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HTS3100

HTS3105
English

DVD HOME THEATRE SYSTEM

CAUTION

LASER
Type
Wave length
Output Power
Beam divergence

Semiconductor laser
GaAIAs
650 - 660 nm (DVD)
784 - 796 nm (CD)
7 mW (DVD)
10 mW (VCD/CD)
60 degrees

Use of controls or adjustments or performance
of procedures other than herein may result in
hazardous radiation exposure or other unsafe
operation.

ATTENTION!
For Customer Use:
Read carefully the information located at the
bottom or rear of your DVD Home Theatre
System and enter below the Serial No. Retain
this information for future reference.

‘CONSUMERS SHOULD NOTE THAT NOT ALL HIGH
DEFINITION TELEVISION SETS ARE FULLY
COMPATIBLE WITH THIS PRODUCT AND MAY CAUSE
ARTIFACTS TO BE DISPLAYED IN THE PICTURE. IN
CASE OF 525 OR 625 PROGRESSIVE SCAN PICTURE
PROBLEMS, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT THE USER
SWITCH THE CONNECTION TO THE ‘STANDARD
DEFINITION’ OUTPUT. IF THERE ARE QUESTIONS
REGARDING OUR TV SET COMPATIBILITY WITH THIS
MODEL 525p AND 625p DVD PLAYER, PLEASE
CONTACT OUR CUSTOMER SERVICE CENTER.’

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Model No.

HTS3100, HTS3105

Serial No.

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English

Manufactured under license from
Dolby Laboratories, “Dolby”, “Pro
Logic” and the double-D symbol are
trademarks of Dolby Laboratories.

Manufactured under license from
Digital Theater Systems, Inc. U.S. Pat.
Noís. 5,451,942; 5,956,674; 5,974,380;
5,978,762; 6,226,616; 6,487,535 and
other U.S. and world-wide patents
issued and pending. “DTS” and “DTS
Digital Surround” are registered
trademarks of Digital Theater
Systems, Inc. Copyright 1996, 2003
Digital Inc. All Rights Reserved.

DivX Ultra Certified products: “DivX,
DivX Ultra Certified, and associated
logos are trademarks of DivX, Inc. and
are used under license.

Windows Media and the Windows logo
are trademarks, or registered
trademarks of Microsoft Corporation
in the United States and/or other
countries.

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..........................................................................................................................................................................16 Step 5 : Connecting the power cord ..............................24 Basic playback controls...............................................................................................................................................................................................24 Playing a disc .............15 Step 4 : Connecting the FM/MW antennas ......................................................... 17 Connecting audio from TV ..........18-23 Step 1: Turning on the DVD system ....................................................................................................... 20 Selecting the matching colour system ............................................................................................................................................. 20-21 Setting the TV Display ...............................................................14 Step 3 : Connecting to TV .......................17 Basic Setup Getting Started .............................................................................8 Product Overview Main Unit ........................................................................ 23 Disc Playback Disc Operations ...........................................16 Optional Connections ..................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................21 Step 5: Setting up Progressive Scan feature....................................... 8 Setup precautions.......................................................................................10-12 Using the remote control .......19 Audio............................................................................................................................................18 Turning off to Eco Power standby mode ...........................................................................................................................................................18 Step 3: Setting language preferences .................................................................... 19-20 Step 4: Setting the TV ........................8 Cleaning discs .. 25 Programming disc tracks .........................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................13 Step 2 : Connecting the speakers and subwoofer.....Table of contents English General General Information ....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................15 Option 1: Using the Video (CVBS) socket ........................................................................... Subtitle and Menu language for DVD playback .................................................................................................................................. 24-32 Playable discs ........ 26 6 ....................................................................................................................................................................18 Step 2: Finding the correct viewing channel ................12 Connections Basic Connections ...................................................8 Accessories supplied ........ 9 Remote Control ................................................................................................................. 25 Selecting various repeat/shuffle functions ............................................................................................................................................................................................8 About recycling ...................................................................................................19 On-screen display (OSD) language ..... 22 Step 6: Setting the speakers’ channels ..............................................................................................................................17 Connecting audio from an analogue audio/video device............................................................................13-16 Step 1 : Placing the speakers ........15 Option 2: Connecting to a Progressive Scan TV or component video input .......................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................

............................................39 Playing a JPEG image file (slide show) .. 36-37 Preference Setup Page .............................................48 7 English Table of contents ...................... 26 Viewing playback information ...............27 Zooming in .................................................... 42 Selecting surround sound............................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................. 40 Using automatic preset..................................................................................41 Selecting a preset radio station ........................................... 43 Software upgrades .............................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................. 40-41 Tuning to radio stations.............................................................................................. 28 Playback Control (VCD only).............................................................................................................................................................................31 Playing a Karaoke disc .............................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................41 Others Sound and Volume Controls .................................. 42 Selecting digital sound effects ............................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................... 28 Preview function (VCD/SVCD only) ............................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................ 33-39 Accessing the DVD setup menu..............................................................33 General Setup Page...................................................................................................................................................... 30 Rotating/flipping the picture ....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................... 34 Audio Setup Page.............................................................................................................................................. 30 Playing MP3 music and JPEG pictures simultaneously ......27 Changing subtitle language (DVD only) .................................................................................. 28 Playing an MP3/ JPEG/Window Media Audio disc .............27 Changing sound track language ......................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................... 30 Preview function ......................... 40 Presetting radio stations ............................................................................................Other playback features for video discs (DVD/VCD/SVCD) .....32 Setup Options DVD Setup Menu Options ................................................................................................................................................................................................................... 43 Troubleshooting .. 26 Using the Disc Menu ...........................................................................41 Deleting a preset radio station..... 42 Volume control .. 35 Video Setup Page .............. 42 Other Features ...................................................................................................................................................... 38-39 Radio Tuning Tuner Operations ................................................. 44-45 Glossary .................... 30 Zoom picture .........................................................................41 Changing tuning grid ..................................................... 28 Selecting camera angles ..................................................................................31 Playing a DivX disc ................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................ 46-47 Specifications .........................................32 Microphone setting ................... 43 Controlling ‘Philips’ TV with the remote control ..............................41 Using manual preset ............................................................. 40 Using auto install ..................................................................................................................................27 Resuming playback from the last stopped point ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................

– Do not position the set on top of other equipment that might heat it up (e. – Do not put anything under the set (e. CAUTION! Do not use solvents such as benzene. lighted candles).5") About recycling 5cm (2..3") Avoid high temperatures. liquid filled objects. use a micro fibre cleaning cloth and wipe the disc from the centre to the edge in a straight line.5") Accessories supplied – – – – – – – – 1 passive subwoofer 4 satellite speakers 1 centre speaker 1 remote control with batteries 1 composite video cable (yellow) 1 FM wire antenna 1 MW loop antenna Quick Start Guide Cleaning discs Some problems occur (frozen picture.3") 10cm (4. 5cm (2. Allow at least 10 cm (4”) clearance from the rear and the top of the set and 5cm (2”) from the left and right to prevent overheating. moisture. Please leave all maintenance work to qualified personnel. please take it to a recycling centre. sound disruptions. – Install this unit near the AC outlet where the AC power plug can be easily reached.g.g.General Information English CAUTION! The machine does not contain any user-serviceable parts.. exhausted batteries and old equipment. thinner. 10cm (4. commercially available cleaners.. discs should be cleaned on a regular basis. 8 These operating instructions have been printed on non-polluting paper. To avoid these problems. Do not place the set on a carpet. water and dust – Apparatus must not be exposed to dripping or splashing. . Space for ventilation – Place the apparatus in a location with adequate ventilation to prevent internal heat build up. CDs. – Do not place any sources of danger on the apparatus (e. If you are disposing of an old machine. receiver or amplifier). or anti-static sprays intended for discs. Please observe the local regulations regarding disposal of packaging materials. To clean a disc. hard and stable surface. picture distortions) because the disc inside the unit is dirty. magazines). The electronic equipment contains a large number of materials that can be recycled. Setup precautions Finding a suitable location – Place the set on a flat.g.

g VOL – Adjusts the volume level. 3 4 5 6 7 8 English Main Unit 9 f SOURCE – Selects the relevant active source mode: DISC.> – DISC: selects a track or hold down this button to search backward/forward. d System display panel e u (PLAY PAUSE) – DISC: starts/pauses playback. TV or AUX. h MIC LEVEL – Activates microphone level mode and use the VOLUME control to set the microphone volume level. – TUNER: selects a preset radio station. – TUNER: hold down this button to erase the current preset radio station. . – DISC: stops playback. i MIC – For connecting the microphone socket. – TUNER: starts auto tuner installation for first time setup. 9 .1 2 a STANDBY ON 2 – Turns on the system or turns off to Eco Power standby mode. TUNER (FM/MW). b Disc tray c OPEN CLOSE ç – Opens/ closes the disc tray. Ç (STOP) – Exits an operation.

Remote Control English c ZOOM – Enlarges a picture on the TV screen. l VOCAL a2 – Turns off to Eco Power standby mode. 6 g PLAY É – DISC: starts playback. f DISPLAY – Displays the current status or disc information. k REPEAT – Selects various repeat modes. b Source buttons – DISC: switches to DISC mode. 10 – Toggles between various audio mode options. – DISC: stops playback. – Enters a number of a preset radio station. 7 8 9 10 11 12 h STOP Ç – Exits an operation. j Numeric Keypad (0-9) – Enters a track/title number of the disc. The sound from the TV will output through the connected speakers system. AUX/DI: switches to the external device which is connected to this DVD system. KARAOKE – Enters microphone setup menu. TV: switches to TV mode. TUNER: toggles between FM and MW band. – TUNER: hold down this button to erase the current preset radio station. turns off repeat mode. 1 2 3 4 5 d AUDIO – Selects an audio language (DVD) or an audio channel (CD). i TV VOL +– Adjusts TV volume (Philips TV only). – DISC: hold down this button to open and close the disc tray. . e SETUP – Enters or exits the system setup menu.

enter or exit disc contents menu. – Mutes or restores the volume. – TUNER: hold down this button to start automatic/ manual preset programming.> – DISC: hold down this button for fast forward and backward search. n ANGLE – Selects a DVD disc camera angle (if available). During playback. 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 r RETURN/TITLE – For DVD. – TV: selects previous/next channel (Philips TV only). y SOUND – Selects a predefined sound effect.Remote Control (continued) English m SUBTITLE – Selects a DVD subtitle language. – TUNER: selects a preset radio station. 23 24 25 s. display the disc title menu or return to the main menu. x SURR. – For VCD/SVCD. – For VCD version 2. In stop mode. – TUNER: press up or down to start auto search.0 only. v MUTE – Selects multi-channel surround or stereo mode. enter digest menu. – TUNER: press left or right to tune the radio frequency. u VOL +- w PROGRAM – DISC: starts programming. go back to the previous menu. t PAUSE Å – DISC: pauses playback. 11 . pWXST – DISC: selects movement direction in the menu. turn on/off playback control (PBC) mode. q OK – Confirms a selection. o DISC MENU – For DVD. – Adjusts the volume level.

. – Batteries contain chemical substances. TV or AUX/DI button on the remote control. – Do not mix batteries (old and new or carbon and alkaline. etc.). following the indications (+-) inside the compartment. so they should be disposed of properly.Remote Control (continued) English Using the remote control A Open the battery compartment. TUNER. C Close the cover. >). 12 CAUTION! – Remove batteries if they are exhausted or if the remote control is not to be used for a long time. . B Insert two batteries type R03 or AAA. E Select the source you wish to control by pressing the DISC. F Then select the desired function (for example . D Point the remote control directly at the remote sensor (iR) on the front panel.

B Place the centre speaker above the TV or Helpful Hints: – The placement diagram shown here is only a guideline that will provide great system performance. However. the DVD system so that the centre channel’s sound is localised. – The rear speakers are labeled as REAR LEFT or REAR RIGHT. C Place the rear speakers at normal listening ear level facing each other or hang on the wall. D Place the subwoofer at the corner of the room. – To avoid magnetic interference. proper system placement is critical to ensure an optimum sound experience. You may find other placement choices that are more suitable for your room layout and provide the sound experience you enjoy. do not position the front speakers too close to your TV. A Place the front left and right speakers at equal distances from the TV and at an angle of approximately 45 degrees from the listening position. 13 . make sure that all the devices are disconnected from the power outlet. – The front speakers are labeled as FRONT LEFT or FRONT RIGHT.English Basic Connections Step 1: Placing the speakers The Philips Home Theatre System is simple to install. Keep at least one metre away from the TV. TIPS: Before making or changing any connections.

14 .Basic Connections (continued) English SUBWOOFER FRONT LEFT FRONT RIGHT CENTER REAR LEFT REAR RIGHT Step 2: Connecting the speakers and subwoofer Connect all the speakers and subwoofer to the speaker sockets at the rear of the DVD system. TIPS: Before making or changing any connections. Helpful Hint: – To prevent unwanted noise. AC power adapter. make sure that all the devices are disconnected from the power outlet. do not place the speakers too close to the DVD system. Make sure that the colours of the plugs and sockets are matched. TV or any other radiation sources.

It provides superior picture quality when watching DVD movies. follow option 1. – For a progressive scan TV. B Use the component video cables (red/ blue/green . Option 1: Using the Video (CVBS) socket (good picture quality) Use the supplied composite video cable (yellow) to connect the CVBS socket on the DVD system to the video input socket (or labeled as A/V In. follow option 2.Step 5: Setting up Progressive Scan feature’ for detailed progressive feature setup. 15 .English Basic Connections (continued) OR Option 2 Option 1 Step 3: Connecting to TV This connection enables you to view the playback from this DVD system. IMPORTANT! Connect the DVD system directly to the TV. proceed to ‘Getting Started . Composite or Baseband) on the TV. Video In.not supplied) to connect the Y PB PR sockets on the DVD system to the corresponding component video input sockets (or labeled as Y Pb/Cb Pr/ Cr or YUV) on the TV. TIPS: Before making or changing any connections. – For a standard TV. Option 2: Connecting to a Progressive Scan TV or component video input The progressive scan video quality is only available when using Y Pb Pr connection and a progressive scan TV is required. C If your TV accepts progressive signals. You only need to choose one of the options below to make your video connection. make sure that all the devices are disconnected from the power outlet. A Follow option 1 to make the basic video connection.

plug the AC power cord into the power outlet. TIPS: Before making or changing any connections. 16 . VCR or other radiation source to prevent any unwanted interference. The Eco Power LED on the DVD system will light up. Never make or change any connections with the power turned on. Step 5: Connecting the power cord After everything is connected properly. – Position the antennas as far away as possible from your TV. Helpful Hints: – Refer to the type plate at the rear or bottom of the product for identification and supply ratings.Basic Connections (continued) English fix the claw into the slot > TV FM antenna 2 MW antenna 1 Step 4: Connecting the FM/ MW antennas A Connect the supplied MW loop antenna to the MW socket. make sure that all the devices are disconnected from the power outlet. B Connect the supplied FM antenna to the FM socket. Helpful Hints: – Adjust the position of the antennas for optimal reception. connect an external FM antenna (not supplied). or attach it to a stand or wall. For better FM stereo reception. Place the MW loop antenna on a shelf. Extend the FM antenna and fix its ends to the wall.

VCR. Connecting audio from an analogue audio/video device You can connect the audio output from an analogue audio/video device (e. press TV on the remote control as the sound source that you want to play. To listen to the sound.not supplied) to connect the TV IN jacks on this DVD system to the AUDIO OUT sockets on the TV. Helpful Hint: – To see the picture of the connected video device (e. TIPS: Refer to the respective connected device’s user manual for other possible connections.g. VCR). 17 . connect the VIDEO OUT socket of the device to the VIDEO IN socket of the TV. and select the correct input channel on the TV. Use an audio cable (red/white .not supplied) to connect the AUX IN sockets on this DVD system to the AUDIO OUT jacks on the connected device. you can enjoy the multi-channel surround sound capabilities. Cable/Satellite Box or TV) to this Home Theatre Audio System in order to enjoy the multi-channel surround sound capabilities Use an audio cable (red/white . To listen to the sound.g.English Optional Connections Connecting audio from TV When connecting the audio output from your TV to this Home Theatre Audio System. press AUX/DI as the sound source that you want to play.

TUNER. The display screen will turn off. You may go to Channel 1 on your TV.. A/V IN. A Press SOURCE button until “DISC” appears on the display panel. Step 2: Finding the correct viewing channel Before you start ..Getting Started English Step 1: Turning on the DVD system A Press STANDBY ON (2). See your TV manual for more details. . Turning off to Eco Power standby mode Press STANDBY ON (2). B Press the SOURCE button on the front panel repeatedly to select : DISC J FM J MW J TV J AUX J DISC . Usually this channel is between the lowest and highest channels and may be called FRONT. B Turn on the TV and set it to the correct Or Press DISC. then press the Channel Down button on your TV’s remote control until you see the Video In channel. You should see the blue DVD background screen on the TV. 18 video-in channel. You may press ° button repeatedly on your TV’s remote control. Make sure you have completed all the necessary connections before proceeding.. VIDEO... TV or AUX/DI on the remote control.

then press X. On-screen display (OSD) language The OSD (On-Screen Display) language for this DVD system will remain as you have set it. { Disc Menu } Selects the preferred disc menu language for DVD playback. B Use ST keys to highlight { OSD Language }. { General Setup Page } appears. General Setup Page Disc Lock Display Dim Program OSD Language Screen Saver DivX(R) VOD Code English Dansk Deutsch Espanõl Audio. press SETUP on the remote control. Subtitle and Menu language for DVD playback You can select your preferred language settings for DVD playback. C Use ST keys to highlight one of the options below. It may not correspond to the illustrations shown on the user manual.Step 3: Setting language preferences The language options are different depending on your country or region. A Press Ç twice to stop playback (if any). 19 English Getting Started (continued) . then press SETUP. TIPS: Press W to go back to the previous menu item. Press SETUP to exit the menu. D Use ST keys to select a language and press OK to confirm. A In ‘DISC’ mode. the disc’s default language will be used instead. regardless of the changes made to the DVD disc language. B Press X repeatedly to select { Preference Page }. Preference Page Audio Subtitle Disc Menu PBC MP3/JPEG Nav Password DivX Subtitle Default { Audio } Selects the preferred audio language for DVD playback. the DVD system will automatically play the disc in that language. If the selected language is recorded on the DVD disc. C Use ST keys to select a language and press OK to confirm. Otherwise. then press X. { Subtitle } Selects the preferred subtitle language for DVD playback.

TIPS: The underlined option is the factory default setting. DVD and TV should match. The output format will be in accordance with the video signal of the disc. this does not change the default settings you have made here. determine the colour system of your TV. Only then will it be possible to play a DVD on this system. the subtitle/audio/menu language can only be changed via the DVD disc menu. Use the numeric keypad (0-9) on the remote control to enter the 4-digit language code ‘XXXX’ (see page 4) and press OK to confirm. C Press T to highlight { TV Type }. Step 4: Setting the TV Selecting the matching colour system The colour system of the DVD system. Video Setup Page TV Type TV Display Progressive Picture Setting NTSC PAL Multi { PAL } Select this if the connected TV has the PAL colour system. select { Others }.Getting Started (continued) English If the language you want is not available in the list. Press W to go back to the previous menu item. It will change the video signal of a PAL disc and output it to NTSC format. Before changing the TV system. It will change the video signal of an NTSC disc and output it to PAL format. A In ‘DISC’ mode. press SETUP on the remote control. { NTSC } Select this if the connected TV has the NTSC colour system. B Press X repeatedly to select { Video Setup Page }. – For some DVDs. you can switch the audio and subtitle languages by pressing the AUDIO and SUBTITLE buttons on the remote control. However. { Multi } Select this if the connected TV is compatible with both NTSC and PAL (multi-system). E Repeat steps C ~ D for other settings. 20 . Helpful Hints: – During DVD playback. then press X. Press SETUP to exit the menu.

21 English Getting Started (continued) . B Press X repeatedly to select { Video Setup Page }. the setting for TV display will not affect the picture during playback. Press SETUP to exit the menu. { 4:3 Letter Box } Select this if you have a conventional TV. If a blank/distorted TV screen appears. C Press T to highlight { TV Display }. Follow the instructions shown on the TV to confirm the selection (if any). TIPS: The underlined option is the factory default setting. The format you select must be available on the disc. press SETUP on the remote control. wait for 15 seconds for the auto recovery.D Select one of the options and press OK to confirm. A In ‘DISC’ mode. Setting the TV Display Set the aspect ratio of the DVD system according to the TV type you have connected. { 16:9 Wide Screen } Select this if you have a wide-screen TV. a wide picture with black bands on the upper and lower portions of the TV screen will be displayed. If it is not. In this case. Video Setup Page TV Type TV Display Progressive Picture Setting 4:3 Pan Scan 4:3 Letter Box 16:9 Wide Screen { 4:3 Pan Scan } Select this if you have a conventional TV and want both sides of the picture to be trimmed or formatted to fit your TV screen. Press W to go back to the previous menu item. then press X. D Select one of the options and press OK to confirm.

There will be no picture on your TV at this state until you have turned on the progressive scan mode on your TV. B Press W on the remote control. If no picture is displayed: A Press OPEN CLOSE to open the disc tray. The setup is now completed and you can start to enjoy the high quality picture. select { Cancel } and press OK to go back to the previous menu. B Turn on the DVD system and press SOURCE button until “DISC” appears on the display panel. 22 . The blue DVD background screen will appear on the TV. Helpful Hint: – There are some progressive scan TVs and High-Definition TVs that are not fully compatible with this unit. turn off the progressive scan feature on both the DVD system and your TV. If a blank/distorted screen appears. } then press OK to confirm.. Video Setup Page TV Type TV Display Progressive Picture Setting G Read the notification message on the TV and confirm your action by selecting the in the menu and press OK. Otherwise. resulting in an unnatural picture when playing back a DVD VIDEO disc in the progressive scan mode. With nearly double the number of lines. A Turn off your TV progressive scan mode or turn on to the interlaced mode (refer to your TV’s user manual). H Turn on your TV progressive scan mode (refer to your TV’s user manual). In this case. Press W to go back to the previous menu item. I Confirm your action by selecting the in the menu and press OK. C Turn on the TV and set it to the correct video-in channel. F Select { Progressive } > { On. On Off TIPS: The underlined option is the factory default setting. D Press SETUP on the remote control. C Press MUTE on the remote control. wait for 15 seconds for the auto recovery. E Press X repeatedly to select { Video Setup Page }.. Press SETUP to exit the menu. Ensure that you have connected this DVD system to a progressive scan TV using the Y Pb Pr connection (see ‘Option 2: Connecting to a Progressive Scan TV or component video input’). progressive scan offers higher picture resolution and quality.Getting Started (continued) English Step 5: Setting up Progressive Scan feature (for Progressive Scan TV only) The progressive scan displays twice the number of frames per second than interlaced scanning (ordinary normal TV system). A message appears on the TV. Before you start.

English Step 6: Setting the speakers’ channels Audio Setup Page Speakers Volume Speakers Delay Night Mode CD Upsampling Speakers Distance Setup Center Rear Left Rear Right 0ms 0ms 0ms F Use W X keys to set the delay times (0 ms ~ 15 ms) for centre and rear speakers that best suit your surround sound needs.Getting Started (continued) You can adjust the delay times (centre and surround only) and volume level for individual speakers. Audio Setup Page Speakers Volume Speakers Delay Night Mode CD Upsampling Speakers Level Setup Front Left Front Right 0dB 0dB Center Subwoofer Rear Left Rear Right 0dB 0dB Helpful Hints: – A 1ms increase/decrease of delay time is equivalent to 30 cm change in distance. press SETUP on the remote control. B Press X repeatedly to select { Audio Setup Page }. G Press OK to confirm.. These adjustments let you optimise the sound according to your surroundings and setup. 0dB 0dB D Use W X keys to set the volume level for each speaker (-6dB ~ +6dB) and press OK to confirm. Otherwise. the settings are not accessible. Before you start. C Press T to highlight { Speakers Volume }. TIPS: Press W to go back to the previous menu item. Press SETUP to exit the menu. then press X.. 23 . E Use ST keys to highlight { Speakers Delay }. A In ‘DISC’ mode. then press X. – Use the longer delay time settings when the rear speakers are closer to the listener than the front speakers. – The test tone will be automatically generated to help you judge the sound level of each speaker. Stop the disc playback by pressing STOP button twice or remove the disc from the disc tray.

Before playing a disc.Disc Operations English Playable discs IMPORTANT! – If the inhibit icon (ø or X) appears on the TV screen when a button is pressed. DivX Ultra – Supports QPEL (Quarter Pixel). See the following pages for more playback options and features. then press the same button again to close the disc tray. TIPS: Some discs cannot be played on this player due to the configuration and characteristics of the disc. ‘AV’). load the side which you want to play facing up. Improperly formatted discs will not play on this DVD system. ‘EXT’. B Turn on the TV to the Video In channel for the DVD system (e. JPEG) files on CD-R(W) – ISO 9660/UDF format – JPEG resolution support up to 3072 x 2048 – Supported sampling frequencies : 32 kHz. You should see the blue DVD background screen on the TV. You can also hold down the STOP button on the remote control to open and close the disc tray. 24 . DVD+Rewritable (DVD±RW) – Audio Compact Discs (CDs) – MP3/ Windows Media™ Audio discs. The regional code for this DVD system is indicated at the rear panel. picture (Kodak. C Press OPEN CLOSE ç to open the disc tray and load a disc. – Do not put any objects other than discs on the disc tray.1 kHz. Playing a disc Your DVD home theatre system will play: – Digital Versatile Discs (DVDs) – Video CDs (VCDs) – Super Video CDs (SVCDs) – Finalised DVD+Recordable (DVD±R). or due to the condition of recording and authoring software that was used. Doing so may cause the disc player to malfunction.g. Helpful Hint: – If you are having trouble playing a certain disc. remove the disc and try a different one. make sure the disc is for the same region as your player. ‘0’. Make sure the disc label is facing up. A Press SOURCE repeatedly until “DISC” appears on the display panel (or press DISC on the remote control). 48 kHz – Supported Bit-rates : 32~256 (kbps). it means the function is not available on the current disc or at the current time. 44. For double-sided discs. Region Codes for DVD discs DVD discs and players are designed with regional restrictions. variable bit rates (average 128 kbps) – DivX files on CD-R(W)/DVD+R(W): – DivX 3/4/5/6. D Playback will start automatically.

To resume playback. press .Basic playback controls Pausing playback During playback. While searching. press u (or Å on the remote control)./ > or use the numeric keypad (0-9) to key in a track/chapter number. Searching backward/forward Hold down . TIPS: The operating features described here might not be possible for certain discs. Always refer to the instructions supplied with the discs. press REPEAT on the remote control repeatedly to choose a repeat play mode. Stopping playback Press Ç. 25 . Selecting another track/chapter Press . press u (or PLAY X on the remote control)./ >. Helpful Hint: – This is a power-saving feature. press . again to replay the same track/ chapter./ > repeatedly to decrease/increase the search speed. If the repeat track mode is active. English Disc Operations (continued) Selecting various repeat/ shuffle functions While playing a disc. the system will automatically switch to Eco Power standby mode if you do not press any buttons within 30 minutes after a disc has stopped playing. you can press Å repeatedly to view the next still picture (for video playback only). press u (or PLAY X on the remote control). To resume normal playback. DVD      RPT ONE (repeat chapter) RPT TT (repeat title) SHUFFLE (random play) RPT SHF (repeat random play) RPT OFF (exit repeat mode) VCD/SVCD/CD  RPT ONE (repeat track)  RPT ALL (repeat disc)  SHUFFLE (random play)  RPT SHF (repeat random play)  RPT OFF (exit repeat mode) MP3/DivX/Windows Media™ Audio  RPT ONE (repeat track)  RPT ALL/FLD (repeat folder)  SHUFFLE (random play)  RPT OFF (exit repeat mode) Helpful Hint: – Repeat playback is not possible on VCDs when the PBC mode is turned on. While in pause mode.

Always refer to the instructions supplied with the discs. C Use WXST keys to move the cursor to the next position. Playback will start from the selected track under the programmed sequence. select the track/ chapter and press OK. a menu may appear on the TV screen once you load the disc. E To exit the programme menu. The programming menu appears. D Once complete. Using the Disc Menu Depending on the disc format. To select a playback feature or item Use WXST keys or numeric keypad (0-9) on the remote control. 6 7 2 8 9 10 Exit Start Next B Use the numeric keypad (0-9) to enter a valid track/chapter number. To remove the track/chapter from the programming menu.Disc Operations (continued) English Programming disc tracks (not for Picture CD/MP3) You can play the contents of the disc in the order you want by programming the playing order of the tracks. To access or remove the menu Press DISC MENU on the remote control. select { Start } on the screen and press OK to start playback. TIPS: The operating features described here might not be possible for certain discs. Other playback features for video discs (DVD/VCD/ SVCD) A Press PROGRAM on the remote control. If there are more than ten total programme tracks. select { Next } on the screen and press OK (or press > on the remote control) to access the next programming page. 26 . then press OK to start playback. select { Exit } in the menu and press OK.

elapsed playing time. B Press ZOOM repeatedly to return to the original size.Viewing playback information This DVD system can display the disc playback information (for example. press PLAY X (or u) to start playback from the last stop point. Zooming in VCD/SVCD This option allows you to enlarge the picture on the TV screen and to pan through the enlarged picture. 27 English Disc Operations (continued) . press DISPLAY. Use WXST keys to move through the zoomed image. B While “LOADING” appears on the display panel. Playback will continue. TIPS: The operating features described here might not be possible for certain discs. Always refer to the instructions supplied with the discs. A During playback. A Load one of the last 10 discs played. You can change the language you want while playing a DVD. C Use the numeric keypad (0-9) to input the number/time or use ST keys to make the selection. DVD Resuming playback from the last stopped point This DVD system is able to resume disc playback from its last stopped point (only possible for the last 10 discs that were recorded without a menu). audio/subtitle language) and a number of operations can be done without interrupting disc playback. Changing subtitle language (DVD only) This operation works only on DVDs with multiple subtitle languages. B Use ST keys to view the information and press OK to access. To cancel the resume mode Press Ç twice. press ZOOM on the remote control repeatedly to select a different zoom factor. Playback will change according to the chosen time or to the selected title/ chapter/track. title or chapter number. then press OK to confirm. A list of available disc information appears on the TV. Press SUBTITLE repeatedly to select different subtitle languages. A During playback.

following the menu on the display. C To exit the preview menu. This allows you to view the picture from different angles. It divides a single track into six portions at regular intervals and displays them on one screen. It divides a disc into six portions at regular intervals and displays them on one screen. For VCDs with Playback Control (PBC) feature (version 2. MONO LEFT. press RETURN/TITLE to turn on or off the PBC mode. This option is only available during playback mode.0 only) When playback is stopped. select { Menu } on the screen and press OK. Select Digest Type: Track Digest Disc Interval Track Interval B Use ST keys to select one of the following options and press OK. Always refer to the instructions supplied with the discs. { Track Digest } View six different tracks on one screen each time. { Disc Interval } Press ANGLE repeatedly to select the available camera angles. View the content of a single track in six thumbnail pictures. View the whole disc in six thumbnail pictures. MONO RIGHT or MIX MONO).Disc Operations (continued) English Changing sound track language This operation works only on DVDs with multiple soundtrack languages. This function can also be accessed via the ‘Preference Page’ menu. 01 02 03 04 05 06 Exit Menu To go to the previous or next page. During playback. TIPS: The operating features described here might not be possible for certain discs. press RETURN/ TITLE to return to the disc title menu or main menu. To return to the main menu. select { Exit } on the screen and press OK./ >. { Track Interval } Playback Control (VCD only) Playback Control (PBC) playback allows you to play Video CDs interactively. For VCD – changing the audio channel Press AUDIO repeatedly to select the available audio channels provided by the disc (STEREO. A Press DISC MENU. It allows you to have a quick glance at all the tracks on the disc. Press OK on the selected thumbnail picture to start playback from there. press . This option is only available with DVDs that contain sequences recorded from different camera angles. Switching camera angles Preview function (VCD/SVCD only) This function allows you to preview the contents of a VCD/SVCD. Press AUDIO repeatedly to select the available audio languages. 28 . you can change the language you want while playing a DVD.

Turn on your TV to the correct Video In channel. JPEG and Windows Media™ Audio files recorded on a CD-R/RW disc or commercial CD. or due to the condition of recording and authoring software that was used. English Playing an MP3/ JPEG/ Windows Media™ Audio disc Press . Use ST keys to make your selection and press OK to confirm. See the section on ‘Finding the correct viewing channel’../ > to playback another track/file in the current folder. press Ç. Before you start . you can. press S to return to the root menu. Previous Picture 1 Picture 2 MP3 Music 1 MP3 Music 2 050 003 000 B If the disc main menu contains various folders./ > to fast reverse/ forward search for a music track.Disc Operations (continued) This DVD system can playback most of the MP3. During playback. Press REPEAT repeatedly to access various play modes. A Insert a disc. To select another folder from the current disc. TIPS: Some discs cannot be played on this player due to the configuration and characteristics of the disc. set the MP3/JPEG NAV setting in the Preference Setup Page to { Without Menu }. 29 . The disc menu appears on the TV. Playback will start from the selected file and continue through to the end of the folder. D To stop playback. The disc reading time may exceed 30 seconds due to the complexity of the directory/file configuration. 00:19 04:39 001/003 \MP3_files_128kbs Helpful Hint: – To skip the folders menu when you load a MP3/JPEG disc. Hold down .. use ST keys to select a desired folder and press OK to open the folder. C Use ST keys to select a track/file and press OK to start playback.

– It can only display DCF-standard still pictures or JPEG pictures e. Insert a Picture disc (Kodak Picture CD.. B Use WXST keys to pan through the zoomed image. It cannot play back moving pictures. press Ç. Turn on your TV to the correct Video In channel..Disc Operations (continued) English Playing a JPEG image file (slide show) Before you start . Preview function A During playback. press ZOOM repeatedly to select a different zoom factor. For a JPEG disc. For a Kodak disc. D Press DISC MENU to return to Picture CD menu. JPEG). TIFF. TIPS: Some discs cannot be played on this player due to the configuration and characteristics of the disc. the picture menu will appear on the TV. or due to the condition of recording and authoring software that was used.JPEG’. B Press . – It may require longer time for the DVD system to display the disc content on the TV due to the large number of songs/pictures compiled into one disc. the slide show will begin automatically. or pictures associated with sound. C Use WXST keys to highlight one of the pictures and press OK to start playback. Rotating/flipping the picture During playback. Helpful Hint: – This feature is not applicable for DivX disc. or pictures in formats other than JPEG. 30 . Zoom picture A During playback. Press PLAY X (or u) to start the slide-show playback. Motion JPEG. S : flip the picture vertically T : flip the picture horizontally W : rotate the picture anti-clockwise X : rotate the picture clockwise Supported file format: – The file extension has to be ‘*. 12 thumbnail pictures will be displayed on the TV. See the section on ‘Finding the correct viewing channel’. Progressive JPEG and other formats.JPG’ and not ‘*.g. use WXST keys to rotate/flip the picture on the TV./ > to display the other pictures on the previous/next page.

Playing MP3 music and JPEG pictures simultaneously You can create a musical slide show if the disc contains both the MP3 music and JPEG picture files.smi. Press DISPLAY repeatedly until the Time Search menu appears. B If the DivX movie contains external subtitles. . you can press SUBTITLE to change the subtitle language while playing. Helpful Hints: – It is normal to experience an occasional “skip” while listening to your MP3 disc. . D To stop simultaneous playback. In this case.srt. B Select an MP3 track in the menu and press PLAY X (or u) to start playback. During playback. . you can. DVD+R/+RW disc (see ‘General Setup Page . TIPS: Some discs cannot be played on this player due to the configuration and characteristics of the disc. – Only the first session of a multi-session CD will be played back. A Insert an MP3 disc that contains music and pictures. Helpful Hints: – Subtitle files with the following file name extensions (. The picture files will be played back through to the end of the folder. or due to the condition of recording and authoring software that was used. 31 English Disc Operations (continued) .ssa. Playback skips to the time entered.ass) are supported but do not appear on the file navigation menu. Use W / X keys on the remote control to perform fast reverse/forward search. use WXST keys to select a picture folder from the disc menu and press PLAY X (or u). C Press PLAY X (or u) to start playback. pressing SUBTITLE on the remote control will turn the subtitle display on or off. . If multilingual subtitles are embedded on the DivX disc. A Insert a DivX disc. C During MP3 music playback. press DISC MENU and followed by Ç. – The subtitle can only be displayed up to an average of 45 characters. – It is normal to experience an occasional pixelation during MP3/DivX playback due to poor clarity of digital contents during internet downloading. Playing a DivX disc This DVD system supports the playback of DivX movies which you can copy from your computer onto a CD-R/RW. key in the time where playback should start and press OK to confirm. – The subtitle file name has to be the same as the file name of the movie.{ DivX(R) VOD code }). the subtitle menu will appear on the TV for your selection.sub.

Select ‘-10’ for lowest possible tone and ‘+10’ for highest tone. { Echo Level } – Use ST keys to set the Echo Level (00 ~ +20). you can set the microphone volume level by pressing the MIC LEVEL on the front panel followed by adjusting the Volume control. use ST keys to make your selection and press OK to start playback. or due to the condition of recording and authoring software that was used. C To turn off the vocal or change the sound channel of a karaoke disc. Turn on your TV to the correct Video In channel.. Select ‘00’ for minimum echo level setting. 32 . To return to original tone. select ‘00’. { Mic } – Use ST keys to turn on or off the karaoke microphone. { Mic Volume } – Use ST keys to set the microphone volume level (00 ~ +20). B In ‘Microphone Setup’ page. TIPS: Some discs cannot be played on this player due to the configuration and characteristics of the disc. Select ‘00’ for minimum microphone volume setting. B Insert a karaoke disc. use ST keys to select the option for microphone settings and press OK to confirm. See the section on ‘Finding the correct viewing channel’. press VOCAL on the remote control repeatedly to toggle between various audio modes. A Connect a microphone (not supplied) to control to access ‘Microphone Setup’ page. Mic On Off the MIC socket on the side panel of the DVD main unit (as shown below). D Start enjoying the karaoke..Disc Operations (continued) English Playing a Karaoke disc Microphone setting A Press KARAOKE on the remote Before you start . If the disc menu appears. While singing. { Key } – Use ST keys to set the pitch level (-10~ +10) that matching your voice.

If the option in the menu is greyed out. Preference Page Audio Subtitle Disc Menu PBC MP3/JPEG Nav Password DivX Subtitle Default see pages 38~39 E To exit. Then. OK SETUP General Setup Page Disc Lock Display Dim Program OSD Language Screen Saver DivX(R) VOD Code see page 34 Audio Setup Page Speakers Volume Speakers Delay Night Mode CD Upsampling see page 35 A In ‘DISC’ mode.Accessing the DVD setup menu This DVD system setup is carried out via the TV. C Use S T keys to select a setup option and press X to access D Select the setting you wish to change and press OK to confirm and go back to the previously selected item. that means the setting is not available or cannot be changed in the current state. press SETUP to exit the menu. enabling you to customise the DVD system to suit your particular requirements. press SETUP. press SETUP on the remote control. The setup menu appears. Instructions and explanations of the options are provided in the following pages. 33 English DVD Setup Menu Options . B Use W X keys to select one of the setup menu pages and press OK. Video Setup Page TV Type TV Display Progressive Picture Setting see page 36~37 If you are not able to access the { Preference Page }. press STOP (Ç) twice before you press the SETUP again.

{ Unlock } – All discs can be played. { Lock } – Selects this to block the playback of the current disc. You can prevent a specific disc from playing by locking the disc. Note: All the downloaded videos from DivX® VOD can only be played back on this DVD system. { 70% } – Medium brightness. { 40% } – Dimmest display. visit us at www. For more information. Subsequent access to a locked disc requires a six-digit password. DivX(R) VOD code Philips provides you with the DivX® VOD (Video On Demand) registration code that allows you to rent and purchase videos using the DivX® VOD service.{ Password }).com/vod.divx. Follow the instructions and copy the video from your computer onto a CD-R/RW disc for playback on this DVD system. { 100% } – Full brightness. { On } – Switches to TV screen saver mode when playback has been stopped or paused for more than 15 minutes. Program Access the track programming menu. 34 . The default password is ‘136900’ (see ‘Preference Setup Page . Use the registration code to purchase or rent the videos from DivX® VOD service at www. See ‘Programming disc tracks’ chapter. Screen Saver The screen saver prevents damage to the TV screen by avoiding exposure to a static image for too long.DVD Setup Menu Options (continued) English General Setup Page (underlined options are the factory default settings) Disc Lock Not all discs are rated or coded by the disc maker. Display Dim Selects the brightness of the DVD system display panel. { Off } – Turns off the screen saver function.divx. com/vod. Press X to see the registration code and press OK to exit. Up to 40 discs can be locked. OSD language Selects the preferred language for the DVD system on-screen display menu.

{ Off } – Turns off CD-upsampling.English DVD Setup Menu Options (continued) Audio Setup Page (underlined options are the factory default settings) Speakers Volume Access the speaker’s level setup menu. This feature is only applicable for DVD video discs with Dolby Digital mode. { Off } – Turns off night mode feature. it will turn off the CD upsampling feature. Use W X keys to set the delay times for the centre and rear speakers based on the listening position and distance. If you have activated the CD upsampling feature. Selects this to enjoy the surround sound with its full dynamic range. Note: If you press the SURR button on the remote control to select multi-channel mode. the system will automatically switch to stereo mode. { 88. High volume outputs will be softened and low volume outputs will be enhanced to an audible level. Speakers Delay Access the speaker’s distance setup menu. CD Upsampling This feature enables you to convert your music CD to a higher sampling rate using sophisticated digital signal processing for better sound quality. { On } – Turns on night mode.2 kHz (X2) } – Select this to convert the sampling rate of the CDs twice as high as the original rate. 35 . Night Mode This mode optimises playback of sound at low volume. Note: 1 ms increase/decrease of delay time is equivalent to 30 cm change in distance. Use W X keys to adjust the volume level for each connected speaker between -6dB to +6dB. Use the longer delay time settings when the rear speakers are closer to the listener than the front speakers.

{ 16:9 Wide Screen } – For wide-screen TV (frame ratio 16:9).DVD Setup Menu Options (continued) English Video Setup Page (underlined options are the factory default settings) TV Type Selects the colour system that matches the connected TV. wait for 15 seconds for auto recovery. { 4:3 Pan Scan } – For a full-height picture with the sides trimmed. Progressive Before enabling the progressive scan feature. { 4:3 Letter Box } – For a ‘wide-screen’ display with black bars on the top and bottom. { NTSC } – For NTSC-system TV. TV Display The picture shape can be adjusted to fit your TV. 36 . 3) Press MUTE on the remote control. turn off the progressive scan as below: 1) Press OPEN CLOSE to open the disc tray. Read the instructions on the TV and confirm your action by pressing OK on the remote control. { On } – Turns on progressive scan mode. you must ensure that your TV can accept progressive signals (a progressive scan TV is required) and that you have connected this DVD system to your TV using the Y Pb Pr (see ‘Option 2: Connecting to a Progressive Scan TV or component video input’). Otherwise. It will enable playback of a different type of disc (PAL or NTSC disc) on this DVD system. 2) Press W on the remote control. Note: If no picture appears. { PAL } – For PAL-system TV. { Multi } – For TV that is compatible with both PAL and NTSC. { Off } – Disables the progressive scan mode.

} { Brightness } Increase this value to brighten the picture colour or vice versa. For an average setting. { Personal } – Selects this to personalise your picture colour setting. { Tint } Increase or decrease this value to change the colour phase of the picture. { Color } Increase this value to enhance the picture colour or vice versa. Use W X keys to adjust to the setting that best suits your personal preference and press OK to confirm. { Soft } – Warm colour setting. select { 0.English DVD Setup Menu Options (continued) Video Setup Page (underlined options are the factory default settings) Picture Setting Personal Picture Setup Brightness Contrast Tint Color This DVD system provides three predefined sets of picture colour settings and one personal setting which you can define yourself. { Bright } – Vibrant colour setting. { Contrast } Increase this value to sharpen the picture colour or vice versa. 37 . { Standard } – Original colour setting.

the disc’s default language will be used instead. Disc Menu Selects the preferred disc menu language for DVD playback. It allows you to play Video CDs (2. Note: This DVD system can only display 650 files/folder in the directory. Subtitle Selects the preferred subtitle language for DVD playback. 2) Use the numeric keypad 0-9 on the remote control to enter your existing six-digit password at { Old Password }. 5) Press OK to confirm and exit the menu. PBC Play Back Control feature is applicable for VCD/SVCD only. It allows you to select different display menus for easy navigation. To change the password: 1) Press OK to access the change password menu. { On } – The index menu (if available) will appear on the TV when you load a VCD/SVCD. Password The password is used for the Disc Lock. Change Password Old Password New Password Confirm PWD OK Note: When doing this for the first time or if you forget your existing password. Note: If the selected audio/subtitle/disc menu language is not available on the DVD. Enter your six-digit password to play a locked disc or when prompted for a password. { With Menu } – Displays the folder menu of the MP3/ Picture disc. 3) Enter the new six-digit password at { New Password }. following the menu on the display. 38 .DVD Setup Menu Options (continued) English Preference Setup Page (underlined options are the factory default settings) Audio Selects the preferred audio language for DVD playback. The default password is ‘136900’. { Off } – The VCD/SVCD will skip the index menu and playback directly from the beginning. MP3/JPEG Nav MP3/JPEG Navigator can only be set if the disc is recorded with a menu. 4) Enter the new six-digit password again at { Confirm PWD }.0) interactively. { Without Menu} – Displays all the files contained in the MP3/ Picture disc. key in ‘136900’.

Default This feature enables you to reset all the setup menu options and your personal settings to the factory defaults. 39 . { Others } – Displays other subtitle fonts. Press OK to confirm the default reset. { Standard } – Displays a standard list of Roman subtitle fonts provided by this DVD system. except your password for the Disc Lock.English DVD Setup Menu Options (continued) Preference Setup Page (underlined options are the factory default settings) DivX Subtitle Selects the font type that supports the recorded DivX subtitle.

All the available radio stations with strong signal will be stored automatically. appears on the display panel (or press TUNER on the remote control). . C Repeat step B if necessary until you find the desired radio station. – If no stereo signal is detected or less than 5 (five) stations are detected during tuner installation. Once complete. With one touch of button. the last tuned radio station will be played back. press W / X briefly and repeatedly until optimal reception is found. You will be prompted to install the radio stations when you access the tuner mode. “SEARCH > or <” will appear on the display panel until a radio station with sufficient signal strength is found.Tuner Operations English IMPORTANT! Make sure the FM and MW antennas are connected. There are three different ways to programme the radio stations: – Using auto install (for first time setup only) – Using automatic preset – Using manual preset Helpful Hints: – The system will exit presetting mode if no button is pressed within 20 seconds. Tuning to radio stations A Press SOURCE repeatedly until “FM” Using auto install This feature is only applicable for first time radio station programming..” appears Presetting radio stations You can store up to 40 FM and 20 MW preset radio stations in the memory. A Press TUNER.. D To fine-tune the reception of a weak station. The system will start searching from the FM band followed by the MW band. all the available radio stations will be stored automatically. display panel B Press S / T briefly on the remote control to start tuning. 40 on the display panel. “PLEASE CHECK ANTENNA” appears. “AUTO INSTALL PRESS PLAY” appears. B Press PLAY X until “START .

Selecting a preset radio station A Press TUNER to select “FM” or “MW” band.Using automatic preset Use automatic presetting to store or reinstall all the preset radio stations. preset number followed by the radio frequency will appear on the display panel. “X” is the preset number. The radio station continues to play but has been deleted from the preset list. C Use . B Press PROGRAM. All previously stored radio stations will be replaced. 41 English Tuner Operations (continued) ./ > keys to select a preset number (or use the numeric keypad on the remote control). The waveband. the frequency step between adjacent channels in the MW/FM band is 9 kHz/ 50 kHz (10 kHz/ 100 kHz in some areas). Use manual presetting to store your favourite radio stations. A Tune to your desired radio station (see “Tuning to radio stations”).. A Press TUNER to select “FM” or “MW” band. The display will show “GRID 9” or “GRID 10”. Changing tuning grid (not available for all versions) In some countries.” appears on the display panel./ > keys to select a preset number that you want to store the current radio station. B Use . B Hold down PROGRAM until “START . Using manual preset Deleting a preset radio station A In tuner mode. A Press SOURCE to select “FM” or “MW”. B Press STANDBY ON to switch the DVD system to standby mode. IMPORTANT! Changing the tuning grid will erase all previously stored preset radio stations./ > keys to select a preset radio station.. C Press STANDBY ON and PLAY X together on the front panel to power up the DVD system. The rest of the preset radio stations remain unchanged. D Press PROGRAM to store. Helpful Hint: – GRID 9 and GRID 10 indicate that the tuning grid is in step of 9 kHz and 10 kHz respectively. The preset frequency step in the factory is 9 kHz/ 50 kHz. B Hold down Ç until “FM/MW X DELETED” appears. use .

Sound and Volume Controls English Selecting digital sound effects Select a preset digital sound effect that matches your disc’s content or that optimises the sound of the musical style you are playing. you can select : CLASSIC. Playback will continue without sound and “MUTE” appears. to select : DOLBY+PL II (multi-channel) or STEREO. The available output modes for Multichannel include: Dolby Digital. However. Helpful Hint: – You are not able to select the surround sound mode if the system setup menu is turned on. When playing music discs or while in TUNER or AUX/DI mode. press MUTE again. or increase the volume level. The availability of the various surround sound modes depends on the sound available on the disc. DRAMA. mono (single channel sound) sources will not produce any sound from the rear speakers. select CONCERT or CLASSIC. Stereo broadcasts or recordings will produce some surround channel effects when played in a surround mode. “VOL MIN” is the minimum volume level and “VOL MAX” is the maximum volume level. you can select : CONCERT. Selecting surround sound Press SURR. ROCK or DIGITAL. JAZZ. To restore the volume.on the remote control to increase or decrease the volume level. SOUND When playing movie discs or in TV mode. DTS (Digital Theatre Systems) Surround and Dolby Pro Logic II. To turn off the volume temporarily Press MUTE on the remote control. Volume control Press VOL +/. 42 Helpful Hint: – For flat sound output. . ACTION or SCI-FI. Press SOUND to select the available sound effect. MUTE SURR. The centre and rear speakers operate only in multi-channel surround mode.

to adjust the TV’s volume level. The software will start to install on the recorder automatically. English Other Features Software upgrades Periodically Philips will issue software upgrades to enhance your user experience. Download the software to a CD-R. IMPORTANT! Power supply must not be interrupted during upgrade! C Press TV VOL +/. Check the current software version of this DVD system: 1) Press OPEN CLOSE ç to open the disc tray.philips. 43 . C Insert the CD-R and press A Press SOURCE repeatedly until “TV” appears on the display panel (or press TV on the remote control)./ > keys or the numeric keypad (0-9) to select the TV’s channel. Before you start .. B Press OPEN CLOSE ç to open the disc tray. OPEN CLOSE ç again.Controlling ‘Philips’ TV with the remote control This DVD system’s remote control enables you to control the basic functions of your ‘Philips’ brand TV. com/support’ to check the availability of the latest software upgrade. A Visit the Philips website ‘www.. 2) Press DISPLAY on the remote control. B Use .

– Check that the batteries are loaded correctly. – Clean the disc. wait for 15 seconds for the auto recovery. wait for 15 seconds for the auto recovery. Dolby Digital. – Check if the AC power cord is properly connected. – Make sure that the centre and rear speakers are connected correctly. – If this happens when you are changing the setting of the ‘TV TYPE’. – Check the speaker connections and settings. Problem (General) Solution No power. The remote control does not function properly. button to select a correct surround sound setting. Completely distorted picture or black/white picture. . 44 . first check the points listed below before taking the system for repair. – Refer to your TV’s manual for correct Video In channel selection. – Replace the batteries with new ones. If you are unable to solve a problem by following these instructions.). – Adjust the volume. – Make sure that the audio cables are connected and press the SOURCE button to select the correct input source (for example. This is not a malfunction. No picture. consult your dealer or Philips for help. – If this happens when you are turning on the progressive scan feature. If a fault occurs. etc. – Sometimes a small amount of picture distortion may appear. Do not open the system as there is a risk of electric shock. as this will invalidate the warranty. – Point the remote control directly toward the IR sensor. – Select the source you want to play (for example. – Press the DISC button to select disc mode. No sound or distorted sound. – Press the SURR. – Check the video connection. TV or AUX/DI) to choose the device that you want to hear through the DVD system. There is no sound from the centre and rear speakers. Change the TV channel until you see the DVD screen.display panel Troubleshooting English WARNING Under no circumstances should you try to repair the system yourself. – Press the 2(STANDBY ON) on the front of the DVD system to turn on the power. – Make sure that the source you are playing is recorded or broadcast in surround sound (DTS. – Reduce the distance between the remote control and the system. DISC or TUNER) before pressing the function button (X./ >).

– Moisture may have condensed inside the system. some menu items cannot be selected. The DVD+R/CD-R must be finalised. – The features may not be available on the DVD. 45 . – Disconnect the power cord from the power outlet for a few minutes. colour system (PAL or NTSC) and region code. – Depending on the disc availability. Unable to play DivX movies. or multi-language Audio. – Depending on the TV. – Increase the distance between the system and your TV or VCR.Troubleshooting (continued) Solution English Problem (Playback) The DVD system does not start playback. – You may need to enter the password in order to unlock the disc for playback. – Press SETUP to turn off the system setup menu screen. The aspect ratio of the screen cannot be changed even though you have set the TV display. Not able to select some items in the setup/system menu. adjust the antenna or connect an external antenna for better reception. – Changing the language for the sound or subtitle is prohibited on this DVD. – Insert a readable disc with the playback side facing down. – Check the disc type. Cannot activate some features such as Angles. The DVD system does not work. Radio reception is poor. – If the signal is too weak. Reconnect the power cord and try to operate again as usual. – Place the antenna further away from any equipment that may be causing the interference. Subtitles. – Check for any scratches or smudges on the disc. – Check that the DivX file is encoded in ‘Home Theatre’ mode with DivX certified encoder. it may not be possible to change the aspect ratio. – The aspect ratio is fixed on the DVD disc. – Tune in to the correct frequency. – Press STOP button twice before selecting the system setup menu. Remove the disc and leave the system turned on for about an hour.

surround left and right. DTS: Digital Theatre Systems. the higher the bit rate. the better the sound quality. which features a small decrease in image quality in spite of its high compression ratio. etc to be recorded on a DVD. By using the MP3 format. Disc menu: A screen display prepared for allowing a selection of images. sounds. 46 Dolby Surround Pro Logic II: It is an improved matrix decoding technology that provides better spatiality and directionality on Dolby Surround programme material.. subtitles. MPEG-4 based video compression technology. DivX: The DivX code is a patent-pending. one CD-R or CD-RW can contain about 10 times more data than a regular CD. A title is composed of several chapters. Dolby Digital: A surround sound system developed by Dolby Laboratories containing up to six channels of digital audio (front left and right. while digital sound has specific numerical values. “MP3” is the abbreviation of Motion Picture Experts Group 1 (or MPEG-1) Audio Layer3. (Such material is also compatible with conventional Pro Logic decoders). While conventional surround programming is fully compatible with Dolby Surround Pro Logic II decoders. centre and subwoofer). but it is different from the Dolby Digital. multi-angles. measured in kilobits per second. JPEG: A very common digital still picture format. Each chapter is assigned a chapter number enabling you to locate the chapter you want. and that of wide-screens is 16:9. The horizontal vs. Or. Bit Rate: The amount of data used to hold a given length of music. Generally. or kbps. MP3: A file format with a sound data compression system. including separate left and right surround channels. or the higher the recording speed. the left and right. . Multichannel refers to a structure of sound tracks having three or more channels. the speed at which you record. The formats were developed by different companies. Aspect ratio: The ratio of vertical and horizontal sizes of a displayed image. developed by DivXNetworks. These sockets send audio through two channels.Glossary English Analogue: Sound that has not been turned into numbers. that can shrink digital video to sizes small enough to be transported over the internet. This is a surround sound system. Analogue sound varies. while maintaining high visual quality. higher bit rates use more space on a disc. Chapter: Sections of a picture or a music piece on a DVD that are smaller than titles. soundtracks will be able to be encoded specifically to take full advantage of Pro Logic II playback. Multichannel: DVDs are formatted to have each sound track constitute one sound field. However. vertical ratio of conventional TVs is 4:3. A still picture data compression system proposed by the Joint Photographic Expert Group. Inc. provides a convincing three dimensional sound field on conventional stereo music recordings and is ideally suited to bring the surround experience to automotive sound.

Progressive Scan: The progressive scan displays twice the number of frames per second than in an ordinary TV system. This unit will only play discs that have compatible region codes. Each title is assigned a title number. VIDEO OUT socket: Yellow socket on the back of the DVD system that sends the DVD picture video to a TV. 47 . Title: The longest section of a movie or music feature on DVD. enabling you to locate the title you want.Glossary (continued) English Playback control (PBC): Refers to the signal recorded on video CDs or SVCDs for controlling playback. You can find the region code of your unit by looking at the product label. By using menu screens recorded on a Video CD or SVCD that supports PBC. Some discs are compatible with more than one region (or ALL regions). Surround: A system for creating realistic three dimensional sound fields full of realism by arranging multiple speakers around the listener. you can enjoy interactive playback and searching. It offers higher picture resolution and quality. Region code: A system allowing discs to be played only in the region designated.

HTS3105 150 W Eco Standby power: < 1 W Dimensions: 360 x 54 x 324 (mm) (w x h x d) Weight: .HTS3100 .AUX In : 1000 mV TUNER Tuning Range: FM 87.HTS3105 2.5–108 MHz (50kHz) MW 531–1602 kHz (9kHz) MW 530–1700 kHz (10kHz) 26 dB Quieting Sensitivity: FM 20 dB. MW 28 dB IF Rejection Ratio: FM 60 dB.HTS3100 .HTS3100 .56 kg/each CENTRE speaker .HTS3105 Speaker drivers: Frequency response: Dimensions: Weight: 1-way.HTS3105 Speaker drivers: Frequency response: Dimensions: Weight: SUBWOOFER Impedance .5 x 191. MW 40 dB AM Suppression Ratio: FM 30 dB Harmonic Distortion: FM Mono 3% FM Stereo 3% MW 5% Frequency Response: FM 180 Hz–10 kHz / ±6 dB Stereo Separation: FM 26 dB (1 kHz) Stereo Threshold: FM 23.0 Vp-p. 50/60 Hz switchable Power Consumption .5 (mm) (w x h x d) 3. 75Ω Audio DAC: 24 Bits / 192 kHz Frequency Response: 4 Hz–20 kHz (44.HTS3100 70 W .Centre : .HTS3100 .Specifications English AMPLIFIER Output power: .Centre : 100 W .HTS3105 Impedance .Subwoofer: 100 W Frequency Response: 20 Hz – 20 kHz / –3 dB Signal-to-Noise Ratio: > 65 dB (CCIR) Input Sensitivity .5 kg Specifications subject to change without prior notice.HTS3105 8Ω Speaker drivers: 1 x 76mm (3”)woofer Frequency response: 120 Hz – 20 kHz Dimensions: 97. 48 . Ultra 12 Bits PAL / NTSC 4:3 / 16:9 60~65 dB Video DAC: Signal System: Video Format : Video S/N: Composite Video Output 1.4 (mm) (w x h x d) 0. closed box system 8Ω 4Ω 1 x 76mm (3”) woofer 120 Hz – 20 kHz 239 x 99. MW 4μV/m Image Rejection Radio:FM 25 dB.Front : 75 W / channel .64 kg . MW 45 dB Signal-to-Noise Ratio: FM 60 dB.72 kg 8Ω 4Ω 152mm (6”) woofer 30 Hz – 120 Hz 194 x 266 x 339.3 x 71.4 (mm) (w x h x d) Weight: 0.HTS3100 2. closed box system Impedance .Rear: .HTS3100 1-way. closed box system 2-way. closed box system .Front : .5 dB DISC SECTION Laser Type: Disc Diametre: Video Decoding: Semiconductor 12cm / 8cm MPEG-1 / MPEG-2 / / DivX 3/4/5/6.Rear: 75 W / channel .Subwoofer: MAIN UNIT 200 W / 2400 PMPO 25 W / channel 25 W / channel 50 W 50 W .1 kHz) 4 Hz–22 kHz (48 kHz) 4 Hz–44 kHz (96 kHz) Power Supply Rating: 110–127 V / 220–240 V.HTS3105 2-way.HTS3100 4Ω .HTS3105 500 W / 6000 PMPO .9 kg SPEAKERS FRONT and REAR speakers System: .6 x 69.

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