General features, Disc type and characteristics – Samsung DVD-P248A User Manual
Disc Type and Characteristics
Dolby Digital, a technology developed by Dolby
Laboratories provides crystal clear sound
Video with MPEG-2 compression technology.
Both regular and widescreen(16:9) pictures can be
An important scene can be viewed in slow motion.
You can program tracks to play in desired order.
The parental control allows users to set the level
necessary to prohibit children from viewing harmful
movies such as those with violence, adult subject
Various On-Screen Menu Functions
You can select various languages (Audio/Subtitle)
and screen angles while enjoying movies.
Easy View can convert Letter Box images to
full screen viewing on your conventional TV.
Digital Photo Viewer (JPEG)
You can view the Digital Photos on your TV.
You can repeat a song or movie simply by pressing
the REPEAT button.
This unit can play discs created from MP3/WMA
This function is used to replay the previous
10 seconds of the movie from the current
This function skips playback ahead 10
* Discs which cannot be played with this player.
• HD layer of super Audio CD
• CDGs play audio only, not graphics.
* Ability to play back may depend on recording
• DVD-R, +R
• DVD+RW, -RW
* It may not play CD-R, CD-RW and DVD-R in all
cases due to the type of disc or condition of the
Many DVD discs are encoded with copy
protection. Because of this, you should only
connect your DVD player directly to your TV, not
to a VCR. Connecting to a VCR results in a
distorted picture from copy-protected DVD discs.
This product incorporates copyright protection
technology that is protected by methods claims of
certain U.S. patents and other intellectual property
rights owned by Macrovision Corporation and other
rights owners. Use of this copyright protection
technology must be authorized by Macrovision
Corporation, and is intended for home and other
limited viewing uses only unless otherwise
authorized by Macrovision Corporation.
Reverse engineering or disassembly is prohibited.
PROGRESSIVE SCAN OUTPUTS (525p/625p)
Play Region Number
Play Region Number
NTSC broadcast system in U.S.A, Canada,
Korea, Japan, etc.
Dolby Digital disc
Digital Audio disc
Both the DVD player and the discs are coded by region.
These regional codes must match in order for the disc to
play. If the codes do not match, the disc will not play.
The Region Number for this player is described on the
rear panel of the player.
This DVD player is capable of playing the following types of discs with the corresponding
Single-sided 240 min.
Double-sided 480 min.
Single-sided 80 min.
Double-sided 160 min.
• DVD contains excellent sound and
video due to Dolby Digital and
• Various screen and audio functions
can be easily selected through the
Disc Types (Logos)
Max. Playing Time
• Video with CD sound, VHS
quality & MPEG-1 compression
• CD is recorded as a Digital
Signal with better audio quality,
less distortion and less
deterioration of audio quality
“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 RECOMMEND-
ED 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.”