If the device, typically a Home Theatre System (HTS), also has
the HDMI ARC connection, connect it to any of the HDMI
connections on this TV. With the HDMI ARC connection, you
do not need to connect the extra audio cable that sends the
sound of the TV picture to the HTS. The HDMI ARC
connection combines both signals.
You can use any HDMI connection on this TV to connect the
HTS but ARC is only available for 1 device/connection at a
In case you prefer to switch off ARC on the HDMI
connections, press h and select S Setup and press OK.
Select TV settings > Sound > Advanced > HDMI ARC.
Y Pb Pr
Component Video YPbPr is a high quality connection. The
YPbPr connection can be used for High Definition (HD) TV
signals. Next to the Y, Pb and Pr signals add the Audio Left
and Right signals for sound.
Use the supplied YPbPr adapter cable to connect your device.
Match the YPbPr (green, blue, red) connector colours with the
cable plugs when you connect.
Use an Audio L/R cinch to mini-jack (3.5mm) adapter cable
(not supplied) if your device also has sound.
SCART is a good quality connection. The SCART connection
can be used for CVBS and RGB video signals but cannot be
used for High Definition (HD) TV signals. The SCART
connection combines video and audio signals.
Use the supplied SCART adapter cable to connect your
Audio Out - Optical
Audio Out - Optical is a high quality sound connection. This
optical connection can carry 5.1 audio channels. If your audio
device, typically a Home Theatre System (HTS), has no HDMI
ARC connection, you can connect this sound cable to an
Audio In - Optical connection on the HTS. This Audio cable
will send the sound of the TV to the HTS.
You can set the type of the audio out signal to fit the audio
capabilities of your Home Theatre System.
In Help, press
List and look up Audio Out settings for
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
EasyLink HDMI CEC
With EasyLink you can operate a connected device with the
TV remote control. EasyLink uses HDMI CEC* to
communicate with the connected devices. Devices must
support HDMI CEC and must be connected with an HDMI
* Consumer Electronics Control
The TV comes with EasyLink switched on. Make sure that all
HDMI CEC settings are properly set up on the connected
EasyLink devices. EasyLink might not work with devices from
HDMI CEC on other brands
The HDMI CEC functionality has different names on different
brands. Some examples are: Anynet, Aquos Link, Bravia
Theatre Sync, Kuro Link, Simplink and Viera Link. Not all
brands are fully compatible with EasyLink.
Example HDMI CEC branding names are property of their
Setting up / Connect devices