Input and Output Notes
The LTV-32w4 HDC has a display resolution of 1366 x 768. The HDMI and component
video inputs will accept 1080i, 720p, 480p, and 480i signals and all input
signals are displayed as 1366 x 768.
ATSC and QAM high definition tuners are built-in to the LTV-32w4 HDC, so you
don't need a separate digital set-top box to receive and decode over-the-air or
non-encrypted cable HDTV signals.
Screen/Viewing Angles: The flat screen delivers images that are
virtually distortion free. The flat screen and an anti-glare coating help
eliminate ambient light reflections. Its extra-wide viewing angles (170°
horizontal and vertical) allow you to see a clear picture from most anywhere in
Lamp Life: The
expected life of the backlight lamp is 60,000 hours, more than 20 years at 8
hours a day.
Guide (EPG): The EPG
helps you navigate through your viewing options. The EPG information is
available only for HDTV channels and is provided by the broadcasting stations so
the availability and amount of information may vary from one station to the
adjust the black level
adjust the white level
adjust the color intensity
adjust the color toward red or green
adjust the picture clarity
- Color Temperature:
select one of three presets
- Video Reset:
reset above to factory default settings
set PC resolution
4:3 picture displayed in its original aspect ratio with bars on the sides
stretches a 4:3 picture to fill the screen
You can prevent some TV programs and movies from being watched by children using
the parental control feature. You can block programs based on the TV age-based
ratings (Y, Y7, G, PG, 14, MA) or the movie rating system of the MPAA (G, PG,
PG13, R, NC17, X). The parental control mode is protected by a 4-digit password.
Sleep Timer: The
LTV-32w4 HDC can be set to turn off after a specified time.
OSD (On Screen
Display): The duration of the
OSD can be set and the level of transparency can be adjusted.
Wall Mounting: The
TV can be wall mounted using an optional wall-mount bracket. The unit has two
sets of mounting holes on the back panel. One set is VESA 75-compatible (75mm x
75mm) and the other is VESA 100-compatible (100mm x 100mm), in accordance with
the industry standards set by the Video Electronics Standards Association. All
mounting holes require M4 screws.
Direct Input: There are direct
input buttons on the remote so you don't have to toggle between all the inputs
to reach the source you want. The direct buttons include TV (toggles between
HDTV and SDTV), DVD, PC, Component video (toggles between the two), S-video, and
Favorite Channel: There are
three favorite buttons on the remote for programming favorite channels. Pressing
one tunes that channel without having to change sources, then change channels.
PC Compatible: In addition to
the audio/video inputs, you can connect a PC to the VGA (D-Sub 15) input on this
TV for use as a computer monitor. A 3.5mm (1/8") mini-jack input is provided for
PC audio. The LTV-32w4 HDC supports several computer video resolutions:
- 1360 x 768 @ 60 Hz (recommended)
- 1280 x 1024 @ 60, 75 Hz
- 1024 x 768 @ 70, 75 Hz
- 848 x 480 @ 60 Hz
- 832 x 624 @ 75 Hz (mac)
- 800 x 600 @ 60, 75 Hz
- 720 x 400 @ 70 Hz
- 640 x 480 @ 60, 75 Hz
With the power off, insert a DVD (or CD) and the power turns on, the input
switches to DVD, and playback starts automatically.
If the TV is already on and a DVD is inserted into the slot, auto select is
activated and switches to the DVD input.
Disc Compatibility: The
built-in DVD player is compatible with the following discs: DVDs, DVD-Audio,
DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW, CD, Video CD, Super Video CD, CD-R, and CD-RW. All
discs must be 12cm, 8cm disc playback is not supported.
Transport: The DVD transport
functions; play/pause, chapter forward and backward, and stop are on the remote
and the side panel of the TV. Scan forward and backward, menu, and setup are
only on the remote.
With a DVD, you can choose from search speeds of 2x, 4x, 8x, and 20x in either
Repeat: You can repeat the
current chapter, the title, or the entire disc.
In demo mode playback starts automatically when you insert a disc and the repeat
function is engaged.
Resume Play: The resume
feature allows you to resume playback of a disc from the point where you last
stopped. The stopping point is cleared when the Stop button is pressed more than
once or the disc is ejected.
Input and Output Notes
Component Video Inputs: The two
sets of component video inputs will accept 1080i, 720p, 480p, and 480i signals.
One A/V input has an RCA composite video and an S-video input, only one of these
can be used.
HDMI Input: The HDMI input also
has RCA audio inputs for greater flexibility. The HDMI input will accept 1080i,
720p, 480p, and 480i signals.
PC Input: The PC input consists
of an RGB (D-sub 15-pin) jack and a 3.5mm audio mini-jack.
Left and right RCA audio inputs accompany the component video, S-video/composite
video, and HDMI inputs.
Digital Audio Output:
An optical digital output delivers stereo or multi-channel audio to a home
Analog Audio Output:
The left and right RCA audio outputs can be turned on or off in the menu.