Sony Flat Panel Television 46BX450 user manual

User manual for the device Sony Flat Panel Television 46BX450

Device: Sony Flat Panel Television 46BX450
Size: 2,88 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-46BX451 / 46BX450 / 40BX451 / 40BX450

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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 ® ® TM Welcome to the World of BRAVIA . . . . . . . .4 BRAVIA Sync with Control for HDMI . . .27 Experiencing Stunning HD with Your Using PIP Feature. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .28 BRAVIA . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .4 Favorites . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .29 The Four Steps to a Stunning HD Wide Mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .29 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 (page 23). 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 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. � Ca

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Attaching the Table-Top Stand � Refer to the supplied stand 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 stand according to the arrow marks that guide the screw holes using the supplied screws. Thick and soft cloth Screw (+PSW 5 x 16) (Supplied) * Be careful not to hit the Table-Top Stand ag

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Getting Started � Please ensure the AC power cord is away from the stand installation location when you attach the stand. � Do not touch the inner side of the bottom of the TV stand to avoid being hurt. 9

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Locating Inputs and Outputs Rear Panel Side Panel Item Description 1 DIGITAL AUDIO Connects to the optical audio input of digital audio equipment that is PCM/ 1 OUT (OPTICAL) Dolby* Digital compatible. 2 HDMI IN 1/2 HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) provides an uncompressed, 7 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 digita

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Getting Started Item Description 5 VIDEO IN 1/ This input port can be used as a composite video input (VIDEO 1) 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, PB, PR for video signals and also connect the audio L (mono) and R for audio signal. This TV can auto detect and switch between the VIDEO 1 and COMPONENT when VIDEO 1 or C

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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 HD cable box/ Rear of TV HD satellite box HDMI cable x Shown with DVI Connection CATV/Satellite a

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x Shown with Component Connection CATV/Satellite antenna cable HD cable box/ HD satellite box Rear of TV AUDIO-R (red) AUDIO-L (white) P (red) R P (blue) B Component video cable 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 10. 14

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Getting Started 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 10). 15

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Connecting Other Equipment Blu-ray Disc Player/ DVD Digital satellite Digital Audio “PS3” player receiver cable box system Digital audio equipment (A/V Receiver/Home Theater) Digital recorder Personal CABLE/ USB Analog audio computer ANTENNA equipment (A/V Receiver/ HomeTheater) � Refer to the Quick Setup Guide (supplied) when connecting other equipment to your TV. 16

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Getting Started 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 le

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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 steps, such as a

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Getting Started 2 Secure the TV to the stand. Use the optional hardware listed below (not supplied): � M4 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 machine Rope or chain screw (not supplied) (not supplied) Screw hole on the

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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 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 Français Confirm Confirm Confirm Co

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