LG LV5500 picture settings

by tpendlebury CNET staff - 11/8/11 12:40 PM

Review:
http://reviews.cnet.com/flat-panel-tvs/lg-infinia-47lv5500/4505-6482_7-34472299.html

Related products:
LG 42LV5500
LG 55LV5500

Calibration report using these settings:
http://scr.bi/vqZs9h

Below you'll find the settings we found best for viewing the LG 55LV5500 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 or 2]
Backlight: 30
Contrast: 92
Brightness: 52
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: 13
Green Contrast: 0
Blue Contrast: -5
Red Brightness: 4
Green Brightness: 5
Blue Brightness: 0

-- Method: 10 point IRE
Luminance: [130 @ 100, otherwise grayed out]
IRE: [Red, Green, Blue respectively for each IRE point]
100 [1, 0, 0]
90 [3, 0, 0]
80 [0, 0, 0]
70 [0, 2, 0]
60 [3, 3, 0]
50 [2, 3, 2]
40 [2, 2, 2]
30 [0, 3, 0]
20 [3, 0, 9]
10 [-11, 1, -8]

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

Note: This post was edited by a forum moderator added link to calibration settings on 11/08/2011 at 12:52 PM PT