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Sony KDL-46HX820 Setup Guide (Operating Instructions) Setup Manual

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Setup Guide
KDL-60NX720 / 55HX820 / 55NX720 / 46HX820 / 46NX720
XBR-65HX929 / 55HX929 / 46HX929
(Operating Instructions)
Getting Started
Using Your BRAVIA TV
Network Setup
Additional Information
Sony Customer Support
United States
Please Do Not Return
the Product to the Store


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  • Page 1 KDL-60NX720 / 55HX820 / 55NX720 / 46HX820 / 46NX720 XBR-65HX929 / 55HX929 / 46HX929 4-270-401-13(1) Getting Started Using Your BRAVIA TV Network Setup Additional Information Sony Customer Support U.S.A.: Canada: United States Canada 1.800.222.SONY 1.877.899.SONY Please Do Not Return...
  • Page 2 “BRAVIA” and , S-Force, Motionflow, BRAVIA Sync, and trademarks or registered marks of Sony Corporation. “PlayStation” is a registered trademark and “PS3” is a trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. ® DLNA , the DLNA Logo and DLNA ® CERTIFIED...
  • Page 3 Your BRAVIA TV is ENERGY STAR ® qualified in the “Home” mode. It meets strict energy efficiency guidelines set by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Energy. ENERGY STAR is a joint program of these government agencies, designed to promote energy efficient products and practices.
  • Page 4 ® The BRAVIA Full HDTV Experience Thank you for choosing Sony! Your new ® BRAVIA TV opens the door to the “Full HDTV Experience.” This document will help you get the most out of your TV. Please take a moment to register your TV at: U.S.A.:
  • Page 6: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents Getting Started Checking the accessories ... 8 Inserting batteries into the remote control... 8 Before setting up your TV ... 9 1: Attaching the Table-Top Stand (except XBR-65HX929)... 10 2: Adjusting the viewing angle of the TV ... 11 3: Connecting the TV ...
  • Page 7: Parts Description

    After setting up your BRAVIA TV and learning basic operations with this manual, see the built-in manual (i-Manual) for further explanation of the features of your TV. This TV has a built-in manual (i-Manual). To access the i-Manual, press i-MANUAL on the remote control, and select an item.
  • Page 8: Getting Started

    Getting Started Checking the accessories Remote control (1) Size AAA batteries (2) Table-Top Stand (1) (except XBR-65HX929) Fixing screws for Table-Top Stand (M5 × 16) (3) (except XBR-65HX929/KDL-60NX720) Assembling screws for Table-Top Stand (M6 × 14) (4) (except XBR-65HX929) Hexagon wrench (1) (except XBR-65HX929) Video/Component Adapter (1) (except XBR-65HX929)
  • Page 9: Before Setting Up Your Tv

    • If you are having problems with the remote control, reinsert or replace your batteries and make sure that they are correctly inserted. Before setting up your TV Some TV models are packaged with a detached Table-Top Stand so you can mount your TV to a wall right away.
  • Page 10: 1: Attaching The Table-Top Stand (Except Xbr-65Hx929)

    1: Attaching the Table-Top Stand (except XBR-65HX929) Refer to the supplied Table-Top Stand instruction leaflet for proper attachment. • Do not put stress on the LCD panel or the frame around the screen. • Be careful to not pinch your hands or the AC power cord when you install the TV unit to the Table-Top Stand.
  • Page 11: 2: Adjusting The Viewing Angle Of The Tv

    Detaching the Table-Top Stand from the TV To detach the Table-Top Stand from the TV, remove the screws fixed in step 2. For KDL-60NX720, be sure to remove the screws for detaching the head when the Table-Top Stand is not attached to the TV. For XBR-65HX929, be sure to remove the screws at the head of the Table-Top...
  • Page 12: 3: Connecting The Tv

    3: Connecting the TV • Use an antenna cable connector no greater than 14 mm thick. • Use an HDMI cable connector within 12 mm (thickness) × 21 mm (width). Shown with a Set Top Box with HDMI connection B XBR-65HX929 Set Top Box B Except XBR-65HX929 Set Top Box...
  • Page 13 Shown with a Set Top Box with COMPONENT connection B XBR-65HX929 Set Top Box B Except XBR-65HX929 Video/Component Adapter (supplied) Set Top Box (Continued)
  • Page 14 Cable System or VHF/UHF Antenna System B XBR-65HX929 Shown with HD BRAVIA B XBR-65HX929 *Rear of TV B Except XBR-65HX929 Cable or Antenna ® Sync™ Basic Connection **Optical Connection HD Cable Box or HD Satellite Receiver (Dish) Cable/ Antenna Cable or Antenna *A/V Receiver *Blu-ray Disc...
  • Page 15 B Except XBR-65HX929 *Rear of TV (Dish) Cable/ Antenna * Signifies a BRAVIA Sync capable device. ** The optical connection is only needed for A/V receivers that do not support ARC (Audio Return Channel). • For HX929 model series, when Control4 is set to On, control by BRAVIA Sync will be disabled.
  • Page 16 Shown with HD Basic Connection with Home Theater System B XBR-65HX929 Rear of TV Cable/ Antenna B Except XBR-65HX929 Rear of TV Cable/ Antenna Video/Component Adapter * The optical connection is only needed for A/V receivers that do not support ARC (Audio Return Channel).
  • Page 17 Shown with PC Connection with SD VCR/DVD B XBR-65HX929 Rear of TV Splitter Cable/Antenna B Except XBR-65HX929 Rear of TV Video/Component Adapter Splitter Cable/Antenna Notebook PC VCR/DVD Combo Notebook PC VCR/DVD Combo Side Panel Side Panel...
  • Page 18: 4: Securing The Tv

    4: Securing the TV Sony strongly recommends taking measures to prevent the TV from toppling over. Unsecured TVs may topple and result in property damage, serious bodily injury or even death. Preventing the TV from Toppling • Secure the TV to a wall and/or stand.
  • Page 19 An alternative way to secure the TV is with an optional Sony Support Belt Kit. The Sony Support Belt Kit is available as an optional accessory, depending on your TV model. Screw hole on the Table-Top Stand The length of the M6/M4 machine screw differs depending on the rope or chain diameter.
  • Page 20: 5: Bundling The Cables

    5: Bundling the cables • Before bundling the cables, remove the cable holder from the AC cover (see step 1 and 2). Reuse the cable holder (see step 3) to bundle the other cables (see step 4). • Do not bundle the AC power cord together with other cables.
  • Page 21: Using A Wall-Mount Bracket

    For product protection and safety reasons, Sony strongly recommends that you use the Wall-Mount Bracket designed for your TV and the installation should be performed by a Sony dealer or licensed contractor. • Refer to “Compatible optional accessories information” (page 39).
  • Page 22: Installing The Tv Against A Wall Or Enclosed Area

    Installing the TV Against a Wall or Enclosed Area Make sure that your TV has adequate ventilation. Allow enough space around the TV as shown in the illustration. Installed with stand inches (30 cm) 4 inches 4 inches (10 cm) (10 cm) Leave at least this much space around the set.
  • Page 24: Using Your Bravia Tv

    Using Your BRAVIA TV Watching the TV GUIDE Turn on the TV. 1 Check the ENERGY SAVING switch is set to on (z). 2 Press 1 (power) on the TV or I/1* on the remote control to turn on the TV.
  • Page 25 Parts and controls of the remote control Use the supplied remote control to control your TV. Basic remote control operations are explained here. For details on all of the remote control functions, press i-MANUAL and see the built-in manual (i-Manual) (page 28). Rear of Remote Control 1 :/1 Press to turn the TV on and off from standby...
  • Page 26: Selecting Various Functions And Settings (Home Menu)

    Selecting various functions and settings (Home Menu) You can select the features of your TV from the Home menu. See page 27 for the Home menu map. 1, 3 Press HOME. Press F/f/G/g/ To select items in the Home menu (e.g., selecting “Settings”) 1 Press G/g to select Settings.
  • Page 27 Home menu map After pressing HOME on the remote control, following icons are displayed as categories. The categories are available depending on your TV model, region, country and broadcasting conditions. Media Inputs Favorites/History Settings Widgets Applications Qriocity Internet Content Recommendations You can select a list of TV channels, or a program guide.
  • Page 28: Displaying Operating Instructions (I-Manual)

    Displaying Operating Instructions (i-Manual) Operating instructions are built into your BRAVIA TV and can be displayed on the screen. To learn more about your TV features, access your i-Manual with the touch of a button. Press i-MANUAL. Press F/f/G/g/ select items. To select items in the i-Manual 1 Press F/f to select an item.
  • Page 29 Description of the i-Manual screen To use the bookmark The i-Manual has a bookmark function. Pages can be bookmarked with the color buttons, according to the instructions at the bottom of the screen. To access your registered bookmarks, go to the top page of the i-Manual and select Bookmarks. To memorize the last displayed page i-Manual memorizes the last displayed page.
  • Page 30: Programming The Remote Control (For Rm-Yd057 And Rm-Yd067 Remote Control Users)

    1 Look for the code in the Manufacturer’s Code List (refer to i-Manual) that corresponds to the equipment you would like to operate with the Sony remote control. If more than one code is provided, try programming the first code listed. If your equipment’s code is not listed, visit...
  • Page 31: Network Setup

    Network Setup When you connect this TV to the Internet, you can enjoy multiple functions: displaying a photograph that shows its location on the map, enjoying Internet video, etc. For details on the functions, refer to the i-Manual. • You will need to contract with an Internet service provider to connect to the Internet.
  • Page 32: Preparing A Wireless Lan

    Preparing a wireless LAN The built-in wireless LAN device allows you to access the Internet and your home network. With this feature, you can connect to a wireless LAN and enjoy the benefits of networking in a cable-free environment. Before setting up the wireless LAN function of the TV, be sure to set up a wireless LAN router.
  • Page 33 Type 1: Secured network with Wi-Fi Protected Setup (WPS) The WPS standard makes security of a wireless home network as straightforward as pressing the WPS button on the wireless LAN router. Before setting up a wireless LAN, check the location of the WPS button on the router and verify how to use it.
  • Page 34: If You Cannot Connect To The Internet

    Type 4: Wired network setup Enter the respective alphanumeric values for your router if necessary. The items that need to be set (e.g. IP Address, Subnet Mask, DHCP) may differ depending on the Internet service provider or router. For details, refer to the instruction manuals provided by your Internet service provider, or those supplied with the router.
  • Page 35: Additional Information

    When the 1 (standby) indicator is flashing, count how many times it flashes (interval time is three seconds). Press 1 (power) on the TV to turn it off, disconnect the AC power cord, and contact Sony Customer Support (information provided on the front cover) with how many times the indicator flashes.
  • Page 36: How To Care For Your Bravia

    Condition The remote control does not function. The TV and its surrounding become warm. The Parental Lock password has been forgotten. How to Care for Your BRAVIA Safety is very important. Please read and follow the safety documentation (Safety Booklet) separately provided.
  • Page 37: Specifications

    Specifications System Television system NTSC: American TV standard ATSC (8VSB terrestrial): ATSC compliant 8VSB QAM on cable: ANSI/SCTE 07 2000 (Does not include CableCARD functionality) Channel coverage Analog terrestrial: 2 - 69 / Digital terrestrial: 2 - 69 Analog Cable: 1 - 135 / Digital Cable: 1 - 135 Panel system LCD (Liquid Crystal Display) Panel Speaker output...
  • Page 38 Model name KDL-/XBR- Mass with stand (kg)/(lb.) without stand (kg)/(lb.) Supplied accessories Optional accessories Operating temperature Model name KDL-/XBR- Power and others Power requirement Power consumption in use in DAM* in standby Screen size (inches measured diagonally) Display resolution Speaker Full range (mm) (inches)
  • Page 39 Some of these TV stand models may not be available in your area. To Customers Sufficient expertise is required for TV installations. Be sure to subcontract the installation to a Sony dealer or licensed contractor and pay adequate attention to safety during the installation. 46HX929...
  • Page 40 Online Registration: Software Updates: © 2011 Sony Corporation Printed in U.S.A. For Your Convenience Be sure to register your TV. United States Canada Your TV is capable of receiving software updates. For the latest information about software updates for your TV, visit: United States