Connecting an HDMI® or DVI Device to the HDMI Input
The HDMI input on your television receives digital audio and
uncompressed digital video from an HDMI source device
or uncompressed digital video from a DVI (Digital Visual
Interface) source device.
This input is designed to accept HDCP (High-Bandwidth
Digital-Content Protection) programme material in digital
form from EIA/CEA-861-D–compliant  consumer electronic
devices (such as a set-top box or DVD player with HDMI or
• Some early HDMI equipment may not work properly with
your latest HDMI TV.
• Supported Audio format: Linear PCM, sampling rate
To Connect an HDMI Device
Connect an HDMI cable (type A connector) to the HDMI ter-
minal. For proper operation, it is recommended that you use
an HDMI cable with the HDMI Logo (
• If your HDMI connection is capable of 1080p and/or your
television is capable of refresh rates greater than 50Hz,
you will need a Category 2 cable. Conventional HDMI/DVI
cable may not work properly with this mode.
• HDMI cable transfers both video and audio. Separate analo-
gue audio cables are not required (see illustration).
• To view the HDMI device video, press the SOURCE button
to select HDMI 1, HDMI 2, HDMI 3 or HDMI 4.
To Connect a DVI Device
Connect an HDMI-to-DVI adaptor cable (HDMI type A con-
nector) to the HDMI terminal and audio cables to the PC/Side
AV/YPbPr sockets (see illustration).
• The recommended HDMI-to-DVI adaptor cable length is
6.6 ft (2m).
• An HDMI-to-DVI adaptor cable transfers video only. Separate
analogue audio cables are required.
To ensure that the HDMI or DVI device is reset properly, it is
recommended that you follow these procedures:
• When turning on your electronic components, turn on the
television ﬁ rst, and then the HDMI or DVI device.
• When turning off your electronic components, turn off the
HDMI or DVI device ﬁ rst, and then the television.
With either an RGB/PC or an HDMI connection, you can watch
your computer's display on the television and hear the sound
from the television's speakers.
When connecting a PC to the RGB/PC terminal on thetele-
vision, use an analogue RGB (15-pin) computer cable anda
PC audio cable for the AUDIO socket.
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