Using Other Features
Using "BRAVIA" Sync
What is "BRAVIA" Sync?
"BRAVIA" Sync is compatible with a Sony
TV, Blu-ray Disc/DVD player, AV amplifier,
etc., that is equipped with the Control for
By connecting Sony components that are
compatible with the "BRAVIA" Sync with a
HDMI cable (not supplied), operation is
simplified as below:
• One-Touch Play: When you play back a
component such as a DVD/Blu-ray Disc
Player, the receiver and the TV are turned on
automatically and switch to the appropriate
• System Audio Control: While watching TV,
you can select to output the sound from the
TV speaker or the speakers connected to the
• System Power Off: When you turn off the
TV, the receiver and connected components
are also turned off simultaneously.
Control for HDMI is a mutual control function
standard used by HDMI CEC (Consumer
Electronics Control) for HDMI (High-
Definition Multimedia Interface).
The Control for HDMI function
does not work in the following
• When you connect the receiver to a
component which is not correspond with
Sony's Control for HDMI function.
• When you connect the receiver and
components using other than HDMI
We recommend that you connect the receiver
to products featuring "BRAVIA" Sync.
Depending on the connected component, the
Control for HDMI function may not work. See the
operating instructions of the component.
Preparing for the "BRAVIA"
To use the "BRAVIA" Sync, turn the Control
for HDMI function on for both the receiver
and the connected component. The receiver is
compatible with the "Control for HDMI-Easy
When your TV is compatible
with the "Control for HDMI-Easy
When you connect a Sony TV with the
"Control for HDMI-Easy Setting" function,
the Control for HDMI function of the receiver
can be turned on simultaneously by turning the
Control for HDMI function of the TV on.
Make sure that the receiver, TV, and
playback components are connected
using an HDMI cable (not supplied).
(The respective components must be
compatible with the Control for HDMI
Turn on the receiver, TV and playback
Turn the Control for HDMI function of
the TV on.
The Control for HDMI function of the
receiver and all the connected components
are simultaneously turned on. During
setup, "SCANNING" appears in the
display window of the receiver, and once
setting is completed, "COMPLETE" will
appear. Wait until the setup is complete.
For details on setup of the TV, refer to the
operating instructions of your TV.