BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 1 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 BDP-LX55 BDP-440 BDP-140 9:52 AM Blu-ray 3DTM PLAYER For customers in Europe: Discover the benefits of registering your product online at http://www.pioneer.co.uk (or http://www.pioneer.eu) Download an electronic version of this manual from our website.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 2 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 9:52 AM Thank you for buying this Pioneer product. Please read through these operating instructions so you will know how to operate your model properly. After you have finished reading the instructions, put them away in a safe place for future reference.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 3 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 9:52 AM POWER-CORD CAUTION WARNING Handle the power cord by the plug. Do not pull out the plug by tugging the cord and never touch the power cord when your hands are wet as this could cause a short circuit or electric shock. Do not place the unit, a piece of furniture, etc., on the power cord, or pinch the cord. Never make a knot in the cord or tie it with other cords.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 4 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 9:52 AM Contents 01 Before you start What’s in the box . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 5 Putting the batteries in the remote control. . . . . . . . . . 5 Software Update . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 About operation of this player from a mobile device (iPod, iPhone, iPad etc.) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6 Types of discs/files that can be played. . .
01_before_you_start.fm 5 ページ ２０１１年１０月１３日 木曜日 午後４時１８分 Chapter 1 01 Before you start What’s in the box • Remote control x 1 • Video/audio cable (yellow/white/red plugs) x 1 • AAA/R03 dry cell batteries x 2 WARNING • Do not use or store batteries in direct sunlight or other excessively hot place, such as inside a car or near a heater. This can cause batteries to leak, overheat, explode or catch fire. It can also reduce the life or performance of batteries.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 01 Page 6 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Software Update Product information on this player is provided on the Pioneer website. Check this website for update and service information on your Blu-ray disc player. IN Europe: http://www.pioneer.eu/ IN U.K.: http://www.pioneer.eu/ http://www.pioneer.co.uk/ IN Russia: http://www.pioneer.eu/ http://www.pioneer-rus.ru/ IN Hong Kong: http://www.pioneerhongkong.com.hk/ IN Singapore: http://www.pioneer.com.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 7 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 9:52 AM Types of discs/files that can be played 01 Playable discs Discs with the logo marks below indicated on the disc label, package or jacket can be played. Caution • Only the discs that have been finalized can be played.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 01 Page 8 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 • “Blu-ray Disc”, “Blu-ray” and “Blu-ray Disc” logo are trademarks of Blu-ray Disc Association. • is a trademark of DVD Format/Logo Licensing Corporation. • Corporation and product names mentioned herein are trademarks or registered trademarks of the respective corporations. 9:52 AM Playing BDs • BDs (BDMV) compatible with the formats below can be played.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 9 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 With BD-ROMs, it is possible to use BD-J (Java) applications to create highly interactive titles, for example including games. 9:52 AM About region numbers Blu-ray Disc Player and BD-ROM or DVD-Video discs are assigned region numbers according to the region in which they are sold.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 01 Page 10 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Playing discs created on computers or BD/DVD recorders 9:52 AM Supported video file formats • DivX Plus HD • It may not be possible to play discs recorded using a computer due to the application settings or computer’s environment settings. Record discs in a format playable on this player. For details, contact the dealer. DivX Certified® to play DivX® and DivX PlusTM HD (H.264/MKV) video up to 1080p HD including premium content.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 11 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 • MKV MKV files can be played. – MKV is a file format allowing multiple audio and video files to be held in a single file. – The files that can be played are as follows: Resolution: Up to 1 280 x 720 Extension: “.mkv” or “.MKV” 9:52 AM Part Names and Functions Remote Control 19 • Windows Media™ Video (WMV) 1 Windows Media™ Video (WMV) files can be played. – Files encoded using the Windows Media™ Encoder 9 series are supported.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 01 5 Page 12 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 FL DIMMER BDP-LX55, BDP-440 – Each time this is pressed, the brightness of the front panel display changes and/or the lighting status of the indicators on the front panel switches as shown in the table below. Front panel display 25 EXIT – (page 38) 26 POP UP MENU/MENU – Press to display the BD-ROM or DVD-Video menus.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 13 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 9:52 AM Front Panel 01 BDP-LX55 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 2 3 4 6 7 8 9 10 11 6 8 9 10 11 BDP-440 1 BDP-140 1 3 4 1 STANDBY/ON – Press to turn the power on and off. 7 PQLS indicator (BDP-LX55 and BDP-440 only) – (page 17) 2 FL OFF indicator (BDP-LX55 and BDP-440 only) – (page 12) 8 OPEN/CLOSE – Press to open and close the disc tray. 3 Disc tray 9 – Press to stop playback.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 01 Page 14 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 9:52 AM Rear Panel BDP-LX55 1 2 3 4 5 6 2 4 5 6 7 8 BDP-440 1 3 8 BDP-140 3 4 2 1 5 6 8 1 HDMI OUT terminal(s) – (below and page 15) 2 VIDEO OUTPUT terminals – (page 20) 6 USB port – (page 20) 3 DIGITAL OUT (OPTICAL) terminal – (page 20) 7 4 AUDIO OUTPUT terminals – (page 20) RS-232C terminal (BDP-LX55 only) – This terminal is not used.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 15 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 9:52 AM Chapter 2 02 Connecting up Be sure to turn off the power and unplug the power cord from the power outlet whenever making or changing connections. After connecting, make the settings at the Setup Navigator or Initial Setup menu according to the type of cable connected (page 23). Also refer to the operating instructions for the device being connected. Note • The illustrations used here are mainly of the BDPLX55.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 02 Page 16 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 About Control Function with HDMI The functions work when a control function with HDMIcompatible Pioneer Flat Screen TV or AV system (AV receiver or amplifier, etc.) is connected to the player using an HDMI cable. Also refer to the operating instructions for the Flat Screen TV and AV system (AV receiver or amplifier, etc.).
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 17 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Caution • Connect the player directly to the Pioneer AV receiver compatible with Sound Retriever Link function. Interrupting a direct connection with an amplifier or AV converter (such as an HDMI switch) can cause malfunction.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 02 Page 18 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Connecting a TV 9:52 AM BDP-440/BDP-140 BDP-440’s rear panel See Connecting an AV receiver or amplifier on the right column to connect an AV receiver or amplifier using an HDMI cable. Caution • Hold the plug when connecting and disconnecting the cable. BDP-LX55 Connect a TV to the HDMI OUT (MAIN) terminal.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 19 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 9:52 AM BDP-LX55 02 Caution BDP-LX55’s rear panel • Make sure to connect a TV to HDMI OUT (MAIN) terminal, video signals cannot be output from HDMI OUT (SUB) terminal. • Make sure to set HDMI Mode to Separate (page 41). HDMI cable (commercially available) To HDMI input terminal Match the direction of the plug to the terminal and insert straight.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 02 Page 20 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Connecting video and audio cables 9:52 AM Connecting an AV receiver or amplifier using an optical digital audio cable Note BDP-LX55’s rear panel • Make the settings in the Setup Navigator menu according to the type of cable connected (page 23). • To output video signals from this player, connect using a video cable (not including when connected using an HDMI cable).
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 21 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Connecting the USB memory device Caution • Be sure to turn the player’s power off before connecting or disconnecting USB memory devices. • Use empty USB memory devices (on which nothing is stored). • If the USB memory device is write-protected, be sure to disable the write-protection.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 02 Page 22 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Connecting to a wireless LAN Wireless connection to the network is possible through a wireless LAN connection. Use the separately sold AS-WL300 for connection. • Refer to the operating instructions of AS-WL300 for the setting details. 9:52 AM Connecting the power cord Connect the power cord after all the connections between devices have been completed.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 23 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 9:52 AM Chapter 3 03 Getting Started Making settings using the Setup Navigator menu Be sure to perform these settings when using the player in the following situations. • When you use the player for the first time. • After Initial Setup format. • After updating the player’s software. Caution • Before turning on the power, check that the connections between the player and other devices are correct.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 03 Page 24 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Operating the TV with the player’s remote control When the manufacturer code for your brand of TV is set on the player’s remote control, the TV can be operated using the player’s remote control. Caution • For some models it may not be possible to operate the TV with the player’s remote control, even for TVs of brands listed on the manufacturer code list. • The setting may be restored to the default after the batteries are replaced.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 04 Page 26 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 9:52 AM Chapter 4 Playback • When a BD with usage restrictions set by a BD recorder is loaded, the PIN code input screen appears. In this case, input your PIN code. 3 Press PLAY to play the disc. • To pause, press PAUSE during playback. • To stop, press STOP during playback. Note • Some discs start playing automatically when the disc tray is closed. • DVD-Video discs have parental lock features.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 27 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Forward and reverse scanning During playback, press REV or FWD. • The scanning speed switches each time the button is pressed. The speed steps depend on the disc or file (the speed is displayed on the TV screen). To resume normal playback Press PLAY.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 04 Page 28 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Playing in the desired order (Programmed Play) 1 During playback, press PROGRAM. • The program screen is displayed. 9:52 AM Deleting the bookmark Select the bookmark you want to delete, then press CLEAR. • Bookmarks may not be allowed to make for some discs. • Bookmarks are canceled in the following cases: 2 Select the program number. Use / to select, then press ENTER. – When the player’s power turned off.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 29 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Switching the subtitles For discs or files on which multiple subtitles are recorded, the subtitles can be switched during playback.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 04 Page 30 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 9:52 AM Switching the secondary video • If a USB memory device containing other data (previously recorded) is used, the video and audio may not play back properly. Use the procedure below to switch the secondary video (Picture-in-Picture) recorded on the BD-ROM. • Do not disconnect the USB memory device while playback is in progress. • Some time may be required for the data to load (read/ write).
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 31 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 9:52 AM Playback functions 04 The functions that can be used differ according to the type of disc and file. In some cases, some of the functions cannot be used. Check the usable functions on the table below.
04_playback.fm 04 32 ページ ２０１１年１０月１４日 金曜日 午前１０時３６分 Using the FUNCTION menu Various functions can be called out according to the player’s operating status. 1 Display the FUNCTION menu. Press FUNCTION during playback. 2 Select and set the item. Use / to select, then press ENTER. Note To change the setting of the selected item Use / to change. To close the FUNCTION menu Skip backward 10 seconds. Slide Show Switch the playback speed while playing the picture slide show.
04_playback.fm 33 ページ ２０１１年１０月１４日 金曜日 午前１０時３６分 Playing specified range of discs, titles or chapter (track/ file) in random order 04 You can select from 2 types of random playback. 1 Select Play Mode. Use / to select, then press ENTER. 2 Select the playing mode. Use / to select, then press ENTER. Random play The specified range of discs, titles or chapter (track/file) is played in random order. The same item may be played consecutively.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 35 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 DLNA 9:52 AM Disclaimer for Third Party Content Access to content provided by third parties requires a high speed Internet connection and may also require account registration and a paid subscription. DLNA CERTIFIED® Audio Player The Digital Living Network Alliance (DLNA) is a crossindustry organization of consumer electronics, computing industry and mobile device companies.
05_HMG.fm 05 36 ページ ２０１１年１０月１４日 金曜日 午前１０時４２分 DLNA Search Playing back image files Playing back the files stored on the components connected to the player via network. About Slideshow 1 Press HOME MEDIA GALLERY to display the Home Media Gallery. The Home Media Gallery can also be displayed by selecting Home Media Gallery from Home Menu, then pressing ENTER. 2 Select DLNA Search. Use / to select, then press ENTER. 3 Select the server which contains the file you want to play.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 37 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Playing the Playlist 9:52 AM 05 1 Press HOME MEDIA GALLERY to display the Home Media Gallery. The Home Media Gallery can also be displayed by selecting Home Media Gallery from Home Menu, then pressing ENTER. 2 Select Playlist. Use/ to select, then press ENTER. 3 Select the track/file to be played. Use/ to select, then press ENTER. Playback starts from the selected track/file and continues until the end of the list is reached.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 06 Page 38 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 9:52 AM Chapter 6 Playing the web contents You can enjoy some streaming contents on the Internet with the player. Available web contents • YouTube (MPEG4 AVC H.264) • Picasa Note About YouTube • Access to content provided by third parties requires a high speed Internet connection and may also require account registration and a paid subscription.
07_advanced_settings.fm 39 ページ ２０１１年１０月１３日 木曜日 午後４時１９分 Chapter 7 07 Advanced settings Changing the settings Operating the Initial Setup screen 1 When playback is stopped, display the Home Menu screen. Press HOME MENU. 2 Select and set Initial Setup. Use / to select, then press ENTER. 3 Select the item and change the setting. Use /// to select, then press ENTER. Closing the Initial Setup screen Press HOME MENU or RETURN.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Audio Output 07 Page 40 Options Explanation Digital Output Bitstream Select this to output digital audio signals directly. Downsampling DRC (Dynamic Range Control) * Only Dolby digital and analog audio signals are supported. En 9:52 AM Setting DTS Downmix (BDP-LX55) 40 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 PCM Select this to output digital audio signals converted to PCM audio signals.
07_advanced_settings.fm 41 ページ ２０１１年１０月１３日 木曜日 午後４時２０分 HDMI Setting Options Explanation HDMI Mode (BDP-LX55) Single Select this when an HDMI cable is connected to HDMI OUT (MAIN) terminal only. Separate Select this when HDMI cables are connected to both HDMI OUT terminals. Pure Audio Select this to enjoy music only with a better sound quality when devices are connected to both HDMI output terminals.
07_advanced_settings.fm Language 07 42 ページ ２０１１年１０月１３日 木曜日 午後４時２０分 Setting Options OSD available languages Choose a language for the on-screen displays from the listed languages. Explanation Audio available languages Choose a language from the listed languages to set the default audio language for BD-ROM and DVD-Video playback. * For some discs, it may not be possible to change to the selected language.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 43 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 9:52 AM Options Setting Options Explanation Screen Saver Off The screen saver is not activated. 1 min The screen saver will be activated if no operation has been performed for more than one minute/two minutes/three minutes. Operating the remote control can deactivate the screen saver. 2 min 3 min Auto Power Off Off Select this if you do not want the power to turn off automatically.
07_advanced_settings.fm 07 44 ページ ２０１１年１０月１３日 木曜日 Adjusting the video Setting the IP address 1 Select and set Display Setting Video Adjust Next Screen. Use / to select, then press ENTER. 1 Select and set Network IP setting Next Screen. Use / to select, then press ENTER. 2 Select the item and change the setting. Use / to select the item, then use / to change the setting. Once the setting is completed, press 2 Set IP address.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 45 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 9:52 AM 4 Input IP Address or Server Name. Use the number buttons (0 to 9) to input the number if you select IP address in step 3. Use / to move the cursor. Erasing data that has been added to BDs and application data When Server Name is selected in step 3, use the number buttons (0 to 9) to launch the software keyboard. Now use /// to select characters and items, then press ENTER to input.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 07 Page 46 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Changing the Parental Lock level for viewing DVDs/BD-ROMs Some DVD-Video discs containing scenes of violence, for example, have Parental Lock levels (check the indications on the disc’s jacket or elsewhere). To restrict viewing these discs, set the player’s level to the level lower than the discs. 1 Select and set Security Parental Control Next Screen. Use / to select, then press ENTER.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 47 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 5 Select and set Start. Press ENTER. 6 Downloading of the software start. The software download status is displayed on the screen. • Depending on the Internet connection conditions, software downloading may take a certain period of time. 7 Updating starts. • Software updating may take a certain period of time. 9:52 AM 4 Select and set Options Update Disc or USB Storage Start. Use / to select, then press ENTER.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 49 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 9:52 AM Chapter 8 08 Additional information Software license Notice The licenses for the open source software used on this player are shown below. For accuracy purposes, here we have included the original texts (in English). curl COPYRIGHT AND PERMISSION NOTICE Copyright © 1996 - 2007, Daniel Stenberg, . All rights reserved.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 08 Page 50 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Please refer to the following URL for further information of GNU General Public License Version 2. http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl-2.0.html Please refer to the following URL for further information of GNU Library General Public License Version 2.1. http://www.gnu.org/licenses/old-licenses/lgpl-2.1.html GNU GENERAL PUBLIC LICENSE 50 En Version 2, June 1991 Copyright (C) 1989, 1991 Free Software Foundation, Inc.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 51 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO THE QUALITY AND PERFORMANCE OF THE PROGRAM IS WITH YOU. SHOULD THE PROGRAM PROVE DEFECTIVE, YOU ASSUME THE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION. 12.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 08 3. 4. 5. 6. 52 En Page 52 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 In addition, mere aggregation of another work not based on the Library with the Library (or with a work based on the Library) on a volume of a storage or distribution medium does not bring the other work under the scope of this License. You may opt to apply the terms of the ordinary GNU General Public License instead of this License to a given copy of the Library.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 53 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2.1 of the License, or (at your option) any later version. This library is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU Lesser General Public License for more details.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 08 Page 54 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Cautions on use Moving the player If you need to move this unit, first remove the disc if there’s one loaded, and close the disc tray. Next, press STANDBY/ON to switch the power to standby, checking that the POWER OFF indication on the front panel display goes off. Wait at least 10 seconds. Lastly, disconnect the power cord. Never lift or move the unit during playback — discs rotate at a high speed and may be damaged.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 55 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Do not glue paper or put stickers onto the disc, or use a pencil, ball-point pen or other sharp-tipped writing instrument. These could all damage the disc. 9:52 AM Do not use benzene, thinner or other volatile chemicals. Also do not use record spray or antistatic agents. 08 For tough dirt, apply some water to a soft cloth, wring out thoroughly, wipe off the dirt, then wipe off the moisture with a dry cloth.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 08 Page 56 Problem Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Check No picture is displayed or the Is the video cable properly picture is not displayed connected? properly. 9:52 AM Remedy • Connect the cable properly according to the connected devices (page 15). • Disconnect the cable (video/audio cable or HDMI cable), then reinsert it firmly and all the way in.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 57 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 9:52 AM Problem Check • No sound is output. • Sound is not output properly. No sound is output during slow motion play and forward and reverse Is the disc played back in scanning. slow motion? Is the disc played back in fast forward or fast reverse? Remedy 08 Are the audio cables properly • Connect the cable properly according to the connected devices connected? (page 15). • Insert the cable firmly and all the way in.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 08 Page 58 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 9:52 AM Control function Problem Check Remedy Control function does not work. Is the HDMI cable properly connected? To use the Control function, connect the Flat Screen TV and AV system (AV receiver or amplifier, etc.) to the HDMI OUT terminal (page 15). Is the HDMI cable you are using a High Speed HDMI® Cable? Use a High Speed HDMI® Cable.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 59 Problem Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Check A message other than Is “Network is FAILED.” “Networks is OK.” is displayed? displayed when Connection Test is performed. 9:52 AM Remedy 08 • Check that this player and the Ethernet hub (or router with a hub functionality) are properly connected. • If the IP address is obtained using the DHCP server function, check the setting is correct at the Information (page 41).
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book 08 Page 60 Problem Wednesday, September 28, 2011 Check USB (external storage) device Is the USB device properly does not work with this player connected? properly. 9:52 AM Remedy • Turn the player’s power off, then turn the power back on. • Turn the player’s power off, then reconnect the external storage device (page 21). Is the USB device connected Do not use an extension cable. The player may not work properly with it.
BDP-140_VXCN5_IBD_EN.book Page 61 Wednesday, September 28, 2011 9:52 AM DTS Digital Surround Port number DTS Digital Surround is an audio format to record 48 kHz/24 bits audio signals in 5.1 channels. This is a sub-address provided below the IP address for simultaneously connecting to multiple parties during Internet communications. DTS-HD High Resolution Audio DTS-HD High Resolution Audio is an audio format using lossy coding. It can record 7.1 channels at 96 kHz/24 bits.
08_additional_information.fm 08 62 ページ ２０１１年１０月１３日 木曜日 午後４時２３分 Specifications Model BDP-LX55 BDP-440 BDP-140 Type Blu-ray 3DTM PLAYER Rated voltage AC 100 V to 240 V Rated frequency 50 Hz/60 Hz Power consumption BDP-LX55: 25 W AC 110 V to 240 V (Duty-free model in Japan only) BDP-440, BDP-140: 23 W Power consumption (standby) BDP-LX55: 0.5 W BDP-440, BDP-140: 0.3 W Weight BDP-LX55: 3.5 kg BDP-440: 2.6 kg BDP-140: 2.