Introducing the TV
Thank you for purchasing this Sony's LCD projection TV. This manual is for
models KF-42E200A and KF-50E200A (Canada model only).
Along with your new TV, the packing box contains a remote control and two
AA (R6) batteries. See page 74 for the complete list of packaging contents.
Some of the features that you will enjoy with your new TV include:
WEGA Engine: Delivers superb picture quality from any video source
by minimizing the signal deterioration caused by digital-to-analog
conversion and stabilizing the signal processing. This engine features
unique Sony technology, including:
(Digital Reality Creation)-MF V1: Unlike conventional
line doublers, the DRC Multifunction feature replaces the signal's
NTSC waveform with the near-HD equivalent by digital mapping
processing. The DRC Palette option lets you customize the level of
detail (Reality) and smoothness (Clarity).
Advanced Iris: Automatically detects the brightness of the screen. By
adjusting the iris shutter, this feature can provide you with the best
contrast and brightness from one scene to the next for your TV viewing.
MENU: Sony's unique user interface provides easy access to useful TV
functions such as external inputs (switch among connected
equipments), favorite channels (create a list of your favorite channels),
watch TV or to customize your TV settings.
Wide Screen Mode: Allows you to watch 4:3 normal broadcasts in
wide screen mode (16:9 aspect ratio).
: Using the reverse 3-2 pull down technology, the
CineMotion feature provides smoother picture movement when playing
back movies or other video sources on film.
Parental Control: V-Chip technology allows parents to block
unsuitable programming from younger viewers.
HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) Inputs: Provide an
uncompressed, all-digital audio/video interface between this TV and
any HDMI-equipped audio/video component, such as a set-top box,
player, DVD player, and A/V receiver. Your personal
computer can be connected to this TV with HDMI Input (see page 30).
HDMI supports enhanced, or high-definition video.
Component Video Inputs: Offers a high-quality video for DVD (480p,
480i) and digital set-top box (1080i, 720p, 480p, 480i) connections.
S VIDEO Inputs: Provides a high-quality image from connected
Favorite Channels: Allows you to navigate a list of up to 16 favorite
channels without leaving the current channel.
: Equalizes volume levels so there is consistent output
between programs and commercials.