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  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    Contents Tour 3 Skype Credit 60 Smart TV 3 Skype settings 60 App gallery 3 Sign out 61 Rental videos 3 Terms of Use 61 Online TV 3 Social networks 3 Games 62 Skype 4 Play a game 62 Smartphones and tablets 4 Two-player games 62 Pause TV and recordings 4 Gaming 4...
  • Page 3: Tour

    To watch a rental video, you don't need to leave your home. Simply rent the latest movie from your regional online video Connect this Philips Smart LED TV to the Internet and store. discover a new world of television. You can make a wired connection to your router or you can link up wirelessly with Wi-Fi.
  • Page 4: Social Networks

    To use your smartphone or tablet as a TV remote control or If you select your game console in the Home menu, the TV as your media controller, download the Philips MyRemote app switches to the settings ideal for gaming automatically.
  • Page 5: Easylink

    The TV uses 3D technology to show both screens. To play a two-player game with two different full screen pictures, you need a pair of 3D glasses for each player. In Help, press List and look up Game console or Two- player games for more information.
  • Page 6: Setting Up

    You can find the mounting instructions of the TV stand in the Quick Start Guide that came with the TV. In case you lost this guide, you can download the guide from Use the product type number of the TV to look for the Quick Start Guide to download.
  • Page 7: Satellite Dish

    With media server software on your computer, you can open your photos, music and videos stored on your computer on your TV screen. Use a recent version of media server software like Windows Media Player 11, Twonky™ or similar*. Install the software on your computer and set it up to share your media files with the TV.
  • Page 8: Network Settings

    To make a secured WPS connection with a PIN code, select 3 - Press h and select S Setup and press OK. WPS pin and press OK. Write down the 8-digit PIN code 4 - Select Connect to network and press OK. 5 - Select Wired and press OK.
  • Page 9: Connect Devices

    Clear Internet memory With Clear Internet memory you clear all Internet files stored on your TV. You clear your Philips Smart TV registration and parental rating setting, your video store app logins, all Smart TV app favourites, Internet bookmarks and history. Interactive MHEG applications can also save so-called 'cookies', on your TV.
  • Page 10: Connect Devices 9

    If the sound does not match the video on screen, you can adjust the audio to video synchronization. In Help, press List and look up Audio to video sync for more information. Use a VGA cable (D-sub 15 connector) to connect a computer to the TV.
  • Page 11 (connection methods can differ), you can watch the TV broadcast. The inserted CAM is exclusively for your TV. Auto subtitle shift If you play a DVD or Blu-ray Disc on a Philips disc player that CAM settings supports subtitles, the TV can move the subtitles upwards.
  • Page 12 Home Theatre System (HTS) Connect Use an HDMI cable to connect a Home Theatre System (HTS) to the TV. You can connect a Philips Soundbar or an HTS with a built-in disc player. Switch off timer Alternatively, you can use a SCART cable if the device has no Switch off this automatic timer, if you only use the remote HDMI connection.
  • Page 13: Dvd Player

    Blu-ray Disc Player Automatic audio to video sync Use an HDMI cable to connect the Blu-ray Disc player to the With recent Philips Home Theatre Systems, the audio to video sync is automatically synchronised and always correct. Audio sync delay For some Home Theatre Systems you might need to adjust the audio sync delay to synchronise the audio to video.
  • Page 14: Usb Hard Drive

    USB Hard Drive What you need If you connect a USB Hard Drive, you can pause or record a TV broadcast. The TV broadcast needs to be a digital broadcast (DVB broadcast or similar). Also, you can connect a USB Hard Drive to watch movies from an online video store (Video On Demand).
  • Page 15: Usb Keyboard Or Mouse

    Installation Before you can pause or record a broadcast, you must connect and format a USB Hard Drive. If you want to record a broadcast with TV guide data from the Internet, you need to have the Internet connection installed on your TV before you install the USB Hard Drive.
  • Page 16: Photo Camera

    Switch the TV on and connect the USB mouse to one of the USB connections on the side of the TV. You can also connect the USB mouse to a connected USB keyboard. Mouse clicks - Left click = OK - Right click = Back b You can use the scroll wheel to scroll pages up and down.
  • Page 17: Setup Menu

    If your computer is added as a Computer type of device in the Source menu (list of connections), the TV is set to the ideal Computer setting automatically. Computer If you use your computer to watch movies or use it to play You can connect your computer to the TV and use the TV as games, you might want to set the TV back to the ideal TV a PC monitor.
  • Page 18: Safety And Care

    In Help, press List and look up Satellite, channel lock for more information. TV settings Automatic channel removal In Help, press List and look up Satellite, channel removal, TV settings for more information. In the TV settings menu you can set all Picture, 3D, Sound and Ambilight settings.
  • Page 19: Screen Care

    Risk of overheating! Never install the TV in a confined space. Always leave a space of at least 10 cm or 4 inches around the TV for ventilation. Safety Ensure curtains or other objects never cover the ventilation slots on the TV. Read and understand all safety instructions before you use the TV.
  • Page 20: Switch On

    Quick start With Quick start, the TV can start up faster than usual. When you switch the TV on from standby the TV picture already appears after a few seconds, if Quick start is activated. Switch on The TV can remember your daily habit of watching TV. Some time before you usually switch on the TV, Quick start will activate automatically, allowing you to switch on quickly.
  • Page 21 Top half Bottom half 1 - CH-, Channel - To switch to the previous channel in the channel list, the previous page in Text or the previous chapter on a disc. 2 - CH+, Channel + To switch to the next channel in the channel list, the next Standby page in Text or the next chapter on a disc.
  • Page 22: Watch Tv

    Remove the batteries if you are not using the remote control for a long time. Dispose of batteries according to the end of use directives. In Help, press List and look up End of use for more information. In a channel list, navigate to a TV channel or radio station. With the highlight on its icon, press OK to switch to the TV channel or listen to the radio station.
  • Page 23 For digital broadcast, you can select an available subtitle To close the channel lists without switching channel, press L language temporarily if none of your preferred languages are LIST again. available. In Help, press List and look up Subtitles for more Mark as favourite In the channel list All, you can set any channel as a favourite information.
  • Page 24 Favourite channel list. documentation that came with the TV or go to To unmark a favourite channel, highlight the channel in any channel list and press *Unmark as favourite. The channel is removed from the Favourite channels list.
  • Page 25: Channel Installation

    To start an update yourself, press h, select S Setup and With Channel list copy, you can copy the channels installed on press OK. one TV onto another Philips TV of the same range. With Select Search for channels and press OK. Channel list copy, you avoid the time-consuming channel Select Update channels and follow the instructions on screen.
  • Page 26 For ease of use, all DVB-C settings are set to automatic. Now you can upload the copied channel list onto another If your DVB-C provider gave you specific DVB-C values, the Philips TV. network ID or network frequency, enter these values when the TV asks for them during installation.
  • Page 27 With the Symbol rate mode set to Manual, you can enter If you have a subscription and a CAM - Conditional Access here a second symbol rate value you received from your cable Module for pay TV services, select Free + scrambled. If you provider.
  • Page 28 Select Store current channel or Store as new channel. You can redo these steps until you found all available analogue TV channels. Picture format Select a Text page If black bars appear on top and bottom or on both sides of the To select a page …...
  • Page 29: Tv Guide

    Freeze page Visit the broadcasters Internet website for more information. To stop the automatic rotation of subpages, press o OPTIONS and select Freeze page. What you need Interactive TV is only available on digital TV channels. To enjoy Dual screen / Full screen the full benefits of Interactive TV, you need a high-speed To show the TV channel and Text alongside each other, press (broadband) Internet connection to the TV.
  • Page 30: Switch To Devices

    View programme details If TV guide information comes from the Internet, the TV guide To call up the details of the selected programme, press i can also list analogue channels next to the digital channels. In INFO. the TV guide menu, you can view the current channel you are watching in a small screen.
  • Page 31: Subtitles And Languages

    If the TV does not detect the device automatically, select the connection where you connected the device and adjust the Device type and name. Subtitles and languages Original name and icon To restore the device icon to its original name and type icon, press o OPTIONS, select the Options tab in the menu bar Subtitles and select Original name and icon and press OK.
  • Page 32: Audio Language

    Audio language Timers and clock Digital TV channels can broadcast audio with several spoken languages for a programme. You can set a preferred primary Sleeptimer and secondary audio language. If audio in one of these languages is available, the TV will switch to this audio. If none of the preferred audio languages is available, you can With the sleep timer, you can set the TV to switch to standby select another audio language which is available.
  • Page 33: Picture Settings

    — Picture format: look up and read Picture format with L List. — Screen edges to slightly enlarge the picture to hide Picture settings distorted edges. — Picture shift to move the picture up / down or left / right with the cursor keys.
  • Page 34: Sound Settings

    Location Sound style Location For easy sound adjustment, you can select a preset setting with Sound style. If the TV is located in a shop, you can set the TV to display an in store promotion banner. The Picture style is set to Vivid While watching a TV channel, press oOPTIONS to open the automatically.
  • Page 35: Ambilight Settings

    Select Static. Choose your preferred colour. The Ambilight static colours are fixed (non-dynamic) colours. 3.10 Ambilight settings Ambilight settings Switch Ambilight on and off More Ambilight settings are available in the Ambilight menu in TV settings. To get the best Ambilight effect, keep in mind these tips : To change these settings, press h, select SSetup and press •...
  • Page 36: Universal Access

    If Universal access does not appear in the Options menu, switch on Universal access in Setup. In Help, press List and look up Universal access for more information. Visually impaired To change the Lounge light colour scheme, press AMBILIGHT Digital TV channels can broadcast special audio commentary again.
  • Page 37 4 - Press b, repeatedly if necessary, to close the menu. Key beep Key beep gives an audio feedback each time you press a key on the remote control. The volume of the beep is fixed. Switch on To switch on Key beep, press oOPTIONS, select Universal access and press OK.
  • Page 38: Watch Satellite

    In this channel list, you can look up all installed satellite TV and radio channels. Next to the list All, which holds all installed channels, you can Watch satellite set up a list of Favourites, view the installed Radio stations separately or discover the newly added channels in New.
  • Page 39: Satellite Channel Lock

    Add or remove favourites To add or remove favourite channels from the Favourite channel list, open the list and press o OPTIONS, select Add / remove favourites and press OK. Use the arrow keys to select a channel and press OK to add or remove it from the favourites list.
  • Page 40: Satellite Installation

    To watch a locked programme you must enter the child lock code. The parental age rating is set for all channels. To install the satellite channels, follow the steps 1 to 5. Set an age rating 1 - Install Press h and select S Setup and press OK. To search for satellites and install satellite channels, press h, Select Satellite settings >...
  • Page 41 With Channel list copy, you can copy the channels installed on automatically update the list with new channels. You can also one TV onto another Philips TV of the same range. With start a channel update yourself. Channel list copy, you avoid the time-consuming channel search and you can offer a predefined channel list setup.
  • Page 42: Troubleshooting

    To add another transponder, select Exit and repeat the steps. Now you can upload the copied channel list onto another If you use a Multiple Dwelling Unit (MDU)for Eutelsat W3 7E Philips TV. (especially for DIGITURK), Manual installation is not available. Upload a channel list...
  • Page 43 • Check the connection type in the satellite installation settings. • Reset all satellite settings if you lost track of the settings you changed. In Help, press List and look up Satellite installation for more information. The reception of a satellite channel is poor •...
  • Page 44: What You Need

    TV channels. Four pairs of passive 3D glasses are included. For an extra pair of glasses order the Philips Passive 3D glasses You can change the depth of 3D for a weaker or stronger 3D PTA417 or PTA426 (sold separately). Other 3D glasses might effect in the 2D to 3D conversion.
  • Page 45: Care Of The 3d Glasses

    • To avoid discomfort such as dizziness, headache or disorientation, we recommend not watching 3D for extended periods of time. If you experience any discomfort, stop watching 3D and do not immediately engage in any potentially hazardous activity (for example driving a car) until your symptoms have disappeared.
  • Page 46: Smart Tv

    Read and agree to the terms and conditions to continue. To leave Smart TV, press b. Register - TV Register with Club Philips. Select TV and press OK to watch TV channels. Select Register and press OK. Enter your email address, select Continue and press OK.
  • Page 47 To view the Apps from another country, press Recommended Apps select a country and press OK. In this window, Philips presents a range of recommended Lock. To lock an App, select the App icon and press Apps for your country, Apps for Online TV or a selection of When you lock an App, you must enter the 4 digit PIN code rental movies from Video stores.
  • Page 48: Videos, Photos And Music

    Consult the video store regarding the rental duration of rental To return to the Smart TV start page, press L LIST or b. movies. Add an App to your list Internet traffic In the App gallery, select the App icon and press OK. Streaming or downloading many videos may exceed your Select Add and press OK.
  • Page 49 If you try to pause or record a programme with a USB Hard Options Drive connected, the TV will ask you to format the USB Hard Press o OPTIONS. - Shuffle Drive. This formatting will delete all current files on the USB Hard Drive.
  • Page 50: Pause Tv

    To make a 10-second jump forward or backward in a video, press x or w. DivX®, DivX Certified® and associated logos are trademarks To rewind or go fast forward, press ! or ‹. Press the keys of Rovi Corporation or its subsidiaries and are used under several times to speed up - 2x, 4x, 8x, 16x, 32x.
  • Page 51: Recording

    You can press w repeatedly until you reach the start of the To change the date of the list, press o OPTIONS and select broadcast buffer or the maximum time span. Select day. In the list, select the day you want and press OK. If the TV guide comes from the Internet, you can select the date Progress bar at the top of the page and press OK.
  • Page 52: Myremote App

    Delete a recording MyRemote App with other TVs To delete a made recording, select the recording in the list, You can use the MyRemote App on Philips TV models built press o OPTIONS and select Delete recording. from 2009 onwards.
  • Page 53: App Menu

    Store and look for the Philips MyRemote App. You can check the compatibility of MyRemote with your other Philips products at the online support page of your product at Also ensure your Philips product has been updated with the latest software.
  • Page 54 Net TV With the Net TV button in the MyRemote home menu, you Tap the Control button to select the TV (or Philips Blu-ray can open Net TV / Smart TV on your TV. Disc player or Home Theatre System) to control.
  • Page 55 What you need To watch TV on your smartphone or tablet with Wi-Fi smart Channel bar screen . . . • you must have digital TV channels installed on your TV Channel bar • the TV must be switched on To switch to a channel further up or down the TV channel list, •...
  • Page 56 If you stop Wi-Fi smart screen outside a Quick start time frame, the TV stays in Quick start for 5 minutes to allow you to start Wi-Fi smart screen again without having to switch on the TV itself. In Help, press List and look up Quick start for more information on Quick start.
  • Page 57: Skype

    Start Skype on your computer to get a temporary password from Skype. To make a video call on Skype, you need the separately sold Philips PTA317 TV camera with a built-in microphone and a Create a new account good connection to the Internet.
  • Page 58: Contacts

    Your contacts can see that you are online but you do not wish to be disturbed. They can call you and you will be alerted with sound. No emergency calls - Invisible You will appear to be offline to all of your contacts, but you can No emergency calls - Skype is not a replacement for your still use Skype as usual.
  • Page 59: Calling On Skype

    On a voice call, you can still switch to a Video call. To switch to Video call, press Camera on. Block a contact A contact can add you to a voice call with more than one participant. You cannot add an extra participant yourself. You can block any Skype user from finding you online.
  • Page 60: Skype Credit

    To play a voicemail, select the voicemail icon œ in the menu Also, new contact requests will be shown immediately. bar, select the new voicemail in the list and press OK. You can listen to the new voicemail as many times you want. Skype during rental movies and Pause TV However, when you leave the œ...
  • Page 61: Sign Out

    Select Sign out to quit Skype on your TV. Navigate to the menu bar and select S Settings to open the Settings page. Select Online status and then select the online status you want your contacts to see when you are online and press OK. Terms of Use Read the Terms of Use of Skype at Ringtone volume...
  • Page 62: Games

    3D glasses for each player. What you need To play a two-player game with this TV, you need a two-player kit with 2 passive 3D glasses - Philips PTA436 (sold separately). Also, the game console must be connected with HDMI.
  • Page 63: Tv Specifications

    Switch off timer TV on the Philips website for your country at If you do not press a key on the remote control during a 4 hour period, or if the TV receives no signal for 10 minutes, the TV switches off automatically to save energy.
  • Page 64: Power

    • Diagonal screen size : human health. - 42PFL6907 : 107 cm / 42 inch - 47PFL6907 : 119 cm / 47 inch • Panel resolution : 1920x1080p • 3D : Easy 3D Clarity 700, Two-player Full Screen gaming, 3D...
  • Page 65: Multimedia

    • Mac OS X – PacketVideo - TwonkyServer – PacketVideo - TwonkyManager • Mobile devices – Philips MyRemote - iOS, Android – Interoperability and performance may vary, depending on the capabilities of the mobile device and the software used. ESD regulations This apparatus meets performance criteria A for ESD.
  • Page 66: Tv Software

    To obtain the source memory device to upload the software on the TV. Use a USB code, please contact memory device with 256MB free space. Make sure that write If you prefer not to use email or if you do not receive a protection is switched off.
  • Page 67: Support

    To download the Help (user manual) go to 11.3 Online help To solve any Philips TV related problem, you can consult our online support. You can select your language and enter your product model number. Go to .
  • Page 68: Copyrights And Licences

    12.5 Copyrights and licences Microsoft Windows Media 12.1 Windows Media is either a registered trademark or trademark HDMI of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. Microsoft PlayReady Content owners use Microsoft PlayReady™ content access technology to protect their intellectual property, including HDMI®...
  • Page 69: Index

    Index Device icon 30 Digital Text 28 DivX® VOD 50 DMR - Digital Media Renderer 9 DVB 26 3D glasses, type 44 DVB, settings 26 3D glasses, use 44 DVI, connect 9 3D, 2D to 3D 44 3D, cleaning glasses 3D, health warning 44 EasyLink 10 3D, optimal viewing 44...
  • Page 70 Mouse, connect 16 Satellite channel, signal 42 Music files, playback 49 Satellite channel, switch 38 MyRemote App, Control 54 Satellite, add 41 MyRemote App, download 53 Satellite, automatic channel update 41 MyRemote App, JointSpace 52 Satellite, automatic update options 41 MyRemote App, menu 53 Satellite, channel list copy 41 MyRemote App, network 52...
  • Page 71 Television on Demand 48 Text 28 Text, dual screen 29 Text, freeze 29 Text, options 28 Text, setup 29 Text, T.O.P. overview 29 TV clock 32 TV guide 29 TV guide, information 30 TV network name 9 TV placement 34 Universal access 36 USB flash drive, connect 16 USB Hard Drive, info 14...
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