DVD/VCD/CD PLAYER DVF-3200 DVF-3250 INSTRUCTION MANUAL This instruction manual is for some models. Model availability and features (functions) may differ depending on the country and sales area.
Introduction DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) Before applying power Caution : Read this page carefully to ensure safe operation. Units are designed for operation as follows. Preparations U.S.A., Canada and US-Military .............................. AC 110 - 240 V Europe ............................................................................ AC 230 V only Australia ........................................................................
Introduction 3 DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) Unpacking Unpack the unit carefully and make sure that all the accessories are present. If any accessories are missing, or if the unit is damaged or fails to operate, notify your dealer immediately. If the unit was shipped to you directly, notify your shipper immediately. Kenwood recommends that you retain the original carton and packing materials in case you need to move or ship the unit in the future. Keep this manual handy for future reference.
Special features and Contents DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) Special features Preparations ♦ Higher video quality than S-VHS video and LaserDisc ♦ Higher audio quality than music CD ♦ Graphical User Interface (G.U.I.) ♦ MPEG1 , MPEG2 files, DivX®video playback ♦ MP3, WMA and JPEG files playback This document classifies the applications of each feature using the following marks. : Description of a feature that can be used with audio CD (CD-DA). : Description of a feature that can be used with DVD video.
Discs information 5 DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) Types of playable discs The system this unit is using does not only play music from CD but can also play the discs listed below to offer you high-quality entertainment of video of movies and live concerts. Playable Disc DVD VIDEO (DVD-R/RW, DVD+R/RW) CD (CD-R, CD-RW) VCD (SVCD*) Logo mark on disc Disc size 8cm Contents Video + Audio One or both One or both Approx. 41 min. (1 side, 1 layer) Approx. 75 min. (1 side, 2 layers) Approx. 82 min.
Region Codes DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) Every player of this model has a certain region code assigned to it based on the country where the player is used. When the player is used to play back DVD VIDEO discs, it can only play the DVD VIDEO discs carrying the region codes matching the region code of the player. The region code for this player is described on the rear panel of the player.
Playable files with this unit 7 DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) File Specifications Category/Item extension detail (Audio) MOVIE [file size : 2GB (Max.)] MPEG1 MPEG2 .MPG, .MPEG video resolution : 720 x 576 (Max.) .MPG, .MPEG video resolution : 720 x 576 (Max.) Bit Rate :2Mbps (Max.) Bit Rate :10Mbps (Max.) DivX® VIDEO* .AVI, .DIVX video resolution : 720 x 576 (Max.) Bit Rate :10Mbps (Max.) XviD .AVI video resolution : 720 x 576 (Max.) Bit Rate :10Mbps (Max.) MUSIC [file size : 2GB (Max.)] .
Playable files with this unit DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) Confirming media and files Check to ascertain that MP3/WMA files can be played back correctly on the personal computer in use prior to saving them onto the media. Check to ensure that the saved file can be played back normally. ÷ It is not possible to confirm that files can be played back correctly while they are being saved onto the media.
Video formats 9 DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) The TV picture display and disc signal systems can be divided roughly into two TV formats (NTSC and PAL). They are variable depending on countries and areas. TV formats of major countries TV Format Major Countries & Areas NTSC Japan, Taiwan, Korea, USA, Canada, Mexico, Philippines, Chile, etc. PAL China, U.K., Germany, Australia, New Zealand, Kuwait, Singapore, etc. This unit has a function for changing the video format according to the TV type.
Important items DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) Maintenance Maintenance of the unit In regard to contact cleaner When the front panel or case becomes dirty, wipe with a soft, Do not use contact cleaners because it could cause a malfunction. dry cloth. Do not use thinner, benzine, alcohol, etc. for these Be specially careful not to use contact cleaners containing oil, for agents may cause discoloration. they may deform the plastic component.
System Connections 11 DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) Caution: Do not plug in the power lead until all connections are completed. Make connections as shown below. When connecting the related system components, refer also to the instruction manuals of the related components. Malfunction of microcomputer If operation is not possible or erroneous display appears even though all connections have been made properly, reset the microcomputer referring to "In case of difficulty".
System Connections DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) Connecting to a TV with Component input terminals Video cord Audio cord TV Preparations Rear panel example (For U.S.A.) ^ "TV Output Select (only for Europe)" Component cords (Commercially available) Connecting to an Audio component For playback of DTS audio, please connect an AV receiver or an AV amplifier which can decode DTS by digital connection. Audio cord Coaxial cable Rear panel example (For U.S.A.
Controls and indicators 13 DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) Display 7 1 1 ON/STANDBY key $%™ 2 Disc tray ™ 3 0 (Open/Close) key ™ 4 Remote sensor $ 5 4(PREV.), ¢(NEXT) (Skip) / Search keys £ STANDBY MODE At the time of power off with the power cord inserted into a power outlet, a small amount of power is supplied to the system to back up the memory. This is called standby mode. Under the condition, the system can be turned ON by the remote control unit.
Operation of remote control unit Preparations DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) 1 0 The keys on the remote control unit with the same names as on the main unit have the same function as the keys on the main unit.
Set Up functions Set Up functions 15 DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) Preparation for Set Up 1 Press the ON/STANDBY key to power on. 2 Set Video Format according to the connected TV type. (To select TV Type 9) MAIN UNIT If the video formats of the disc and TV do not mach, press and hold PAUSE key on the front panel for more than 5 seconds to be able to select a TV type (PAL, NTSC or AUTO).
Set Up functions DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) Preparations LANGUAGE DISPLAY Menu Language TV Aspect Select a language for the Setup menu and on-screen display. 4:3: Select when a standard 4:3 TV is connected. Disc Audio/ Disc Subtitle/ Disc Menu Select the language you prefer for the audio Track (disc audio), subtitles, and the disc menu Original: Refers to the original language in which the disc was recorded.
Set Up functions 17 DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) AUDIO LOCK (Parental Control) Each DVD disc has a variety of audio output options. Set the player’s AUDIO options according to the type of audio system you use. Dolby Digital/ DTS/ MPEG Bitstream: Select "Bit stream" if you connect the DVD Player’s DIGITAL OUT jack to an amplifier or other equipment with a Dolby Digital, DTS or MPEG decoder. PCM (for Dolby Digital/ MPEG): Select when connected to a two-channel digital stereo amplifier.
Set Up functions DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) Preparations LOCK (Parental Control) (Continued) OTHERS Password (Security Code) PBC You can enter or change password. Set Playback Control (PBC) to On or Off. 1 Select Password on the LOCK menu then press the Cursor right (3) key. On: Video CDs with PBC are played according to the PBC. 2 Follow step 2 as shown "Rating" part (&). Off: Video CDs with PBC are played the same way as Audio CDs. "Change" or "New" is highlighted.
Set Up functions 19 DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) OTHERS (Continued) DivX(R) VOD DivX(R) Video On Demand You can display the DivX DRM (Digital Rights Management) Registration code for your unit only. The Registration code is used for VOD (Video-OnDemand) service agent. You can purchase or rent an encrypt movie file. Your registration code is : XXXXXXXX To learn more visit www.divx.com/vod (Done) • Display the number which you can watch the file. • The rental has been expired.
Set Up functions DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) Preparations DVD menu language code list Language Code Language Code Abkhazian Afar Afrikaans Albanian Ameharic Arabic Armenian Assamese Aymara Azerbaijani Bashkir Basque Bengali; Bangla Bhutani Bihari Breton Bulgarian Burmese Byelorussian Cambodian Catalan Chinese Corsican Croatian Czech Danish Dutch English Esperanto Estonian Faroese 6566 6565 6570 8381 6577 6582 7289 6583 6588 6590 6665 6985 6678 6890 6672 6682 6671 7789 6669 7577 6765 9072 6779 72
Basic playback of disc 21 DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X,) On screen display The on-screen Banner Display contains many playback features. To see the Banner Display, press ON SCREEN key on the remote while a disc is playing. Use the Cursor up/down (5/∞) keys on the remote to move through the different features in the Banner Display. Each feature is illustrated with an icon.
Basic playback of disc DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X,) Basic play 1 Load a disc. MAIN UNIT Label side REMOTE 1 Press the ON/STANDBY key to power on. 2 Open the tray. ON/STANDBY 0 3 3 Place a disc. 2 Start playback. ● To start playback of DVD video, audio CD or VCD. Elapsed time of the chapter, track or file display. MAIN UNIT REMOTE Operations ÷ When the 3 key is pressed while a tray is open, the tray closes automatically, and then playback begins.
Basic playback of disc 23 DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X,) Notes ÷ You won't hear the sound (audio) on the DVD, VCD and DivX when you're using the Skip, Search, Step or Slow motion features. ÷ Playback features are not available during the opening credits of a movie. 8 7 4,¢ 7 8 4,¢ Disc playback features To stop playback MAIN UNIT To pause playback REMOTE MAIN UNIT REMOTE ÷ Each press pauses and plays the disc alternately.
Basic playback of disc DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X,) Repeat play A-B Repeat play Desired title, chapter, track or disc can be played back repeatedly. The A-B repeat function lets you mark a segment to repeat between the beginning "A" and the end "B" of the segment you want to replay. At the time of DVD video/DivX playback. ÷ "Chapter ": Repeat the chapter that is playing. ÷ "Title " : Repeat the title that is playing. At the time of audio CD/VCD playback.
Basic playback of disc 25 DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X,) Program play You can listen to the desired tracks of the current CD, VCD, MP3 or WMA in any desired order. Program Edit To repeat program play During program playback, press the REPEAT key on the remote. 1 Insert a disc and close the tray. (™) VCD, Audio CD or MUSIC menu appears. 2 Press P.MODE key Each press the key switches the mode. 1 "TRACK" : repeats the current track or file.
Movie disc playback features DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X,) ON SCREEN 5,∞ 3 PLAY Numeric keys STEP (freeze frame and frame advance) ÷ During playback, press the PAUSE key. ÷ Each time you press the key, the picture advances one frame. REMOTE ÷ Press the 3 key to resume normal playback. Slow motion playback ÷ During playback, press the SLOW keys. ÷ Each press switches the motion speed.
Movie disc playback features 27 DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X,) Select Audio Language Using Marker If the disc was created with different language tracks, you can use the AUDIO key on the remote to temporarily change the DVD player’s Audio setting. With DVD-RW discs recorded in VR mode that have both a main and a Bilingual audio channel, you can switch between Main (L), Bilingual (R), or a mix of both (Main + Bilingual) by pressing AUDIO.
Movie disc playback features DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X,) Select Camera angle Random play Some disc contains multiple angles particular scene or sequence. If the disc only has one angle, this feature won’t work. The tracks of the disc are played in random order. 1 During playback, press the RANDOM key on the ramote. 1 During playback, press the ANGLE key on the remote. The Random Play display appears on the TV screen.
Movie disc playback features 29 DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X,) Zoom function Time Search Use zoom to enlarge the video image. To start playing at any chosen time on the disc. 1 During playback, press the ZOOM key on the remote. 1 During playback, press the ON SCREEN key on the remote. The square frame appears briefly in the right bottom of the picture. Each press the key switches the mode. 1 100% size The time search box shows the elapsed playing time.
Music disc playback features DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X,) Using the TV screen to start playback Once you insert an audio CD , MP3 or WMA disc a menu appears on the TV screen. Audio CD menu MP3/WMA menu To display the ID3 tag When playing a file containing information such as track titles, you can see the information by pressing ON SCREEN key. Press the ON SCREEN key on the remote to display the ID3 tag. Title, Artist, Album, Year and Comment display appears on the TV screen.
Photo files playback features (JPEG files only) 31 DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X,) To start playback ™ Once you insert an audio JPEG disc a menu appears on the TV screen. 1 Press the Cursor up/down (5/∞) keys on the remote to select a folder then press ENTER key. 2 A list of files in the folder appears. If you are in a file list and want to return to the previous Folder list, use the Cursor up/down (5/∞) keys on the remote to highlight and press ENTER key.
In case of difficulty DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) What appears to be a malfunction may not always be serious. If your unit should not perform as expected, consult the table below to see if the problem can be corrected before seeking help from your dealer or service representative. Operation to reset The microprocessor may fall into malfunction (impossibility to operate erroneous display, etc.) when the power cord is unplugged while power is ON or due to an external factor.
In case of difficulty 33 DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) DVD player unit Symptom Cause Remedy Playback will not start even after a title is selected. ÷ A viewing restriction (PARENTAL) has been set for the disc. ÷ Check the viewing restriction level (PARENTAL) setting. The parental level cannot be changed. ÷ You have forgotten the password. ÷ Set the initial setup to the factory setup with the following procedure. 1 Press the SETUP key on the remote to display the Setup menu.
DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) This product incorporates copyright protection technology that is protected by U.S. patents and other intellectual property rights. Use of this copyright protection technology must be authorized by Macrovision, and is intended for home and other limited viewing uses only unless otherwise authorized by Macrovision. Reverse engineering or disassembly is prohibited.
Specifications 35 DVF-3200/DVF-3250 (EN/K,E,X) [Type] System ................................................... DVD video player Signal read system ......................... Semiconductor laser [D/A Conversion Section] D/A conversion ........................................................ 24 Bit Oversampling ... 8 fs (Sampling frequency; 44.1, 48 kHz) ......................... 4 fs (Sampling frequency; 96 kHz) [Audio section] Frequency response Sampling frequency ; 44.1 kHz ............
For your records Record the serial number, found on the back of the unit, in the spaces designated on the warranty card, and in the space provided below. Refer to the model and serial numbers whenever you call upon your dealer for information or service on this product.