Pioneer plasma high-definition television monitors are designed to accept HDMI connections from any source providing an HDMI output. Different output devices include DVD and Blu-Ray players, DVR boxes, game consoles and computer systems. The HDMI cable interface is designed to carry a full audio signal as well as a full high-definition video signal. Connecting an HDMI device to the HDMI input of a Pioneer plasma television requires an HDMI cable.
Connect the HDMI output of a device such as a Blu-Ray player to one of the Pioneer TV's HDMI inputs with an HDMI cable.
Power on the Pioneer TV.
Use the remote control to select the correct HDMI input source. This is often labeled "HDMI1," "HDMI2" and "HDMI3."
Power on the external HDMI device. After a few seconds, the device's output signal will appear on the Pioneer plasma TV.
The audio carried by the HDMI cable can be stereo or 5.1 surround sound.