB flash drive/ Connection external HDD formatted in FAT32 and NTFS when accessing files (music, photo, movie). However, Audio CD recording, use the USB This player can play video, audio and photo files flash drive / external HDD formatted in contained in the USB device.
  • Page 17: System Setting

    System Setting Initial Setup Settings When you turn on the unit for the first time, the Adjust the setup settings initial setup wizard appears on the screen. Set the display language on the initial setup wizard. You can change the settings of the player in the 1.
  • Page 18: [Display] Menu

    System Setting [DISPLAY] menu Resolution Sets the output resolution of the HDMI video signal. TV Aspect Ratio Refer to page 14 for details about the resolution setting. Select a TV aspect ratio option according to your TV type. [Auto] [4:3 Letter Box] If the HDMI OUT jack is connected to TVs providing display information (EDID), Select when a standard 4:3 TV is connected.
  • Page 19: [Language] Menu

    System Setting [LANGUAGE] menu HDMI Color Setting Select the type of output from the HDMI OUT jack. Display Menu For this setting, please refer to the manuals of your display device. Select a language for the [Setup] menu and on- screen display.
  • Page 20: [Audio] Menu

    System Setting [AUDIO] menu Sampling Freq. (Digital Audio Output) Each disc has a variety of audio output options. Set the player’s Audio options according to the type of [48 kHz] audio system you use. Select this if your A/V Receiver or Amplifier is Note not capable of handling 192 kHz and 96 kHz Since many factors affect the type of audio...
  • Page 21: [Lock] Menu

    System Setting [LOCK] menu DRC (Dynamic Range Control) This function allows you to listen to a movie at a The [LOCK] settings affect only Blu-ray Disc and lower volume without losing clarity of sound. DVD playback. To access the any features in [LOCK] settings, you [Auto] must enter the 4-digit security code you have The dynamic range of the Dolby TrueHD audio...
  • Page 22: [Others] Menu

    System Setting [OTHERS] menu DVD Rating Blocks playback of rated DVD based on their Auto Power Off content. (Not all discs are rated.) The screen saver appears when you leave the [Unlock] player in Stop mode for about five minutes. If If you select [Unlock], parental control is not you set this option to [On], the unit automatically active and the disc plays in full.
  • Page 23: Operating

    Operating General Playback Playing a disc erto 1. Press B (OPEN/CLOSE), and place a disc on the Using [HOME] menu disc tray. The home menu appears when you press HOME 2. Press B (OPEN/CLOSE) to close the disc tray. (1). Use a/d to select a category and press For the most Audio CD, BD-ROM and ENTER (b).
  • Page 24: Basic Operations For Video And Audio

    Operating Basic operations for video and Basic operations for photo audio content content To stop playback To play a slide show Press Z (STOP) during playback. Press z (PLAY) to start slide show. To pause playback To stop a slide show Press M (PAUSE) during playback.
  • Page 25: Resume Playback

    Operating Resume playback Last scene memory eroyt This unit memorizes the last scene from the last disc that is viewed. The last scene remains in memory The unit records the point where you pressed the even if you remove the disc from the unit or switch Z (STOP) depending on the disc.
  • Page 26: Advanced Playback

    Operating Advanced Playback Repeating a specific portion eroty This player can repeat a portion you have selected. Repeat playback 1. During playback, press REPEAT (h) to select erotu [A-] at the beginning of the portion you wish to repeat. 2. Press ENTER (b) at the end of the portion. Your During playback, press REPEAT (h) repeatedly to selected portion will be repeated continually.
  • Page 27: Changing Content List View

    Operating Changing content list view Selecting a subtitle file On the [Movie], [Music] or [Photo] menu, you can If the subtitle file name is different from the video change the content list view. file name, you need to select the subtitle file on the [Movie] menu before playing the movie.
  • Page 28: Options While Viewing A Photo

    Operating Options while viewing a photo Listening to music during slide show You can use various options during viewing a photo in full screen. You can display photo files while listening to music 1. While viewing a photo in full screen, press INFO/ files.
  • Page 29: On-Screen Display

    Operating On-Screen Display 2. Select an option using w/s. 3. Use a/d to adjust the selected option value. 4. Press BACK(1) to exit the on-screen display. You can display and adjust various information and Note settings about the content. y If no button is pressed for a few seconds, Displaying content information the on-screen display disappears.
  • Page 30: Playing From Selected Time

    Operating Playing from selected time Hearing a different audio eroy eroy 1. Press INFO/MENU (m) during playback. The 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m) to time search box shows the elapsed playing display the on-screen display. time. 2. Use w/s to select the [Audio] option. 2.
  • Page 31: Changing The Tv Aspect Ratio

    Operating Changing the TV aspect ratio Changing the picture mode eroy You can change the TV aspect ratio setting during You can change the [Picture mode] option during playback. playback. 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m) to 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m) to display the on-screen display.
  • Page 32: Audio Cd Recording

    This equipment should not be used for such purposes. LG expressly disclaims any responsibility for illegal distribution or use of unauthorized content in commercial purpose.
  • Page 33: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Troubleshooting General Issue Cause & Solution The power does not turn on. y Plug the power cord into the wall outlet securely. The unit does not start y Insert a playable disc. (Check the disc type, color system, and regional playback.
  • Page 34: Picture

    You can update the Player using the latest software to enhance the products operation and/or add new features. To obtain the latest software for this player (if updates have been made), please visit or contact LG Electronics customer care center. Open source software notice To obtain the corresponding source code under GPL, LGPL and other open source licenses, please visit
  • Page 35: Appendix

    Appendix Controlling a TV with Setting up the remote to control your TV the Supplied Remote You can operate your TV with the supplied remote Control control. If your TV is listed in the table below, set the appropriate manufacturer code. You can control your TV using the buttons below.
  • Page 36: Additional Information

    Appendix Additional Information File requirement Video files File File Codec Format Audio Format Subtitle Location Extension “.avi”, “.mpg”, “.mpeg”, XVID, MPEG1 SS, Dolby Digital, SubRip (.srt / .txt), SAMI (.smi), “.mkv”, “.mp4”, “.asf”, H.264/MPEG-4 DTS, MP3, SubStation Alpha (.ssa/.txt), “.m4v” (DRM free), AVC, MPEG2 PS, WMA, AC3 MicroDVD (.sub/.txt), VobSub...
  • Page 37: Avchd (Advanced Video Codec High Definition)

    Appendix Note Note y The file name is limited to 180 characters. y A “.avi” file which is encoded “WMV 9 codec” is not supported. y Maximum files/Folder: Less than 2000 (total number of files and folders) y This player supports UTF-8 files even it contains Unicode subtitle content.
  • Page 38: Certain System Requirements

    Appendix Certain system requirements Compatibility notes For high definition video playback: y Because BD-ROM is a new format, certain disc, digital connection and other compatibility issues y High definition display that has HDMI input jack. are possible. If you experience compatibility y BD-ROM disc with high definition content.
  • Page 39: Audio Output Specifications

    Appendix Audio Output Specifications Jack/Setting HDMI OUT Source BitStream PCM Stereo PCM Multi-Ch DTS Re-encode Dolby Digital PCM 2ch PCM 2ch Dolby Digital Dolby Digital Plus PCM 2ch PCM 2ch Dolby Digital Plus Dolby TrueHD PCM 2ch PCM 2ch Dolby TrueHD PCM 2ch PCM 2ch DTS-HD...
  • Page 40: Area Code List

    Appendix Area Code List Choose an area code from this list. Area Code Area Code Area Code Area Code Afghanistan Fiji Monaco Singapore Argentina Finland Mongolia Slovak Republic Australia France Morocco Slovenia Austria Germany Nepal South Africa Belgium Great Britain Netherlands South Korea Bhutan...
  • Page 41: Language Code List

    Appendix Language Code List Use this list to input your desired language for the following initial settings: [Disc Audio], [Disc Subtitle] and [Disc Menu]. Language Code Language Code Language Code Language Code Afar 6565 French 7082 Lithuanian 7684 Sindhi 8368 Afrikaans 6570 Frisian...
  • Page 42: Trademarks And Licenses

    Appendix Trademarks and Licenses Manufactured under license under U.S. Patent Nos: 5,956,674; 5,974,380; 6,487,535 & other U.S. and worldwide patents issued & pending. DTS, Blu-ray Disc™, Blu-ray™, BONUSVIEW™ and the Symbol, & DTS and the Symbol together are the logos are trademarks of the Blu-ray Disc registered trademarks &...
  • Page 43 Appendix Cinavia Notice This product uses Cinavia technology to limit the use of unauthorized copies of some commercially- produced film and videos and their soundtracks. When a prohibited use of an unauthorized copy is detected, a message will be displayed and playback or copying will be interrupted.
  • Page 44: Specifications

    Appendix Specifications General Power requirements DC 12 V 0 1 A AC adapter WA-12M12FU Dimensions (W x H x D) Approx. 270 x 39 x 198 mm (10.6 x 1.5 x 7.8 inches) Net Weight (Approx.) 0.84 kg (1.85 lbs) Operating temperature 5 °C to 35 °C (41 °F to 95 °F) Operating humidity...
  • Page 45: Maintenance

    Appendix Maintenance Notes on discs Handling discs Handling the unit Do not touch the playback side of the disc. Hold the disc by the edges so that fingerprints do not get on the surface. Never stick paper or tape on the When shipping the unit disc.

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