HDTV picture settings forum: Samsung UN55C8000 picture settings

by: katzmaier April 6, 2010 1:20 PM PDT

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Samsung UN55C8000 picture settings

by katzmaier CNET staff - 4/6/10 1:20 PM

Review:
http://reviews.cnet.com/flat-panel-tvs/samsung-un55c8000/4505-6482_7-34001684.html

Related products:
Samsung UN46C8000
Samsung UN65C8000

Below you'll find the settings we found best for viewing the Samsung UN55C8000 in a dark room via the HDMI input with a 2D, 1080p, film-based source (we did not perform a calibration for 3D). Your settings may vary depending on source, room conditions, and personal preference. Check out the Picture settings and calibration FAQ for more information.
http://news.cnet.com/8301-17938_105-9996461-1.html

--Picture menu
Mode: Movie
Backlight: 8
Contrast: 97
Brightness: 48
Sharpness: 0
Color: 47
Tint: G50/R50

Eco Solution submenu:
Energy Saving: Off
Eco Sensor: Off
No Signal Power Off: Off

Auto Adjustment and Screen submenus: [Grayed out]

Advanced settings submenu
Black tone: Off
Dynamic contrast: Off
Gamma: 0
Color space: Auto
Flesh tone: 0
Edge enhancement: Off
xvYCC: Off
LED Motion Plus: Off

White balance submenu
R-Offset: 25
G-Offset: 23
B-Offset: 25
R-Gain: 25
G-Gain: 25
B-Gain: 19

10p White Balance: On
Interval 1: Red -2, Green 0, Blue -2
Interval 2: Red 0, Green 0, Blue 0
Interval 3: Red 0, Green 0, Blue -2
Interval 4: Red 0, Green 2, Blue 0
Interval 5: Red 0, Green 0, Blue 0
Interval 6: Red 0, Green 0, Blue 0
Interval 7: Red 0, Green 0, Blue 0
Interval 8: Red 0, Green 0, Blue 0
Interval 9: Red 0, Green 0, Blue 0
Interval 10: Red 2, Green 0, Blue 0

Picture options submenu
Color tone: Warm2
Size: Screen Fit
Digital Noise Filter: Off
MPEG Noise Filter: Off
HDMI black level: Normal [grayed out]
Film mode: Off [grayed out]
Auto motion plus: Custom
-- Custom settings:
Blur reduction: 10
Judder reduction: 0
Smart LED: On
Auto Protection Time: 2 hours
Smart LED: Standard

3D submenu
3D Mode: Off
3D AutoView: On
[remaining options grayed out]

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