Connecting via the HDMI Mini Connector VIXIA HF W10 _ HF W11

Article ID: ART173432 | Date published: 01/16/2019 | Date last updated: 01/16/2019


Connecting via the HDMI Mini Connector  VIXIA HF W10 _ HF W11


Connecting via the HDMI Mini Connector
If you are using an HDTV, you can play back in HD quality by connecting to the HDMI mini connector. “Optional Accessories”
  • Use a High Speed HDMI mini cable as the HDMI mini cable when not using the provided one. 
  • Refer also to the instruction manual of the TV in use.
1 Connect to a TV.
2 Connect the adapter cable and AC adapter to this unit.
3 Open the LCD monitor
  • The unit turns on automatically
4 Press the external input button on the TV to switch to the input from
this unit via the connected connector.
5 Play back a file.

Memo :
  • Change the settings in “HDMI OUTPUT” according to the connection. “ HDMI OUTPUT ”
  • When connected to the TV via the HDMI mini cable, images and sounds may not be output properly depending on the TV connected.
    • In such cases, perform the following operations.
      • 1) Disconnect the HDMI mini cable and connect it again.
      • 2) Turn off and on this unit again.
  • For questions about the TV or method of connection, contact your TV's manufacturer.

Operating in Conjunction with TV via HDMI
Connecting this unit to an HDMI-CEC enabled TV using the HDMI mini cable allows linked operations with the TV to be performed.
  • HDMI-CEC (Consumer Electronics Control) is an industry standard that enables interoperability between HDMI-CEC compliant devices that are connected via HDMI cables.
Memo :
  • Not all HDMI control devices comply with the HDMI-CEC standard. The HDMI control function of this unit will not work when connected to these devices. 
  • This unit is not guaranteed to operate with all HDMI-CEC enabled devices. 
  • Depending on the specifications of each HDMI-CEC enabled device, some functions may not work with this unit. (For details, refer to the instruction manual of your TV.) 
  • Unintended operations may occur with some connected devices. In these cases, set “HDMI CONTROL” to “OFF”. “ HDMI CONTROL ”
  • Connect an HDMI mini cable between this unit and the TV. “Connecting via the HDMI Mini Connector” 
  • Turn on the TV and set the HDMI-CEC related setting to “ON”. (For details, refer to the instruction manual of the TV.) 

Operation Method 1
1 Turn on this unit.
2 Select the playback mode.
3 Connect the HDMI mini cable.
  • TV turns on automatically and switches to HDMI input mode when this unit is turned on.
Operation Method 2
1 Turn off the TV.
  • This unit turns off automatically.
Memo :
  • Depending on the TV connected, the display language of this unit will automatically switch to the language that is selected for the TV when this unit is turned on. (This is applicable only if this unit supports the language selected for the TV.) To use this unit with a language that differs from the display language of the TV, set “HDMI CONTROL” to “OFF”.
  • The display language of the TV will not switch automatically, even if the display language of this unit is changed.
  • These functions may not work correctly when devices such as amplifier and selector are connected. Set “HDMI CONTROL” to “OFF”.

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