Sony BRAVIA 40BX420 user manual

User manual for the device Sony BRAVIA 40BX420

Device: Sony BRAVIA 40BX420
Size: 3,23 MB
Date of adding : 2013-05-11 16:10:29
Number of pages: 64
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United States
Introducing Your New BRAVIA
Getting Started
Digital Color TV
Operating the TV
Operating Instructions
Using Features
Using the Menus
Other Information
Sony Customer S

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® Your BRAVIA TV is ENERGY STAR qualified Owner’s Record in the “Home” mode. It meets strict energy efficiency guidelines set by the U.S. The model and serial numbers are located at the side and rear of Environmental Protection Agency and the TV. Record these numbers in the spaces provided below. Refer to them whenever you call upon your Sony dealer Department of Energy. regarding this TV. ENERGY STAR is a joint program of these government agencies, designed to promote energy Model Name

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Contents ® Introducing Your New BRAVIA Using Features ® ® TM Welcome to the World of BRAVIA . . . . . . . .4 BRAVIA Sync with Control for HDMI . . .23 Experiencing Stunning HD with Your Using PIP Feature. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .24 BRAVIA . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .4 Favorites . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .25 The Four Steps to a Stunning HD Wide Mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .25 Experience . . . . . . . .

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® Introducing Your New BRAVIA ® Welcome to the World of BRAVIA ® Thank you for choosing this Sony BRAVIA high-definition television. Use the documentation listed below to get the most out of your TV. Safety Booklet Quick Setup Guide Contains precautionary Provides TV setup information with sample measures to keep you and connection diagrams. your TV safe. Read this information prior to setting up your TV. Operating Instructions Provides the most detailed information to operate your TV. E

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® Introducing Your New BRAVIA The Four Steps to a Stunning HD Experience Set, Source, Sound, and Setup Along with your BRAVIA TV set, a complete HD system requires a source of HD programming, an HD sound system, and a proper connection setup. Refer to the Quick Setup Guide, enclosed separately, for connecting optional equipment. You can enjoy crisp, clear images, smooth movement, and high-impact visuals from 1080 HD signals as shown here. When you compare a high-definition signal to a stan

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Getting Started Setting Up Your TV Some TV models are packaged with a detached Table-Top Stand so you can mount your TV to a wall right away. If you are not mounting the TV to a wall, you will need to attach the Table-Top Stand. You will need a Phillips screwdriver and the supplied screws to complete the task. Look for the attachment instructions provided with the TV. Be sure to consider the following while setting up your TV: � Disconnect all cables when carrying the TV. � Carry the TV with

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Getting Started Locating Inputs and Outputs Rear Panel Side Panel 2 VIDEO IN VIDEO (MONO) L AUDIO R Item Description 1 AUDIO OUT Connects to the left and right audio input jacks of your analog audio equipment. L/R You can use these outputs to listen to your TV’s audio through your stereo system. 1 2 DIGITAL AUDIO Connects to the optical audio input of digital audio equipment that is PCM/Dolby* OUT (OPTICAL) Digital compatible. 3 CABLE/ RF input that connects to your Cable or VHF/UHF antenna.

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Item Description 6 VIDEO IN 1/ This input port can be used as a composite video input (VIDEO 1) or as a component video input (COMPONENT). For composite use, connect the yellow COMPONENT jack to Y for video and use audio L (mono) and R for audio signal. For component IN/R-AUDIO-L connection, use Y, PB, PR for video signals and also connect the audio L (mono) (MONO) and R for audio signal. This TV can auto detect and switch between the VIDEO 1 and COMPONENT when VIDEO 1 or COMPONENT is co

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Getting Started Connecting the TV Cable System or VHF/UHF Antenna System You can enjoy high-definition and standard-definition digital programming (if available in your area) along with standard-definition analog programming. This TV is capable of receiving unscrambled digital programming for both cable (QAM and 8VSB) and external VHF/UHF antenna (ATSC). Cable or VHF/UHF (or VHF only) 75-ohm coaxial cable Rear of TV CABLE/ANTENNA � It is strongly recommended that you connect the CABLE/ANTENNA

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HD Cable Box/HD Satellite Box You can enjoy high-definition programming by subscribing to a high-definition cable service or a high-definition satellite service. For the best possible picture, make sure you connect this equipment to your TV via the HDMI or component video (with audio) input located on the back of your TV. Shown with HDMI Connection CATV/Satellite antenna cable Rear of TV HD cable box/ HD satellite box HDMI cable Shown with DVI Connection CATV/Satellite antenna cable DVI-to-HD

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Getting Started Shown with Component Connection CATV/Satellite antenna cable Rear of TV HD cable box/ HD satellite box AUDIO-R (red) AUDIO-L (white) P (red) R Component video cable P (blue) B Y (green) Audio cable � If your equipment has a DVI output and not an HDMI output, connect the DVI output to the HDMI IN 1 (with DVI-to-HDMI cable or adapter) and connect the audio output to the AUDIO IN of PC IN. For details, see page 7. 11

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PC Use the TV as a monitor for your PC by connecting an HD15-HD15 cable connection as shown below. This TV can also be connected to a PC with a DVI or HDMI output. (Refer to the separate Quick Setup Guide.) Rear of TV HD15-HD15 cable (analog RGB) Audio cable (stereo mini plugs) � Connect the PC IN jack to the PC using an HD15-HD15 cable with ferrite core (analog RGB) and audio cable (page 7). 12

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Getting Started Connecting Other Equipment Digital audio equipment (A/V Receiver/Home CABLE/ VCR/Game system/ Theater) ANTENNA Camcorder 2 VIDEO IN VIDEO (MONO) L AUDIO R Analog audio Personal Digital recorder USB equipment computer (A/V Receiver/ HomeTheater) Blu-ray Disc Player/ DVD Digital satellite Digital Audio “PS3” player receiver cable box system � Refer to the Quick Setup Guide (supplied) when connecting other equipment to your TV. 13

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When Installing the TV Against a Wall or Enclosed Area Make sure that your TV has adequate ventilation. Allow enough space around the TV as shown below. Avoid operating the TV at temperatures below 41 °F (5 °C). Installed with stand Installed on the wall 7 7 11 /8 inches 11 / inches 8 (30 cm) (30 cm) 3 inches 2 / 8 4 inches 4 inches 4 inches 4 inches (6 cm) (10 cm) (10 cm) (10 cm) (10 cm) Leave at least this much space around the set. 4 inches (10 cm) Leave at least this much spa

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Getting Started Securing the TV Sony strongly recommends taking measures to prevent the TV from toppling over. Unsecured TVs may topple and result in property damage, serious bodily injury or even death. Preventing the TV from Toppling ❑ Secure the TV to a wall and/or stand. ❑ Do not allow children to play or climb on furniture and TV sets. ❑ Avoid placing or hanging items on the TV. ❑ Never install the TV on: � slippery, unstable and/or uneven surfaces. � furniture that can easily be used as

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2 Secure the TV to the stand. Use the optional hardware listed below (not supplied): � M4 × 16 mm machine screw (screwed into the TV’s Table-Top Stand). � A screw or similar (attach it to the TV stand). � Rope or chain (strong enough to support the weight of the TV). Make sure that there is no excess slack in the rope or chain. An alternative way to secure the TV is with an optional Sony Support Belt Kit. M4 × 16 mm machine Rope of chain screw (not supplied) (not supplied) Screw hole on the

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Getting Started Running Initial Setup During initial setup, you will perform the following: � Set the language for the On Screen Display (OSD) text � Choose your viewing environment � Scan for digital and analog channels Complete your cable connections before beginning the Initial Setup. Refer to the Quick Setup Guide (supplied) for sample connection diagrams. Initial Setup Please select your language: 1 Turn on the TV. The Initial Setup screen will appear. English Español 2 Use the remote con

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Operating the TV Using the Remote Control To Insert Batteries into the Remote Control Insert two size AA batteries (supplied) by matching e and E on the batteries to the diagram inside the battery compartment of the remote control. Push to open Guidelines to follow � Point your remote control directly at the IR sensor located on your TV. � Make sure that no objects are blocking the path between the remote control and the IR sensor on your TV. � Fluorescent lamps can interfere with your remo

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Operating the TV Remote Control Button Description Button Description 1 INPUT Press to display the list of External Inputs and TV 1 mode. Press repeatedly to toggle through the inputs. See page 26. 2 2 SYNC Press to display the BRAVIA Sync Menu and then select connected HDMI equipment from HDMI MENU 3 Device Selection. 3 Equipment These buttons are used to control the equipment Control connected to the TV by using the Control for HDMI function (not available on all Control for HDMI equipm

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Button Description 4 SCENE Optimizes picture and sound quality by selecting the following items. Cinema: Delivers picture and sound just like in a theater. Sports: Presents realistic pictures and sound just like in a stadium. 4 Photo: Reproduces the texture and color of a printed photo. Music: Lets you experience dynamic and clear sound just like at a concert. Game: Broadens your game-playing experience with 5 superb picture and sound quality. 6 Graphics: Eases prolonged monitor viewing wi

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