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  • Page 1 OWNER’S MANUAL Network 3D Blu-ray Disc™ / DVD Player Please read this manual carefully before operating your set and retain it for future reference. BP450 P/NO : MFL68164501_1.0...
  • Page 2 Getting Started Safety Information CAUTION RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK CAUTION: This product employs a Laser System. DO NOT OPEN To ensure proper use of this product, please read CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC this owner’s manual carefully and retain it for future SHOCK DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK) NO reference.
  • Page 3 Contact office for compliance of this product: 4. For more detailed information about LG Electronics European Shared Service Center B.V. disposal of your old appliance, please European Standard Team contact your city office, waste disposal...
  • Page 4 Getting Started > Caution Notes on Copyrights y Watching a 3D content for a long period y Because AACS (Advanced Access Content time may cause dizziness or tiredness. System) is approved as content protection y It is not recommended to watch a movie system for Blu-ray Disc format, similar to use of in 3D mode for infirm, child and pregnant CSS (Content Scramble System) for DVD format,...
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents Table of Contents Getting Started Operating Safety Information Home Menu Display Introduction – Using [HOME] menu – Playable Discs and symbols used in Playing the Linked Devices this manual – Playing a disc – About the “7” Symbol Display –...
  • Page 6 Table of Contents – Enjoying BD-Live™ – LG AV Remote – Private Sound Mode Using the Premium Enjoying with LG Multi-room Audio (LG Music Flow) Troubleshooting Troubleshooting – General – Network – Picture – Customer support – Open source software notice...
  • Page 7: 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 “Blu-ray 3D” discs and “Blu-ray 3D ONLY” discs. y BD-R/RE discs that are recorded in BDAV format. Blu-ray y BD-R/RE discs that contain Movie, Music or Photo files.
  • Page 8: 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 9: Remote Control

    Getting Started Remote Control • • • • • • a • • • • • • • • • • • • d • • • • • 1 (POWER): Switches the player Colored (R, G, Y, B) buttons: Use ON or OFF.
  • Page 10: Front Panel

    Getting Started Front Panel a Disc Tray d R (OPEN / CLOSE) b Power Indicator e 1/! (POWER) c Remote Sensor f USB Port Rear Panel COAXIAL a DC IN 12V (AC adapter input) c HDMI OUT b LAN port d DIGITAL AUDIO OUT (COAXIAL)
  • Page 11: Connecting

    Connecting Connecting the AC Connecting to Your TV Adapter If you have a HDMI TV or monitor, you can connect it to this player using a HDMI cable (Type A, High Connect the unit to the power supply with the Speed HDMI™...
  • Page 12: 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 13: Connecting To An Amplifier

    Connecting Note Connecting to an y If your TV does not accept the resolution Amplifier you have set on the player, you can set resolution to 576p as follows: 1. Press B to open the disc tray. Make one of the following connections, depending 2.
  • Page 14: Connecting To An Amplifier Via Hdmi Output

    Connecting Connecting to an Amplifier via Connecting to an Amplifier via HDMI Output Digital Audio Output Connect the player’s HDMI OUT jack to the Connect the player’s COAXIAL OUT jack to the corresponding in jack on your amplifier using a corresponding in jack on your amplifier using a HDMI cable.
  • Page 15: Connecting To Your Home Network

    Connecting Connecting to your Home Network Broadband service This player can be connected to a local area network (LAN) via the LAN port on the rear panel. By connecting the unit to a broadband home network, you have access to services such as software updates, BD-Live interactivity and on-line Router content services.
  • Page 16 Connecting Note 1. Select [Connection Setting] option in the [Settings] menu then press ENTER (b). If there is no DHCP server on the network and you want to set the IP address manually, select [Static] then set [IP Address], [Subnet Mask], [Gateway] and [DNS Server] using W/S/A/D and numerical buttons.
  • Page 17 Connecting Notes on Network Connection subscriber agreement with your ISP, you may not be able to use the internet connection feature y Many network connection problems during contained in this player or you may be limited set up can often be fixed by re-setting the to the number of devices you can connect at router or modem.
  • Page 18: Initial Setup

    Updates. 6. Displays the guide to enjoy online contents Read and prepare the preparations for the using LG AV Remote. Press ENTER (b). network settings and then press ENTER (b) while [Start] is highlighted. If wired network is connected, the network connection setting will automatically be finished.
  • Page 19: Settings

    System Setting Settings [NETWORK] Menu The [NETWORK] settings are needed to use the software update, BD-Live and on-line content services. Adjust the Setup Settings Connection Setting You can change the settings of the player in the [Settings] menu. If your home network environment is ready 1.
  • Page 20: [Display] Menu

    System Setting [DISPLAY] Menu Smart Service Setting [Country Setting] TV Aspect Ratio Select your area for displaying proper online Select a TV aspect ratio option according to your TV content service. type. [Initialize] [4:3 Letter Box] Depending on the region, [Initialize] function Select when a standard 4:3 TV is connected.
  • Page 21 System Setting Resolution HDMI Color Setting Sets the output resolution of the HDMI video signal. Select the type of output from the HDMI OUT jack. Refer to page 12 for details about the resolution For this setting, please refer to the manuals of your setting.
  • Page 22: [Language] Menu

    System Setting [LANGUAGE] Menu [AUDIO] Menu Each disc has a variety of audio output options. Set Display Menu the player’s Audio options according to the type of audio system you use. Select a language for the [Settings] menu and on- screen display.
  • Page 23: [Lock] Menu

    System Setting [LOCK] Menu Sampling Freq. (Digital Audio Output) The [LOCK] settings affect only BD-ROM and DVD playback. [48 kHz] To access the any features in [LOCK] settings, you Select this if your A/V Receiver or Amplifier is must enter the 4-digit security code you have not capable of handling 192 kHz and 96 kHz created.
  • Page 24: [Others] Menu

    System Setting [OTHERS] Menu DVD Rating Blocks playback of rated DVD based on their Quick Start content. (Not all discs are rated.) [Rating 1-8] This player can stay in standby mode with low power consumption, so that the player can Rating one (1) has the most restrictions and instantly boot without delay when you turn on this rating eight (8) is the least restrictive.
  • Page 25 System Setting Software [Information] Displays the current software version. [OSS Notice] LGE Open Source Software Notice is displayed. [Update] You can update the software by connecting the unit directly to the software update server (see page 47). Daylight Saving Time When you use the BBC App, this function sets the time ahead one hour for daylight saving time(GMT+1).
  • Page 26: Operating

    Operating Operating Home Menu Display Playing the Linked Devices Using [HOME] menu The home menu appears when you press HOME Playing a disc (n). Use A/D to select a category and press erot ENTER (b). 1. Press B (OPEN/CLOSE), and place a disc on the disc tray.
  • Page 27: Playing Blu-Ray 3D Disc

    Operating Playing Blu-ray 3D disc Playing a file on disc/USB device This player can play the Blu-ray 3D discs which contains separate views for the left and right eyes. This player can play video, audio and photo files contained in the disc or USB device. Preparation 1.
  • Page 28: Playing A File On Android Device

    Operating Playing a file on Android Notes on USB device device y This player supports USB flash drive/external HDD formatted in FAT32 and NTFS when accessing files (music, photo, movie). However, for BD-Live, use the USB flash drive / external This player can play video, audio and photo files HDD formatted in FAT32.
  • Page 29: Playing A File On A Network Server

    Operating Playing a file on a network Notes on Connecting Android device server y This unit can support only MTP (Media Transfer Protocol) Android (4.0 or later is recommended) devices. y Do not extract Android device during operation This player can play video, audio and photo files (play, etc.).
  • Page 30: Using Home Network Server For Pc

    Software to share and then click the [OK]. The checked folder is added to the [My Shared Contents] 1. Start up your computer, visit and then click the [OK] at the bottom of the If necessary, select your region.
  • Page 31: System Requirements

    Operating General Playback System requirements Minimum System Basic operations for video and y CPU : Intel® 2.0 GHz or AMD Sempron™ 2000+ processors audio content y Memory : 1 GB of free RAM y Graphics card : 64 MB video memory, minimum To stop playback resolution of 1024 x 768 pixels, and 16 bit color Press Z (STOP) during playback.
  • Page 32: Basic Operations For Photo Content

    Operating Basic operations for photo Resume playback content eroyt To play a slide show The unit records the point where you pressed the Press d (PLAY) to start slide show. Z (STOP) depending on the disc. If “MZ (Resume Stop)” appears on the screen briefly, To stop a slide show press d (PLAY) to resume playback (from the scene Press Z (STOP) while slide show.
  • Page 33: Last Scene Memory

    Operating On-Screen Display Last Scene Memory You can display and adjust various information and This unit memorizes the last scene from the last disc settings about the content. that is viewed. The last scene remains in memory even if you remove the disc from the unit or switch To control video playback off the unit.
  • Page 34: To Control Photo View

    Operating Note Displaying content information on- screen y If no button is pressed for a few seconds, the on-screen display disappears. eroy y A title number cannot be selected on some discs. 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m). y Available items may differ depending on 2.
  • Page 35: Advanced Playback

    Operating Advanced Playback Setting the slide show option You can use various options during viewing a photo in full screen. 1. While viewing pictures, press INFO/MENU (m). Repeat playback 2. Select an [Option] using A/D, and press erotu ENTER (b). Blu-ray Disc / DVD / Video files During playback, press REPEAT (h) to select a desired repeat mode.
  • Page 36: Repeating A Specific Portion

    Operating Repeating a specific portion Selecting a subtitle language eroty eroy This player can repeat a portion you have selected. 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m). 1. During playback, press REPEAT (h). 2. Select an [Option] using A/D, and press ENTER (b).
  • Page 37: Watching From A Different Angle

    Operating Watching from a different Changing subtitle Code Page angle If the subtitle is displayed in broken letter, you can change the subtitle code page to view the subtitle If the disc contains scenes recorded at different file properly. camera angles, you can change to a different 1.
  • Page 38: Changing The Picture Mode

    Operating Changing the Picture Mode Viewing content information eroy You can change the [Picture mode] option during The player can display the content information. playback. 1. Select a file using W/S/A/D. 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m). 2. Press INFO/MENU (m). The file information 2.
  • Page 39: Selecting A Subtitle File

    Operating Selecting a subtitle file Listening to music during slide show If the subtitle file name is different from the video file name, you need to select the subtitle file on the You can display photo files while listening to audio [Movie] menu before playing the movie.
  • Page 40: Playing File Encoded In 3D

    Operating Advanced Features Playing file encoded in 3D This function allows you to play 3D content in case Enjoying BD-Live™ of file encoded in 3D. 1. During playback, press INFO/MENU (m). 2. Select [3D] using A/D, and press ENTER (b). BD-ROM supporting BD-Live that has a network 3.
  • Page 41: Lg Av Remote

    Visit 1. Check the network connection and settings “Apple iTunes” or “Google Android Market (Google (page 15). Play Store)” for detailed information of “LG AV 2. Press HOME (n). Remote”. 3. Select the [Premium] using A/D, and press Private Sound Mode ENTER (b).
  • Page 42: Enjoying With Lg Multi-Room Audio (Lg Music Flow)

    If playback doesn’t work smoothly, the connection may be broken automatically. y When you perform private sound mode, LG smart Hi-Fi audio system MUSIC flow allows you this function is unavailable. to enjoy music with the several speaker wirelessly.
  • Page 43: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Troubleshooting Troubleshooting General Symptom Cause & Solution The unit does not work y Turn off the power of this unit and the connected external device (TV, properly. Woofer, DVD-player, Amplifier, etc.) and turn it on again. y Disconnect the power cord of this unit and the connected external device (TV, Woofer, DVD-player, Amplifier, etc.) and then try connecting again.
  • Page 44: Network

    Troubleshooting Network Symptom Cause & Solution BD-Live feature does not work. y The connected USB storage may not have enough space. Connect the USB storage with at least 1GB free space. y Ensure that the unit is correctly connected to the local area network and can access the internet (page 15).
  • Page 45: Picture

    In addition to the source code, all referred license terms, warranty disclaimers and copyright notices are available for download. LG Electronics will also provide open source code to you on CD-ROM for a charge covering the cost of performing such distribution (such as the cost of media, shipping and handling) upon email request to
  • Page 46: 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 47: Network Software Update

    Appendix Network Software Software update Update You can update the player using the latest software to enhance the products operation and/or add new features. You can update the software by connecting the unit directly to the software update Network update notification server.
  • Page 48 Note The Software Update function may not work properly depending on your internet environment. In this case, you can obtain the latest software from the authorized LG Electronics Service Center then update your player. Refer to “Customer Support” on page...
  • Page 49: Additional Information

    Appendix Additional Information File requirement Video files File File Audio Codec Format Subtitle Location Extension Format “.avi”, “.mpg”, “.mpeg”, XVID, MPEG1 SS, H.264/ Dolby SubRip (.srt / .txt), SAMI (.smi), “.mkv”, “.mp4”, “.asf”, MPEG-4 AVC, MPEG2 Digital, SubStation Alpha (.ssa/.txt), “.wmv”, “.m4v”...
  • Page 50: 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 51: About Dlna

    Appendix About DLNA Compatibility notes This Player is a DLNA Certified digital media player y Because BD-ROM is a new format, certain disc, that can display and play video, photo and audio digital connection and other compatibility issues content from your DLNA-compatible digital media are possible.
  • Page 52: Audio Output Specifications

    Appendix Audio Output Specifications Jack/Setting COAXIAL (DIGITAL AUDIO OUT) Source Auto DTS Re-encode Dolby Digital PCM 2ch Dolby Digital Dolby Digital Plus PCM 2ch Dolby Digital Dolby TrueHD PCM 2ch DTS 2ch Dolby Digital PCM 2ch DTS-HD PCM 2ch Linear PCM 2ch PCM 2ch DTS 2ch PCM 2ch...
  • Page 53 Appendix y The audio is outputted up to PCM 48 kHz/16 bit for MP3/WMA file and PCM 44.1kHz/16 bit for Audio CD during playback. y You must select a digital audio output and a maximum sampling frequency that your Amplifier (or AV receiver) accepts using [Digital Output] and [Sampling Freq.] options on the [Settings] menu (page 22).
  • Page 54: 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 55: 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 56: Trademarks And Licenses

    Appendix Trademarks and Licenses All other trademarks are trademarks of their respective owners. Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. Dolby and the double-D symbol Blu-ray Disc™, Blu-ray™, Blu-ray 3D™, BD-Live™, are trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. BONUSVIEW™ and the logos are trademarks of the Blu-ray Disc Association.
  • Page 57 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 58: Specifications

    Appendix Specifications General y Model : WA-12M12FG y Manufacturer: Asian Power Devices Inc. AC adapter y Input: 100-240 V~, 50-60 Hz 0.5 A Max. y Output: 12 V 0 1 A Networked standby 0.5 W (If all network ports are activated.) power consumption Dimensions (W x H x D) Approx.
  • Page 59: 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.
  • Page 60: Important Information Relating To Network Services

    Appendix Important Information Relating to Network Services All information, data, documents, communications, downloads, files, text, images, photographs, graphics, videos, webcasts, publications, tools, resources, software, code, programs, applets, widgets, applications, products and other content (“Content”) and all services and offerings (“Services”) provided or made available by or through any third party (each a “Service Provider”) is the sole responsibility of the Service Provider from whom it...