Please refer to the illustration that actually equipped with the product. Introduction Thank you for choosing this Sony product. Before operating the TV, please read this manual thoroughly and retain it for future reference. Notice for Digital TV function •...
Table of Contents Start-up Guide Safety information...9 Precautions...11 Overview of the remote ...12 Overview of the TV buttons and indicators ...13 Watching TV Watching TV ...14 Using the Digital Electronic Programme Guide (EPG) Using the Digital Favourite list Using Optional Equipment Connecting optional equipment ...18 Viewing pictures from connected equipment ...20 Playing Back Photo/Music via USB...21...
Start-up Guide 1: Checking the accessories Remote RM-ED017 (1) Size AA batteries (R6 type) (2) Stand (1) Screws for stand (KDL-32S55xx/KDL-26S55xx (4), KDL-22S55xx/KDL-19S55xx (3)) To insert batteries into the remote Push and slide to open. • Observe the correct polarity when inserting batteries. •...
KDL-22S55xx/KDL-19S55xx Rear of TV • When you carry the TV, place your hand as illustrated and hold it securely, see page 9. Do not put stress on the LCD panel and the frame around the screen. • Be careful not to pinch your hands or the mains lead when you install the TV to the Table-Top Stand.
• Be sure to secure a machine screw and a nut. Tie the wood screw and the machine screw with a strong cord. • An optional Sony support belt kit is used to secure the TV. Contact your nearest Sony Service Centre to purchase a Coaxial kit.
6: Adjusting the viewing angle of the TV KDL-22S55xx/KDL-19S55xx only This TV can be adjusted within the angle shown below. Adjust the angle back and forth (tilt) 3° 8° Right view Front 7: Selecting the language, country/region and location DIGITAL ANALOG SCENE AUDIO...
8: Auto-tuning the TV Before you start auto-tuning the TV, insert a pre-recorded tape into the VCR connected to the TV (page 5) and start play back. The video channel will be located and stored on the TV during auto-tuning. If no VCR is connected to the TV, skip this step.
• Never cover the ventilation holes or insert anything in the cabinet. • Leave space around the TV set as shown below. • It is strongly recommended that you use a Sony wall- mount bracket in order to provide adequate air- circulation.
Handle the mains lead and socket as follows in order to avoid any risk of fire, electrical shock or damage and/or injuries: – Use only mains leads supplied by Sony, not other suppliers. – Insert the plug fully into the mains socket.
Precautions Viewing the TV • View the TV in moderate light, as viewing the TV in poor light or during long period of time, strains your eyes. • When using headphones, adjust the volume so as to avoid excessive levels, as hearing damage may result. LCD Screen •...
Overview of the remote DIGITAL ANALOG SCENE AUDIO GUIDE RETURN TOOLS MENU PROG 1 "/1 – TV standby Turns the TV on and off from standby mode. 2 AUDIO Press to change the dual sound mode (page 25). 3 SCENE – Scene Select (page 15) 4 Coloured buttons (page 15, 17) –...
Overview of the TV buttons and indicators PROG 1 1 – Power Turns the TV on or off. • To disconnect the TV completely, pull the plug from the mains. • When you turn on the TV, the power indicator lights in green.
Watching TV Watching TV DIGITAL ANALOG SCENE AUDIO GUIDE RETURN TOOLS MENU PROG Press 1 on the side of the TV to turn on the TV. When the TV is in standby mode (the 1 (standby) indicator on the TV front panel is red), press "/1 on the remote to turn on the TV.
To access Text Press /. Each time you press /, the display changes cyclically as follows: Text t Text over the TV picture (mix mode) t No Text (exit the Text service) To select a page, press the number buttons or To reveal hidden information, press •...
Using the Digital Electronic Programme Guide (EPG) Fri 3 Nov 15:39 Today 15:30 16:00 BBC ONE BBC TWO ITV 1 Channel 4 five ITV 2 BBC THREE Teletext BBC FOUR Sky Travel UKTV History More 4 Previous Next Select: Tune: Options: Digital Electronic Programme Guide (EPG) * This function may not be available in some countries/regions.
Using the Digital Favourite list Favourite Set-up Enter Programme number Favourites 1 SETenVEO Tienda en VEO 3/24 NET TV K3/300 CUATRO TVE1 CNN+ TVE2 40 LATINO 24H TVE la Sexta CLAN TVE Telecinco TELEDEPORTE T5 Estrellas T5 Sport Previous Next Favourites 2 Clear List Back:...
Using Optional Equipment Connecting optional equipment You can connect a wide range of optional equipment to your TV. Connecting cables are not supplied. KDL-32S55xx/KDL-26S55xx DVD player with component output Video game equipment DVD player Decoder DVD recorder Decoder COMPONENT PC IN DVD player PC (HDMI output) Blu-ray disc player...
KDL-22S55xx/KDL-19S55xx DVD player with component output Video game equipment DVD player Decoder DVD recorder Decoder COMPONENT PC IN DVD player PC (HDMI output) Blu-ray disc player Digital video camera Hi-Fi audio equipment CAM card Digital video camera/Digital camera/USB storage PC/Digital video camera Video game equipment/...
AV3 L socket. • Be sure to use only an authorised HDMI cable bearing the HDMI logo. We recommend that you use a Sony HDMI cable. • When HDMI control compatible equipment is connected, communication with the connected equipment is supported.
– Do not remove the USB device. The data on the USB device may be damaged. • Sony will not be held liable for any damage to, or loss of, data on the recording media due to a malfunction of any connected devices or the TV.
HDMI CEC (Consumer Electronics Control). For example, by connecting Sony equipment that is compatible with control for HDMI (with HDMI cables), you can control them together. Be sure to connect the equipment correctly, and make the necessary settings.
Using MENU Functions Navigating through menus “MENU” allows you to enjoy various convenient features of this TV. You can easily select channels or inputs sources and change the settings for your TV. DIGITAL ANALOG SCENE AUDIO GUIDE RETURN TOOLS MENU Press MENU.
Settings Picture Adjustment Picture Mode Selects the picture mode except for PC input source. “Vivid”: For enhanced picture contrast and sharpness. “Standard”: For standard picture. Recommended for home entertainment. “Cinema”: For viewing film-based content. Most suitable for viewing in a theatre- like environment.
Reset Resets all “Picture Adjustment” settings except “Picture Mode” and “Display Mode” (only in PC mode) to the factory settings. • “Brightness”, “Colour”, “Hue” and “Sharpness” are not available when “Picture Mode” is set to “Vivid” or when “Display Mode” is set to “Text”. Sound Adjustment Sound Effect Selects the sound mode.
Power Saving Selects the power saving mode to reduce the power consumption of the TV. “Standard”: Default settings. “Reduce”: Reduces the power consumption of the TV. “Picture Off”: Switches off the picture. You can listen to the sound with the picture off.
Set-up Auto Start-up Starts the initial set-up to select the language, country/region and location, and tune in all available digital and analogue channels. Usually, you do not need to do this operation because the language and country/region will have been selected and channels already tuned when the TV was first installed (page 8).
Sound Offset Sets an independent volume level to each equipment connected to the TV. Manual Programme Changes the available analogue channel setting. Press F/f to select the programme number you want to modify. Then, press Preset (Only in analogue System mode) Presets programme channels manually.
Digital Set-up Digital Tuning Digital Auto Tuning Tunes in the available digital channels. This option allows you to retune the TV after moving house, or to search for new channels that have been launched by broadcasters. Press Programme List Edit Removes any unwanted digital channels stored on the TV, and changes the order of the digital channels stored on the TV.
“System Update”: Enables the TV to automatically receive software updates, free through your existing aerial (when issued). Sony recommends that this option is set to “On” at all times. If you do not want your software to be updated, set this option to “Off”.
Sufficient expertise is required for installing this product, especially to determine the strength of the wall for withstanding the TV’s weight. Be sure to entrust the attachment of this product to the wall to Sony dealers or licensed contractors and pay adequate attention to safety during the installation. Sony is not liable for any damage or injury caused by mishandling or improper installation.
TV installation dimensions table KDL-32S55xx Screen centre point KDL-26S55xx/KDL-22S55xx Screen centre point KDL-19S55xx Screen centre point Model Name KDL-32S55xx KDL-26S55xx KDL-22S55xx KDL-19S55xx Figures in the above table may differ slightly depending on the installation. Screen centre Display dimensions dimension 80.7 50.8 17.2 67.9...
WARNING The wall that the TV will be installed on should be capable of supporting a weight of at least four times that of the TV. Refer to “Specifications” (page 34) for its weight. Screw and Hook locations diagram/table KDL-32S55xx Model Name KDL-32S55xx * Hook position “a”...
Specifications Model name System Panel System TV System Colour/Video System Channel Coverage Sound Output Input/Output jacks Aerial AV1* AV2* COMPONENT IN COMPONENT IN HDMI IN 1, 2, 3* PC IN Power and others Power Requirements Screen Size Display Resolution Power Consumption Standby Power Consumption* Dimensions (with stand)
PC Input Signal Reference Chart for PC IN Signals Horizontal (Pixel) Vertical (Line) SVGA 1024 WXGA 1280 WXGA 1280 WXGA 1360 • This TV’s PC input does not support Sync on Green or Composite Sync. • This TV’s PC input does not support interlaced signals. •...
The self-diagnosis function is activated. Press 1 on the side of the TV to turn it off, disconnect the mains lead, and inform your dealer or Sony service centre. When it is not flashing Check the items in the tables below.
Press “MENU” on the remote. Press to select “Settings”, then press Press to select “Set-up”, then press Press to select “Digital Set-up”, then press Press to select “Digital Tuning” and then press Press to select “Digital Auto Tuning” and then press Press to start “Digital Auto Tuning”.
Instructions on “Installing the Wall-Mount Bracket” are not supplied in the form of a separate leaflet with this TV. These installation instructions are included within this TV’s instructions manual. For useful information about Sony products Printed in Hungary...