This is where the magic begins. Here is some simple assistance for unpacking your LG Smart TV with Google TV and getting to know your accessories. Watch this video to begin your easy setup experience.
Your LG Google TV is great for all sorts of entertainment—digital cable, video gaming, online content, videos from your phone, you name it! If you need help setting them up, the diagrams below should remove some of the guesswork.
Connect the different external devices to the ports on the TV back panel.
Your DVD, Blu-Ray, and HD Cable Box are all just moments away from being connected to your Google TV!
HDMI is the ideal way to connect a device. It transmits the digital video and audio signals from an external device to the TV. Connect the device to the TV with the HDMI cable, as shown in the illustration.
Choose any HDMI input port to connect—it doesn't matter which port you use.
This connection carries digital video from an external device such as a computer to your LG Google TV. Connect the device with the DVI-HDMI cable, as shown in the illustration. To transmit an audio signal, connect an audio cable.
Choose any HDMI/DVI input port to connect—it doesn't matter which port you use.
Now you can play videos from your phone on your TV, thanks to the Mobile High-definition Link (MHL). MHL is an interface for transmitting digital audiovisual signals from mobile phones to television sets.
This connection transmits the analog video and audio signals from an external device to the TV. Connect with the component cable as shown in the illustration.
This connection also transmits the analog video and audio signals from an external device to the TV. Connect with the composite cable as shown in the illustration.
You have a choice of two methods to connect your PC to your Google TV: either use a HDMI Connection or a DVI to HDMI Connection. Take a look at both methods A and B.
You can use an optional external audio system instead of the built-in speaker—but if you do so, make sure to set the TV speaker feature to off.
The Digital Optical Audio Connection transmits the digital audio signal from the TV to an external device. Connect with the optical audio cable as shown in the illustration.
Want to hook up your LG Google TV with a USB storage device? It's easy! You can connect your USB flash memory, memory card reader, or an external hard drive right to your TV.
Ready to hook up your LG Google TV to a wireless network? Simply connect the TV to a router with a LAN cable. Or, connect with Wi-Fi by accessing Network Setup in the initial Setup Wizard. For seamless internet streaming LG recommends a stable 4 Mbps broadband speed and 1.5 Mbps as a minimum.
*Wireless internet connections & certain subscriptions required and sold separately. Content and services vary by product and are subject to change without notice.