HDTV picture settings forum: Sony KDL-55W802A picture settings

by: tpendlebury May 16, 2013 6:01 PM PDT

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Sony KDL-55W802A picture settings

by tpendlebury CNET staff - 5/16/13 6:01 PM

Sony KDL-55W802A


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Calibration report using these settings:

Below you'll find the settings I found best for viewing the Sony KDL-55W802A in a dim room via the HDMI input. Your settings may vary depending on source, room conditions, and personal preference. Check out the Picture settings and calibration FAQ for more information.

Calibration notes: The greyscale measurement was dead flat on our pre-calibration run , and I have rarely seen it this perfect -- obviously this makes me suspicious.

I experimented with Advanced Contrast Enhancer -- which controls Frame Dimming -- and found that Medium still offered a perfect greyscale while Gamma did take a hit.

Color was unable to be corrected due to the limited controls and the blue issues were still evident even when color was at 100.

-Picture Mode Cinema 1
Backlight 1
Picture 81
Brightness 51
Color 47
Hue 0
Color Temperature Warm 2
Sharpness 48
Noise Reduction Off
MPEG Noise Reduction OffDot Noise Reduction Off
Reality Creation Off
Video Area Detection Off
Resolution Min
Noise Filtering Min
Smooth Gradation Off
Motionflow Off
CineMotion Auto

--Advanced Settings sub menu
Black Corrector Off
Adv. Contrast Enhancer Medium
Gamma 0
LED Dynamic Control Low
Auto Light Limiter Off
Clear White Off
Live Color Off
White Balance [see below]
Detail Enhancer Off
Edge Enhancer Off
Skin Naturalizer Off
Display Speed Preference Off [greyed out]

--White Balance sub-menu
R-Gain 0
G-Gain 0
B-Gain -3
R-Bias 0
G-Bias 0
B-Bias 0

Scene Select: Cinema
Eco sub-menu
Power Saving: Off
Scene Select Syn c Off

Note: This post was edited by its original author Addid Scribd link on 05/20/2013 at 11:43 AM PT

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