HDTV picture settings forum: LG 47LA6200 picture settings

by: katzmaier August 26, 2013 7:46 AM PDT

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LG 47LA6200 picture settings

by katzmaier CNET staff - 8/26/13 7:46 AM


Related products:
LG 42LA6200
LG 50LA6200
LG 55LA6200
LG 60LA6200

Calibration report using these settings:
[see below]

TV software/firmware version tested: 04.00.20

Below you'll find the settings I found best for viewing the LG 47LA6200 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: As usual the Cinema mode was the most accurate out of the box, although it was still quite minus-blue. A few tweaks to the two-point grayscale brought it to near-perfection, however, to the extent that we didn't bother with the multipoint control. Color was also similarly superb, so much so that we didn't perform any tweaks of the color management system.

The Dynamic Contrast mode doesn't do very much; the difference bwteeen on and off was only visible by our meter. No mode performs any local dimming of the edge-light.

Picture menu:
Energy Saving: Off
Picture Mode: Expert [1 or 2]
Backlight: 50
Contrast: 80
Brightness: 53
H Sharpness: 0
V Sharpness: 0
Color: 50
Tint: 0
Aspect Ratio: Just Scan

--Expert control menu--
Dynamic contrast: Off
Super Resolution: Off
Color Gamut: Standard
Edge Enhancer: Off
xvYCC: Auto [grayed out]
Color Filter: Off
Expert Pattern: Off [grayed out]
Gamma: 2.2

--White Balance submenu--
Color Temperature: Warm
Method: 2-points [do not adjust 20-point]
Pattern: Outer
Points: [High]
Red: 6
Green: 0
Blue: 23
Points: [Low]
Red: 0
Green: 0
Blue: -3

--Color management system submenu--
[no changes; all settings "0"]

Red: [Saturation 6. Tint 3, Luminance 3]
Green: [Saturation -2. Tint 6, Luminance 6]
Blue: [Saturation 0, Tint 0, Luminance 0]
Cyan: [Saturation 0. Tint 4, Luminance 4]
Magenta: [Saturation 20. Tint 0, Luminance 0]
Yellow: [Satu
ration 0. Tint 0, Luminance 0]

--Picture Option menu--
Noise reduction: Off
MPEG Noise Reduction: Off
Black Level: Low
Real Cinema: On
Motion Eye Care: Off [grayed out]
TruMotion: Off

Note: This post was edited by its original author Fixed errant TruMotion setting; it should be "Off." See review for details. on 08/27/2013 at 5:30 AM PT

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