Connecting to the HDMI Terminal
You can enjoy high quality digital picture and sound through the HDMI terminal.
See page 37 for information on the output of next generation audio formats.
When you use AQUOS LINK, make sure to use a certified HDMI cable.
Be sure to turn off this Player and the equipment before making any connections.
Firmly connect an HDMI cable (commercially available) to the HDMI terminals (1 and 2).
When using an HDMI output, 7.1 ch
Digital Output is available.
Video signal outputs:
1080p 50/60Hz 576p 50Hz
1080i 50/60Hz 480p 60Hz
1080p: 1080 progressive scan
1080i: 1080 interlace scan
To HDMI OUT terminal
To HDMI input terminal
Equipment with an HDMI terminal
Load a disc and start playback. (Pages 24-27)
If desired, connect audio equipment. (Pages 18-19)
Refer to AQUOS LINK function. (Pages 23 and 36)
HDMI output and Component Video
output can not be used at the same time.
Audio transmitted in DTS-HD High
Resolution Audio and DTS-HD Master
Audio formats is output from the HDMI
terminal as BITSTREAM. Connect an
amplifier with a built-in decoder to enjoy
the fine sound quality.
Switching the video output between
HDMI and Component video
When you connect both an HDMI cable and a component
cable to this player, you can switch the outputs using the
remote control. (The video signal is not output over both
terminals at the same time.)
Turn on the power.
Press and hold HDMI button for 5 seconds to
switch between "HDMI Out" and "Component
While you are holding the button, the current output setting
will be shown with the display blinking, and then the
switched output setting will be displayed on the front panel
" (HDMI Out) or "
displayed alternately on the front panel display.
When you connect the player to a SHARP TV with an HDMI cable
only and the TV is turned on, the video output switches to HDMI
automatically. (The above setting is unnecessary.)
When you connect the player to a TV with an HDMI cable, HDMI
VIDEO OUT is set to "AUTO". If you don't get a stable image,
select the desired resolution*.
When you set HDMI VIDEO OUT to a setting other than "AUTO",
you can only select resolutions* that are compatible with the
Refer to "HDMI VIDEO OUT" on page 35 regarding the resolutions
of the HDMI video output.
Even when there is no cable connected to the Component video out,
switching the output to CP-oP (Component video out) is still possible.
When CP-oP is selected, there will be no signal from the HDMI out.
" (Component Video Out) is