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Yamaha DVD-S2500 Owner's Manual

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  • Page 2: Important Safety Instructions

    IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS 12 Grounding or Polarization — This product may be equipped with a polarized alternating current line plug (a plug having one blade CAUTION wider than the other). This plug will fit into the power outlet only one way. This is a safety feature. If you are unable to insert the plug RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT OPEN fully into the outlet, try reversing the plug.
  • Page 3 One that lets the sound come through loud and clear without annoying blaring or distortion - and, most importantly, without affecting your sensitive hearing. Since hearing damage from loud sounds is often undetectable until it is too late, YAMAHA and the Electronic Industries Association’s Consumer Electronics Group recommend you to avoid prolonged exposure from excessive volume levels.
  • Page 4 OPEN. AVOID EXPOSURE TO BEAM. and may cause fire, damage to this unit, and/or personal injury. YAMAHA will not be held responsible LASER DIODE PROPERTIES for any damage resulting from use of this unit with a...
  • Page 5: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents DVD features..............21 Introduction Menu................21 Patent information............2 Camera angle ..............21 Changing the audio language and format....... 21 Playable disc formats ............2 Subtitle language ............21 Region management information........3 DVD-Audio features ............. 21 Supplied accessories ............3 Changing pages ..............
  • Page 6: Introduction

    Introduction Thank you for purchasing the YAMAHA DVD This manual refers to disc types using the following AUDIO/VIDEO SA-CD player. This Owner’s Manual symbols: explains its basic operations. DVD-Audio DVD-Video Video CD Patent information DVD-V DVD-A Manufactured under license from SA-CD Dolby Laboratories.
  • Page 7: Region Management Information

    Introduction Region management Installing batteries in the information remote control The unit is designed to support the Region Management Insert the batteries in the correct direction by aligning System. Check the regional code number on the disc the “+” and “–” marks on the batteries with the polarity package.
  • Page 8: Using The Remote Control

    Introduction Using the remote control Remote control sensor Point the remote control at the sensor, within approximately 6 m (20 feet) of the unit. Handling the remote control • Do not spill water or other liquids on the remote control. •...
  • Page 9: Functional Overview

    Functional Overview Front panel STANDBY/ON – turns on this unit or sets it to the standby mode s STOP Disc tray – stops playback e PAUSE – pauses playback – moves to the previous chapter or track p PLAY – moves to the next chapter or track –...
  • Page 10: Rear Panel

    Functional Overview Rear panel RS-232C terminal HDMI output terminal – use as an expansion terminal for commercial use – connect to the HDMI jack on a Consult your dealer for details HDMI-compatible AV component SCAN MODE switch REMOTE CONTROL connectors –...
  • Page 11: Remote Control

    Functional Overview Remote control DIMMER – adjusts the display brightness AUDIO DIRECT – switches video output on and off during audio disc playback SOUND MODE – turns the power of this unit ON or – selects the required sound mode enters standby mode •...
  • Page 12: Preparation

    Preparation • There are various ways to connect the player, depending i.LINK components connections on the equipment you wish to use. The following Use an i.LINK connection cable of approximately drawings illustrate some possible configurations. 3m (10 feet) or less to connect this unit to i.LINK- •...
  • Page 13: Analog Audio (Mixed 2Ch) Connection

    Preparation Analog audio (MIXED 2CH) connection Use the audio cable supplied with the player to connect AUDIO OUT L (left) and R (right) jacks of the player to the corresponding input jacks on your audio equipment, such as an AV receiver. VIDEO S VIDEO COMPONENT IN...
  • Page 14: Switching On

    MONITOR COMPATIBILITY WITH THIS MODEL 525P AND 625P DVD PLAYER, PLEASE CONTACT OUR CUSTOMER SERVICE CENTER. This unit is compatible with the complete line of YAMAHA products, including the projectors DPX-1000, DPX-1100, LPX-500, LPX-510, the plasma monitor PDM-1 and PDM-4210.
  • Page 15 Preparation 1Menu Language (see page 17) 5Analog output (see page 16) You can select the language displayed in the On-screen Enables you to specify the type of analog output suitable menu. for your AV receiver. Select [Multi-channel] if you are 1 Go to [Menu Language] (Setup Language Menu...
  • Page 16: On-Screen Menu

    On-screen menu The On-screen menu enables you to customize this unit Adv.Picture to suit your requirements. Allows you to fine-tune the following video parameters. 4:3 Aspect General operation You can adjust the aspect ratio of the projected images on the screen. This function is only available for 1 Press ON SCREEN on the remote control.
  • Page 17: Picture

    On-screen menu HDMI Video Picture Enables you to adjust the resolution depending on the Video shift monitor you are using. You can use this function only Adjusts the position of the image on the screen by when the HDMI output terminal is connected to a scrolling it to the left or right.
  • Page 18: Toolbar

    On-screen menu Night mode Angle When set to [On], the dynamics of the sound output is Some DVD discs feature a multiple angle function, optimized. High volume output is softened, enabling enabling you to watch certain scenes from various you to watch your favorite action movie without angles.
  • Page 19: Slide Show

    On-screen menu Slide Show Use this feature for JPEG slide show playback. TV shape If you connect to a conventional 4:3 aspect TV, select Picture time [4:3 panscan] (the left and right sides are trimmed when Sets the duration for each image. you play 16:9 video) or [4:3 letterbox] (black areas Choices: Slow, Medium, Fast appear at the top and bottom when you play 16:9 video).
  • Page 20: Audio Menu

    On-screen menu PCM output Audio Menu Enables you to select PCM digital output at 48 kHz or Digital output 96 kHz. If you select [48 KHz], PCM data will be Enables you to specify the type of digital output that best converted to 2-ch 48 kHz or less.
  • Page 21: Language

    On-screen menu Language Enables you to select a language for audio, subtitles, On-screen menus or DVD menus. The selected languages will be used for all discs, until you modify your settings. Center Front Distance If the selected language is not available on the disc, the Distance default language designated by the disc will be applied.
  • Page 22: Dvd/Cd Mode

    On-screen menu Surround Size Slope Specifies the surround speaker size. Filter slope adjustment for a subwoofer. Choices: Large, Small, Off Choices: 12, 18, 24 (dB/oct) Initial setting: Large Initial setting: 12 (dB/oct) Subwoofer Front R Vol If you wish to use a subwoofer, select [On]. Otherwise Choices: –6 to +6 Initial setting: 0 select [Off].
  • Page 23 On-screen menu Connection Status AutoPlay Select This screen shows components connected using the You can use this setting to specify a receiver for i.LINK interface, and the transfer capabilities of each automatically switching the input to this player when component with respect to Dolby Digital, DTS and you start playback of a disc.
  • Page 24: Operation

    Operation Notes: Playing a disc – Unless otherwise stated, all operations described 1 Insert the disc and close the tray. herein are based on remote control usage. Playback starts automatically. – Some operations can be carried out using the On- The TV screen and the player’s front panel display screen menu on the TV screen.
  • Page 25: Dvd Features

    Operation DVD features DVD-Audio features The DVD-Audio is developed for the sole purpose of Menu creating high quality pure sound with Linear PCM and Packed PCM (Loss less coding) in up to six audio- DVDs may contain menus to navigate the disc and channels.
  • Page 26: Sa-Cd (Super Audio Cd)

    Operation SA-CD (Super Audio CD) <HD layer> SA-CD TRACK 1 Multichannel area The SA-CD standard is based on Direct Stream Digital TRACK 2 (if available) (DSD) technology. This new direct-stream digital TRACK 3 <HD layer> format comprises a 1-bit system that has a digital TRACK 1 Stereo area sampling frequency that is 64 times higher than that of...
  • Page 27: Audio Cd

    Operation The following VCD and SVCD features and Audio CD formats are supported: • Audio CDs contain only TRACKS. Features Video CDs 2.0 Super Video CDs 1.0 • They can be played on this unit with the audio output MPEG-2 Video MPEG-1 connected to a stereo system or to your TV.
  • Page 28: Mp3

    Operation Additional note for MP3 disc playback: – The disc read time may exceed 10 seconds due to the large number of songs compiled onto one disc. You can play MP3 music that was recorded onto a CD-R – Multi-session discs are supported. or CD-RW by a computer.
  • Page 29: Jpeg

    Operation • Press MENU to return to the thumbnail screen. JPEG • When you press PAUSE, the slide show pauses. To return to the normal slide show, press PLAY. This player can playback JPEG format pictures on a • Repeat and shuffle function are also available for JPEG personally recorded CD-R/RW disc or commercial CD.
  • Page 30: General Features

    Operation 3 Select [+1] to resume playback at normal speed. General features 4 If you press the e button, the speed will be set to zero (PAUSE). 5 To exit slow motion mode, press PLAY. Moving to another segment Notes: DVD-A DVD-V SA-CD...
  • Page 31: Repeat

    Operation Repeat Shuffle DVD-A DVD-V Press REPEAT button to repeat a certain segment of the disc. This function shuffles the playing order of chapters or Each time you press REPEAT, the repeat mode changes tracks within a title/group/album (if the title/group/ as follows: album has more than one chapter or track).
  • Page 32: Fts Video/Audio Program

    Operation FTS video/audio program Erasing all tracks/chapters/indexes from the FTS list DVD-A DVD-V SA-CD • The FTS (Favorite Track Selection) function enables You can erase everything at once in the FTS list. you to store your favorite tracks, etc. 1 Press ON SCREEN on the remote control. •...
  • Page 33: Deauthorizing Discs

    Operation Ratings 1 to 8: Notes: – The player memory can maintain 120 authorized If you set a rating for the player, all scenes with the same (Disc locked) disc titles. A disc title will be added to rating or lower will be played. Higher rated scenes will the list if [Play always] is selected.
  • Page 34: Troubleshooting

    – SCMS copy protected discs cannot be recorded digitally. Try recording by analog jacks. If the problem is not listed above, or if the instructions fail to help, turn off the power to the unit, disconnect the power cable, and contact the nearest authorized YAMAHA dealer or service center.
  • Page 35: Specifications

    Specifications PLAYBACK SYSTEM AUDIO PERFORMANCE (Without upsampling) DVD-Audio DA Converter 24 bits DVD-Video fs 96 kHz 2 Hz - 44 kHz Super Audio-CD, Stereo/Multi-channel and Hybrid disc CD/Video CD fs 44.1 kHz 2 Hz - 20 kHz DVD+R, DVD+RW Signal-Noise Ratio 115 dB DVD-R, DVD-RW (Video Format) Dynamic Range...