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TO THE OWNER Welcome to the World of Sanyo Thank you for purchasing this Sanyo High-Definition Digital Plasma Television. You made an excellent choice for Performance, Reliability, Features, Value, and Styling. Important Information Before installing and operating this DTV, read this manual thoroughly. This DTV provides many convenient features and functions.
FEATURES 50" Plasma HDTV Channel Scan Memory Detachable Stand Receives 181 Analog Channels (VHF 2~13 and UHF 14~69; Cable 14~125); and 99 Digital Trilingual Menu Options (English, Spanish, or Channels French) XDS (Extended Data Services) displays station Integrated Digital/Analog Tuner call letters, title of show, and ratings when Energy Saver Mode broadcast...
480 x 360 or 480 x 200 AMPLIFIER: Built-in with 7.0W/ch with a double “Z” is a registered trademark of Sanyo Manufacturing Corporation. JACKS / CONNECTORS: VIDEO1 Composite Video and Audio R/L This symbol on the nameplate means the product is S-Video Listed by Underwriters’...
HANDLING PRECAUTIONS • Handle the Plasma DTV carefully when installing. • When removing the stand, use a working space Do Not Drop. that is larger than the screen size. The work surface must be flat and covered with a soft cloth •...
REMOVING THE STAND (OPTIONAL) Tools Needed: Phillips screwdriver Remove four (4) screws from the metal bracket. Important Note: Place DTV face down on a padded CAUTION: Hold the stand firmly as you remove or cushioned surface that is larger than the screen the last screw.
HDTV BACK PANEL Analog / Digital Antenna Input—Connect Analog Audio Out (L/R) Jacks—Connect an RF antenna or Analog Cable system to this external audio equipment here. See PAGE jack. See PAGE 15 for Signal connections. 27 for Audio Out jack connections. Digital Audio Output—Use a Phono-Type Coaxial Digital Audio Out Cable to connect HDMI INPUT1/2/3 (High-Definition...
HDTV BACK PANEL (Continued) AC IN 120V—Connect power cord Service Port—For production use only. here. See PAGE 16. Component Video Input (VIDEO2 or S-Video Input (VIDEO1)—To enhance video VIDEO3)—Connect digital video equipment detail use the S-Video jack instead of the Video to the Y (green), Pb (blue), Pr (red) and Audio jack, if available on your external equipment.
GLOSSARY OF CABLES Audio Cables—Provides analog left/right Coaxial Digital Audio—Use this cable to audio your external equipment connect the DTV‘s digital audio output to a connections. multichannel audio receiver. Component: Y, Pb, Pr—Use these cables to DVI (Digital Visual Interface) Cable—Use connect your component equipment.
CHOOSE YOUR CONNECTION This DTV is designed to handle several different connec- In order to receive the best performance from your DTV, tions making it compatible with Digital and Analog choose your connection using this chart; then go to the devices.
GETTING STARTED (REQUIRED INITIAL SETUP) Install batteries in remote control (2AA, not included). Match the “+” and “–” signs on the batteries with PRECAUTIONS marks inside the remote control. To ensure safe operation, please observe the following precautions: Replace both batteries at the same time. Do not use a new battery with a used battery.
GETTING STARTED (REQUIRED INITIAL SETUP) Continued Connect AC Power Cord (supplied) to the Plasma DTV and electrical outlet as shown here. The AC outlet must be near this equipment and must be easily accessible. To POWER CORD CONNECTOR on back of Plasma HDTV. To 120 V AC outlet.
GETTING STARTED (REQUIRED INITIAL SETUP) Continued Perform “All Channel Search.” The All Channel Search will search for off-air digital and analog chan- Note: If EXIT is pressed, the DTV will skip nels, and analog cable channels. The DTV can Channel Search and tune to Video1 receive cable or off-air channels, but not at the same without storing any channels in the...
HDMI INPUT1 CONNECTION: Connection Option 2 DVI TO HDMI INPUT1 CONNECTIONS (INCLUDES HDCP COPY PROTECTION)— Receiving the ultimate picture Connect the Set-top Box (STB) DVI Output to the Press INPUT to select HDMI 1 to view the digital DTV’s HDMI INPUT1. program.
VIDEO2 & 3 COMPONENT JACKS: Connection Option 1 CONNECTING A SET-TOP (STB) Connect a Component Cable to the VIDEO2 Green, Press INPUT to select Video 2 to view the program. Blue, and Red video jacks. Note: VIDEO2 and VIDEO3 jacks have identical functions. Connect an Audio Cable to the matching VIDEO2 Compatible video devices can be connected to either White and Red audio jacks.
VIDEO2 & 3 COMPONENT JACKS: Connection Option 2 CONNECTING A DVD PLAYER Connect a Component Cable to the VIDEO3 Green, Press INPUT to select Video 3 to view the program. Blue, and Red video jacks. Note: VIDEO2 and VIDEO3 jacks have identical functions. Connect an Audio Cable to the matching VIDEO3 Compatible video devices can be connected to either White and Red audio jacks.
VIDEO2 & 3 COMPONENT JACKS: Connection Option 3 CONNECTING A GAME SYSTEM Connect a Component Cable to the VIDEO2 / 3 Press INPUT to select Video 2 or Video 3 to view Green, Blue, and Red video jacks. the program. Connect an Audio Cable to the VIDEO2 / 3 White ...
VIDEO1 COMPOSITE (ANALOG) JACKS: Connection Option 1 CONNECTING ANALOG CABLE, CABLE BOX, VCR, AND AN ANTENNA TO THE DTV Connect Analog Cable Box “Antenna Out” to the Tune VCR to channel 3 or 4 to match your Cable VCR “Antenna In.” Box.
VIDEO1 COMPOSITE (ANALOG) JACKS: Connection Option 2 CONNECTING ANALOG CABLE, VCR, AND AN ANTENNA TO THE DTV Connect Analog Cable system to the VCR Press INPUT to select Video 1 to watch Analog “Antenna In.” Cable channels OR to TV channels to watch Antenna channels.
VIDEO1 COMPOSITE (ANALOG) JACKS: Connection Option 3 CONNECTING A DVD PLAYER TO THE DTV Connect DVD Player to the TV S-Video In Jack. Connect an Audio cable to the VIDEO1 White and Red AV jacks. DTV VIDEO1 Press INPUT to select Video1 to view a DVD. ...
DTV AUDIO OUT JACKS (DIGITAL & ANALOG) CONNECTING AN AV RECEIVER TO THE DTV Connect a Coaxial Digital Audio cable from the DTV Digital Audio Output jack to a Coaxial Digital Audio In jack on an AV Receiver. Connect an Audio cable from the DTV Audio Out jacks to Audio In jacks on the AV Receiver.
DTV AUDIO OUT JACKS (ANALOG) CONNECTING A STEREO AMPLIFIER TO THE DTV Connect a Stereo Amplifier to the TV Audio Out jacks as shown. Note: Do not connect external speakers directly to the DTV. DTV AUDIO OUT OPERATING TIP: Refer to the owner’s manual that came with your external equip- ment for connection options.
REMOTE CONTROL OPERATION Info Key—Press to display the Digital and Analog Full Banner information. The banner contains the follow- POINT ing: program title, station ID, program rating, signal TOWARDS TV strength, channel number, tuner ID, and audio information. DIGITAL INFO BANNER ...
REMOTE CONTROL OPERATION (Continued) Sleep Key—Press this key then the “0” key to set the Sleep Off Timer. Time can be set in 30-minute POINT increments up to 3 hours. TOWARDS TV Note: The Sleep Timer cancels when the TV is turned off or if a power failure occurs Mute Key—Press once to mute the sound.
REMOTE CONTROL OPERATION (Continued) Audio Key—Press to select the desired audio mode (if available as part of the broadcast signal). POINT TOWARDS TV DIGITAL AUDIO MODE SELECTIONS ANALOG AUDIO MODE SELECTIONS HELPFUL HINTS (PROBLEMS/SOLUTIONS) SYMPTOM CHECK THESE CONDITIONS TRY THESE SOLUTIONS Check batteries.
DTV ADJUSTMENT AND SETUP HOW TO OPERATE THE MENU MENU NAVIGATION MAP Press the MENU key to display the Main menu. (Composite view) MAIN SUB MENUS se the CURSOR LM keys to highlight menu item. All Channel Search < > Use the CURSOR keys to select or adjust menu item.
MENU OPTION— ALL CHANNEL SEARCH Use the CURSOR M key to select Yes. Press ENTER. The All Channel Search will search for off-air digital and analog channels, and analog cable channels. The DTV can receive cable or off-air channels, but not at the same time.
MENU OPTION— DIGITAL CABLE SEARCH (Optional) Use the CURSOR M key to select Yes. Press This DTV can receive unscrambled (ClearQAM) digital ENTER. cable channels, when available. However, not all cable companies provide ClearQAM digital channels. Digital Cable Search process will take about 10 minutes, please be patient.
MENU OPTION— DIGITAL ADD-ON SEARCH To add new digital channels to the existing antenna channel database, use Digital Add-on Search. Also, use this feature to add channels when broadcast towers are in multiple directions from your location. For more info go to www.antennaweb.org and type in your zip code to obtain specific tower and antenna infor- mation.
MENU OPTION— ANALOG ANTENNA SIGNAL (Optional) Use the CURSOR LM keys to choose Cable or Use this feature to switch between analog off-air channels and analog cable channels. VHF/ UHF. Press ENTER. Tune to an Analog Channel. Press the MENU key to display the Main menu. Use the CURSOR LM keys to highlight Analog Antenna Signal.
MENU OPTION— CHANNEL SCAN MEMORY Use the CHANNEL (CH LM) keys or numerical DELETING ANALOG OR DIGITAL 0 ~ 9 keys to select desired channel. CHANNELS FROM MEMORY Press the ENTER key to delete the channel. The display will change to “deleted.” Channel Scan Memory is a list of active channels that you can scan through using the Channel Scan CH L (up) CH M (down) keys.
MENU OPTION— CHANNEL SCAN MEMORY Use the CHANNEL (CH LM) keys or numerical ADDING DIGITAL OR ANALOG 0 ~ 9 keys to select desired channel. CHANNELS TO MEMORY Press the ENTER key to add the channel. The Channel Scan Memory is a list of active channels that display will change to “added.”...
MENU OPTION— DIGITAL CAPTION < > Use the CURSOR keys to select the desired Closed-Captioning is text information transmitted along with the picture and sound. Turning Captioning effect. ON causes the DTV to open these captions (digital or analog) and superimpose them on the screen. (Local broadcasters decide which caption signals to transmit.) The appearance of Digital Captions can be changed using the menu settings as shown.
MENU OPTION— DIGITAL CAPTION (Continued) TO VIEW CAPTIONS Press the CAPTION key to select caption modes. Analog modes: CC1 through CC4, Digital modes: Digital CC1 through Digital QuikCap, and Off. CC6, QuikCap, and Off. CAPTION HELPFUL HINTS (PROBLEMS/SOLUTIONS) SYMPTOM CHECK THESE CONDITIONS TRY THESE SOLUTIONS NO Captioning Check if station is broadcasting a...
Use this feature to automatically block programs with content you deem as inappropriate for children to view. This Sanyo television is equipped with an electronic V-Chip to interpret MPAA (Motion Picture Association of America) and TV Parental Guidelines rating codes. When...
MENU OPTION— V-GUIDE (PARENTAL CONTROL) Continued ON-SCREEN VIEW OF BLOCKED TV TO UNBLOCK ALL MOVIE OR ALL PROGRAM TV RATING Press the MENU key to display the Main menu. Use the CURSOR LM keys to highlight V-Guide. Press ENTER Press to select Adjust.
MENU OPTION— V-GUIDE (PARENTAL CONTROL) Continued TV RATINGS (AGE/CONTENT-BASED) MPAA MOVIE RATINGS (AGE-BASED) GENERAL AUDIENCES—All ages admitted. ALL CHILDREN—Program is designed to be appropriate for children ages 2-6. PARENTAL GUIDANCE SUGGESTED—Some DIRECTED OLDER CHILDREN— material may not be suitable for children. Program is designed for children 7 and above.
MENU OPTION— PICTURE/SOUND Press the MENU key to display the Main menu. CURSOR keys highlight Picture/Sound. Press ENTER. Use the CURSOR LM keys to highlight Auto (factory preset settings) or Manual. Press ENTER. MANUAL ADJUSTMENTS Use the CURSOR LM keys to select the option you want to adjust.
MENU OPTION— PICTURE/SOUND (Continued) MANUAL ADJUSTMENTS (CONTINUED) Use the CURSOR LM keys to select the option you want to adjust. < > Then use the CURSOR keys to make an adjustment. HELPFUL HINTS (PROBLEMS/SOLUTIONS) SYMPTOM CHECK THESE CONDITIONS TRY THESE SOLUTIONS Weak Signal.
MENU OPTION— ENERGY (POWER) SAVER Use the CURSOR LM keys to highlight This power saving feature reduces the brightness level. desired option. The power saving function options: • OFF – the feature is off and the power consumption is normal. •...
MENU OPTION— PICTURE ROTATION (SCREEN SAVER) Use the CURSOR LM keys to set Picture Displaying a still picture for a long time may cause an “afterimage” or “ghost” on the screen. To neutralize this Rotation Off or On. situation, use the Picture Rotation function. Note: When the Picture Rotation is set to ON, the DTV auto- matically changes the display position every 15 minutes...
MENU OPTION— WHITE PAT TERN (PANEL REPAIR) Use the CURSOR LM keys to set White Use this feature to repair the Plasma Pattern Off or On. screen. If an afterimage occurs, use the White Pattern feature immediately to repair the panel. The more severe the afterimage, the longer the curing process may take.
GLOSSARY OF TERMS Analog—Commonly refers to the current NTSC transmission Letter Box—This term is used to describe a 16:9 ratio image being standard for televisions. displayed on a 4:3 ratio display device. Black bands appear at the top and bottom of the screen. Aspect Ratio—The ratio of the width to the height of a TV screen independent of the screen size (x units wide by x units high).
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MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. OBLIGATIONS For one year from the date of purchase, Sanyo Manufacturing Corporation warrants this product to be free from defects in material and workmanship under normal use and conditions. During the first 90 days under this warranty for any manufacturing defect or malfunction Sanyo Manufacturing Corporation will provide a new TV via exchange at the retailer.