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CTA Connections Guide

So you just brought home a new Blu-ray player — now what? Maybe you finally bought a new gaming system and aren't sure what to do next.

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA)™ Connections Guide is a series of short videos to walk you through how to connect a gaming system, streaming device, digital antenna or DVD or Blu-ray player to your TV to create the best audiovisual experience from the comfort of your home.

Connections Guide Overview

Learn about the types of cable connections you will use when setting up your home audiovisual devices, such as a gaming system, streaming device, digital antenna, stereo receiver, or DVD or Blu-ray player.

 

How to Connect a Gaming System to Your TV

This video will show you how to connect your gaming system to your TV and stereo system for a more immersive gaming experience.

 

How to Connect a Streaming Device to Your TV

Learn how to connect your streaming device to your TV and stereo receiver to experience the best of online video content.

 

How to Connect a Digital Antenna to Your TV

This video will show you how to connect a digital antenna to your TV and stereo receiver to receive and view free, over-the-air digital and high-definition television programming with immersive video.

 

How to Connect a DVD or Blu-ray Player to Your Television

This video will show you how to connect a DVD or Blu-ray player to your TV and stereo system to have a cinema-like experience at home.

 

How to Connect a Gaming System, Streaming Device, Digital Antenna and DVD or Blu-ray Player to Your TV

This video will show you how to connect multiple audiovisual home entertainment devices to your TV and stereo system to create the ultimate home entertainment system.