LED Edge-Lighting: Samsung's LED Edge-Lighting technology
allows for a high dynamic contrast ratio and ultra-sharp blacks by allowing
multiple LEDs to turn on an off automatically based on the image. LED
Edge-Lighting also provides more natural color representation and deep reds and
greens, because Samsung uses white LEDs that produce 105% of the broadcast color
gamut. The television's white LEDs are arranged along the left and right edges
of the screen and a proprietary light guide is used to focus its luminance
inwards towards the middle of the screen for a more uniform brightness. Overall,
this LED Backlight system produces contrast with stronger blacks and whites, and
greater subtlety of every gradation in between.
- Wide Color Enhancer Plus: With Wide Color Enhancer Plus, you'll witness a
wider spectrum of colors on the TV screen, just like the director intended.
You'll enjoy enriched colors while watching your favorite movies, and shows,
even if it's older, non-HD content.
- Motion Lighting: The TV automatically adjust the brightness of the
screen in response to the brightness of the room. In bright light, the screen
brightens. In dim light, the screen dims.
- Motion Rate 60: The Samsung LED-LCD TV features a native refresh rate
Video Inputs: The Samsung LED-LCD TV offers high-definition and standard definition video inputs.
- HDMI 1.3: The Samsung LED-LCD TV features two HDMI 1.3
inputs to connect your Blu-ray player, cable box, satellite receiver, or
Gaming system. In addition, any HDMI input can be used to connect a PC to
- Analog: The Samsung LED-LCD TV features a single
component video input which will accept 1080p (24/60Hz), 1080i, 720p, 480p
and 480i video signals. The component video input can also be used as a
composite video input (480i only).
Note: The TV feature a single RF-type coaxial input for
connecting an external indoor/outdoor antenna. The unit has built-in
over-the-air HDTV (ATSC) tuner, so you don't need a separate set-top box to
receive and decode over-the-air HDTV/SDTV or unencrypted Digital Cable
signals (up to 1080i).
HDMI (MHL) Port: The HDMI 2 port is designed for the
connection of select mobile phones and other portable electronic devices using
the new MHL (Mobile High-Definition Link) standard. Simply plug your MHL
compatible smartphone into the TV's HDMI 2 (MHL) port using the HDMI cable that
is included with your mobile phone. MHL allows you to display full 1080p video
and still images on the Samsung TV from your mobile smartphone. The TV's IR
remote can be used to control basic playback functions (such as Play/Pause, Stop
Fast Forward/Rewind, and Menu navigation). Your MHL compliant device will also
charge while connected to the TV's HDMI 2 port. To find MHL-certified devices,
Picture Control: You can make the following adjustments for
an optimum picture.
- Picture Sizes: You can choose one of the following
screen sizes - 16:9 (widescreen format), Zoom 1/2 (magnifies 16:9 image
vertically), Wide Fit (enlarges the aspect ratio to fit entire screen), 4:3
(4:3 mode), Screen Fit (displays full image without any cutoff), and Custom
(magnify or shrink 16:9 images vertically and horizontally).
- Picture Modes: Picture Modes apply preset adjustments
to the picture. Select from Dynamic( increases the brightness of the
screen), Standard (suitable for a normal environment), Natural (useful for
reducing eye strain), or Movie (darkens the screen and reduces glare), or
Entertain (sharpens images for a more dynamic viewing experience; only
available when connected to a computer).
- Manual Picture Settings: The TV has several options for
manually adjusting the picture quality. Manually adjust Backlight (adjusts
the brightness of the LED backlight), Contrast (increases or decreases the
contrast between dark and light areas of the picture), Brightness (adjusts
the brightness level of the picture) Sharpness (sharpens or dulls the edges
of objects), Color (adjusts the color saturation of the picture), and Tint
(adjusts the amount of green and red in a picture).
- Advanced Picture Settings: The TV also offers more
advanced picture adjustments for fine tuning. Fine tune the Dynamic Contrast
(adjusts the screen contrast for optimal contrast), Black Tone (adjusts the
black level on the screen to adjust the screen depth), Flesh Tone (adjusts
the amount of red in skin tones), RGB (displays the Red/Green/Blue color for
making find adjustments to the hue and saturation), Color Space (adjusts the
range of colors available to create the image), White Balance (adjusts the
color temperature for more natural picture colors), and Gamma (adjusts the
primary color red/green/blue intensity).
- Picture Options: Additional picture options provide you
with an even better viewing experience. Make adjustments to Color Tone (adjusts the overall color tone of the televisions using
Cool/Normal/Warm 1/Warm 2 presets), Digital Clean View (reduces any static
and ghosting that may appear on the screen), MPEG Noise Filter (reduces MPEG
noise to provide an improved picture), HDMI Black Level (adjusts the screen
depth via black levels), and LED Clear Motion (removes drag from fast scenes
with a lot of movement to provide a clear picture).
- Film & Sports Modes: 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 (1080i). The television can also be set to Sports mode which
optimizes viewing for a more realistic sporting event.
PIP (Picture-in-Picture): You can watch the TV's tuner
and one external video source (component/HDMI) simultaneously). The
component/HDMI source will be displayed as the main picture, while the TV
channel will be displayed in a sub-screen, while which can be moved to each
corner of the television's screen. You can switch the audio between the main
screen and sub-screen.
DTS Premium Sound: The Samsung LED-LCD TV employs DTS Studio
Sound processing with DTS TruSurround and DTS TruDialog which will decode
DTS-encoded content, such as TV programming, Blu-ray movies, and streaming
media, as well as processes stereo content to deliver an optimized virtual
surround sound experience with enhanced bass response, clear dialog, and
consistent volume levels through the TV speakers.
- DTS TruSurround: DTS TruSurround is a patented DTS
technology that solves the problem of playing 5.1 multichannel content over
two speakers. DTS 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.
- DTS TruDialog: This function allows you to increase the
intensity of a voice over background music or sound effects so that
dialogue can be heard more clearly.
Note: The speakers of this TV provide different sound
images according to how you position the television. You can select between
"Wall-Mount" or "Stand" to provide the best sound quality based on the
5-Band EQ + Sound Modes: You can manually adjusts the TV's
built-in 5-band EQ (100 Hz, 300 Hz, 1 kHz, 3 kHz, and 10 kHz) for a more
customized sound; or simply choose from the following Preset Sound Modes -
Standard (normal mode), Music (music mode), Movie (movie mode), Clear Voice
(emphasizes voices), and Amplify (increases clarity for people who have
Audio Extras: The Samsung TV offers a variety of audio
adjustments to meet your listening needs.
- 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 channels. The Auto
Volume feature can be set to Normal, Night or Off.
- Audio Delay: The Audio Delay function corrects
audio/video mismatch, when watching TV or video, and listening to a digital
audio output using an external device such as an AV receiver. You can adjust
the audio delay from 0ms to 250 ms.
- Picture Off: You can turn the television's screen off
and still listen to audio.
Digital Audio (w/ DTS Neo 2:5): The optical digital
output terminal will output Dolby Digital/DTS (when available) or 2 channel
PCM. The digital optical output terminal only sends an audio signal in Dolby
Digital/DTS when receiving Dolby Digital/DTS surround sound from a digital
broadcast channel through the tuner, network apps, and USB ports on the
LED-LCD TV. The optical digital audio output will only output in 2ch stereo
or a matrixed 5.1ch signal (DTS Neo 2:5) from sources connected to the TV
via HDMI or RCA.
Samsung's Dual-Core Processor: Samsung's Dual Core
processing speeds allow you to perform multiple tasks at the same time, such as
using an app while downloading another one. It also enables faster web browsing
and application access.
Network Connection: You can set up the
Samsung LED-LCD TV so that it can access your home network and online Samsung Apps
through your local area network (LAN) using a wired (RJ-45 Ethernet) or wireless
connection (built-in WiFi).
- Wired (Ethernet): The TV contains an RJ-45 Ethernet jack for a
wired network connection. You can setup a wired network connection
automatically or manually.
- Wireless (WiFi): The TV is IEEE 802.11n WiFi certified.
You can setup the wireless network connection using these four methods;
Automatic, Manual, WPS (PBC), or WPS (PIN). The TV's built-in WiFi supports
WEP (open/shared), WPA-PSK (TKIP/AES), or WPA2-PSK network security.
Note: Samsung recommends a home network connection speed
of at least 2.5 Mbps for standard definition and 10 Mbps for high
TV Apps: Once you have connected the Samsung TV to your home
network, you gain access to TV Apps. TV Apps let you download online applications and services
(fees may apply) to the Samsung LED-LCD TV. You can enjoy a
variety of content from various downloaded applications; such as videos, music, and news. TV Apps has a growing collection online applications that connect you to some of your favorite
online content. Visit
Samsung's TV App
Store for a complete list of available Samsung Apps. Pre-installed apps
include (more coming soon):
- Movies & TV Shows: Watch movies and TV shows on
Amazon Instant Video, &
- Music & Radio: Listen to online music and internet
- Social Networking: Share what's on your mind using
social networking services, like
YouTube on Samsung TV lets you search and view different genres of video
from music to news to sports.
- News & Weather: Check your local weather and other area
The Weather Network. Also check out what is going on in the world on Fox
- Sports + Fitness: Catch your favorite baseball team's
box score at
MLB.TV. And, stay in shape with
- Education & Kids: A recommended
list for applications and content that is suitable for children; including
education-based programs, cartoons, and games.
Note: The Link Service Accounts function lets you link your
player to your accounts with Internet services so that the player can log you into the service automatically when you
start the app for that service.
Web Browser: You can surf the Internet on the TV as you
would on a PC, even while watching a TV program using PIP. You may enter a URL
addresses or enter a keyword search. The player will archive your web browser
history. For a more convenient web browsing experience, connect a USB- or
Bluetooth-enabled keyboard and mouse (sold separately) to the TV. The web
browser may not be able to access certain websites.
Note: The browsing experience, however, may not be the same
as it is on your computer. The Web Browser is not compatible with Flash
video and Java applications. E-commerce, for purchasing products online is
not supported. ActiveX is not supported.
Wireless Mobile Device Connectivity: The Samsung TV allows wireless integration with your wireless network devices via WiFi
Direct, AllShare Cast, and AllShare DLNA.
- WiFi Direct: When using
Direct, you can connect directly with other devices without using a wireless
router. You'll be able to wirelessly transfer personal content (such as photos &
videos) to the Samsung LED-LCD TV without connecting to your home network. WiFi
Direct completely bypasses your WiFi access point/router, so it's easy to set
up. Streaming of copy-protected content and other certain formats are not
- AllShare Cast Screen Mirroring: AllShare Cast is a
proprietary "screen mirroring" function which lets you wirelessly send the
display from your compatible AllShare Cast Samsung mobile device to your TV.
This allows you to view pictures and videos that are playing on your
compatible Samsung smartphone or tablet on your TV screen. No wireless
router or access point required.
- AllShare/DLNA Certified: The Samsung LED-LCD TV's
AllShare function, along with its
DLNA Certification allow you to watch
videos (Divx/AVI/H.264/MPEG/MKV/MOV/WMV), photos (JPEG/PNG/BMP/MPO), and
listen to music (MP3/WMA/AAC/FLAC/ALAC/AIFF/OGG) saved on your Windows PC (or other
DLNA Certified media server) through the TV via its Ethernet (LAN) port or
built-in WiFi (wireless). This eliminates the need to copy your photo,
video, and music files to a separate USB storage device.
Note: For AllShare/DLNA, Windows PCs with XP and Vista
installed require Samsung's PC Share Manager software, which can be downloaded
for free from the Samsung
Download Center. Not compatible with older Windows OS versions and Mac.
USB Port: The television is equipped with a single USB
(type-A) port. The USB port can accept a USB mass-storage-class device
(5V/0.5A). The USB port lets you view photo and movie files, as well as listen
to audio files saved on a compatible USB msc device; like your Android
smartphone/tablet (Froyo/Gingerbread OS only) or USB thumbdrive. Files must be
formatted in FAT, exFAT, or NTFS. The TV can recognize up to 1,000 files per
- Video Playback: The TV supports the following video
file types; AVI, Divx, H.264, MPEG, MKV, MOV, and WMV. Movie files are
displayed in a folder and title list in either date or alphabetical order.
The TV offers Play, Pause, Search, and Resume playback functions for
compatible video files stored on a compatible USB device.
- Still Image Playback: The TV supports the following
still image file types; JPEG, PNG, BMP, or MPO. 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.
- Audio Playback: The TV supports music files supports
the following music file types; MP3, WMA, AAC, FLAC, AIFF, ALAC, and OGG.
Music files are displayed in a folder and track list, and can be sorted by
Artist, Album, or Genre. Music files can be repeated or shuffled in a
Firmware/Software Updates: The television's Software Upgrade
menu allows you to upgrade the TV's software & firmware for performance
improvements & additional services. You can upgrade in four ways; USB, Internet,
Alternative Software, or Standby Mode. Visit the
Samsung Download Center
for the latest Firmware/Software updates.
Smart Hub: This TV features Smart Hub, an interactive
multi-purpose menu system. With Smart Hub, you can watch TV, surf the web, download
applications, and stay in touch with family and friends through social
networking services. In addition, you can enjoy photo, video & music files
stored on external storage devices and your network computer.
Content Discovery: The TV offers unique ways to search and
access your favorite and new content from the TV's tuner and network apps.
- Recommendations: Receive personalized TV and movie
recommendations based on your own preferences and what's popular and
trending. You can display program recommendation for different times of the
- Favorite Channels: You can designate frequently watched
channels as "Favorites". You can create up to 5 favorite channel list for
each member of your family. You can also rename and edit favorite channel
- Schedule Manager: Using this function, you can set the
TV to display a desired channel automatically on a day and at a time of your
choice. The Schedule Manager can be set to repeat only once, everyday,
Mon-Fri, Mon-Sat, or Sat-Sun.
DIRECTV Ready (available soon): This Samsung television is
RVU-compatible which means DIRECTV subscribers with the Genie Whole-Home HD DVR
can watch live broadcast and stored content from their DVR on the Samsung TV,
without the need for an additional Genie Mini Client devices or set-top boxes.
However, you will need a DECA unit (sold separately) that converts Coax to
Ethernet, which will plug into the Samsung TV's LAN port. Make sure the
television has the latest firmware update.
Security: The Samsung TV offers several security
features to protect TV, your connected equipment, & family.
- Smart Security: When any device is connected to the
Internet, it is vulnerable to hacks and malicious code. Samsung Smart
Security protects the TV and storage media connected to the TV from such
threats, when the television is connected to the Internet.
- Password Lock: You can setup up a 4-digit PIN to lock
out specific channels, TV settings, and reset procedure.
- Program Rating Lock: The Program Rating Lock feature
automatically locks out programs that are deemed inappropriate for children.
You can block TV program based on their ratings and Movies based on their
MPAA rating, so you have more control over what your children watch. The
Program Rating Lock function is protected by a 4-digit PIN.
Hearing & Visually Impaired: The Samsung TV offers Close Captions and an Audio Guide for the hearing and visually
impaired. The TV provides Analog Closed
Captions and Digital Closed Captions. The Digital CC offers customizable
text, font, and size. The Caption feature does not work for Component and
HDMI input sources. Activate the Audio Guide for the visually
impaired; this is only available with broadcasts that provide this service.
ECO Settings: The Samsung TV provides ECO settings to
reduce the TV's power consumption and cut-down on energy costs.
- Eco Sensor: Samsung's unique Eco light sensor measures
the intensity of the room's light and automatically calibrates the
brightness of the image on the screen. In a sun-filled environment, the
screen gets brighter and in dim surroundings, the intensity is reduced. This
feature optimizes the viewing experience while also saving you energy.
- 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 Picture Off
(sound remains on).
- No Signal Standby: The TV will automatically switch to
standby mode, if no picture is being received for a predetermined set amount
of time (15, 30, or 60 minutes).
- Auto Power Off: The TV will be automatically turn off
after 4 hours of being left idle to prevent overheating.
Timers: The Samsung TV offers several timer options for
- 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 another.
- 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.
- Auto Protection Time: If the screen remains idle with a
still image for a certain period of time (2, 4, 8, 10 hours) defined by the
user, the TV's built-in screen saver is activated to prevent the formation
of host images on the screen.
Remote Support + Self Diagnosis: The Samsung Remote Support
service offers you one-on-one support with a Samsung Technician who can remotely
diagnose your TV, adjust the TV settings, perform a factory reset, and install
recommended firmware updates. Your TV must be connected to your homes wired or
wireless network. The Samsung TV also provides a Self Diagnosis menu which
allows you to check the television for picture, sound, and signal problems.
- Picture Test: Use to check for picture problems. If the
problem appears in the test picture, select "Yes" and follow the directions
on the screen.
- Sound Test: Use the built-in melody sound to check for
sound problems. If the problem occurs during the test, select "Yes" and
follow the directions on the screen.
- Signal Test: An HD digital channel's reception quality
is either perfect or the channels are unavailable. Adjust your antenna to
increase signal strength.
Note: The television only comes with a brief User Manual. A
complete instruction manual is built-in into the TV and can be viewed
on-screen. Open the e-Manual to learn how to use the TV's many features.
Wireless Remote: The supplied IR remote
control is designed to operate this Samsung LED-LCD television, plus
HDMI-connected Samsung Anynet+ and other HDMI-CEC components. This remote control has Braille points on the Power, Channel Up/Down,
and Volume Up/Down, and #5 buttons for the visually impaired.
- Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC): This TV is enabled with Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC);
a feature that makes it possible to control HDMI-connected Samsung and other
HDMI-CEC compliant external devices connected to the TV with ease. With Anynet+,
you can use the TV remote control to operate all your compatible Samsung Anynet+
and HDMI-CEC devices that are connected to the TV via HDMI. Anynet+ can control
up to 12 compatible external devices (up to 3 of the same type).
- Bottom Power Button: The television is only equipped
with a bottom-panel power button. All other controls have to be done from
SmartView Mobile App: You can download the Samsung SmartView
mobile app (from the
GooglePlay) onto to your Apple iOS (5.0+) or Android (4.0.3+) device for yet
another way to control the Samsung LED-LCD TV. If both your Apple iOS or Android
device and TV are connected to the same wireless network, your smartphone or
tablet will link to the TV automatically where you can use your mobile device
like a remote control. The TV can also transfer live feeds to your smartphone or
tablet. Main features include:
- Remote: Your Apple iOS or Android device can work as
remote for the Samsung TV and a connected Samsung Blu-ray player or home
- TV View: Enjoy TV and other multimedia right from your
Apple iOS or Android device that's connected to the Samsung Smart TV. You
can watch the same content as on the TV or different content from another
Note: If you have an Android (4.1.2+) smartphone or
tablet, you can download the SmartView app automatically to the device via
NFC (Near Field Communication). Simply put the mobile device near the NFC
logo on the battery cover of the Samsung Smart Touch Remote Control.
Keyboard & Mouse Compatible: The Samsung LED-LCD TV will
support a USB-enablead keyboard and mouse (both sold separately),
which makes web browsing a lot easier.
Pedestal Feet: The TV comes with two pedestal feet, which
need to be installed. The television weighs 8.5 lbs
with the stand. This stand does not swivel.
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 200mm (h) x 200mm (v). The threaded inserts require M8 (8mm) machine screws
(not supplied). Four wall-adapters are included which will have to be used in
order to wall-mount the television. The television weighs 8.3 lbs without the stand.
When mounting the TV on the stand or a wall (with
optional bracket) leave 4" of clearance on each side of the television and
4" above/below the television for adequate ventilation.
Detachable AC Power Cord: The Samsung LED-LCD TV comes
with an external power supply with an attached 57" DC cord and a 5' detachable AC power cord. The AC power cord is fitted with a
right-angle AC plug that sits 0.9375" from the wall.