Disc & USB Compatibility
Disc & USB Compatibility
Disc Compatibility: The Samsung BD-J6300 Blu-ray disc player is compatible with
many disc types.
|Disc Type ||Disc Description |
||BD-ROM, 3D-BD, BD-R, BD-RE |
| DVD ||DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW |
|CD ||CD-Audio, CD-R, CD-RW |
Blu-ray Disc: Blu-ray provides these key
features and advantages
- 1080p Video Resolution: Blu-ray disc delivers full
1080p video resolution to provide pristine picture quality.
- 25GB/50GB Capacity: Blu-ray disc offers up to 5x the
capacity of standard DVDs; 25GB for single layer disc and 50GB for dual
- 7.1ch Audio: Blu-ray disc provides as many as 7.1
channels of native, uncompressed surround sound for crystal-clear audio
- Enhanced Interactivity: Enjoy such capabilities as
seamless menu navigation, bonus features, and network/internet connectivity.
- DVD Compatible: Blu-ray disc players enable you to
continue to view and enjoy your existing DVD library.
Note: Like DVD, BD uses region codes. The region code on
your disc must match the region code on your player, otherwise the disc will
not play. This Blu-ray player is region A and DVD region 1. Blu-ray Disc
uses the Advanced Access Content System (AACS) to prevent unauthorized
recording of copyrighted material.
As Blu-Ray technology continues to evolve, new disc types with enhanced
functionality will become available. In order for you to enjoy this new
functionality, you will likely be required to update the firmware in your
player. These firmware updates will become available for downloading from the
Internet. The player's Software Upgrade menu allows you to upgrade the player's
software & firmware for these performance improvements & additional services.
You can upgrade via Network or USB.
Note: Visit the
Samsung Download Center for the latest Firmware/Software updates.
USB Port (w/ ripping): The Samsung Blu-ray disc player
features a front-panel USB (type-A) port that allows playback of a variety of
audio files, still-image files, and video files stored on a USB mass storage
class device (formatted in FAT16, FAT32, or NTFS). The player even allows you to
rip CD-Audio to a connected USB msc device in MP3 format, or copy
non-copyrighted music, video, and photo images from a CD-R/RW, DVD-R/RW, BD-R/RE
disc, or even a connected network device or Cloud service onto a USB device. The
USB port also allows you to perform software upgrades using a USB flash drive.
In addition, it can be used to add more local storage for BD-Live content.
Note: A USB device consuming more than 500mA requires a
separate power supply device for normal operation.
Media File Formats: The Samsung BD-J6300 Blu-ray disc player supports
the following video, photo, and music files recorded onto BD-RE, BD-R, DVD+RW, DVD+R,
DVD-RW, and DVD-R discs; or downloaded onto a USB thumbdrive.
Type || Format |
|Video ||MPEG, MKV,
WMV, AVI, AVCHD |
|Photo ||JPEG, PNG, BMP, MPO |
|Music ||MP3, WMA, AAC, AIFF,
ALAC, FLAC, WAV, OGG |
HDMI 1.4: The Samsung Blu-ray player is equipped with an
HDMI (v.1.4) output. HDMI simplifies A/V connections by carrying video and
digital audio all in one cable. The HDMI output resolution can be set to 480i,
480p, 720p, 1080i or 1080p when playing a DVD or Blu-ray Disc; also 1080/24p
when playing a compatible BD.
- 1080/24p: Movies are typically filmed at 24 frames per
second and some Blu-ray Discs use the same frame rate. If your TV will
accept a 1080/24p signal, the BD-J6300 can pass the signal in its native
form, without converting the video.
- 4:4:4 Max Color Subsampling: The Blu-ray player's HDMI
output will support up to 4:4:4 chroma subsampling for full color data
rendering of high-definition video.
Note: The Blu-ray player provides no analog video
4K Video Up-conversion + Progressive Mode: Upscale your
favorite non-4K videos and films and enjoy them in 4K Ultra-HD (3,840 x 2,160)
with this Samsung Blu-ray Player and your Ultra-HD TV. 4K provides four times
higher resolution than current 1080p high-definition content. The unit also
offers 720p, 1080i, and 1080p upscaling if your TV does not support Ultra-HD,
but is Full-HD. It also supports 480p and 480i output if your television is not
HD-compatible. In addition, the Samsung Blu-ray disc player provides a
Progressive mode to improve picture quality when viewing a DVD movie.
Note: To enjoy 4K, you must have a compatible 4K television
connected to the Blu-ray player via HDMI.
Full HD 3D: The Samsung BD-J6300 3D Blu-ray disc player
supports 3D playback of high-definition 3D Blu-ray discs when connected to a
3D-Ready HDTV via HDMI, along with wearing a pair 3D vision glasses. You can
select from three 3D modes to suit your viewing needs.
- Auto: Automatically detects the 3D capability of your
connected TV and play a 3D Blu-ray disc in 3D or 2D accordingly.
- 3D-to-3D: 3D Blu-ray disc played in 3D mode regardless
of your connected TV. When your connected TV does not support 3D, you may
see a black screen.
- 3D-to-2D: 3D Blu-ray disc is played in 2D image at all
times. Choose this to view a 3D Blu-ray disc without 3D effect.
Deep/x.v. Color: Deep Color allows more accurate color
reproduction with deep color depth. The Samsung BD-J6300 must be connected to a Deep
Color compatible TV via HDMI for this feature to function. The BD-J6300 also
supports x.v.Color; meaning it's ready for x.v.Color discs, such as AVCHD discs
(MPEG-4 AVC/H.264 format).
Video Settings: The Samsung Blu-ray disc offers a variety of
video adjustments to fine tune the TV's picture image.
- Screen Size: You can enter the actual screen size (up
to 116") of your TV, so that the player can adjust the image according to
the screen size and display an optimal image.
- TV Aspect: You can adjust the video output of the BD-J6300
to match the screen-type of your television. You can choose from 16:9 Original,
16:9 Full, 4:3 Letter Box, and 4:3 Pan-Scan.
- Picture Adjustments: This function enables you to adjust video
quality when the player is connected to your TV.
- Standard: Suitable for most viewing applications.
- Movie: Suitable for watching movies.
- Dynamic: Increases sharpness.
- User: Lets you adjust the sharpness and noise reduction
BD Wise: BD Wise is Samsung's latest inter-connectivity feature. When
you connect Samsung products with BD-Wise to each other via HDMI, the optimum
resolution will be set automatically.
Bonus View: The Bonus View feature provides
picture-in-picture capability with select Blu-ray Disc titles. You can view
addition content (such as director/actor commentary) in a small display window
while the movie is playing.
Dolby Digital/DTS Surround Decoding: The BD-J6300 can decode the following Dolby Digital/DTS surround formats; Dolby
Digital, DTS, Dolby Digital Plus, Dolby True HD, DTS HD High Resolution, and
DTS-HD Master Audio. The player must be
connected to a Dolby Digital/DTS surround AV receiver which also supports these
same formats via Optical or HDMI input.
Digital Output/Surround Mode Chart: You can set the unit's
Digital Output (HDMI or Optical) to match the capabilities of your connected AV
| Disc Type || Audio Stream || PCM || Bitstream (Unprocessed) ||
Bitstream (Re-encode) |
|HDMI ||Optical ||HDMI ||Optical ||HDMI or
| Blu-ray ||PCM ||up to 7.1ch || 2ch ||up to 7.1ch || 2ch ||Dolby Digital/DTS |
Digital ||up to 7.1ch || 2ch ||Dolby Digital ||Dolby Digital ||Dolby Digital/DTS |
Digital Plus ||up to 7.1ch ||2ch ||Dolby Digital Plus ||Dolby Digital ||Dolby Digital/DTS |
TrueHD ||up to 7.1ch ||2ch ||Dolby TrueHD ||Dolby Digital ||Dolby Digital/DTS |
|DTS || up to 6.1ch || 2ch ||DTS ||DTS ||Dolby Digital/DTS |
HRA ||up to 7.1ch ||2ch ||DTS-HD HRA ||DTS ||Dolby Digital/DTS |
HD MA ||up to 7.1ch ||2ch ||DTS-HD MA ||DTS ||Dolby Digital/DTS |
| DVD ||PCM ||2ch ||2ch ||2ch ||2ch ||2ch |
| Dolby Digital ||up to 5.1ch ||2ch ||Dolby Digital ||Dolby Digital ||Dolby Digital |
|DTS ||up to 6.1ch ||2ch ||DTS ||DTS ||DTS |
Digital Audio Output: The Blu-ray disc player features
a digital Optical (Toslink) output. The player's audio menu allows you to
select the digital audio format that is passed through the Optical digital
output; bitstream (Dolby Digital or DTS) or 2-channel PCM.
Audio Adjustments: The Blu-ray disc player provides the
following audio adjustments.
- PCM Downsampling: This
feature lets you choose to have 96kHz PCM signals downsampled to 48kHz
before they are output to your AV receiver.
- Downmixing Mode: This
feature lets you select the multichannel downmix method that is compatible
with your stereo receiver. You can choose to have the player downmix to
normal stereo or to surround compatible stereo.
- DTS Neo:6 Mode: You can enjoy multichannel sound via
the HDMI output from a 2 channel audio source.
- Dynamic Range Control: When movie soundtracks are
played at low volume or from smaller speakers, the system can apply
appropriate compression to make low-level content more intelligible and
prevent dramatic passages from getting too loud. This is only active when a
Dolby Digital signal is detected.
- Audio Sync: In some cases when the player is connected
to a 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.
Wired & Wireless Network Connection: You can set up the
Samsung Blu-ray player so that it can access your home network and online
Samsung Apps through your local area network (LAN) using a wired connection (RJ-45
Ethernet) or wireless connection (built-in Dual Band WiFi). You can setup a wired network
connection automatically or manually. You can setup the wireless network
connection using these four methods; PBC (WPS), Auto Network Search, One Foot,
- Supported WiFi networks include IEEE 802.11A/B/G/N wireless LAN
networks (2.4GHz or 5.0GHz).
- Security setup types include WEP (open/shared), WPA-PSK
(TKIP/AES), and WPA2-PSK (TKIP/AES).
Note: Samsung recommends a home network connection speed of
at least 2.5 Mbps for standard definition or 10 Mbps for high definition
Samsung Apps: Samsung's BD-J6300 Blu-ray player incorporates
for access to a variety of online entertainment, social networking, sporting &
news apps. Search Samsung Apps by "My Apps", "Recommended", "Most Popular",
"What's New", or "Categories". Below is a list of some of the more popular apps
available from Samsung Apps on this Blu-ray player.
- Movies & TV Shows: Watch movies and TV shows on
Amazon On Demand,
- Music & Radio: Listen to online music and internet
radio from Pandora,
- Social Networking: Share what's on your mind using
social networking services, like
Facebook. Also, check out video clips from
- News & Weather: Get updated with the top stories of
the day & stock quotes from
CNBC Real-Time. Check your local weather and other area weather at
The Weather Network or
- Sports & Games: Get access to baseball scores from
MLB.TV. Download game like Sudoku and Solitaire for extra fun with the
- Kids & Education: Gain access to kid friendly programs that are
fun and educational.
Note: The Link Service Accounts function lets you link your player to
your accounts with Internet services (like Twitter & Facebook) so that the player can log you into the
service automatically when you start the app for that service. Online applications and content are subject to change without
Web Browser You can access the internet using the player's
Web Brower application. You can search web pages by entering a URL address or
entering a keyword search. The player will archive your web browser history. You
can also save "Favorite" web pages and create a "Home" page. The playback of
Flash videos is also supported. The Web Browser is optimized to fill your
connected TV's screen. The Web Browser provides two types of browsing; Pointer
Browsing and Link Browsing.
- Pointer Browsing: When you launch the browser for the
first time, Pointer Browsing is active. If you are using a mouse to navigate
in the Web Browser, leave Pointer Browsing active.
- Link Browsing: If you are using your remote to navigate
in the Web Browser, replace Pointer Browsing with Link Browsing. Link
Browsing moves a highlight from one link to the next in the Web Browser and
is much faster than Pointer Browsing if you are using your remote.
Note: The Web Browser is not compatible with Java
applications. E-commerce, for purchasing products online is not supported.
ActiveX is not supported.
Wireless Device Connectivity: The Samsung Blu-ray players
allows wireless integration with your wireless network devices via WiFi Direct,
AllShare Cast, and AllShare DLNA.
- WiFi Direct: When using
WiFi Direct, you can connect directly with other devices without using a
wireless router. You'll be able to wirelessly transfer personal content
(such as photos & videos) to the Samsung Blu-ray player without connecting
to your home network. WiFi Direct completely bypasses your WiFi access
point/router, so it's easy to set up. Streaming of copy-protected content
and other certain formats are not supported.
- AllShare Cast: AllShare Cast is a
proprietary "screen mirroring" function which lets you wirelessly send the
display from your compatible AllShare Cast Samsung mobile device to the
Blu-ray player and your connected TV. This allows you to view pictures and
videos that are playing on your compatible Samsung smartphone or tablet on
your TV screen. No wireless router or access point required.
- AllShare DLNA: The Samsung Blu-ray disc player's
AllShare function, along with its DLNA Certification allow you to watch videos
(MPEG), photos (JPEG), and listen to music (MP3/WMA/AAC/FLAC) saved on your Windows PC
(or other DLNA Certified media server) through the TV via its Ethernet (LAN)
port or built-in WiFi (wireless). This eliminates the need to copy your photo,
video, and music files to a separate USB storage device.
Note: For AllShare/DLNA, Windows PCs with XP and Vista
installed require Samsung's PC Share Manager software, which can be
downloaded for free from the
Center. Not compatible with older Windows OS versions and Mac.
BD-Live: BD-Live technology allows you to download and
stream bonus content such as additional scenes, shorts, trailers, movie-based
games, and more from a broadband internet and home network connections (fees may
apply). The BD-J6300 features an Ethernet port and built-in WiFi to connect to
the internet via your home network, and features USB (type-A) port for
Note: You must have a minimum 1GB USB memory device
inserted in the unit's USB slot in order to download content from BD-Live.
On-Screen & Front-Panel Display: The Samsung Blu-ray player features
an on-screen menu through its HDMI output. It also features a front-panel
display. Menu text can be changed to English, French, or Spanish.
Quick Start: Quick Start speeds up the load time on movies,
so discs start faster after they're inserted into the Blu-ray player. The
Samsung Blu-ray player has a start-up time of approximately 0.5 seconds in Quick
Start mode (10.3 seconds in normal mode). In Quick Start mode, it takes
approximately 15.1 seconds for a Blu-ray disc to begin playback (37.7 seconds in
Note: The Start Up/Play Back Time tests were started
with the Blu-ray player initially turned off & in standby mode. The Start Up
Time test was stopped when the player's Home Menu screen appeared. The Play
Back Time test was stopped when the Blu-ray disc began playback.
Parental Lock: The Parental Lock function works in conjunction with
Blu-ray Disc/DVDs that have been assigned a rating which helps you control the
types of Blu-ray Discs/DVDs that your family watches. There are up to 8
ratings levels on a disc. The rating levels are protected by a customer user
4-digit password. You can also restrict access to inappropriate web pages by
allowing access only to the web sites you have registered.
Remote Support: The Samsung Remote Support service offers
you one-on-one support with a Samsung Technician who can remotely diagnose the
Blu-ray player, adjust its settings, perform a factory reset, and install
recommended firmware updates; the player must be connected to your home network
and the Internet.
Screen Saver + Auto Power Off: If you leave the player in
the stop mode for more than 5 minutes without using it, a screen saver will
appear on the TV. If the player is left in the screen saver more for more than
20 minutes, the power will automatically turn off.
Wireless Remote: The supplied remote is pre-programmed to
operate this unit and a number of functions on Samsung TVs. The remote controls
the TV's power on/off, input select, and volume up/down. The playback controls
of the remote are glow-in-the-dark. This remote control
also has Braille points on the
Power, Play, Enter, and #5 buttons for the visually impaired.
Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC): Anynet+ is a convenient feature that offers linked operation with other Samsung
components that have the Anynet+ feature, and lets you control those products
with one Samsung remote control. To operate this function, you must connect this
player's "Main" HDMI output to an Anynet+ Samsung TV using an HDMI cable.
Keyboard & Mouse Compatible: The Samsung Blu-ray player will
also support a USB-enabled keyboard and mouse (both sold separately) through its
front-panel USB port. This make web browsing much simpler.