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What equipment will I need to watch 3D?

The required equipment includes a 3D television and 3D glasses. Although other 3D TVs are available, we strongly recommend you purchase one of the following compatible 3D TV models listed below to allow for a seamless 3D integration experience.

  • Panasonic (Model TC-P50VT25, TC-P54VT25, TC-P58VT25, and TC-P65VT25 )
  • Samsung (Model LN55C750R2F, LN46C750R2F, UN55C9000ZF, UN46C8000XF, UN46C9000ZF, UN55C8000XF, UN55C7000WF, UN46C7000WF, UN40C7000WF, PN50C7000YF, PN58C7000YF, PN63C7000YF, PN50C8000YF, PN58C8000YF, PN63C8000YF)
  • Mitsubishi  All models require the 3DA-1 adapter from Mitsubishi. (TV Models WD-57833, WD-60638, WD-60735, WD-60737, WD-60738,WD-60C8, WD-60C9, WD-60C10, WD-65C8, WD-65C9, WD-65C10, WD-73C8, WD-73C9, WD-73C10, L65-A90, L75-A81, L75-A91, WD-65638, WD-65735, WD-65736,WD-65737,WD-65738, WD-65833, WD-65835, WD-65837, WD-65838, WD-73638, WD-73735, WD-73736, WD-73737, WD-73738, WD-73833, WD-73835, WD-73837, WD-73838, WD-82737, WD-82738, WD-82837, WD-82838)
  • Sony (Models XBR-52LX900, XBR-60LX900)
  • LG (Model 47LX6500, 47LX9500, 55LX6500, 55LX9500)
  • Sharp Firmware upgrade may be required. (LC-70LE735U, 60LE835U, 52LE835U, 46LE835U, 40LE835U, 60LE935UN, 52LE935UN)
  • VIZIO (XVT3D650SV, XVT3D424SV, E3D470VX, XVT3D555SV, M3D550SR, E3D420VX, XVT474SV, M3D420SR, E3D320VX)

Current HDMI cables are 3D compatible. The HDMI cable must be connected directly between the DIRECTV receiver and the 3D TV.

*Supported 3D televisions may also need a firmware upgrade.  Please check with your television manufacturer to ensure you have the latest firmware version for your 3D-HD television model.



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