Select to suit the type of equipment you connected to the HDMI AV OUT
Select "BITSTREAM" when the equipment can decode the bitstream
(digital form of 5.1-channel data). Otherwise, select "PCM".
(If the bitstream is output to the equipment without a decoder, high levels
of noise can be output and may damage your speakers and hearing.)
When audio is output from HDMI AV OUT terminal, and the connected
equipment does not support the item selected, the actual output will
depend on the performance of this connected equipment.
Adjusts for clarity even when the volume is low. Convenient for
late night viewing. (Only works with Dolby Digital)
Select the delay time of the speakers.
(Effective when playing 5.1-channel sound)
(Center and surround speakers only)
For optimum listening with 5.1-channel sound, all the speakers, except for
the subwoofer, should be the same distance from the seating position.
If you have to place the center or surround speakers closer to the seating
position, adjust the delay time to make up for the difference.
Circle of constant primary listening distance
If either distance a or b is less than c, find the difference in the table
and change to the recommended setting.
a Center speaker
30 cm (1 foot)
60 cm (2 feet)
90 cm (3 feet)
120 cm (4 feet)
150 cm (5 feet)
≥ C DELAY (Center Delay): 0ms, 1ms, 2ms, 3ms, 4ms, 5ms
Select the delay time for your center speaker.
≥ LS/RS DELAY (Left Surround/Right Surround Delay):
0ms, 5ms, 10ms, 15ms
Select the delay time for your surround speakers.
≥ TEST TONE: SETTING
Use the test tone for speaker level adjustments (
the speaker output level manually).
Choose the language for the on-screen messages.
When using the HDMI AV OUT terminal for video output. The
resolution of the video output from the HDMI AV OUT terminal is
optimized according to the capability of the connected
equipment (e.g. TV).
≥ OFF: When not using the HDMI AV OUT terminal for video output.
Video output will not depend on the connected equipment, but
on this unit.
: Actual speaker position
: Ideal speaker position
: Primary listening
Approximate room dimensions
b Surround speaker
150 cm (5 feet)
300 cm (10 feet)
450 cm (15 feet)
When audio output is from the HDMI AV OUT terminal.
(Depending on the capabilities of the connected equipment,
audio output may differ from the audio settings of the main unit.)
≥ OFF: When audio output is not from the HDMI AV OUT terminal. (The
audio is output using the settings of the main unit.)
This works only when "COLOR SPACE" in Menu 4 (HDMI) is set to RGB
When the black and white images are not distinct.
The VIERA Link "HDAVI Control" function is available (
POWER OFF LINK
Select the desired power off link setting of this unit for VIERA Link
24). (This works depending on the settings of the connected
VIERA Link "HDAVI Control" compatible equipment.)
≥ VIDEO/AUDIO: When the TV is turned off, this unit will turn off
≥ VIDEO: When the TV is turned off, this unit will turn off except during the
– audio playback ([CD] [MP3] [WMA])
– iPod mode
– radio mode
– "AUX" or "D-IN" mode (non-selected TV audio setting for
Select the TV audio input to work with the VIERA Link operations (
≥ DIGITAL IN
Set the speed of the slideshow.
Factory preset: 3 SEC
≥ 1 SEC to 15 SEC (in 1-unit steps)
≥ 15 SEC to 60 SEC (in 5-unit steps)
≥ 60 SEC to 180 SEC (in 30-unit steps)
Change the brightness of the unit's display and indicator.
The display is dimmed.
(SURROUND OUTPUT indicator will turn off even if it is
The display is dimmed, but brightens when you perform some
operations. (The SURROUND OUTPUT indicator will turn on
if it is activated, when you perform some operations.)
Select to play only DVD-VR or DATA format.
≥ DVD-VR: To play the video programs on DVD-RAM or DVD-R/-RW.
To play the data files on DVD-RAM or DVD-R/-RW.
This is to prevent burn marks on the TV screen.
≥ WAIT 5 MIN:If there is no operation for 5 minutes, the picture turns gray.
The TV screen will resume when you perform some
operations. (This does not work during video playback.)
This returns all values in the MAIN menu to the default settings.
The password screen is shown if "RATINGS" (
the same password, then turn the unit off and on again.
28) is set. Please enter