slot: Provides cable subscribers with access to digitally
encrypted cable channels — without the need for a set-top box — that
will enable you to receive not only standard definition but also high
definition television. The CableCARD, which is provided by your cable
TV company, is inserted into the TV's rear panel CableCARD slot.
After the service is activated with your cable TV company, the card
replaces the need for a separate set-top box. (Check with your cable TV
company about CableCARD service details, limitations, pricing, and
availability. For more information about CableCARD in this manual,
see page 52.)
Component Video Inputs: Offers the best video quality for DVD
(480p, 480i) and digital set-top box (1080i, 720p, 480p, 480i)
S VIDEO Inputs: Provides a high-quality image from connected
Favorite Channel Preview: Allows you to preview up to sixteen
favorite channels without leaving the current channel.
Wide Screen Mode: Allows you to watch 4:3 normal broadcasts in
wide screen mode (16:9 aspect ratio).
: Equalizes volume levels so there is consistent output
between programs and commercials.
HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface): Provides an
uncompressed, all-digital audio/video interface between this TV and
any HDMI-equipped audio/video component, such as a set top box,
DVD player, and A/V receiver. HDMI supports enhanced, or high-
definition video, plus multi-channel digital audio.
Introducing the Sony LCD Projection TV