CONNECTING YOUR TV Connecting external equipment Before connecting any external equipment, turn off all main power switches. If there is no switch, remove the mains plug from the wall socket. ILLUSTRATION SHOWS 47VL900A. HEADPHONE jack Power cord HDMI 4 INPUT LAN port SCART (EXT 1) RGB/PC INPUT DIGITAL AUDIO OUTPUT (OPTICAL) HDMI 1/2/3 INPUTS COMPONENT VIDEO/AUDIO INPUT, VIDEO/AUDIO INPUT (Y/L/R) (EXT 2) Scart/RCA adaptor (supplied) or Media Recorder Aerial Cable Aerial cables:. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Connect the aerial to the socket on the rear of the television. If you use a decoder and/or a media recorder, it is essential that the aerial cable is connected through the decoder and/or through the media recorder to the television. SCART leads: . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Connect the media recorder IN/OUT socket to the television. Connect the decoder TV socket to the television. Before running Auto Tuning, put your decoder and media recorder to Standby. The RCA sockets alongside the COMPONENT VIDEO INPUT sockets will accept L and R audio signals. When connecting the VIDEO/AUDIO devices, connect those cables to Y/L/R sockets. The Digital Audio Output socket enables the connection of a suitable surround sound system. NOTE: This output is always active. 10 HDMI® (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) is for use with a DVD decoder or electrical equipment with digital audio and video output. For acceptable video or PC signal formats through the HDMI terminals, see page 69. NOTE: Although this television is able to connect to HDMI equipment, it is possible that some equipment may not operate correctly. LAN port is used to connect the TV to your home network. This TV can play digital content stored on a DLNA CERTIFIED product with server function. A wide variety of external equipment can be connected to the back of the television; therefore, the relevant owner’s manuals for all additional equipment must be referred to for exact instructions. If the television automatically switches over to monitor external equipment, return to normal television by pressing the desired programme position button. To recall external equipment, press o to select between TV, EXT1, EXT2, HDMI1, HDMI2, HDMI3, HDMI4 or PC. When the external input mode is selected while viewing DTV mode, the SCART socket does not output video/audio signals.
CONNECTING YOUR TV Connecting an HDMI® device The HDMI input on your television receives digital audio and uncompressed digital video from an HDMI source device. This input is designed to accept HDCP (High- Bandwidth Digital-Content Protection) programme material in digital form from EIA/CEA-861-D– compliant consumer electronic devices (such as a set-top box or DVD player with HDMI output). For acceptable video signal formats, see page 69. NOTE: Supported Audio format: Linear PCM, Dolby Digital (AC-3), sampling rate 32/44.1/48kHz. HDMI’s ARC (Audio Return Channel) feature This feature enables the audio signal of the TV to be sent to the AV amplifier via the HDMI cable. It will not be necessary to connect a cable from the audio output of the TV to the audio input of the AV amplifier to reproduce the audio received from the tuner of the TV through the AV amplifier. the back of your television AV amplifier that supports ARC To connect an HDMI device Connect an HDMI cable (type A connector) to the HDMI terminal. For proper operation, it is recommended that you use an HDMI cable with the HDMI Logo ( ). • If your HDMI connection is capable of 1080p and/or your television is capable of refresh rates greater than 50Hz, you will need a Category 2 cable. Conventional HDMI/DVI cable may not work properly with this model. • HDMI cable transfers both video and audio. Separate analogue audio cables are not required (see illustration). the back of your television HDMI cable HDMI cable HDMI device To view the HDMI device video, press the o button to select HDMI1, HDMI2 or HDMI 3 mode. 11