HDTV Tuner: The TV has built-in over-the-air HDTV (ATSC) and
Digital Cable (QAM) tuners, so you don't need a separate set-top box to receive
and decode over-the-air HDTV/SDTV or unencrypted Digital Cable signals.
Native Resolution: The LCD television displays all inputs at
a resolution of 720p (1366 x 768). The television's HDMI and component video
inputs will accept 1080i, 720p, 480p and 480i video signals.
Video Inputs: The Samsung LCD TV features HDMI, Component,
and Composite video inputs.
- HDMI: The HDMI input can be used to connect a DVD
player, Game console, HDTV or Satellite Set-top box with an HDMI output. The
HDMI input can also be used to connect a device with a DVI output (a
DVI-to-HDMI adapter cable is necessary). If a DVI-equipped device is used, a
separate audio cable will also be needed from the device to the "PC/DVI
Audio In" 3.5mm stereo audio jack. No audio cables are needed for an
HDMI-equipped device. The HDMI input can also be used to connect a PC to
this TV. The HDMI jack will accept 1080p,1080i, 720p, 480p and 480i signals.
- Component Video: The Component Video jack will accept
1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p, and 480i signals. The Component Video jack can
also be used as a composite video input (480i only).
Wide Color Enhancer: The Samsung LCD television features a
Wide Color Enhancer to provide natural, realistic colors.
Screen Sizes: You can choose one of the following picture
- 16:9: Sets the picture to 16:9 wide mode.
- Zoom 1: Vertically enlarges the size of the picture and
allows you to move the enlarged picture using the arrows on the remote.
- Zoom 2: Vertically enlarges the size of the picture
more than Zoom 1 and allows you to move the enlarged picture using the
arrows on the remote.
- Wide Fit: Proportionally enlarges the picture to fit
the entire screen without changing the aspect ratio.
- 4:3: Sets the picture to 4:3 normal mode with pillars
on the left and right of the screen.
- Screen Fit: See the full image with no resizing when
HDMI (720p/1080i/180p) or Component (1080i/1080p) signals are inputted
Note: Screen Size settings can be stored for each
external device you have connected to an input of the TV.
Picture Control: You can make the following adjustment for
an optimum picture:
- Automatic Picture Settings:
- Standard: for the optimum display in a normal
- Dynamic: for high-definition in a bright room
- Movie: for viewing movies in a dark room
- Manual Picture Settings:
- Backlight: adjusts the brightness of the LCD
- Contrast: adjusts the contrast level of the picture
- Brightness: adjusts the brightness level of the
- Sharpness: adjusts the edge definition of the
- Color: adjusts the color saturation of the picture
- Tint (G/R): adjusts the color tint of the picture
- Advanced Picture Settings:
- Black Tone: adjusts the black level on the screen
to adjust the screen depth
- Dynamic Contrast: adjusts the screen contrast so
that the optimal contrast is provided
- Gamma: adjusts the primary color (red, green, blue)
intensity from -3 to +3
- Color Space: select your favorite color space
(color matrix compose of red, green and blue colors) to experience the
most natural color
- Color Tone: adjusts the overall color tone of the
televisions using one of four presets: Cool, Normal, Warm 1, Warm 2
- Flesh Tone: emphasize the pink flesh tone in a
- White Balance: adjusts the color temperature for
more natural picture colors
- Edge Enhancement: emphasize object boundaries in
HDMI Black Level: You can select the black level on the screen to
adjust the screen depth when you have a component connected via HDMI to the
television. You can select either Normal or Low.
Digital Noise Filter: If the broadcast signal received by
your TV is weak, you can activate the Digital Noise Reduction feature to help
reduce any static and ghosting that may appear on the screen. You can select
Low, Medium, High, Auto, or Off.
Film Mode: The TV can be set to automatically sense and
process film signals from all sources and adjust the picture from optimum
quality. Film mode is supported in TV, AV, Component (480i/1080i), and HDMI
Game Mode: When connecting
the television to a game console, you can enjoy a more realistic gaming
experience when selecting Game Mode.
Auto Volume: Auto volume
automatically adjusts the volume of the desired channel, lowering the sound
output when the modulation signal is high or raising the sound output when the
modulation signal is low. This reduces the difference in volume when changing
Sound Modes: You can choose from the following sound
- Standard: Select the normal sound mode.
- Music: Emphasizes music over voices.
- Movie: Provides the best sound for movies.
- Clear Voice: Emphasizes voices over other sounds.
- Custom: Adjusts the 5-band EQ; 100 Hz, 300 Hz, 1 kHz, 3
kHz, and 10 kHz.
TruSurround HD: SRS TruSurround HD is a patented SRS technology that solves the problem of
playing 5.1 multichannel content over two speakers. TruSurround delivers a
compelling, virtual surround sound experience through any two-speaker playback
system, including the internal television speakers. It is fully compatible with
all multichannel formats.
Digital Audio: The optical digital output (with plastic
cover) on the rear panel will output Dolby Digital (when available) or 2 channel
Headphone Output: The television features a rear-panel 3.5mm headphone
output for private listening enjoyment.
PC-Capable: This unit has a 15-pin D-Sub (RGB) input that
allows you to use it as a high-resolution computer monitor. The HDMI input can
also be used with a computer. The TV can be set to automatically adjust to the
video signals received, or you can use the setup menu to adjust the screen
quality and position.
Note: The Samsung LCD TV provides an optimal PC
resolution of 1360 x 768 (60Hz).
PC Input: This input consists of a stereo mini-jack and an analog
RGB (D-Sub 15-pin) jack. This jack allows you to connect a personal computer
with a D-Sub 15-pin output. When using the RGB (D-Sub 15-pin) jack, you must use
the PC Audio 3.5mm input for your audio connection.
USB Port: The Samsung LCD television features a rear-panel
USB type-A port for playback of JPEG and MP3 media files stored on a USB Mass
Storage Device (MTP not supported). JPEG (1360 x 768) and MP3 (32, 44.1, 48 kHz)
files must be formatted in FAT16/32. The TV can recognize up to 300 folders or
- JPEG Playback: JPEG still image files can be viewed as
a slide show with background music or as a thumbnail view (up to 15 images).
Still images can also viewed full-screen and zoomed or rotated.
- MP3 Playback: MP3 music files are displayed in a folder
and track list. Music files can be repeated in a selected folder.
Note: The USB port can also be used to install future
Samsung firmware upgrades that have been downloaded from Samsung's website
to a USB thumbdrive.
Input Source Names: You can
assign a pre-programmed name to each of the inputs. When input
naming is completed, you will no longer have to remember which component is
connected to each input when selecting a source to watch. Source names include
VCR, DVD, Cable STB, Satellite STB, PVR STB, AV Receiver, Game, Camcorder, PC,
TV, DVI PC, DVI, IPTV, Blu-Ray, HD-DVD, and DMA.
Channel Labels: Each analog channel programmed into
memory can be labeled with a name.
Digital channels names are already assigned and cannot be edited.
Favorite Channel: You can
create a list of your favorite channels and recall the list using the FAV.CH
button on the remote.
Analog Channel Fine Tuning: The
fine tuning feature allows you to manually adjust analog channels for optimal
reception. A separate fine tuning setting may be put into the TV's memory for
each analog channel.
V-Chip: The V-Chip automatically locks out programs that are
deemed inappropriate for children. You can set up the parameters for the V-Chip
using the TV Parental Guidelines, MPAA (movie) ratings, Canadian French, or
Canadian English ratings systems. The V-Chip function is protected by a 4-digit
Energy Saver: This feature adjust the brightness of the TV
in order to reduce power consumption. When watching TV at night, set the Energy
Saver feature to High to reduce eye fatigue as well as power consumption. You
can set this feature to High, Medium, Low or Off.
Sleep Timer: The
sleep timer switches the television off after a specified amount of time. The
sleep timer can be set to 30, 60, 90, 120, 150, or 180 minutes.
On/Off Timer: The three On/Off timers allow you to program
the television to turn itself on and off by selecting a specific on time and a
specific off time. An On/off timer can be set to repeat only once, everyday,
Mon-Fri, Mon-Sat, or Sat-Sun. You can also choose the On Timer's content (TV,
USB, or Antenna) and volume. The on and off timers work independently of one
Auto Power Off: The TV will be automatically turned off
after 3 hours of being left idle to prevent overheating (available only when the
TV is turned on by the Timer).
Screen Saver: The TV provides a Screen Saver which will
appear after 2, 4, 8, or 10 hours of no operation from the TV's remote or
unique melody plays when the TV is turned on and off. The melody volume is
adjustable (Low/Medium/High), or you can turn this feature
off if you prefer.
TV Only Remote: The supplied remote control is designed to
only operate the Samsung LCD television. You
can use the remote control up to a distance of about 23 feet from TV with a
direct line of sight.
Pedestal Stand: The TV is shipped with the pedestal stand
unattached. The pedestal stand attaches to the television using the supplied
hardware. The television weighs 9.3 lbs with the stand.
Wall Mounting: The TV has four threaded inserts on the back
for use with an optional wall-mount bracket. The spacing of the mounting holes
is VESA 75 x 75 (75mm horizontal x 75mm vertical) in accordance with the
industry standards set by the Video Electronics Standards Association. The
threaded inserts require M4 (4mm) machine screws (not supplied). The television
weighs 8.6 lbs without the stand.
Kensington Lock: When mounting the monitor in a public
place, you can secure it with an optional anti-theft device called a Kensington
Lock. This TV has a slot on the rear panel to accommodate a Kensington Lock