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Operating Instructions
(Setup Guide)
KDL-55HX751 / 55HX750 / 46HX751 / 46HX750
Sony Customer Support
United States
Please Do Not Return
the Product to the Store


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  • Page 1 4-411-895-11(1) LCD TV Operating Instructions (Setup Guide) Sony Customer Support U.S.A.: Canada: United States Canada 1.800.222.SONY 1.877.899.SONY Please Do Not Return the Product to the Store KDL-55HX751 / 55HX750 / 46HX751 / 46HX750...
  • Page 2 . Gracenote below. Refer to them whenever function, please note that the is the industry standard in music you call upon your Sony dealer displayed image is modified from recognition technology and related regarding this TV. the original due to the conversion content delivery.
  • Page 3 Your BRAVIA TV is ENERGY STAR ® qualified in the “Home” mode. It meets strict energy efficiency guidelines set by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Energy. ENERGY STAR is a joint program of these government agencies, designed to promote energy efficient products and practices.
  • Page 4 Full HDTV • Receive over-the-air HD broadcasts with an HD-quality antenna connected Experience directly to the back of your TV. Thank you for choosing Sony! Your new Visit for ® BRAVIA TV opens the door to the “Full more information on antenna selection HDTV Experience.”...
  • Page 6: Operating Instructions

    About this manual (Operating Instructions) This manual explains how to setup your TV. For more information on how to use BRAVIA TV, refer to the “Electronic manual”. Operating Instructions Explains how to setup your TV such as connections, initial setup, and basic operations. For more information, press the i-MANUAL button Electronic manual (i-Manual)
  • Page 7: Table Of Contents

    Table of Contents Getting Started Checking the accessories................8 Inserting batteries into the remote control..........8 Before setting up your TV.................9 1: Attaching the Table-Top Stand ............10 2: Adjusting the viewing angle of the TV ..........11 3: Connecting the TV................12 4: Securing the TV ..................16 5: Bundling the cables ................17 6: Connecting the TV to the Internet............18 7: Running initial setup ................19...
  • Page 8: Getting Started

    Getting Started Checking the Inserting batteries accessories into the remote control Remote control (1)* Size AAA batteries (2) Table-Top Stand (1)* Fixing screws for Table-Top Stand (M5 × 16) (3) Assembling screws for Table-Top Stand (M5 x 16) (4) 3D Glasses (battery included) (2) (KDL-55/46HX751 only) Pouch for 3D Glasses (2) (KDL-55/46HX751 only)
  • Page 9: Before Setting Up Your Tv

    Guidelines for Remote Control Before setting up • Point your remote control directly at the your TV IR sensor located on your TV. • Make sure that no objects are blocking the path between the remote control and the IR sensor on your TV. Some TV models are packaged with a detached Table-Top Stand so you can mount your TV to a wall right away.
  • Page 10: 1: Attaching The Table-Top Stand

    1: Attaching the • Ensure that there are no objects in front of the TV. Table-Top Stand Refer to the supplied Table-Top Stand 3D Sync leaflet for proper attachment. Transmitter IR Sensor • Do not put stress on the LCD panel or the frame around the screen.
  • Page 11: 2: Adjusting The Viewing Angle Of The Tv

    2: Adjusting the Detaching the Table-Top viewing angle of Stand from the TV the TV To detach the Table-Top Stand from the TV, remove the screws fixed in step 2. This TV can be adjusted within the angles as illustrated. •...
  • Page 12: 3: Connecting The Tv

    3: Connecting the TV Shown with a Set Top Box with COMPONENT connection • Use an antenna cable connector no greater than 14 mm thick. • Use an HDMI cable connector within 12 mm (thickness) × 21 mm (width). Shown with a Set Top Box with HDMI connection Set Top Box Set Top Box...
  • Page 13 Cable System or VHF/UHF Antenna System Cable or Antenna ® Shown with HD BRAVIA Sync™ Basic Connection Optical Connection Rear of TV A/V Receiver Blu-ray Disc HD Cable Box or HD Satellite Receiver SAT (Dish) Cable/Antenna Signifies a BRAVIA Sync capable device. The optical connection is only needed for A/V receivers that do not support ARC (Audio Return Channel).
  • Page 14 Shown with HD Basic Connection with Home Theater System Cable/ Antenna *Optical Rear of TV Connection Home Theater System Rear of TV Blu-ray Disc/DVD SD Cable Box or SD Satellite Receiver VIDEO Cable/SAT (Dish) * The optical connection is only needed for home theater system that do not support ARC (Audio Return Channel) when connecting with HDMI.
  • Page 15 Shown with PC Connection with SD VCR/DVD Notebook PC Side Panel Rear of TV PC IN Rear of TV PC/HDMI 2 AUDIO IN AUDIO Splitter VCR/DVD Combo Cable/Antenna...
  • Page 16: 4: Securing The Tv

    – slippery, unstable and/or uneven with an optional Sony Support Belt Kit. surfaces. The Sony Support Belt Kit is available as – furniture that can easily be used as an optional accessory, depending on steps, such as a chest of drawers.
  • Page 17: 5: Bundling The Cables

    5: Bundling the Contact Sony Customer Support to obtain cables the optional Support Belt Kit by providing your TV model name. • For United States call: 1-800-488-7669 or visit: • For Canada call: 1-877-899-7669 Before bundling the cables, remove the cable holder from the AC cover.
  • Page 18: 6: Connecting The Tv To The Internet

    6: Connecting the TV Preparing a wireless LAN to the Internet The built-in wireless LAN device allows you to access the Internet and your home network. With this feature, you can connect When you connect this TV to the Internet, to a wireless LAN and enjoy the benefits of you can enjoy multiple functions: displaying networking in a cable-free environment.
  • Page 19: 7: Running Initial Setup

    7: Running initial • Home mode sets the TV to settings setup optimized for home viewing (this setting is ENERGY STAR compliant). Select Continue to scan for available channels and enable the Rovi On Screen Guide™ feature. If you receive channels from a cable box or satellite receiver and do not wish to use the TV’s built-in tuner, select Skip.
  • Page 20: Using A Wall-Mount Bracket

    Wall-Mount Bracket designed • Read the supplied Safety Booklet for for your TV and the installation should be additional safety information. performed by a Sony dealer or licensed contractor. • See page 35 (Compatible Wall-Mount Bracket Information).
  • Page 21: Installing The Tv Against A Wall Or Enclosed Area

    Installing the TV Against a Wall or Enclosed Area Make sure that your TV has adequate ventilation. Allow enough space around the TV as shown in the illustration. Installed with stand inches (30 cm) inches 4 inches 4 inches (6 cm) (10 cm) (10 cm) Leave at least this much space around the set.
  • Page 22: Using Your Bravia Tv

    Using Your BRAVIA TV Watching TV Turn on the TV. Press "/1 on the TV or remote control to turn on the TV. Select a TV channel or select an input. To select digital channels Use 0-9 and . For example, to enter channel 2.1: Press , then press...
  • Page 23 Watching 3D contents This feature lets you experience powerful 3D entertainment, such as stereoscopic 3D games and 3D Blu-ray Disc. Refer to the i-Manual as well as the instruction manual supplied with the 3D Glasses on how to set the 3D settings or watch the 3D contents. Frequently used buttons 1 GUIDE Displays the Rovi On Screen Guide for...
  • Page 24: Selecting Various Functions And Settings (Home Menu)

    Selecting various functions and settings (Home Menu) You can select the features of your TV from the Home menu. Here is an example on how to select an item and modify the TV settings. Press HOME. Press G/g to select (Settings) category.
  • Page 25 To exit the Home menu Press HOME. To select using the OPTIONS button Press OPTIONS. A list of convenient functions and menu shortcuts are displayed. The menu items vary based on the current input and/or content. (Continued)
  • Page 26 Applications Launches applications that require an Internet connection. Sony Entertainment Enables selection of content from the online service SEN Network (Sony Entertainment Network). Internet Content Enables access to Internet services for TV. Recommendations Provides suggestions for noteworthy content. Allows you to select a list of TV channels, or a program guide.
  • Page 27: Watching Internet Video

    Watching Internet Video This feature serves as a gateway to Internet content, delivering a variety of on-demand entertainment straight to your TV. You can enjoy video content, including movies and cartoons. You will need to make a broadband Internet connection. For details, see page 18 (6: Connecting the TV to the Internet).
  • Page 28: Looking For Instructions

    Looking for Instructions Looking for instructions in the electronic manual (i-Manual) Operating instructions are built into your BRAVIA TV and can be displayed on the screen. To learn more about your TV features, access your i-Manual with the touch of a button. Press i-MANUAL.
  • Page 29: Saving Frequently Viewed Pages (Bookmark)

    To access the bookmarked page The page of the selected item appears. When displaying the i-Manual, press the blue button on the remote control to display the bookmark list. Press F/f to select the desired item, then press • You can step through pages using G/g. Press RETURN to return to the previous page.
  • Page 30: Displaying The Page Again While Operating The Tv

    Displaying the page again while operating the TV You can switch between the i-Manual screen and the TV screen. This feature allows you to refer to the instructions in the i-Manual while using your BRAVIA TV. Press i-MANUAL to switch between the i-Manual screen previously displayed and the TV screen.
  • Page 31: Additional Information

    When the 1 (standby) indicator is flashing, count how many times it flashes (interval time is three seconds). Press "/1 on the TV to turn it off, disconnect the AC power cord, and contact Sony Customer Support (information provided on the front cover) with how many times the indicator flashes.
  • Page 32: How To Care For Your Bravia Tv

    How to Care for Your BRAVIA TV Safety is very important. Please read and follow the safety documentation (Safety Booklet) separately provided. Unplug the TV and other connected equipment from the wall outlet before you begin cleaning your TV. • Wipe the LCD screen gently with a soft cloth. •...
  • Page 33: Specifications

    Specifications System Television system NTSC: American TV standard ATSC (8VSB terrestrial): ATSC compliant 8VSB QAM on cable: ANSI/SCTE 07 2000 (Does not include CableCARD functionality) Channel coverage Analog terrestrial: 2 - 69 / Digital terrestrial: 2 - 69 Analog Cable: 1 - 135 / Digital Cable: 1 - 135 Panel system LCD (Liquid Crystal Display) Panel Speaker output...
  • Page 34 Model name KDL- 55HX751 46HX751 55HX750 46HX750 Optional accessories Connecting cables Support Belt Kit Wall-Mount Bracket: SU-WL500 3D Glasses: TDG-BR750/TDG-BR250/TDG-BR200/TDG-BR100/TDG-BR50 Camera and Microphone Unit: CMU-BR100 USB Wireless LAN Adapter: UWA-BR100 Operating temperature 32 ºF – 104 ºF (0 ºC – 40 ºC) * Download Acquisition Mode (DAM) is used for software updates and/or collecting data for Rovi On Screen Guide.
  • Page 35: Safety Information

    ❑ Consult the dealer or an experienced radio/TV technician for help. To Customers Sufficient expertise is required for TV installations. Be sure to subcontract the installation to a Sony dealer or licensed contractor and pay adequate attention to safety during the installation.
  • Page 36: Software Updates

    TV, visit: United States Software Canada Updates: NOTE: If your TV is connected to the Internet, you can check for software updates by selecting Settings, Product Support and then Software Update. © 2012 Sony Corporation Printed in U.S.A.
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  • Page 61 This Limited Warranty is transferable. However, any transfer of this product does not extend the term. A copy of the dated receipt from Sony or a Sony Retailer or bill of sale from the original end user purchase is required to determine coverage. Online auction confirmations are not accepted for warranty verification.
  • Page 62 This Limited Warranty is valid only on products purchased and located in the United States (excluding territories) or United States military facilities. SONY specifically does not represent that it will be able to repair any product under this warranty or make a product exchange without risk to or loss of programs or data.

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