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How to set up your Sony 4K TV for a UHD / 4K / HDCP 2.2 compliant HDMI connection

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HDCP stands for High-bandwidth Digital Content Protection, a copy prevention technology used on HDMI connections.
Version 2.2 is specifically designed to prevent illegal copying of 4K Ultra HD content.

  1. Please look at the tables below to find out which HDMI port you need to use to connect the UHD / 4K device via HDMI.
    (UHD devices such as Sony PS4 Pro, Sony UHD BD-Players, Sky Q UHD box, BT UHD box, etc.)
  2. Please enable ‘ HDMI Enhanced mode ’ for the HDMI input for 2015, 2016, and 2017 models.
    To view 4K or HDR pictures at 18 Gbps:*
    • Use a Premium High Speed HDMI cable for 18 Gbps
    • Set HDMI signal format to Enhanced format
      • Press the HOME button on the remote control
      • Select Settings**
      • Select External inputs in the TV category
      • Select HDMI signal format and set to Enhanced format

*4K (50, 60 Hz) with YCbCr 4:4:4, YCbCr 4:2:2, YCbCr 4:2:0 / 10bit, RGB, HDR picture, etc.

2017 Sony 4K TV models: All HDMI ports support 4K connected inputs/devices 

 

KD-77A1KD-75XE9405KD-75XE9005KD-75XE8596KD-55XE8096KD-65XE70xxKD-43XE8396
KD-65A1KD-65XE9305KD-65XE9005KD-65XE85xxKD-49XE80xxKD-55XE70xxKD-49XE8396
KD-55A1KD-55XE9305KD-55XE9005KD-55XE85xxKD-43XE80xxKD-49XE70xxKD-55XE8396
  KD-49XE9005  KD-43XE70xx 

2016 Sony 4K TV models: All HDMI ports support 4K connected inputs/devices 

KD-43XD8005KD-49XD7004KD-50SD8005KD-65SD8505KD-75XD8505
KD-43XD8077KD-49XD7005KD-55SD8505KD-65XD7504KD-75XD9405
KD-43XD8088KD-49XD8005KD-55XD7004KD-65XD7505
*HDMI 2 & 3 only
KD-75ZD9
KD-43XD8099KD-49XD8077KD-55XD7005KD-65XD8505KD-85XD8505
KD-43XD8305KD-49XD8088KD-55XD8005KD-65XD8577KD-100ZD9
 KD-49XD8099KD-55XD8505KD-65XD8599 
 KD-49XD8305KD-55XD8577KD-65XD9305 
  KD-55XD8588KD-65ZD9 
  KD-55XD8599  
  KD-55XD9305  

 

2015 Sony 4K TV models: All HDMI ports support 4K connected inputs/devices

 

KD-43X8305CKD-49X8005CKD-55S8005CKD-65S8005C
KD-43X8307CKD-49X8305CKD-55S8505CKD-65S8505C
KD-43X8308CKD-49X8307CKD-55X8005CKD-65X8500C
KD-43X8309CKD-49X8308CKD-55X8500CKD-65X8505C
 KD-49X8309CKD-55X8505CKD-65X8507C
  KD-55X8507CKD-65X8508C
  KD-55X8508CKD-65X8509C
  KD-55X8509CKD-65X9005C
  KD-55X9005CKD-65X9305C
  KD-55X9305C KD-75X8505C
   KD-75X9105C
   KD-75X9405C

 

2014 Sony 4K TV models: Please use HDMI 1 or HDMI 2 inputs

 

KD-49X8505BKD-65S9005BKD-75S9005B
KD-55X8500BKD-65X8500BKD-79X9005B
KD-55X8505BKD-65X8505BKD-85X9505B
KD-55X9005BKD-65X9005B 

 

**NOTE: For Android Oreo (OSV-O), the settings icon is located in the top right-hand corner