LG 55LW9800 picture settings

by katzmaier CNET staff - 10/6/11 12:36 PM

Review:
http://reviews.cnet.com/flat-panel-tvs/lg-55lw9800/4505-6482_7-35004016.html

Related products:
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Calibration report using these settings:
http://scr.bi/ndgDM2

Below you'll find the settings we found best for viewing the LG 55LW9800 in a dim room via the HDMI input at 1080p/24 resolution. 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:
Aspect ratio: Just Scan
Energy Saving: Off
Picture Mode: Expert 1
Backlight: 37
Contrast: 82
Brightness: 52
H Sharpness: 25
V Sharpness: 44
Color: 50
Tint: 0
TruMotion: Off
LED Local Dimming: Low

--Expert control menu
Dynamic contrast: Off
Noise reduction: Off
MPEG Noise Reduction: Off
Super Resolution: Off
Black level: Low
Real Cinema: On
Color Gamut: BT709
Edge Enhancer: Off
xvYCC: Auto [grayed out]
Expert Pattern: Off [grayed out]
Color Filter: Off

Color Temperature: Warm
Gamma: 2.2

Method: [set both, see below]
Pattern: Outer

-- Method: 2-points
Red Contrast: -5
Green Contrast: 8
Blue Contrast: 27
Red Brightness: -16
Green Brightness: -24
Blue Brightness: -25

-- Method: 10 point IRE
Luminance: [130 @ 100, otherwise grayed out]
IRE: [Red, Green, Blue respectively for each IRE point]
100 [-6, 0, -3]
90 [-1, 0, -1]
80 [-4, 0, -1]
70 [2, 3, 4]
60 [3, 5, 4]
50 [5, 5, 3]
40 [2, 0, 0]
30 [2, 2, 3]
20 [0, -1, 0]
10 [2, 3, 3]

Color management system
Red Color: 2
Red Tint: 0
Green Color: 3
Green Tint: 20
Blue Color: 8
Blue Tint: 0
Yellow Color: -20
Yellow Tint: -2
Cyan Color: 13
Cyan Tint: 1
Magenta Color: -1
Magenta Tint: 0

Note: This post was edited by its original author added link to calibration results on 10/06/2011 at 12:40 PM PT