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BD-H8500/H8900 BD-H8500M/H8900M BD-H8500N/H8900N BD-H8500A/H8900A BD-H8509S/H8909S E-MANUAL Thank you for purchasing this Samsung product. To receive more complete service, please register your product at www.samsung.com/register imagine the possibilities E-MANUAL
Connections Connecting to a TV Connecting to an Audio System 8 Method 1: Connecting to an HDMI supported AV receiver 8 Method 2: Connecting to an AV receiver with Optical input Connecting to a Network Router 9 Wired Network 10 Wireless Network Settings The Home Screen Picture 12 UHD Output 12 3D Settings 13 3D Blu-ray Playback Mode 13 Screen Size 14 TV Aspect Ratio 14 BD Wise (Samsung Products only) 15 Resolution 16 Resolution according to the output mode 17 DTV Smart Resolution 17 Movie Frame (24fps) 17 Fit Screen Size 18 HDMI Colour Format 18 HDMI Deep Colour 18 Progressive Mode Sound 19 Speaker Settings 20 Multiroom Link 20 Speaker Test 20 Edit Name 20 Digital Output 21 Digital Output Selection 25 PCM Downsampling 25 Dynamic Range Control 26 Downmixing Mode 26 DTS Neo:6 Mode 26 Audio Sync 27 Connected Device Broadcasting 28 Auto Tuning 28 Auto Tuning 28 Standby Auto Tuning 29 Cable Search Option 29 Wake-up Timer 29 Aerial 29 Channel List 29 Guide 30 Schedule Manager 30 Edit Channel 30 Edit Favourites 30 Channel Settings 30 Country (Area) 31 Manual Tuning 31 Transfer Channel list 31 Delete CAM operator profile 31 Satellite System 32 Channel Lock 32 Subtitle 32 Primary Subtitle Language 32 Secondary Subtitle Language 32 Audio Language 32 Edit Channel Number 32 Primary Audio Language 33 Secondary Audio Language 33 Programme Rating Lock 33 Data Service 33 Digital Text Contents
Controlling Music Playback 67 Buttons on the Remote Control used for Music Playback 67 Using the Options Menu (During the Playback) 68 Using the View & Options Menus (On a file screen) 68 Using the View Menu 68 Using the Options Menu 69 Repeating Tracks on an Audio CD 69 Shuffling Tracks on an Audio CD 70 Creating a Playlist from an Audio CD 71 Ripping Playing Photo Contents 72 Using the Tools Menu (During Playback) 73 Using the View & Options Menus 73 Using the View Menu 73 Using the Options Menu DTV Functions Watching TV Channels 74 Using the channel option 74 Using the remote control buttons 75 Using the Tools Button Watching Pay channels Channel List Edit Channel 78 Using the remote control buttons EPG & Schedule Manager 79 Using the Guide Screen option 79 Setting the Schedule Manger manually Using the Teletext Service 81 Typical Teletext page Advanced Function Recording 82 Checking Available Storage Size 82 Notes on HDD capacity 83 Recording the current TV channel you are watching 83 To pause recording 83 To stop recording 83 Playback control during recording 84 Watching other channels during Recording a TV channel 84 Simultaneous Recording 84 Simultaneous Recording of Two TV Channels 85 Watching different TV channels that is not under recording 85 To stop recording 85 Simultaneous Operation 86 Timeshift function 86 Start Timeshift with PLAY button 86 Start Timeshift with PAUSE button 86 Timeshift information 87 Playback control button during Timeshift function is enabled 87 To stop Timeshift Playing the Recorded Title 88 Using the View, Filter and Options Menus 88 Using the View Menu 88 Using the Filter Menu 89 Using the Options Menu Editing the Recorded Title 90 Splitting a Section of a Title (Divide into two) 90 Splitting a Section of a Title (Partial Delete) Send files 91 Copying Videos, Music or Photos 3D Functions 92 Viewing DTV with the 3D effect Creating a Samsung Account Before Using Samsung Apps Using Films and TV Shows
Using Samsung Apps 96 The Samsung Apps Screen at a Glance 98 Starting an Application 98 The Option Menu Screen Mirroring Using the Web Browser 101 Link Browsing and Pointer Browsing 102 The Control Panel at a Glance 103 Using the Keyboard Pop-up 104 Options on the Keyboard Pop-Up 105 Using the Setting Menu Linking Your Internet Service Accounts to the product Appendix Supported Formats 108 Video File Support 110 Supported Subtitle File Formats 111 Music File Support 112 Picture File Support 112 AVCHD (Advanced Video Codec High Definition) Troubleshooting
Connecting to a TV Except for H8509S, H8909S model For H8509S, H8909S model " " Depending on your model, rear panel may be different. For more details, please refer to the user manual of product. " " The RF cable connection of this product sends only signals of TV. You must connect the HDMI cable to watch output from your product. " " If you use an HDMI-to-DVI cable to connect to your display device, you must also connect the Digital Audio Out on the product to audio system to hear audio. " " Depending on your TV, certain HDMI output resolutions may not work. Please refer to the user manual of your TV. " " When you connect the product to the TV using the HDMI cable for the first time or to a new TV, the HDMI output resolution will be automatically set to the highest supported by the TV. " " A long HDMI cable may cause a screen noise. If this occurs, set HDMI Deep Colour to Off in the menu. " " If the product is connected to your TV in the HDMI 720p, 1080i, or 1080p output mode, you must use a High speed (category 2) HDMI cable.
" " HDMI outputs only a pure digital signal to the TV. If your TV does not support HDCP (High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection), random noise appears on the screen. " " Do not connect the power cord until you have made all the other connections. When you change the connections, turn off all devices before you start. " " If connecting with 2 RF cables from the same satellite dish, you can watch and record different channels. Twin LNB is recommended. Set "Aerial Connection Type" to "Dual" in the Broadcasting option. For H8509S,H8909S model " " If connecting with one RF cable, you cannot view second channel while recording a channel. Set "Aerial Connection Type" to "Single" in the Broadcasting option. For H8509S,H8909S model
Connecting to an Audio Sys- tem Method 1: Connecting to an HDMI supported AV receiver Method 2: Connecting to an AV receiver with Optical input " " After finishing the connections, press the input selector of the connected audio system and TV until the video signal from the product appears on your TV and you hear the audio signal through your audio system. " " Do not connect the power cord until you have made all the other connections. When you change the connections, turn off all devices before you start.
Connecting to a Network Router You can connect your product to your network router using one of the methods illustrated below. Wired Network " " Internet access to Samsung’s software update server may not be allowed, depending on the router you use or your ISP’s policy. For more information, contact your ISP (Internet Service Provider). " " For DSL users, please use a router to make a network connection.
Wireless Network " " If the wireless router supports DHCP, your product can use a DHCP or static IP address to connect to the wireless network. " " Set your wireless router to Infrastructure mode. Ad-hoc mode is not supported. " " The product supports only the following wireless security key protocols: WEP (OPEN/ SHARED), WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES) " " Select a channel on the wireless router that is not currently being used. If the channel set for the wireless router is currently being used by another device nearby, it will result in interference and communication failure. " " If you select the Pure High-throughput (Greenfield) 802.11n mode and set the Encryption type on your router or router to WEP, TKIP or TKIP-AES (WPS2Mixed), the product will not support a connection in compliance with new Wi-Fi certification specifications. " " If your router supports WPS (Wi-Fi Protected Setup), you can connect to the network via PBC (Push Button Configuration) or PIN (Personal Identification Number). WPS will automatically configure the SSID and WPA key in either mode. " " Wireless LAN, by its nature, may cause interference, depending on the operating conditions (router performance, distance, obstacles, interference by other radio devices, etc).
The Home Screen PLAY DISC FILMS AND TV SHOWS MULTIMEDIA SAMSUNG APPS Audio CD RECOMMENDED MY APPS 1 2 3 WebBrowser e-Manual 3 Recorded TV Schedule Manager Screen Mirroring Settings PLAY DISC : Lets you play photos, videos, or music content from Disc. FILMS AND TV SHOWS : Lets you view Films and TV Shows from the Internet. " " Depending on your country, this menu function may not be supported. MULTIMEDIA : Lets you play photos, videos, or music content from USB or mobile devices, or PCs. Sign In : Lets you log in with your Samsung account. Search : Lets you search for contents in Films and TV Shows, Apps and YouTube by entering corresponding search words. SAMSUNG APPS : Gives you access to various for pay or free of-charge applications you can download. RECOMMENDED : Gives you direct access to recommended applications. MY APPS : Apps downloaded from My Apps are displayed. Recorded TV : Access Recorded TV directly. Schedule Manager : Reserve the desired TV programmes. Screen Mirroring : Lets you view the screen of your smart phone or android tablet on a TV you have connected to the product. Settings : Opens the product's menu. In the menu can set various functions to suit your personal preferences. " " In the Home menu screen, it will switch to DTV Channel mode after 3 minutes. When accessing the Settings menu, the screen saver will be activated after 5 minutes. Saves power by turning off product automatically when no user operation is received for 4 hours. If Auto Power Off menu is set to Off, the power will not turn off automatically.
Picture Picture UHD Output Auto 3D Settings TV Aspect Ratio 16:9 Original BD Wise Off Resolution Auto DTV Smart Resolution Off Movie Frame (24fps) Auto UHD Output For BD-H89 series This option outputs HDMI video at UHD (Ultra High definition) resolution. This is only available when Movie Frame is set to Auto. " " To use this feature, you must connect the product to a device that supports UHD resolution and you must have content that plays at 24fs (film speed). " " This device cannot play UHD contents However contents with resolution lower than Full HD can be up-scaled to UHD. " " For UHD resolution output, only 2160*3840 24 frame rate output is available. 3D Settings Select whether to play a Blu-ray Disc with 3D contents in 3D Mode. " " If you move to the Home or Samsung Apps screen while in 3D mode, the product will switch to 2D mode automatically.
3D Blu-ray Playback Mode Try Now Set whether to play 3D Blu-ray disc in 3D or 2D image. ● ● Auto : Automatically detect if a connected TV has 3D capability and play a Blu- ray 3D disc in 3D or 2D accordingly or a 3D only disc in 3D if the TV supports 3D. 3D only discs will not be played if your TV does not support 3D. ● ● 3D → 3D : Play 3D only and Blu-ray 3D discs in 3D mode at all times. ● ● 3D → 2D : Play Blu-ray 3D discs in 2D mode at all times. 3D only discs will not be played. " " For some 3D discs, to stop a movie during 3D playback, press the ' button once. The movie stops and the 3D mode option is de-activated. To change a 3D option selection when you are playing a 3D movie, press the ' button once. The Home Screen menu appears. Press the ' button again, then select 3D Settings in the Blu-ray menu. " " Depending on the content and the position of the picture on your TV screen, you may see vertical black bars on the left side, right side, or both sides. Screen Size Try Now Lets you enter the actual screen size of your TV so that the product can adjust the image according to the screen size and display an optimal 3D image. (For 3D displays bigger than 116 inches, simply setting it as 116 is a safe choice.) " " As the video resolution in 3D play mode is fixed according to the resolution of the original 3D video, you can not change the resolution to your preference. " " Some functions such as BD Wise, screen size adjustment, and resolution adjustment may not operate properly in 3D play mode. " " You must use a high-speed HDMI cable for proper output of the 3D signal. " " Stay at least three times the width of the screen from the TV when watching 3D images. For example, if you have a 46 inch screen, stay 138 inches (11.5 feet) from the screen. Place the 3D video screen at eye level for the best 3D picture. " " When the product is connected to some 3D devices, the 3D effect may not function properly. " " “Blu-ray 3D” and “Blu-ray 3D” logo are trademarks of the Blu-ray Disc Association.
TV Aspect Ratio Try Now Lets you adjust the output of the product to the screen size of your TV. ● ● 16:9 Original : Select when you connect the product to a 16:9 TV screen. The product will display all content in its original aspect ratio. Content formatted in 4:3 will be displayed with black bars on the left and right. ● ● 16:9 Full : Select when you connect the product to a 16:9 TV screen. All content will fill the full screen. Content formatted in 4:3 will be stretched. ● ● 4:3 Letter Box : Select when you connect the product to a 4:3 TV screen. The product will display all content in its original aspect ratio. Content formatted in 16:9 will be displayed with black bars on the top and bottom. ● ● 4:3 Pan-Scan : Select when you connect the product to a 4:3 TV screen. 16:9 content will have the extreme left and right portions cut off. " " Depending on the disc type, some aspect ratios may not be available. " " If you select an aspect ratio and option which is different than the aspect ratio of your TV screen, then the picture might appear to be distorted. " " If you select the 16:9 Original, your TV may display 4:3 Pillarbox (black bars on sides of picture). BD Wise (Samsung Products only) Try Now When you connect a Samsung product and a Samsung TV with BD Wise to each other via HDMI, and BD Wise is on in both the product and TV, the product outputs video at the video resolution and frame rate of the play contents. ● ● Off : The output resolution stays fixed at the resolution you set previously in the Resolution menu, regardless of the resolution of the disc. See Resolution below. ● ● On : The product outputs video at the original resolution and frame rate of the play contents.
" " When BD Wise is on, the Resolution setting automatically defaults to BD Wise and BD Wise appears in the Resolution menu. " " If the product is connected to a device that does not support BD Wise, you can not use the BD Wise function. " " For proper operation of BD Wise, set the BD Wise menu of both the product and the TV to On. Resolution Try Now Set the output resolution of the HDMI video signal. The number indicates the number of lines of video per frame. The i and p indicate interlaced and progressive scan, respectively. The more lines, the higher quality. ● ● BD Wise : Automatically sets the resolution to the resolution of the play contents. if you have connected the product via HDMI to a TV with the BD Wise feature. (The BD Wise menu item appears only if BD Wise is set to On. See BD Wise above.) ● ● Auto : Automatically sets the output resolution to the connected TV’s maximum resolution. ● ● 1080p : Outputs 1080 lines of progressive video. ● ● 1080i : Outputs 1080 lines of interlaced video. ● ● 720p : Outputs 720 lines of progressive video. ● ● 576p/480p : Outputs 576/480 lines of progressive video.
Resolution according to the output mode ● ● Blu-ray Disc/E-contents/Digital Contents/DTV/DVD playback For BD-H85 series Resolution Blu-ray Disc E-contents/Digital contents/DTV DVD BD Wise Resolution of Blu-ray Disc 1080p 576i/480i Auto Max. Resolution of TV input Max. Resolution of TV input Max. Resolution of TV input 1080p 1080p 1080p 1080p 1080i 1080i 1080i 1080i 720p 720p 720p 720p 576p/480p 576p/480p 576p/480p 576p/480p For BD-H89 series Resolution Blu-ray Disc E-contents/ Digital contents DTV DVD BD Wise Resolution of Blu-ray Disc 1080p 1080p 576i/480i Auto Movie Frame : Auto (UHD Output : Auto) 2160p@24F 2160p@24F Max. Resolution of TV input Max. Resolution of TV input Movie Frame : Off Max. Resolution of TV input Max. Resolution of TV input 1080p 1080p 1080p 1080p 1080p 1080i 1080i 1080i 1080i 1080i 720p 720p 720p 720p 720p 576p/480p 576p/480p 576p/480p 576p/480p 576p/480p " " If the screen stays blank after you have changed the resolution, remove all discs, and then press the HOME button on the remote control. Press and hold the ' button on the top of the product for more than 5 seconds. All settings are restored to the factory default. " " When the factory default settings are restored, all stored user BD data is deleted. " " The Blu-ray Disc must have the 24 frame feature for the product to use the Movie Frame (24fps) mode.
DTV Smart Resolution Try Now Use this function to automatically optimise screen resolution for digital broadcasts. ● ● Auto : Screen resolution is automatically optimised for digital broadcast. ● ● Off : Turn off DTV Smart Resolution. " " When you change your TV channel with this function set to Auto, according your TV, the display time of next channels may take longer than the function set to Off. " " DTV smart resolution is activated only when resolution option is set to Auto. Movie Frame (24fps) Try Now Setting the Movie Frame (24fps) feature to Auto lets the play adjust its HDMI output to 24 frames per second for improved picture quality. You can enjoy the Movie Frame (24fps) feature only on a TV supporting this frame rate. Movie Frame is only available when the product is in the 1080p output resolution modes. ● ● Auto : Movie Frame (24fps) functions work. ● ● Off : Movie Frame (24fps) functions are off. Fit Screen Size Try Now Set the screen to the optimal size. (Apply Smart Hub, Screen Mirroring only) " " If displayed e-Manual page on your TV screen is incomplete and partially hidden, set he Fit Screen Size to Size 1.
HDMI Colour Format Try Now Set the colour space format for HDMI output, depending on the connected device. ● ● Auto : Automatically set the optimum format supported by the connected display device. ● ● YCbCr (4:4:4) : Recommended when connected to a display that supported YCbCr (4:4:4) because most films are in this format. ● ● RGB (Standard) : Recommended when connected to a display that does not support the YCbCr format. Select this for output of the normal range of RGB colours. ● ● RGB (Enhanced) : Select this for output of an enhanced range of RGB colours. Not recommended for general use because it will increase the contrast between black and white. HDMI Deep Colour Try Now Lets you output video from the HDMI OUT jack with Deep colour. Deep colour provides more accurate colour reproduction with greater colour depth. ● ● Auto : The product outputs video with Deep Colour to a connected TV which supports HDMI Deep Colour. ● ● Off : The picture is output without Deep Colour. Progressive Mode Try Now Lets you improve picture quality when viewing DVDs. ● ● Auto : Select to have the product automatically select the best picture quality for the DVD you’re watching. ● ● Video : Select for the best picture quality from concert or TV show DVDs.
Sound Sound Speaker Settings Digital Output PCM PCM Downsampling On Dynamic Range Control Auto Downmixing Mode Normal Stereo DTS Neo:6 Mode Off Audio Sync 0 ms Speaker Settings Connect the product to a Samsung Network speakers for a richer, clearer sound. Refer to the Samsung Network speaker's operating manual for more information on pairing. " " To use this feature, at least one network speaker must be connected. " " Only a Samsung Network Speaker that supports Multiroom Link can be connected. " " Sound quality may be affected by the condition of the wireless network. " " Network speakers may become disconnected because of changes in the network environment. " " Activating Screen Mirroring disables Multiroom Link. " " For further details, refer to the Multiroom link manual. Multiroom link manual : www. samsung.com → Support → Search for the product name : BD-H8900,H8500 / Multiroom link → Download PDF. " " A delay may be introduced to audio produced through the connected Network Speaker in Multiroom mode if compared to the video and audio from the device that is directly connected to the product.
Multiroom Link Set the configuration of the network speaker(s) you connected to your product. Speaker Test Send a test sound to each speaker to make sure your system is working properly. Edit Name You can give each speaker a name. Digital Output Try Now You set the Digital Output to match the capabilities of the AV receiver you’ve connected to the product : ● ● PCM : Choose if you have connected an HDMI supported AV receiver. ● ● Bitstream (Unprocessed) : Select if you have connected an HDMI supported AV receiver with Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio decoding capabilities. ● ● Bitstream (Re-encoded DTS) : Choose if you have connected an AV receiver using a Digital Optical input that can decode DTS. ● ● Bitstream (Re-encoded Dolby D) : Select if you don’t have an HDMI supported AV receiver, but have an AV receiver with Dolby Digital decoding capabilities. " " Be sure to select the correct Digital Output or you will hear no sound or a loud noise. " " If the HDMI device (AV receiver, TV) is not compatible with compressed formats (Dolby digital, DTS), the audio signal outputs as PCM. " " Regular DVDs do not have BONUSVIEW audio and Navigation Sound Effects.
Digital Output Selection Audio Stream on Blu-ray Disc Setup Connection Audio source stream Outputs PCM Up to PCM 7.1ch Dolby Digital Up to PCM 7.1ch Dolby Digital Plus Up to PCM 7.1ch HDMI supported Avreceiver Dolby TrueHD Up to PCM 7.1ch DTS Up to PCM 6.1ch DTSHD High Resolution Audio Up to PCM 7.1ch DTS-HD Master Audio Up to PCM 7.1ch PCM PCM PCM 2ch Dolby Digital PCM 2ch Dolby Digital Plus PCM 2ch Optical Dolby TrueHD PCM 2ch DTS PCM 2ch DTSHD High Resolution Audio PCM 2ch DTS-HD Master Audio PCM 2ch PCM PCM Dolby Digital Dolby Digital Dolby Digital Plus Dolby Digital Plus HDMI supported AV receiver Dolby TrueHD Dolby TrueHD DTS DTS DTSHD High Resolution Audio DTSHD High Resolution Audio DTS-HD Master Audio DTS-HD Master Audio Bitstream (Unprocessed) PCM PCM 2ch Dolby Digital Dolby Digital Dolby Digital Plus Dolby Digital Optical Dolby TrueHD Dolby Digital DTS DTS DTSHD High Resolution Audio DTS DTS-HD Master Audio DTS
Setup Connection Audio source stream Outputs PCM Re-encoded DTS Dolby Digital Re-encoded DTS Dolby Digital Plus Re-encoded DTS Bitstream (Re- encoded DTS) HDMI supported AV receiver or Optical Dolby TrueHD Re-encoded DTS DTS Re-encoded DTS DTSHD High Resolution Audio Re-encoded DTS DTS-HD Master Audio Re-encoded DTS PCM Re-encoded Dolby Digital * Dolby Digital Re-encoded Dolby Digital * Dolby Digital Plus Re-encoded Dolby Digital * Bitstream (Re- encoded Dolby D) HDMI supported AV receiver or Optical Dolby TrueHD Re-encoded Dolby Digital * DTS Re-encoded Dolby Digital * DTSHD High Resolution Audio Re-encoded Dolby Digital * DTS-HD Master Audio Re-encoded Dolby Digital * Audio Stream on DVD Setup Connection Audio source stream Outputs PCM PCM 2ch HDMI supported AVreceiver Dolby Digital Up to PCM 5.1ch PCM DTS Up to PCM 6.1ch PCM PCM 2ch Optical Dolby Digital PCM 2ch DTS PCM 2ch PCM PCM 2ch HDMI supportedAV receiver Dolby Digital Dolby Digital Bitstream (Unprocessed) DTS DTS PCM PCM 2ch Optical Dolby Digital Dolby Digital DTS DTS PCM PCM 2ch Bitstream (Re- encoded DTS) HDMI supported AV receiver or Optical Dolby Digital Dolby Digital DTS DTS
Setup Connection Audio source stream Outputs PCM PCM 2ch Bitstream (Re- encoded Dolby D) HDMI supported AV receiver or Optical Dolby Digital Dolby Digital DTS DTS Audio Stream of Broadcast Setup Connection Audio source stream Outputs Dolby Digital Up to PCM 5.1ch Dolby Digital Plus Up to PCM 5.1ch HDMI supported AVreceiver MPEG1 Layer 2 Up to PCM 5.1ch PCM HE-AAC Up to PCM 5.1ch Dolby Digital PCM 2ch Dolby Digital Plus PCM 2ch Optical MPEG1 Layer 2 PCM 2ch HE-AAC PCM 2ch Dolby Digital Dolby Digital Dolby Digital Plus Dolby Digital Plus** HDMI supported AV receiver MPEG1 Layer 2 PCM 2ch Bitstream (Unprocessed) HE-AAC Re-encoded Dolby Digital *** Dolby Digital Dolby Digital Dolby Digital Plus Dolby Digital Optical MPEG1 Layer 2 PCM 2ch HE-AAC Re-encoded Dolby Digital *** Dolby Digital Re-encoded DTS Dolby Digital Plus Re-encoded DTS Bitstream (Re- encoded DTS) HDMI supported AV receiver or Optical MPEG1 Layer 2 PCM 2ch HE-AAC Re-encoded DTS *** Dolby Digital Re-encoded Dolby Digital Dolby Digital Plus Re-encoded Dolby Digital Bitstream (Re- encoded Dolby D) HDMI supported AV receiver or Optical MPEG1 Layer 2 PCM 2ch HE-AAC Re-encoded Dolby Digital ***
Definition for Blu-ray Disc Setup Connection Audio source stream Outputs PCM HDMI supported AVreceiver Any Decodes the main feature audio and BONUSVIEW audio stream together into PCM audio and adds Navigation Sound Effects. Optical Bitstream (Unprocessed) HDMI supported AV receiver Any Outputs only the main feature audio stream so that your AV receiver can decode the audio bitstream. You will not hear BONUSVIEW audio or Navigation Sound Effects. Optical Bitstream (Re- encoded DTS) HDMI supported AV receiver or Optical Any Decodes the main feature audio and BONUSVIEW audio stream together into PCM audio and adds Navigation Sound Effects, then reencodes the PCM audio into DTS bitstream. Bitstream (Re- encoded Dolby D) HDMI supported AV receiver or Optical Any Decodes the main feature audio and BONUSVIEW audio stream together into PCM audio and adds Navigation Sound Effects, then reencodes the PCM audio into Dolby Digital bitstream. * If the Source Stream is 2ch or mono, "Re-encoded Dolby D" setting is not applied. Output will be PCM 2ch. ** If the Audio Description is set to On, audio output will be changed Dolby Digital even if the original broadcast stream is Dolby Digital Plus. *** If the Audio Description is set to On and sampling rate of less 48kHz, audio output will be changed PCM even if the Bitstream is selected.
PCM Downsampling Try Now Set whether to use downsampling processing or not. ● ● Off : Select when the AV receiver connected to the product is 96kHz compatible. ● ● On : Select when the AV receiver connected to the product is not 96kHz compatible. 96kHz signals will be down converted to 48kHz. " " Even when PCM Downsampling is set to Off, some discs will only output downsampled audio through the optical digital outputs. " " If your TV is not compatible with compressed multi-channel formats (Dolby Digital, DTS), the product may output PCM 2ch downmixed audio even though you set the digital output as Bitstream (unprocessed/Re-encoded DTS/Re-encoded Dolby D) on your setup menu. " " If your TV is not compatible with PCM sampling rates over 48kHz, the product may output 48kHz downsampled PCM audio even though you set PCM Downsampling to Off. Dynamic Range Control Try Now Set Dynamic Range control option for Dolby Digital, Dolby Digital Plus and Dolby TrueHD. ● ● Auto : The Dynamic Range will be controlled automatically based on the information provided by the Dolby TrueHD Soundtrack. This setting is same with "On" for Dolby Digital and Dolby Digital Plus. ● ● Off : You can enjoy original sound without compressing Dynamic Range of the sound. ● ● On : The Dynamic Range is compressed appropriately by boosting low level sound and reducing extremely loud sound.
Downmixing Mode Try Now Select Downmix method for stereo output. ● ● Normal Stereo : Downmixes the multi-channel audio into two channel stereo. Choose when connected to equipment that does not support virtual surround functions such as Dolby Pro Logic. ● ● Surround Compatible : Downmixes multi-channel audio into surround compatible stereo. Choose when connected to equipment that supports virtual surround functions such as Dolby Pro Logic. DTS Neo:6 Mode Try Now You can enjoy multichannel sound via HDMI output even for 2 channels audio source. ● ● Off : Outputs a 2-channel audio signal through the front speakers only. ● ● Cinema : Select to play 2-channel movie sound over multi-channels. ● ● Music : Select to play 2-channel music over multi-channels. " " If you are using an HDMI supported AV receiver, this option is available when you set Digital Output setup as PCM. Audio Sync Try Now In some cases when the product is connected to a digital TV, the audio signal may not synchronize with the video signal. If this occurs, adjust the audio delay time to match the video signal. ● ● You can set the audio delay time between 0 msec and 250 msec. Adjust it to the optimal setting. " " The audio delay time you specify may not be exact depending on the played content.
Connected Device Try Now Choose an equipment that you have connected to this product to hear the sound in addition to your TV. Loudness of DTV Programme will be adjusted according to your equipment. ● ● AV Receiver : Select this If you use a general AV Receiver / Home Theatre Equipment or a Television to hear sound. ● ● AV Receiver (Offset Mode) : Select this if your case is one of two shown below. – – If you use THX Certified AV Receiver / Home Theatre Equipment. – – In case Digital Output is set to Bitstream, and If you feel the Dolby Audio much louder than MPEG1 Layer2 Audio while watching DTV Programme, select this even if your AV Receiver is not THX Certified one. ● ● Stereo Device : Select this if you use a Stereo Amplifier or Recording Device that support Optical Digital Audio Input as PCM format. " " For users whose TV is the only sound-producing device: 1) If the TV does not support Dolby Digital bitstream input via HDMI, no specific setting is required. 2) If the TV supports Dolby Digital bitstream input via HDMI, set Connected Device to Stereo. " " If the DTV Programme you are watching is produced according to EBU R128, The Average Loudness between MPEG1 Layer2 Audio, Dolby Digital Audio, Dolby Digital Plus Audio, HE-AAC Audio can be reduced. If the DTV Programme do not meet the EBU R128, there may be still some amount of difference of average Loudness between a TV Programmes. " " Substantial number of AV Receiver / Home Theatre Device decode Dolby Digital / Dolby Digital Plus with +4dB OFFSET when compared to same encoding level of PCM input. This kind of product include both THX Certified one and also none THX Certified one. If user select "AV Receiver (Offset Mode)", the average loudness between Dolby Digtial / Dolby Digital Plus audio decoded by such a product and MPEG1 Layer2 Audio decoded by this product will be similar.
Broadcasting You can configure your TV channels with features such as country and auto tune. Broadcasting Auto Tuning Aerial Terrestrial Channel List Guide Schedule Manager Edit Channel Edit Favourites Auto Tuning Try Now Scans all channels and stores them in the product’s memory. Auto Tuning Configure auto-tuning settings to scan and store channels. Standby Auto Tuning Auto-tune channels while your device is in standby mode. " " This menu can be available when country set to Hungary, Finland and Italy and TV mode is Astra HD + or Sky.
Cable Search Option Except for H8509S, H8909S, H8500A, H8900A model Configure search settings, such as frequency and symbol rate, for cable network. Wake-up Timer Schedule timer to turn the TV on and scan channels automatically. " " This menu can be available when country set to Hungary, Finland and Italy and TV mode is Astra HD + or Sky. Aerial Except for H8500A, H8900A, H8509S, H8909S model Selects an appropriate type of aerial for digital broadcasts. Before your product can begin memorizing the available channels, you must specify the type of signal source that is connected to the this product. Channel List Try Now Select this to check the stored channels. You can see TV channels in several ways. Guide Try Now Provide programme information for each channels. " " Depending on your country, this menu function may not be supported.
Schedule Manager Try Now It can manager lists for schedule viewing or recording. " " Depending on your country, this menu function may not be supported. Edit Channel Try Now It is provided to edit functions for channel. Edit Favourites Try Now It is provided to make and edit favourite lists for channel. Channel Settings Country (Area) Try Now Select your country so that the TV can correctly auto-tune the broadcasting channels. " " Password : Enter the desired 4-digit password using the number buttons. 1) Belgium, France, Italy, Norway : You can not set the password to "0000". Please choose other numbers. 2) Others : Default password is set to 0000. " " Channel Ordering menu can be displayed when the country set to Italy.
Manual Tuning Try Now Scans for a channel manually and stores in the product. When scanning has finished, channels are updated in the channel list. Transfer Channel list Try Now This function can import or export the channel map. You should connect a USB storage to use this function. ● ● Import from USB : Import channel list from USB. ● ● Export to USB : Export channel list to USB. " " If you set the country to Netherlands and Antenna source set to cable, this menu will not appear. Delete CAM operator profile Except for H8500A, H8900A model Select this menu to delete the CAM operator profile. Satellite System For H8509S, H8909S model Configure settings for your satellite equipment. ● ● Satellite Selection : Choose one or more satelites for your product. ● ● LNB Power : Enable or disable LNB Power supply from receiver. ● ● LNB Settings : Configure parameters for your satelite equipment. ● ● SatCR/Unicable Settings : Configure single cable installation. " " Depending on your country, this menu function may not be supported. ● ● Positioner Settings : Configure the settings for your aerial positioner. ● ● Reset All Settings : Restrore all settings to defaults.
Channel Lock Try Now Prevent your children from accessing harmful content by locking channels. When "Channel Lock" set to "on", navigate to the "Edit Channel" Screen, select the channels you wish to lock, select the "Lock", and then enter the PIN code. This locks the selected channels. Subtitle Try Now Configures the subtitle options. Primary Subtitle Language Try Now Select the Primary Subtitle language. Secondary Subtitle Language Try Now Select the Secondary Subtitle language. Audio Language Try Now Select the type of Audio Language. Edit Channel Number Use this to change channel number. " " Depending on your country, this menu function may not be supported. Primary Audio Language Try Now Select the Primary Audio language.
Secondary Audio Language Try Now Select the Secondary Audio language. Programme Rating Lock Try Now Block some programmes. (Depending on the country) " " Password : Enter the desired 4-digit password using the number buttons. 1) Belgium, France, Italy, Norway : You can not set the password to "0000". Please choose other numbers. 2) Others : Default password is set to 0000. Data Service Activates or deactivates the data service. " " Depending on your country or region, this menu function may not be supported. Digital Text If the programme broadcasts with digital text, this feature is enabled. " " Depending on your country or region, this menu function may not be supported. Teletext Language Try Now Set teletext language. Primary Teletext Language Try Now Select the primary teletext language. Secondary Teletext Language Try Now Select the secondary teletext language.
RF Bypass Gain For BD-H8500N, H8900N model When the TV and product are connected together with a RF cable, this function prevents the distortion of the broadcast signal when watching a TV channel while the product is powered off. " " Power consumption will be increased when you use this function. Aerial Connection Type For H8509S, H8909S model Choose Single or Dual depending on the number of aerial cables connected. Common Interface Except for BD-H8500A, H8900A model Show common interface menu and application information. ● ● CI Menu : This enables the user to select from the CAM provided menu. Select the CI Menu based on the menu PC Card. ● ● CAM video transcoding : You can configure the setting to transcode the video codec from the CAM automatically. Turn it Off if you do not want to use it. " " You must use a CAM that supports transcoding the video codec. ● ● Application Info : View information on the CAM(Conditional Access Module) inserted into the CI. Slot and on the "CI CAM with CI or CI+ CARD" which is inserted into the CAM. You can install the CAM anytime whether the product is on or off. ● ● CICAM PIN Manager : Save or clear CI CAM PIN numbers. " " Insert the CI or CI+ card to view a paid channel. (Please refer to "Watching TV Channels".)
Network When you connect this product to a network, you can use network based applications and functions, and upgrade the product's software through the network connection. To use network services, you must connect the product to the network. Network Network Status Network Settings Wi-Fi Direct Content Sharing Set Remote Access Device Name [BD]H8900 BD-Live Settings Network Status Try Now Lets you check the current network and Internet status. Network Settings Try Now Before you begin, contact your ISP to find out if your IP address is static or dynamic. If it is dynamic, and you have a wired or wireless network, we recommend using the Automatic configuration procedures described below. If you are connecting to a wired network, connect the product to your router using a LAN cable before you start the configuration procedure. If you are connecting to a wireless network, disconnect any wired network connection before you begin. (Please refer to "Connecting to a Network Router".)
Wired Network Wired - Automatic 1. In the Home screen, select Settings, and then press the E button. 2. Select Network, and then press the E button. 3. Select Network Settings, and then press the E button. 4. Select Wired in the Network Settings screen, and then press the E button. Network Settings Select your network type. Network type Wired Connect Plug a network cable into the back of your Blu-ray player. 5. Select the Connect, and then press the E button. The product detects the wired connection, verifies the network connection and then connects to the network.
Wired - Manual If you have a static IP address or the Automatic procedure does not work, you'll need to set the Network Settings values manually. Follow Steps 1 and 2 in Wired - Automatic and then follow these steps: 1. Select Network Status. The product searches for a network, and then displays the connection failed message. 2. On the bottom of the screen, select IP Settings, and then press the E button. The IP Settings screen appears. 3. Select the IP Setting field, and then press the E button. 4. Select Enter manually in the IP Setting field, and then press the E button. 5. Select a value to enter (IP Address, for example), and then press the E button. Use the number keypad on your remote control to enter the numbers for the value. You can also enter numbers using the ▲▼ buttons. Use the ◀▶ buttons on the remote control to move from entry field to entry field within a value. When done with one value, press the E button. 6. Press the ▲ or ▼ button to move to another value, and then enter the numbers for that value following the instructions in Step 5. 7. Repeat Steps 5 and 6 until you have filled in all values. " " You can get the Network values from your Internet provider. 8. When finished entering all the values, select OK, and then press the E button. The product verifies the network connection and then connects to the network.
Wireless Network You can setup a wireless network connection in four ways: – – Wireless Automatic – – Wireless Manual – – WPS(PBC) – – WPS(PIN) When you configure the wireless network connection, any wireless network devices currently connected through the product or, if applicable, the product's current wired connection, will be disconnected. Wireless - Automatic 1. In the Home screen, select Settings, and then press the E button. 2. Select Network, and then press the E button. 3. Select Network Settings, and then press the E button. 4. Select Wireless in the Network Settings screen, and then press the E button. The product searches for and then displays a list of the available networks. Network Settings Select your network type. Network type Wireless Wireless network iptime You can connect your Blu- ray player to the internet. Please select which wireless network to use. linksys3 iptime23 Refresh WPS(PBC)
5. Select the desired network, and then press the E button. 6. On the Security screen, enter your network's Security Code or Pass Phrase. Enter numbers directly using the number buttons on your remote control. Enter letters by selecting a letter with an arrow button, and then pressing E button. " " To view the password as you enter it, use the arrow buttons to select Show Password on the right side, and then press E button. 7. When finished, select Done and then press the E button. The product verifies the network connection and then connects to the network. 8. When verification is complete, select OK, and then press the E button. " " You should be able to find the Security Code or Pass Phrase on one of the set up screens you used to set up your router or modem. Wireless - Manual If you have a static IP address or the Automatic procedure does not work, you'll need to set the Network Settings values manually. 1. Follow the directions in Wireless - Automatic through Step 5. 2. The product searches for a network, and then displays the connection failed message. 3. On the bottom of the screen, select IP Settings, and then press the E button. The IP Settings screen appears. 4. Select the IP Setting field, and then press the E button. 5. Select Enter manually in the IP Setting field, and then press the E button. 6. Select a value to enter (IP Address, for example), and then press E button. Use the number keypad on your remote control to enter the numbers for the value. You can also enter numbers using the ▲▼ buttons. Use the ◀▶ buttons on the remote control to move from entry field to entry field within a value. When done with one value, press the E button. 7. Press the ▲ or ▼ button to move to another value, and then enter the numbers for that value following the instructions in Step 6.
8. Repeat Steps 6 and 7 until you have filled in all values. " " You can get the Network values from your Internet provider. 9. When finished, select OK, and then press the E button. The Security Screen appears. 10. On the Security screen, enter your network's Security Code or Pass Phrase. Enter numbers directly using the number buttons on your remote control. Enter letters by selecting a letter with the ▲▼◀▶ buttons, and then pressing the E button. 11. When finished, select Done at the right of the screen, and then press the E button. The product verifies the network connection and then connects to the network. 12. After the product verifies the network, select OK, and then press the E button. WPS(PBC) 1. In the Home screen, select Settings, and then press the E button. 2. Select Network, and then press the E button. 3. Select Network Settings, and then press the E button. 4. Select Wireless in the Network Settings screen, and then press the E button. 5. Press the ▲ button on your remote, and then press the ▶ button to select the WPS(PBC). 6. Press the E button on your remote. The "Press the PBC button on your wirless router within the next two minutes." message appears. 7. Press the WPS(PBC) button on your router within two minutes. Your product automatically acquires all the network settings values it needs and connects to your network. The Network Status screen appears. The product connects to the network after the network connection is verified.
WPS(PIN) Before you begin, open the router's setup menu on your PC and access the screen with the WPS PIN entry field. 1. In the Home screen, select Settings, and then press the E button. 2. Select Network, and then press the E button. 3. Select Network Settings, and then press the E button. 4. Select Wireless in the Network Settings screen, and then press the E button. The product searches for and then displays a list of the available networks. 5. Select the desired network, and then press the E button. 6. Select the WPS(PIN), and then press the E button. The PIN pop-up appears. 7. Enter the PIN into the WPS PIN entry field in the router's Set Up screen and then save the screen. " " Contact the manufacturer of the router for instructions explaining how to access the route's Set Up screens or refer to the router's user's manual. " " For a WPS connection, set your wireless router's security encryption method to AES. WPS connections do not support WEP security encryption.
Wi-Fi Direct The Wi-Fi Direct function allows you to connect Wi-Fi Direct devices to the product and each other using a peer-to-peer network, without a wireless router. " " Bluetooth transmissions can interfere with the Wi-Fi Direct signal. Before you use the Wi-Fi Direct function, we strongly recommend that you turn off the Bluetooth function of any active mobile device. 1. Turn on the Wi-Fi Direct device and activate its Wi-Fi Direct function. 2. In the Home screen, select Settings, and then press the E button. 3. Select Network, and then press the E button. 4. Select Wi-Fi Direct, and then press the E button. The Wi-Fi Direct devices that you can connect appear. " " The wired or wireless network connection will be disconnected when you use the Wi-Fi Direct function. " " Some Wi-Fi Direct devices may not support the Content Sharing function if connected via Wi-Fi Direct. If this is the case, it is advisable to change the network connection method between devices.
Content Sharing Multimedia Device Settings Allow other devices on your network, like smart phones and tablets, to share content with your product. Share Hard Drive Set whether to share content from this product with other network connected devices, such as smart phone. " " If this menu is set to On, Auto Power Off function is not available. Set Remote Access Remote access allows you to access and control your product from other devices. You have to log in Samsung account ID to use Remote Access functions with Samsung product. Register to Samsung Link Register this device to Samsung Link to share content. Only available with Samsung product supporting Samsung Link functionality.
Device Name Lets you input a name for the product that will identify it on your networks. BD-Live Settings Try Now Set various BD-Live function. BD-Live allows you to access extra features available on some Blu-ray discs if you are connected to the Internet. BD-Live Internet Connection Try Now Lets you fully allow, partly allow, or prohibit a BD-Live Internet connection. Delete BD Data Try Now Once the product is connected to your network, you can enjoy various movie related service contents available on BD-LIVE compliant discs. By default, the memory is configured and requires no separate settings. If there is not enough free space and disturbs BD-Live operation, delete BD Data to free memory space.
System System Setup Language Device Manager Clock Storage Device Manager Auto Power Off Off Security Setup Try Now Sets the channels and the time when setting up this product for the first time or when resetting it. Language Try Now You can select the language you prefer for the On-screen menu, disc menu, etc. " " The selected language will only appear if it is supported. Device Manager Try Now Setup input devices to use with this product. You can check your device list and adjust the settings in this menu.
Keyboard Settings Try Now Lets you configure a wireless USB keyboard connected to the product. Mouse Settings Try Now Lets you configure a wireless USB mouse connected to the product. You can use the mouse in the product's menu in the same way you use a mouse on your PC. To use a mouse with the product's menu: 1. Connect the USB mouse to the product. 2. Click the primary button you selected in Mouse Settings. The Simple Menu appears. 3. Click the menu options you want. " " Depending on the model of the USB HID keyboard and mouse may not be compatible with your product. " " Some HID keyboard keys may not work. " " Wired USB keyboards are not supported. " " Some applications may not be supported. " " If a wireless HID Keyboard does not operate because of interference, move the keyboard closer to the product.
Clock Try Now Sets the current date and time. " " If Schedule Viewing and Schedule Recording is set using GUIDE, Channel List, or Info menu, It will work based on the time information of the TV programme. If you set the Clock Mode to Manual and change time manually, Schedule Viewing and Schedule Recording function can be limited or work abnormally. Storage Device Manager Try Now Format Device Try Now Format selected device. All contents will be deleted from that device. Check Device Try Now Check to see if there is an error with the selected device. Device Performance Test Try Now Test the recording performance of the device. " " Since the product's Timeshift and other implemented functions require a certain amount of HDD space allocated internally, the total size shown in the Storage Device Manager of Settings menu may differ from the HDD's capacity shown in the manual.
Select Device for Recording Change the location of where you store recorded files. Auto Power Off Try Now Saves power by turning off your product automatically when no user operation is received for setting time(4hours, 6hours, 8hours). " " This function isn't available when Share Hard Drive is set to On. Security Try Now This function works in conjunction with Blu-ray Disc/DVDs that have been assigned an age rating or numeric rating that indicates the maturity level of the content. These numbers help you control the types of Blu-ray Disc/DVDs that your family can watch. When you access this function, the security screen appears. Enter the your Security PIN. " " Password : Enter the desired 4-digit password using the number buttons. 1) Belgium, France, Italy, Norway : You can not set the password to "0000". Please choose other numbers. 2) Others : Default password is set to 0000. BD Parental Rating Prevent playback of Blu-ray Discs with specific age ratings unless a PIN is entered. DVD Parental Rating Prevent playback of DVDs with specific numerical ratings unless a PIN is entered. A larger number indicates that the programme is intended for adult use only. Change PIN Change the 4-digit PIN used to access security functions.
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