HDTV picture settings forum: LG LK450 picture settings

by: katzmaier November 1, 2011 12:48 PM PDT

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LG LK450 picture settings

by katzmaier CNET staff - 11/1/11 12:48 PM


Related products:
LG 32LK450
LG 37LK450

Calibration report using these settings:

Below you'll find the settings we found best for viewing the LG 42LK450 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.

Picture menu:
Aspect ratio: Just Scan
Energy Saving: Off
Picture Mode: Expert [1 or 2]
Backlight: 37
Contrast: 90
Brightness: 55
H Sharpness: 50
V Sharpness: 50
Color: 50
Tint: 0
TruMotion: Off
LED Local Dimming: High

--Expert control menu
Dynamic contrast: Off
Noise reduction: Off
Digital Noise Reduction: Off
Black level: Low
Real Cinema: On
Color Gamut: Standard
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: 3
Green Contrast: 0
Blue Contrast: -7
Red Brightness: 1
Green Brightness: 0
Blue Brightness: 1

-- Method: 10 point IRE
Luminance: [130 @ 100, otherwise grayed out]
IRE: [Red, Green, Blue respectively for each IRE point]
100 [-7, 0, -1]
90 [-6, 0, 4]
80 [-3, 0, -2]
70 [-3, -2, -2]
60 [-3, -3, -2]
50 [-1, -2, 0]
40 [-2, -1, -1]
30 [0, 0, 0]
20 [-1, 0, -1]
10 [-2, 0, -4]

Color management system
[no change; all values 0]

Note: This post was edited by its original author added link to calibration report on 11/01/2011 at 12:58 PM PT

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