The first thing we would like to help you do is get your LG Smart Blu-ray Player hooked up to your television so you can start enjoying its many features. Even if you've already hooked it up to your television, you may want to double-check that you have everything set up correctly. Just choose the type of connection you will be using below and we'll get you started.
If you have an HDMITV or monitor equipped with HDMI ports, you can connect it to this player using an HDMI cable (Type A, High Speed HDMITM Cable). This is the simplest, and best, way to hook up your new LG Smart Blu-ray Player.
Connect the HDMI jack on the player to the HDMI jack on an HDMI-compatible TV or monitor, and set the TV's input source to HDMI. You should be all set!
When you connect an HDMI- or DVI-compatible device, make sure of the following:
Not all HDCP-compatible HDMI or DVI devices will work with this player. If that is the case:
There are two ways to connect your Smart Blu-ray player to your amplifier.
Via HDMI output:
Via digital audio output:
There are some initial steps you'll have to take to get connected to your network. This section should answer your questions about installation and bandwidth requirements, but please don't hesitate to contact us if you encounter any issues.
Using a wired network provides the best performance, because the attached devices connect directly to the network and are not subject to radio frequency interference.
Before you get started, connect the player's LAN port to the corresponding port on your modem or router using a commercially available LAN or Ethernet cable. Next, follow these step-by-step instructions to set up a wired connection:
The unit will automatically be connected to the network.
Users with wireless-enabled devices can follow these step-by-step instructions to enjoy streaming online and other network-enabled features. (Some models may require an additional Wi-Fi accessory in order to connect.)
Although the minimum required bandwidth to use LG Smart TV is 1.5Mbps, it is recommended that at least 3.0Mbps be available (and 5.0Mbps for HD content). Not sure how much bandwidth you have? Your best bet is to check with your Internet service provider (ISP) and request more if you need to increase it.
Wireless Internet connection & certain subscriptions required and sold separately. The Magic Motion Remote does not come equipped with all LG Smart TV enabled TVs and a separate purchase may be required. Content and services vary by product and are subject to change without notice.