Home Theatre System Operating Instructions HT-XT3...
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Table of Contents Connecting Startup Guide (separate document) Network Function About These Operating Instructions ......5 Connecting with a wired network ......16 Listening/Viewing Connecting with a wireless Enjoying video/sound from the network .......17 connected devices ....8 Playing files on a Home Playing music/photo from a Network .......17 USB device ......8...
Additional Information Precautions ......34 Troubleshooting ...... 36 Guide to Parts and Controls ..42 Playable types of files ..... 45 Supported audio formats ..46 Specifications ......46 On BLUETOOTH communication ....49 Index ........50 END USER LICENSE AGREEMENT ......52...
Playing music/photo Listening/Viewing from a USB device Enjoying video/sound You can play music/photo files on a from the connected connected USB device. For playable types of files, see “Playable devices types of files” (page 45). Press INPUT +/–. Connect the USB device to the You can also press HOME, then press (USB) port.
Selecting the sound field Press SOUND FIELD repeatedly during playback. [ClearAudio+] You can enjoy the sound with Sony- recommended sound field. Sound field is automatically optimized according to playback content and function. [Movie] The system provides the optimized sound for watching movies.
Engine), a high range compensation Night mode function is activated. Press and fine sound restoration technology again to cancel the function. developed independently by Sony. This function upscales the audio file to a High-Resolution Audio file* and You can also select [Night] from the reproduces the clear high-range sound Options menu (page 29).
Check the following before playing refer to the operating instructions music: supplied with the device. The BLUETOOTH function of the Select “HT-XT3” on the device’s BLUETOOTH device is turned on. The pairing has been completed display. (page 11).
When playback screen is displayed, Press PAIRING press OPTIONS, then select [Disconnect]. Note Turn off the system or the BLUETOOTH To connect to the most recent device. connected BLUETOOTH device, press . Then proceed to Step 5. To delete a paired BLUETOOTH device from the device list Press OPTIONS.
Turn on the NFC function. For details, Relaunch “NFC Easy Connect” refer to the operating instructions of the application. Set the [Quick Start Mode] to [On] if you remote device. If your remote device is having an older want to connect a BLUETOOTH device OS version than Android 4.1.x, when the system is in standby mode.
The audio output from the BLUETOOTH Set [Bluetooth Mode] to receiver may be delayed from that on the [Transmitter] in [Bluetooth system because of the characteristics of the BLUETOOTH wireless technology. Settings] (page 25). No sound is output from system’s Press /...
Press PAIRING system using a The blue LED indicator flashes. smartphone or Set the iPhone/iPod to pairing mode. Select “HT-XT3” from the BLUETOOTH tablet device device list of the iPhone/iPod. (SongPal) The blue LED indicator lights up when the connection is established.
Setting up a wired LAN connection Network Function You do not need to perform the Connecting with a wired following set up if you have performed network the [Easy Network Settings]. Press HOME. The home screen appears on the TV Connecting the system to screen.
Enter the security key (WEP key, Connecting with a WPA/WPA2 key) using the software keyboard. Use /// wireless network to select the characters/ numbers, then select [Enter] to confirm the security key. Setting up a wireless LAN The system starts connecting to the connection network.
Renderer: Receives and plays files For details on operation, refer to the operating instructions of the Home from the server, and can be operated Network Controller-compatible device. by another device (controller) Controller: Operates the renderer Note device Do not operate the system with the supplied remote control and a controller at Prepare for using the Home Network the same time.
Note Using Screen mirroring Depending on the Internet content connection status, the service provider list may take some time to appear on “Screen mirroring” is a function to the TV screen. display the screen of a mobile device on the TV by Miracast technology. The system can be connected directly You can update the service provider with a Screen mirroring-compatible...
Some network functions may not be available during Screen mirroring. Make sure that the device is compatible Viewing Copyright-protected 4K with Miracast. Connectivity with all Content Miracast compatible devices is not guaranteed. Depending on the usage environment, Connecting a 4K TV the quality of the picture and sound may deteriorate.
When the TV’s HDMI jack is Connecting 4K devices labeled with ARC and not compatible with HDCP 2.2 Connect a 4K device to the HDMI IN 1 jack of the system. For details on If your TV’s HDMI jack is labeled with whether the device is HDCP 2.2- ARC and not compatible with HDCP 2.2, compatible, refer to the operating...
For information about update functions, according to the type of visit the following website: connecting jacks. For customers in Europe and Russia: [Bluetooth Settings] www.sony.eu/support (page 25) Makes detailed settings for For customers in other countries/regions: the BLUETOOTH function. http://www.sony-asia.com/section/...
[4:3]: Select this when connecting to a 4:3 screen TV without a wide-mode Note function. If your Sony device is not detected when [Auto1] is selected, the setting will have the [Output Video Resolution] same effect as [Auto2] setting.
[HDMI Deep Colour Output] [Audio DRC] [Auto]: Normally select this. You can compress the dynamic range of [12bit], [10bit]: Outputs 12bit/10bit video the sound track. signals when the connected TV is [Auto]: Automatically compresses compatible with Deep Colour. sound encoded in Dolby TrueHD.
Note [Bluetooth Settings] If you set [Quick Start Mode] to [Off] and [Bluetooth Standby] to [On], the system can be turned on by a BLUETOOTH device, but BLUETOOTH connection fails. [Bluetooth Mode] [Bluetooth Codec - AAC] You can enjoy contents from remote device by using this system or listen to This function is only available when you sound from this system by using other...
[System Settings] LDAC is an audio coding technology for “High Resolution (Hi-Res) Audio” developed by Sony, which operates at 990 kbps to 303 kbps* with the sampling [OSD Language] rates of 96/88.2/48/44.1 kHz. It is You can select the language you want optimized for high sampling rate and high for the system on-screen display.
For further details, visit the following [On]: Sets the system to inform you of website and check the FAQ: latest software version information For customers in Europe and Russia: (page 22). www.sony.eu/support [Off]: Off. For customers in other countries/regions: http://www.sony-asia.com/section/ support...
[Network Connection Status] [Remote Start] Displays the current network [On]: Allows turn on the system by a connection status. device linked via network when the system is in standby mode. [Off]: The system cannot be turned on [Network Connection Diagnostics] by a device linked via network.
[Change Category] [Resetting] Switches between the [Music] and [Photo] category in [USB] or [Home Network] input. This item only available when the display list is available for the category. [Reset to Factory Default Settings] [Music] only You can reset the system settings to the factory default by selecting the group of [Shuffle Setting] settings.
This function is available on TVs with the press “BRAVIA” Sync function. You can adjust from 0 ms to 300 ms By connecting Sony products that are in 25 ms increments. compatible with the Control for HDMI function via an HDMI cable, operation is When the [TV] input is selected simplified with the features below.
TV again. The Echo Canceling Sync function is a You can also enjoy this feature when Sony proprietary function. This function using Twin Picture function (Picture and cannot operate with non-Sony devices. Picture (P&P)) on your TV.
Use an HDMI-authorized cable. Use a To receive a Dolby Digital signal, you need to connect a TV or other devices to the TV Sony High Speed HDMI cable with the (DIGITAL IN) jack with a optical digital Cable Type Logo.
Deactivating the touch Saving power in Standby keys on the unit (Child Mode Lock) Check that you have made the following settings: You can deactivate the touch keys on [Bluetooth Standby] is set to [Off] the unit (except for ) for preventing (page 25).
On placement Leave the front of the system open. Additional Information Do not place the system on top of a device that radiates heat. Precautions Place the system in a location with adequate ventilation to prevent heat build-up in the system.
If you have any questions or problems when installing or moving it. concerning your system, please consult Tilting it may result in damaging the your nearest Sony dealer. system, or injury due to falling of the glass top. On operation Before connecting other devices, be sure to turn off and unplug the system.
TV screen. The batteries in the remote control Contact your nearest Sony dealer or are weak. local authorized Sony service facility. The system is turned off automatically.
There is no picture when you make an An image is not displayed on the entire HDMI cable connection. TV screen. If you connect a device supporting Check the setting of [TV Type] in HDCP2.2, be sure to connect the [Screen Settings] (page 23).
Increase the volume on the TV or Severe hum or noise is heard. Check that the devices are cancel muting. When a TV compatible with the connected securely. Move your audio device away from Audio Return Channel (ARC) function is connected with an HDMI the TV.
Playback does not start from the “BRAVIA” Sync ([Control for resume point where you last stopped HDMI]) playing. The resume point may be cleared The [Control for HDMI] function does from memory depending on the file not work (“BRAVIA” Sync). when ...
Tuner-related devices: up to Devices that use a 2.4 GHz 4 devices frequency band, such as a Audio system (receiver/ microwave, BLUETOOTH, or digital headphones): up to 1 device cordless device, may interrupt (including this system) communication. Move the system away from such devices, or turn off such devices.
Pairing cannot be done. Move the BLUETOOTH device closer to the unit. Pairing may not be possible if other BLUETOOTH devices are present around the unit. In this case, turn off the other BLUETOOTH devices. Delete the system from your BLUETOOTH device and perform pairing again (page 11).
Guide to Parts and Controls For more information, refer to the pages indicated in parentheses. Unit Front/Top/Side Slot (on/standby) touch key Blue LED indicator Turns on the system, or sets it to Shows the BLUETOOTH status as standby mode.
About touch keys Removing the grille frame The touch keys work when you touch Remove or attach the grille frame in them lightly. Do not press on them with parallel with the front panel. excessive force. Rear panel LAN (100) terminal ...
DISPLAY Remote control Displays playback information on the TV screen. DIMMER (page 33) Adjusts the brightness of the front panel display and blue LED indicator. Color buttons Shortcut keys for selecting items on some menus. MIRRORING (page 19) Selects the [Screen mirroring] input.
/ (previous/next) Format Extension Selects the previous/next track or .gif file. The system may not play this file format (play) on a Home Network server. Starts or re-starts playback (resume The system does not play this file play). format on a Home Network server. ...
Supported audio formats Specifications Audio formats supported by this system Amplifier section are as follows. POWER OUTPUT (rated) Front L + Front R: 50 W + 50 W (at 4 ohms, 1 kHz, 1% THD) Input POWER OUTPUT (reference) [HDMI1] [TV] Format Front L/Front R speaker:...
General Frequency band 2.4 GHz Power requirements Modulation method 220 V – 240 V AC, 50/60 Hz FHSS (Freq Hopping Spread Spectrum) Power consumption Compatible BLUETOOTH profiles On: 68 W A2DP 1.2 (Advanced Audio Distribution Standby: Profile) 0.3 W (For details on the setting, AVRCP 1.5 (Audio Video Remote see page 33.) Control Profile)
Video formats supported by the system Input/Output (HDMI Repeater block) Over-Under Format Frame Side-by-Side (Top-and- packing (Half) Bottom) 4096 × 2160p @ 59.94/60 Hz 4096 × 2160p @ 50 Hz ...
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