Disposal of waste batteries
(applicable in the European
Union and other European
countries with separate
This symbol on the battery or on the packaging
indicates that the battery provided with this product
shall not be treated as household waste.
On certain batteries this symbol might be used in
combination with a chemical symbol. The chemical
symbols for mercury (Hg) or lead (Pb) are added if
the battery contains more than 0.0005% mercury or
By ensuring these batteries are disposed of correctly,
you will help prevent potentially negative
consequences for the environment and human health
which could otherwise be caused by inappropriate
waste handling of the battery. The recycling of the
materials will help to conserve natural resources.
In case of products that for safety, performance or
data integrity reasons require a permanent
connection with an incorporated battery, this battery
should be replaced by qualified service staff only.
To ensure that the battery will be treated properly,
hand over the product at end-of-life to the applicable
collection point for the recycling of electrical and
For all other batteries, please view the section on
how to remove the battery from the product safely.
Hand the battery over to the applicable collection
point for the recycling of waste batteries.
For more detailed information about recycling of
this product or battery, please contact your local
Civic Office, your household waste disposal service
or the shop where you purchased the product.
Notice for customers: The following
information is only applicable to
equipment sold in countries applying
The manufacturer of this product is Sony
Corporation, 1-7-1 Konan Minato-ku Tokyo,
108-0075 Japan. The Authorized Representative for
EMC and product safety is Sony Deutschland
GmbH, Hedelfinger Strasse 61, 70327 Stuttgart,
Germany. For any service or guarantee matters
please refer to the addresses given in separate
service or guarantee documents.
About This Manual
• The instructions in this manual are for models
STR-DH720 and STR-DH720HP. The model
number is located at the lower right front panel of
the receiver. The illustrations used in this manual
are of the USA model and they may be different
from your model. Any differences in operation are
marked in the manual as "Europe model only".
• The instructions in this manual describe the
operation of the receiver with the supplied remote
control. You can also use the control buttons on
the receiver if they have the same or similar names
as those on the remote control.
This receiver incorporates Dolby* Digital and Pro
Logic Surround and the DTS** Digital Surround
* Manufactured under license from Dolby
Laboratories. Dolby, Pro Logic, and the
double-D symbol are trademarks of Dolby
** Manufactured under license under U.S. Patent
#'s: 5,451,942; 5,956,674; 5,974,380; 5,978,762;
6,226,616; 6,487,535; 7,212,872; 7,333,929;
7,392,195; 7,272,567 & other U.S. and
worldwide patents issued & pending. DTS and
the Symbol are registered trademarks, &
DTS-HD, DTS-HD Master Audio, and the DTS
logos are trademarks of DTS, Inc. Product
includes software. © DTS, Inc. All Rights
This receiver incorporates High-Definition
Multimedia Interface (HDMI
HDMI, the HDMI Logo, and High-Definition
Multimedia Interface are trademarks or registered
trademarks of HDMI Licensing LLC in the United
States and other countries.
"x.v.Color (x.v.Colour)" and "x.v.Color
(x.v.Colour)" logo are trademarks of Sony
"BRAVIA" is a trademark of Sony Corporation.
"PlayStation" is a registered trademark of Sony
Computer Entertainment Inc.