SURROUND: Changes the Surround sound
setting. Press the button to select
between 5.1CHANNEL and STEREO
modes. (Refer to details on “Sound
Remote Control Functions in Tuner Mode
TUNER: Select the TUNER and switch be-
VOL+/–: Adjust the sound volume.
MUTE: Mute and restore the sound.
TUNER +/–: Tune down and up the radio fre-
MEMORY: Store a station.
/CH–/ : Select programmed stations.
AUDIO: Select between Stereo and
Mono mode for Tuner (FM).
Using Remote Control to Navigate through
the On-Screen Menus
Use , , , buttons and OK on the remote
control to navigate through the on-screen dis-
plays (the DVD player’s menu, the Info Display that
appears during playback, or a disc’s menu).
, , , buttons on the remote control
to move through on-screen menus in the direc-
tion of the button (e.g., to move right, press ).
The buttons are used to highlight an option. Once
highlighted, press OK to select the option that is
Types of Menus
• Disc menu — The appearance and contents of
this menu varies according to the type of disc
you have inserted. It is separate from the Setup
• Info menu — The unit’s Info menu appears at
the top of the screen while the disc is playing.
Press INFO on the remote control to switch the
Info menu on or o.
• Setup menu — Press SETUP to access this
It's important to read this instruction prior to using your new product for the rst time.
This device complies with part 15 of the FCC
Rules. Operation is subject to the following two
conditions: (1) This device may not cause harmful
interference, and (2) this device must accept any
interference received, including interference that
may cause undesired operation.
This equipment has been tested and found to
comply with the limits for a Class B digital device,
pursuant to part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits
are designed to provide reasonable protection
against harmful interference in a residential
installation. This equipment generates, uses
and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if
not installed and used in accordance with the
instructions, may cause harmful interference to
However, there is no guarantee that interference
will not occur in a particular installation. If this
equipment does cause harmful interference
to radio or television reception, which can be
determined by turning the equipment off and
on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the
interference by one or more of the following
Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
Increase the separation between the
equipment and receiver.
Connect the equipment into an outlet on
a circuit different from that to which the
receiver is connected.
Consult the dealer or an experienced radio /
TV technician for help.
WARNING: Changes or modications to this unit
not expressly approved by the party responsible
for compliance could void the user's authority to
operate the equipment.
Connections and Setup
Connections and Setup
Overview of Controls - Front Panel Controls
Overview of Controls
Overview of Controls
Playing Discs - Basic Functions
Basic Playback Operations
Connections and Setup
Connections and Setup
Important Safety Instructions
This Home Theater has earned
the ENERGY STAR.
This product complies with DHHS Rules 21 CFR
Subchapter J. Applicable at the date of manufac-
You must adequately ventilate the product. Make
sure there is adequate space around the unit to
provide proper air flow for ventilation. See dia-
For your Safety
The AC power plug is polar-
ized (one blade is wider than
the other) and only ts into
AC power outlets one way.
If the plug won’t go into the
outlet completely, turn the
plug over and try to insert it the other way.
If it still won’t t, contact a qualied electrician to
change the outlet, or use a dierent one. Do not
attempt to bypass this safety feature.
Removing the power plug is the only way to com-
pletely remove power from your product. Make
sure the power plug remains easily accessible.
This DVD player is designed and manufactured to
respond to the Region Management Information.
If the Region number of a DVD disc does not cor-
respond to the Region number of this DVD player,
this player cannot play the disc. The Region num-
ber for this DVD player is Region 1.
THE LIGHTNING FLASH AND ARROWHEAD
WITHIN THE TRIANGLE IS A WARNING SIGN
ALERTING YOU OF “DANGEROUS VOLTAGE”
INSIDE THE PRODUCT.
THE EXCLAMATION POINT WITHIN THE TRI-
ANGLE IS A WARNING SIGN ALERTING YOU OF
IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS ACCOMPANYING
CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC
SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK).
NO USER SERVICEABLE PARTS INSIDE. REFER
SERVICING TO QUALIFIED SERVICE PERSON-
WARNING: TO PREVENT FIRE OR ELECTRICAL SHOCK HAZARD, DO NOT EXPOSE THIS PRODUCT
TO RAIN OR MOISTURE.
CAUTION: USE OF CONTROLS OR ADJUSTMENTS OR PERFORMANCE OF PROCEDURES OTHER
THAN THOSE SPECIFIED MAY RESULT IN HAZARDOUS RADIATION EXPOSURE.
CAUTION: DANGER OF EXPLOSION IF BATTERY IS INCORRECTLY REPLACED. REPLACE ONLY WITH
THE SAME OR EQUIVALENT TYPE.
WARNING: TO BE COMPLETELY DISCONNECT THE POWER INPUT , THE MAINS PLUG OF APPARA-
TUS SHALL BE DISCONNECTED FROM THE MAINS. THE MAINS PLUG OF APPARATUS SHOULD NOT
BE OBSTRUCTED OR SHOULD BE EASILY ACCESSED DURING INTENDED USE.
This product should be serviced only by those
specially trained in appropriate servicing
Main plug is used as the disconnect device,
it shall remain operable and should not be
obstructed during intended use. To be completely
disconnected the apparatus from supply mains, the
main plug of the apparatus shall be disconnected
from the mains socket outlet completely.
Invisible laser radiation when open and interlocks
defeated. Avoid exposure to beam. Class 1 laser
This system must be opened only by qualied
technicians to prevent accidents caused by the
DVD Copy Protection
In accordance with the DVD standard, your DVD
player is equipped with a Copy Protection system,
which can be switched on and o by the DVD
disc itself, in order to make any recording of the
relevant DVD disc onto a videotape of very poor
picture quality, or even impossible. This product
incorporates copyright protection technology
that is protected by method claims of certain U.S.
patents and other intellectual property rights
owned by Macrovision Corporation and other
rights owners. Use of this copyright protection
technology must be authorized by Macrovision
Corporation, and is intended for home use only
unless otherwise authorized by Macrovision
Corporation Reverse engineering or disassembly
Important Battery Information
• Do not mix dierent types of batteries or new and
old batteries. Do not use rechargeable batteries.
• In order to avoid any risk of explosion, observe
the polarities indicated inside the battery
compartment. Replace only with the type of
batteries specied. Do not dispose of them in a
re or recharge them.
• If you are not using the remote control for a long
period of time, remove the batteries.
Illustrations contained in this document are for
Please respect the environment and
prevailing regulations. Before you
dispose of batteries or accumula-
tors, ask your dealer whether they
are subject to special recycling and
if they will accept them for disposal.
To reduce the risk of re or electric shock,
do not expose this product to rain or mois-
ture. No objects lled with liquids, such as
vases, should be placed on the apparatus.
This product utilizes a laser. Use of controls or
adjustments or performance of procedures other
than those specified may result in hazardous
radiation exposure. Do not open covers and do
not repair yourself. Refer servicing to qualified
This Class B digital apparatus complies
with Canadian ICES-003.
Cet appareil numérique de la classe B
est conforme à la norme du NMB-003 du
Please Read and Save for Future Reference.
Some of the following information may not apply
to your particular product; however, as with
any electronic product, precautions should be
observed during handling and use.
Read these instructions.
Keep these instructions.
Heed all warnings.
Follow all instructions.
Do not use this apparatus near water.
Clean only with a dry cloth.
Do not block any ventilation openings.
Install in accordance with the manufacturer’s
Do not install near any heat sources such
as radiators, heat registers, stoves, or other
apparatus (Including amplifiers) that produce
Only use attachments / accessories specied by
Do not defeat the safety purpose of the
polarized or grounding-type plug. A polarized
plug has two blades with one wider than the
other. A grounding type plug has two blades
and a third grounding prong. The wide blade
or the third prong is provided for your safety.
If the provided plug does not t into your wall
outlet, consult an electrician for replacement of
the obsolete outlet.
Protect the power cord from being walked on
or pinched particularly at plugs, convenience
receptacles, and the point where they exit from
Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms
or when unused for long periods of time.
Use only with a cart, stand, tripod, bracket, or
table specified by the manufacturer, or sold
with the apparatus. When a cart is used, use
caution when moving the cart/apparatus
combination to avoid injury from tip-over.
Refer all servicing to qualified service personnel.
Servicing is required when the apparatus has been
damaged in any way, such as the
power cord or plug is damaged,
liquid has been spilled or objects
have fallen into the apparatus, the
apparatus has been exposed to
rain or moisture, does not operate
normally, or has been dropped.
Additional Safety Information
• The apparatus shall not be exposed to dripping or
splashing and that no objects lled with liquids,
such as vases, shall be placed on the apparatus.
• Always leave sucient space around the product
for ventilation. Do not place product in or on a bed,
rug, in a bookcase or cabinet that may prevent
air ow through vent openings.
• Do not place lighted candles, cigarettes, cigars,
etc. on the product.
• Connect power cord only to AC power source as
marked on the product.
• Care should be taken so that objects do not fall
into the product.
• Do not attempt to disassemble the cabinet. This
product does not contain customer serviceable
If your product operates on batteries, adhere to
the following precautions:
A. Any battery may leak electrolyte if mixed with a
dierent battery type, if inserted incorrectly, or if
all batteries are not replaced at the same time.
B. Any battery may leak electrolyte or explode if
disposed of in re or an attempt is made to charge
a battery not intended to be recharged.
C. Discard leaky batteries immediately. Leaking
batteries can cause skin burns or other personal
injury. When discarding batteries, be sure to
dispose of them in the proper manner, according
to your state/provincial and local regulations.
D. Battery shall not be exposed to excessive heat
such as sunshine, re or the like.
Connecting the Antennas
The AM and FM antennas connect to the AM and
FM terminals on the system’s back panel. They
must be hooked up in order to receive clear re-
AM Loop Antenna
1. Uncoil the AM antenna wire.
2. Press down on the antennas tab to open the
3. Make sure the white wire on the AM loop
antenna is inserted into the AM loop terminal
and the other wire is inserted into the ground
Connecting to Your TV (VIDEO)
Method 1Method 2
Composite video jack (yellow)
• The basic video jack is color-coded yellow.
• Video cable (yellow) is supplied for the
connection for good picture quality.
• Connect the video OUT jack on the receiver
to the Video IN jack on your TV so the video
content goes from the receiver to the screen.
Component video jacks (Pr, Pb, Y)
• The component video jacks are color-coded
green, blue and red.
• Additional component video cables (not
supplied) are required to provide best picture
quality. They are usually color-coded green, blue
• Connect the component video OUT jacks on the
receiver to the component video IN jacks on your
TV so the video content goes from the receiver
to the screen.
• If your television is a high denition
television, use the unit’s HDMI
output to get the highest possible video
resolution. If unable to use a HDMI
connection, use the unit’s component
video output and set the Progressive Scan
option in the Video menu to ON, to get the
next highest possible video resolution.
• If one of the devices is not working, check
that all the cables have been inserted
properly into the jacks.
• If your component has only one input for
audio (mono), connect it to the left (white
L/Mono) audio jack on the TV and don’t
connect the right audio part of the cable.
Connecting to Your TV (via HDMI input)
HDMI stands for High Denition Multimedia In-
terface. HDMI transfers digital audio and uncom-
pressed digital video on a single cable.
Press the HDMI button on the remote control to
change output signals as follows: 480p, 720p,1080i
Connecting AUDIO from External
Sources such as TV
Using AUDIO IN Jack
Connect the Ø3.5mm AUDIO IN jack on the front
panel of the unit to the headphone output on
• Ø3.5mm to Ø3.5mm audio cables (not
• To listen to the audio input from the connected
component, press SOURCE on the main unit or
AUDIO/AUX on the remote control to select the
AUDIO IN mode.
Using AUX Jacks
Connect the AUX jacks from the unit to the AUDIO
OUT jacks on VCR, TV, SAT/Cable Box or other
component. Press either SOURCE on the main unit
or AUDIO/AUX on the remote control to select
AUX IN mode.
Connecting the Speakers
Speaker wires are color-coded to match the terminals. Connect the speaker wire from the back of each
speaker to the corresponding color terminal at the back of the unit. Press down the tab to open the ter-
minal and insert the wire. Release the tab to lock wire in the terminal.
Center speaker provided with this unit is
magnetically shielded to protect your TV
set. It is not recommended to place speak-
ers without magnetic shield near the TV
When you press STOP, the unit stores the
point where playback was interrupted. If
you press PLAY again, playback resumes
from this point.
To stop playback completely or to start
again from the beginning, press STOP twice.
If the unit is left in STOP mode for more than
5 minutes without any user interaction, a
screen saver is activated. At the end of 30
minutes without any user interaction, the
unit switches o automatically.
Insert 2 “AAA” batter ies into the re-
mote control prior to use.
1. Left, Right (Front Speakers)
Front speakers carry primarily music and sound
In surround mode, the center speaker carries most
of the dialog as well as music and eects.
It should be set between the left and right
3. Surround (Rear Speakers)
The surround speakers’ overall sound balance
should be as close as possible to the front speakers.
Proper placement is vital to establish an evenly
distributed sound eld.
A subwoofer is designed to reproduce powerful
low bass eects (explosions, the rumble of
Front Speaker Placement
For best results, follow the speaker placement
Align the center speaker evenly with (A) or slight-
ly behind (B) (the left and right speakers), but not
ahead of them.
Place the left and right speakers to form a 45-de-
gree angle with your favorite viewing position to
duplicate the soundtrack mixer’s perspective.
The three front speakers should be as close as
possible to the same height. This often requires
placing the center speaker directly on top (A) or
beneath (B) the TV set.
ON•OFF: Turn on/o the unit.
DVD/iPod: Switch between DVD and iPod mode.
TUNER: Select the TUNER and selects between FM/
AUDIO/AUX: Select and toggle between the Front AUDIO IN
mode and the Rear Auxiliary input (for listening
to audio input from connected TV, VCR or SAT/
0-9: Number entry.
CLEAR: Quit the current setting manually from the TV
screen without saving change.
INFO: Access the Info menu.
OPTICAL: Select digital audio input.
TITLE: Access the title menu of DVD discs.
DISC MENU: Access the disc menu during playback.
OK: Conrm your selection.
: Navigate through the menus. The left and right
arrows also tune the radio frequency in the tuner
MUTE: Mute and restore the sound.
SETUP: Enter Setup menu.
RETURN: In DVD mode, return to the previous menu.
VOL +/- : Adjust the sound volume.
, CH–/ : Directly access the next or previous chapter
(DVD) or track (CD). Select programmed
stations in TUNER mode.
REV: Start reverse accelerated play.
PLAY: Start playing a disc.
FWD: Start forward accelerated play.
SLOW: Select SLOW motion function.
STOP: Stop playback.
PAUSE: Freeze frame, access frame advance.
AUDIO: Access the audio function.
ANGLE: Access the camera angle function for DVD disc.
ZOOM: Access the Zoom function.
SUBTITLE: Select the subtitle languages or turns subtitle
o ( if available).
HDMI: Change video output signals (480p, 720p,
SUBWOOFER: Select among subwoofer output levels (soft/
RANDOM: Turn on/o random playback on CDDA
REPEAT: Access the repeat function.
LEVEL: Toggle channels for dierent level settings.
Adjust the value using VOL +/-.
• CD, CD-R, CD-RW
• DVD, JPEG
Your unit has been designed to process regional
management information stored on DVD discs.
The regional code for your unit is 1. Discs that have
a dierent regional code will not play.
Operating the DVD Receiver
1. Turn on your television set.
2. Press ON•OFF on the remote control or ON/
STANDBY located on the unit’s front panel.
Press DVD on the remote control.
on the front panel to open the disc
2. Place a disc onto the disc tray with the label
3. Press again to close the disc tray.
Switch the unit and the TV set on.
1. After loading a disc, playback starts automatically,
or the disc menu appears. If the disc menu
appears, select the Play option to begin playback.
2. Press STOP to stop playback.
While the disc is playing, press REV or FWD one or
more times to vary the speed and direction of the
accelerated play. Press PLAY to resume normal
While the disc is playing, press PAUSE once for
freeze frame. Press PLAY to resume normal play-
1. Press PAUSE twice. “Step” is displayed.
2. Each time you press PAUSE button, the picture
advances one frame.
3. Press PLAY to resume normal playback.
Variable Slow Motion
1. Press SLOW button on the remote control in
2. Each time the SLOW button is pressed the
speed of slow-motion playback changes in the
3. Press PLAY to resume normal playback.
While the disc is playing, press the CH+/
button to go immediately to the next or previous
chapter, or to the next or previous track.
1. While a disc is playing, press ZOOM until you
reach the zoom size you want. The ZOOM but-
ton toggles through X2, X3, X4 and then zooms
out to X1/2, X1/3 and X1/4, then returns to nor-
2. Move from one area to another (pan) using the
3. To turn ZOOM o, press ZOOM until you get to
the Zoom O option.