Using SIMPLINK
SIMPLINK allows you to control various multimedia devices so you can enjoy multimedia simply by using the TV remote control through the SIMPLINK menu.
  1. Connect the SIMPLINK HDMI Output port to the TV HDMI Input port with an HDMI cable.
  2. HomeSettingsGeneralSIMPLINK.
  3. Configure the SIMPLINK settings.
  4. Exit the SIMPLINK settings page.
  5. Turn on the connected device. The device is automatically connected to the TV.
  6. If the device is not automatically connected to the TV, click the Input button.
Refer to the following guidelines when using the Home Theater or the Sound Bar.
  1. When an HDMI cable is connected, the default sound setting is set to optical digital.
  2. The HDMI ARC device must be connected to the HDMI ARC input port.
  3. Select SettingsSoundSound Out to configure the settings for the external speaker.
  4. For home theaters that support SIMPLINK, connect to the HDMI input port and then connect the TV's optical digital output port to the SIMPLINK-linked device's optical digital input port with an optical cable (sold separately).
This feature works only with devices with the logo. Check for the SIMPLINK logo on the external device.
There may be a problem using the device if the device does not meet the required specifications.
A high-speed HDMI cable with CEC (Consumer Electronics Control) function is required to use SIMPLINK. Pin 13 of the high-speed HDMI cable is used for data transfer between devices.
Optical cable connection is supported only for models with an optical digital port.
Supported SIMPLINK Functions
Instant Play When you start a multimedia device, you can immediately watch content from the device on the TV without having to control anything.
Watch Media Enables the user to control multimedia devices with the TV remote control to watch content.
Main Power Off If Auto Power Sync is set to on in the SIMPLINK settings, turning off your TV will turn off all of your SIMPLINK-linked devices.
Main Power On If Auto Power Sync is set to On in the SIMPLINK settings, turning on a SIMPLINK-linked device will turn the TV on.
Change Speaker You can select either Home Theater or TV Speaker.