Using an optical cable, connect the
OPTICAL IN connector on your
SoundStage to the OPTICAL OUT
connector on the TV or other device.
The digital optical connector might be
labeled SPDIF or SPDIF OUT.
Option 2: Connect audio through a
digital coaxial cable
Good quality audio
Using a coaxial cable, connect the
COAXIAL IN connector on your
SoundStage to the COAXIAL/DIGITAL
OUT connector on the TV or other
The digital coaxial connector might be
labeled DIGITAL AUDIO OUT.
Option 3: Connect audio through
analog audio cables
Basic quality audio
Using an analog cable, connect the AUX
IN connector on your SoundStage to the
AUDIO OUT connectors on the TV or
Set up EasyLink (HDMI-CEC
This SoundStage supports Philips EasyLink,
which uses the HDMI-CEC (Consumer
Electronics Control) protocol. EasyLink-
compliant devices that are connected through
HDMI can be controlled by a single remote
Depending on the manufacturer, HDMI-CEC is known
by many names. For information on your device, see
the user manual of the device.
Philips does not guarantee 100% interoperability with
all HDMI-CEC devices.
Before you start
Connect your SoundStage to the HDMI-
CEC compliant device through HDMI
Make the necessary connections described
in the quick start guide, and then switch
the TV to the correct source for your
Select [Setup], and then press OK.
Select [EasyLink] > [EasyLink] > [On] .
On your TV and other connected devices,
turn on HDMI-CEC control. For details, see
the user manual of the TV or other devices.
With EasyLink, you can control your
SoundStage, TV, and other connected HDMI-
CEC compliant devices with a single remote
On your TV, set the audio output to
'Amplifier' (instead of TV speakers).
For details, see the TV user manual.
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