JVC Black Sapphire SL42B-C User Manual

JVC Black Sapphire SL42B-C User Manual

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  • Page 2: Regulatory Statement

    Welcome to the JVC family of customers. We hope that you will have Product Registration Card on the back of the Quick Start Guide. many years of enjoyment from your new JVC Smart E-LED HDTV. To...
  • Page 4 Regulatory Statement The lightning flash with arrowhead symbol, within an The exclamation point within an equilateral equilateral triangle, is intended to alert the user to triangle is intended to alert the user to the the presence of uninsulated dangerous voltage with presence of important operating and maintenance the product’s enclosure that may be of sufficient (servicing)
  • Page 6 Regulatory Statement - Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help. CAUTION: Changes or modifications not expressly approved by the party responsible for compliance with the FCC Rules could void the user’s authority to operate this equipment. Responsible Party: AmTRAN Video Corporation Address: 9 Goddard, Irvine, CA 92618, USA Telephone No;...
  • Page 7: Important Safety Information

    Important Safety Information Read these instructions. caution when moving the cart/apparatus combination to avoid injury from Heed all warnings. tip-over. Follow all instructions. 12) Unplug this apparatus during lightning storms or when unused for long Do not use this device near water. periods of time.
  • Page 8 Important Safety Information cause an electric shock and serious personal injury. Read the owner’s 18) If an outside antenna or cable system is connected to the unit, be sure he antenna or cable system is gounded to provide some protection against manual of the other equipment carefully and follow the instructions when voltage surges and built-up static charges, Section 810 of the National making any connections.
  • Page 9 Important Safety Information CHILD SAFETY: It Makes A Difference How and Where You Use The TV Congratulations on your purchase! As you enjoy your new product, please keep these safety tips in mind. THE ISSUE: The home theater entertainment experience is a growing trend and larger TVs are popular purchases. However, TVs are not always supported on the proper stands or installed according to the manufacturer’s recommendations.
  • Page 10 Important Safety Information  Moisture will form in the operating section of the unit of the unit is If the liquid gets in your mouth, immediately gargle and consult with your doctor. Also, if the liquid gets in your eyes or touches brought from cool surrounding into a warm room or if the temperature your skin, consult with your doctor after rinsing for at least 15 of the room rises suddenly.
  • Page 11 Important Safety Information  Television Antenna Connection Protection Special formats that do not use the entire screen. For example: viewing letterbox style (16:9) media on a normal (4:3) display External Television Antenna Grounding (black bars at top and bottom of screen); or viewing normal style (4:3) media on a widescreen (16:9) display (black bars on left and If an outside antenna/satellite dish or cable system is to be connected right sides of screen).
  • Page 12: Power Lines

    Important Safety Information For added protection of the TV during a lightning storm or when it is left unattended or unused for long periods of time, unplug the TV from the wall outlet and disconnect the antenna or cable system. Power Lines Do not located the antenna near overhead light or power circuits, or where it could fall into such power lines or circuits.
  • Page 13: Dtv Transition Advisory

    Important Safety Information DTV Transition Advisory For more information about the DTV transition, visit www.dtv.gov. FCC Consumer Center As of June 12, 2009, all U.S. television stations have switched to digital Email: dtcinfo@fcc.gov broadcasting. As a result, owners of analog television sets must Phone: 1-888-CALLFCC (1-888-225-5322) connect a digital-to-analog converter box to the television set or Fax: 1-866-418-0232;...
  • Page 14: Package Contents

    Setting Up The TV Package Contents Attaching the Stand Your JVC Black Sapphire HDTV is shipped with the items shown below: Keep the protective bag on TV and place them on a flat surface. Attach stand to TV. Fasten the four screws provided.
  • Page 15: Removing The Stand

    TV. JVC will not be held A minimum of two people should be used when moving responsible for any damage to the product or injury to TV, and when installing TV onto a wall mount.
  • Page 16 Setting Up The TV Turn off your TV and disconnect all cables. Carefully place the TV face down on a flat, clean, and padded surface. If available, put TV cover or protective sheet onto the TV before laying the TV down on flat surface.
  • Page 17 Setting Up The TV Install Batteries Into Remote Control To open the battery compartment, Battery Precautions: press down on top end of cover and then slide cover down. Be sure to follow the correct polarity. Incorrect installation may cause battery leakage or damage to the remote control.
  • Page 18 TV Placement For Best 3D Experience Best 3D Viewing Effect TV placed on TV stand and aligned to audiences’ eye level  View the TV head-on, and place TV around 7 to 10 feet away from the audience. The best viewing distance is about 9 feet from the screen.
  • Page 19: Side View

    Parts and Functions - TV Side View Power Button MENU Button Button Button VOL+ Button VOL- Button INPUT Button USB Port HDMI -3 Port Audio Out (headphone) Optical Audio Out...
  • Page 20 Parts and Functions - TV Rear View HDMI-1 (ARC) and HDMI-2 ports Ethernet port Component / Video Input Jack Component / Video / Music Port Audio Input Jack TV Antenna / Cable Input Jack...
  • Page 21: Remote Control

    Parts and Functions - Remote Remote Control SLEEP button: When pressed, displays Sleep Timer menu on TV screen. MULTIMEDIA button: When pressed, displays contents in the USB drive connected to TV FAV.CH button: When pressed, displays your favorite channels list. INPUT button: When pressed, displays Input Source menu on TV screen.
  • Page 22 Parts and Functions - Remote INFO button: When pressed, displays Info bar at top of TV screen. OK button: Launches a menu, selects a menu option, and selects on-screen keypad characters. BACK button: Returns User to previous TV screen. ICE (Internet Connected Experience) Apps button: When pressed, displays I.C.E. application icons on TV screen.
  • Page 23 Parts and Functions - Remote LAST button: When pressed, switches back to last channel (dash) button: Serves as dash or decimal point for broadcast channels Number keypad (0-9): When input source is TV, changes channel. Can be used when entering numeric values in application log in fields. CH (Channel) button: When input source is TV, increases and decreases channel number.
  • Page 24 Parts and Functions - Remote Direction buttons: Navigate the menu, select options, or adjust settings value. MENU button: When pressed, displays TV SETTING menu. 3D button: While viewing 3D contents, press it for 3D/2D control options Note: 3D functionality is applicable to 3D TV models only. WIDE button: When pressed, displays Screen Mode selections on TV screen.
  • Page 25 Parts and Functions - Remote Direction buttons: Navigate the menu, select options, or adjust settings value. OK button: Launches a menu, selects a menu option, and selects on-screen keypad characters. QWERTY Keypad: Enter log in information such as your Username and Password or fill in I.C.E.
  • Page 26 Making A/V Connections...
  • Page 27 Making A/V Connections...
  • Page 28: Connecting To The Internet

    Connecting To The Internet The TV comes equipped with several pre-loaded Internet applications via a built-in functionality called I.C.E. , or Internet Connected Experience. To access the pre-loaded I.C.E. applications, the TV must be connected to the home network. This can be accomplished in two ways: ...
  • Page 29 Connecting To The Internet Wireless Connection To connect your TV to your home network via a wireless connection, follow the instructions on the Network portion of the One Time Setup Wizard in the Basic Operations section, or on remote, press MENU -> choose NETWORK, then choose a wireless network and enter security...
  • Page 30: Network Settings

    One Time Setup Wizard Setup Wizard Network Settings When the TV is turned on for the first time, a one-time setup wizard is When you see Network Setting screen, plug in Ethernet cable for wired displayed to assist you in setting up your TV. connection or make sure wireless router is turned on.
  • Page 31 One Time Setup Wizard For Wireless Connection, the TV will show a list of available networks, Auto Channels Scan use remote to choose your home network, press OK and key in security Ensure Antenna or Cable TV input cable is connected to DTV / TV jack, password by using remote QWERTY keypad choose Start Scan to begin.
  • Page 32: Viewing 3D Content

    Viewing 3D Content Your TV is equipped for viewing 3D movies, games, and television Connecting Your 3D Source Device broadcasts (where available). After installing your TV at the optimum Connecting a 3D source device to your TV is very simple: distance and height for 3D viewing (refer to previous section), you can then connect your 3D device to the TV.
  • Page 33 Viewing 3D Content Start Viewing Your 3D Contents 1. Turn on the TV and 3D source device 2. Insert 3D media (game disc, Blu-ray disc, etc) 3. TV will detect and play the 3D content automatically. Put on a pair of 3D glasses and enjoy.
  • Page 34 Viewing 3D Content 3D HEALTH AND SAFETY  Should you experience discomfort while viewing 3D video images, take a 10-to-15 minute break or try viewing the video in 2D. Consult your health care provider, if necessary.  Due to vision development concerns, Do Not allow children under the age of 6 to view 3D video images. Parents should supervise children closely to prevent prolonged 3D viewing.
  • Page 35 I.C.E™ Apps & Multimedia ICE Apps and Multimedia Operations The TV equipped with I.C.E™ (Internet Connected Experience) platform which provides connectivity to popular internet content streaming services. Note: To access any of the pre-loaded ICE applications, make sure the TV is connected to the Internet.
  • Page 36 I.C.E™ Apps & Multimedia USB Multimedia control To playback multimedia content in USB flash memory, plug in your USB flash memory to the TV USB port, press MULTIMEDIA button on remote, or press ICE App button and choose multimedia icon Note: ...
  • Page 37: Changing The Channel

    TV Operation – TV Channels Changing the Channel 10~99 Press the 2 digits in order. For example: to select channel 15, press 1, 5, and then press OK. On the remote control, use the number keys to select a channel. 100~135 Press the 3 digits in order.
  • Page 38: Setting The Sleep Timer

    TV Operation – TV Channels Selecting by Channel List Setting the Sleep Timer All channels with network signal are listed on the Channel List screen. Use the Sleep timer to automatically turn off the TV after a preset You can select channels from this screen. amount of time has elapsed.
  • Page 39: Set Aspect Ratio

    TV Operation – Aspect Ratio  Press Wide button to display Screen Mode display, or Set Aspect Ratio  Press MENU, then choose Wide Normal When watching a 4:3 content, the TV displays a standard picture with black side bars. When viewing a 16:9 content, it displays a full picture.
  • Page 40 TV Operation – Aspect Ratio Zoom The entire picture is uniformly enlarged to retain its original proportion. However, some parts Notes: of the picture may be hidden.  Panoramic mode is only available on 4:3 contents.  Stretch Stretch is only available in 16:9 contents. The picture is stretched horizontally on the left and right sides.
  • Page 41: Selecting The Input Source

    TV Operation – Input Sources Selecting the Input Source Connect one end of an audio cable to TV Component Audio In jacks and the other end to the music player’s Audio Out or The TV provides various ways to select the input source: headphone jack At rear of TV Press INPUT button and select MUSIC...
  • Page 42 Advanced TV Settings – Video Menu Accessing TV Menu Picture Menu Adjust picture options such as brightness, contrast, and advanced Remote Control TV Panel picture settings. Display the Press MENU button Press MENU button menu Select a TV Press up or down to select a Press CH+ or CH- buttons to Setting TV Setting.
  • Page 43 Advanced TV Settings – Video Menu Picture Mode Selections Color: Adjust the amount of color level in the picture (0~100). Tint: Adjust the picture hue (-50~50). Select the picture mode. Sharpness: Adjust the sharpness of the edges of elements in the Standard For standard picture settings picture.
  • Page 44 Advanced TV Settings – Video Menu Adjust the red / green / blue offset settings image for greater picture details (Off / Low / Red / Green / Blue according to your preference. Medium / High). Offset Adaptive Backlight Backlight dimming based on video contents (Off / On) Reset Picture Mode: Reset the picture mode settings to factory Noise Reduction...
  • Page 45: Audio Menu

    Advanced TV Settings – Audio Menu Audio Menu Bass & Treble: Adjust the bass level to your preference (-12~12). Balance: Adjust the audio level of the L/R channels of the speakers to XinemaSound your preference (-10~10). Expansive and immersive, multi-dimensional surround Lip Sync: Adjust to match the movements and the lips of the person sound experience.
  • Page 46: Setup Menu

    Advanced TV Settings – Setup Menu Setup Menu CEC Settings: CEC allows you to control devices using your TV remote control when the CEC devices are connected via HDMI. CEC Function Enable or disable the CEC function. System Audio Control Enable or disable system audio control (ARC, Audio Return Channel on HDMI-1).
  • Page 47 Advanced TV Settings – Setup Menu Name Input The Name Input feature allows you to add a label name on an input source. 1. Press MENU, select Setup and Press OK on Input Source to select which input from the list that you want to name 2.
  • Page 48 Advanced TV Settings – Setup Menu Parental Control Parental control options: The Parental Control feature allows you to control and restrict children Enable Rating: To turn On or Off the Parental Control from viewing or hearing violent scenes by Channel Lock, TV Rating, or Movie Rating.
  • Page 49 TV is on Setup Wizard: to run the step by step Setup Wizard ICE Apps Setting: to deactivate Netflix and VUDU ICE apps Customer Support: choose to view TV System Information, User Manual, and JVC Customer Service contact information...
  • Page 50: Network Menu

    Advanced TV Settings – Network Configuration Network Menu Wireless Network List If wired network (via Ethernet cable) is not available to the TV, the TV will automatically scan and show all available wireless networks in the area. Wireless Network List icon Indicates current connected wireless network.
  • Page 51 Advanced TV Settings – Network Configuration Manual Setup Choose to manually setup Static IP information Note: Manual Setup is only for advanced users and network where the network client devices need specific setting to access the network. Test Connection Choose to test and view connection status...
  • Page 52: Closed Caption Menu

    Advanced TV Settings – Closed Caption Closed Caption Menu The Closed Caption Menu allow users to turn ON or OFF the programs closed caption. To access, press MENU, then choose Closed Caption Note: Availability of Closed Caption service is dependent on video contents. Analog Closed Caption: Select desired closed caption service for analog video contents, including analog NTSC broadcast and video via Composite inputs...
  • Page 53: Channel Setting Menu

    Advanced TV Settings – Channel Management Channel Setting Menu Channel Setting allows you to manage the channels available to TV via antenna jack. To access, press MENU, then choose Chanel TV Mode – Select between TV (broadcast) or Cable Auto Channel Scan – Select to scan all analog and digital channels Partial Channel Scan –...
  • Page 54 Advanced TV Settings – Sleep Timer Sleep Timer Setting Select a sleep timer option where the TV automatically turns off after the selected preset time (Off / 30 minutes / 60 minutes / 90 minutes / 120 minutes / 180 minutes).
  • Page 55: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting If your TV fails to work properly, check the following guidelines for possible causes and solutions. Consult with your local dealer or service outlet if problems persist. Problem Solution  No Power Make sure the power cord is plugged in. ...
  • Page 56 Troubleshooting Poor Reception on Some Channels  The channel or cable TV broadcast is experiencing problems. Tune to another channel.  Make sure that channels are set into memory  The network signal is weak. Adjust the antenna to receive a better reception ...
  • Page 57 Troubleshooting  No Internet Access (Hard Line) Check the Ethernet cable. Try unplug and plug again  Check home router or network switches, make sure they are turned on  On TV menu, choose NETWORK > MANUAL SETUP. Make sure DHCP is chosen in TYPE ...
  • Page 58 Troubleshooting  No Internet Access (Wireless) Make sure home wireless router is turned on  Make sure your wireless router is not set to hide wireless network SSID  Make sure you entered your home wireless network security key correctly ...
  • Page 59: Specifications

    Specifications Audio Specification 42” SL42B-C 47” SL47B-C Audio Technology XinemaSound 3D™, Dolby Digital Decode Size Class (Diagonal) 42” (41.9” diagonal) 47” (47” diagonal) Graphic Equalizer Resolution/Aspect 1920 x 1080 / 16:9 Speaker Output Power 20W (10Wx2) Backlit Edge LED Convenience Features Frame Rate 120Hz CrystalMotion™...
  • Page 60 Specifications Input / Output Input Antenna in CrystalMotion™ is a set of motion enhancement technologies including Motion-Estimation/ HDMI Motion-Compensation or Backlight Scanning or both Component Composite (RCA) 1 (shared with Component) Music port 1 (shared with Component Audio) Output Optical Digital Audio Out Stereo Audio Out Mechanical...
  • Page 61: Supported Resolutions

    Supported Resolutions 720 x 400 @ 70Hz 640 x 480 @ 60, 75Hz 800 x 600 @ 60, 75Hz Supported PC Timing (HDMI) 1024 x 768 @ 60, 75Hz 1280 x 1024 @ 75Hz 1920 x 1080 @ 60Hz Supported NTSC, Composite Timing 480i Supported ATSC, Components, HDMI 480i, 480p, 720p, 1080i, 1080 24p/60p...
  • Page 62: Limited Warranty

    AmTRAN Video Corporation (hereinafter known as “Warrantor”) PRE-AUTHORIZATION IS REQUIRED BEFORE SENDING ANY PRODUCT TO A DESIGNATED SERVICE CENTER FOR under brand license by JVC KENWOOD Corporation. The Warrantor provides a warranty to the original WARRANTY SERVICE.
  • Page 63 Product before it is serviced, regardless of the servicer. Important Open Source Software Notice Your JVC device contains free software which is based on the license granted under the GNU General Public License and Lesser General Public License (hereinafter “GPL/LPGL”) that are subject to the GPL2.0/LGPL2.1 You may use, modify, or distribute only if you agree to all of the terms and conditions of the GPL/LGPL.

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