Sony Bravia LCD TV KDL-46R453A user manual

User manual for the device Sony Bravia LCD TV KDL-46R453A

Device: Sony Bravia LCD TV KDL-46R453A
Size: 2,99 MB
Date of adding : 2013-05-03 16:11:16
Number of pages: 68
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Introducing Your New
Getting Started
Operating Instructions
Operating the TV
Using Features
Using the Menus
Other Information
Sony Customer Support
United States Canada
1.800.222.SONY 1.877.899.SONY
Please Do Not Return
the Product to the Store
KDL-46R453A / 46R450A / 40R471A / 40R450A / 32R421A / 32R400A

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Cleaning Owner’s Record When cleaning, be sure to unplug the power The model and serial numbers are located at the side cord to avoid any chance of electric shock. and rear of the TV. Record these numbers in the spaces provided below. Refer to them whenever you call upon � Wipe the LCD screen gently with a soft cloth. your Sony dealer regarding this TV. � Stubborn stains may be removed with a cloth slightly moistened with a solution of Model Name mild soap and warm water. � If using a chem

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Contents ® Introducing Your New BRAVIA Using Features ® Welcome to the World of BRAVIA . . . . . . . .4 BRAVIA Sync Control . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .27 Experiencing Stunning HD with Your Using PIP Feature. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .28 BRAVIA . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .4 Favorites . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .29 The Four Steps to a Stunning HD Wide Mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .30 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 sta

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➢ Scene Select: Allows you to easily adjust your TV to the most suitable picture and sound settings based on the scenes for the best quality result for the contents genre you are watching. ➢ Photo Frame: You can enjoy the large photo frame display with music (page 33). ➢ On Timer: Set timer to wake up TV automatically with preferred setting of input and volume. You can also wake up with your favorite photo and music through photo frame feature (page 49). 6

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Getting Started 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 (not supplied) and the supplied screws to complete the task. Look for the supplied Table-Top Stand instruction leaflet. Be sure to consider the following while setting up your TV: � Disconnect all cables when carry

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Attaching the Table-Top Stand � Refer to the supplied Table-Top Stand instruction leaflet for proper attachment. � For best picture quality, do not expose the screen to direct illumination or sunlight. 1 Place the TV with its screen facing down on a level and stable surface covered with a thick and soft cloth. 2 Fix the TV to the Table-Top Stand using the supplied screws. Screw (+PSW 5 x 16) Thick and soft cloth (Supplied) * Be careful not to hit the Table- Top Stand against the edge of the su

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Getting Started � Hold the Table-Top Stand with one hand to avoid it dropping when attaching. � This TV is very heavy, so two people should place the TV onto thick and soft cloth. � If using an electric screwdriver, set the tightening torque at approximately 1.5 N·m (15 kgf·cm). � Be sure to securely tighten the supplied screws, otherwise the TV may fall down. � Use an appropriate screwdriver to attach the screws tightly without damaging the screw head. � Please ensure the AC power cord is away

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Locating Inputs and Outputs Rear Panel Side Panel Item Description 1 HDMI IN 1 (ARC) HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) provides an uncompressed, 6 HDMI IN 2/MHL all-digital audio/video interface between this TV and any HDMI-equipped audio/video equipment, such as a set-top box, DVD player, and A/V receiver. HDMI supports enhanced, or high-definition video, plus digital audio. You can also connect your MHL (Mobile High-Definition Link) device to HDMI IN 2/MHL using an MHL cable. In

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Getting Started Item Description 4 CABLE/ RF input that connects to your Cable or VHF/UHF antenna. ANTENNA 5 VIDEO IN/ This input port can be used as a composite video input (VIDEO) or as a COMPONENT component video input (COMPONENT). For composite use, connect the IN/R-AUDIO-L yellow jack to Y for video and use audio L (mono) and R for audio signal. (MONO) For component connection, use Y, P , P for video signals and also B R connect the audio L (mono) and R for audio signal. This TV can au

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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). x 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 input using a

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Getting Started 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. x Shown with HDMI Connection CATV/Satellite antenna cable Rear of TV HD cable box/ HD satellite box HDMI cable x Shown with Component Connection CATV/Satell

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MHL device The MHL (Mobile High-Definition Link) enables the TV to communicate with connected MHL-compatible device. When connecting MHL-compatible device, TV simultaneously charges the connected device while playing photo/music/video from it. You can use the TV remote control to control the connected MHL-compatible device. MHL device Side of TV Use authorized MHL Cable with MHL Logo (not supplied). � You can continue normal usage of the connected MHL-compatible device (such as receiving ca

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Getting Started Connecting Other Equipment Blu-ray Disc Player/ DVD Digital satellite Digital Audio “PS3” player receiver cable box system MHL device Digital audio equipment USB (A/V Receiver/Home Theater) Analog audio equipment (A/V Receiver/HomeTheater) CABLE/ANTENNA Digital recorder � Refer to the Quick Setup Guide (supplied) when connecting other equipment to your TV. 15

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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 sp

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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 st

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2 Secure the TV to the stand. Use the optional hardware listed below (not supplied): � M4 machine screw (screwed into the screw hole of the TV). � 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. The Sony Support Belt Kit is available as an optional accessory, depending on your TV model. M4 m

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Getting Started � Contact Sony Customer Support to obtain the optional Support Belt Kit by providing your TV model name. For United States call: 1-800-488-7669 or visit: For Canada call: 1-877-899-7669 � Securing the TV to the stand without securing the TV and the stand to the wall provides minimum protection against the TV toppling over. For further protection, be sure to follow the three measures recommended. 19

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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 � Set the current date and time after Auto Program. Complete your cable connections before beginning the Initial Setup. Refer to the Quick Setup Guide (supplied) for sample connection diagrams. 1 Turn on the TV. The Initial Setup screen will appear. 2 Use the remote control buttons described

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