Clear Image Panel:
Samsung's Clear Image Panel technology delivers clear images from every angle
without the dual images and blurring typically found with conventional panels.
This single-filter clear panel design eliminates the off-angle reflections that
cause picture blurring of images and details so images look great at virtually
600Hz Subfield Motion: The television
features 600Hz Subfield Motion technology with a fast 0.001ms
response time that minimizes blurring of fast motion in sports
programming and movie content.
Mega Dynamic Contrast Ratio: The TV has a 2,000:000:1
mega dynamic contrast ratio which offers rich black details.
Wide Color Enhancer:
The TV's integrated Wide Color Enhancer provides natural, realistic colors.
Anti Burn-In Technology: To
reduce the possibility of screen burn-in, this Plasma TV is equipped with screen
burn-in prevention technology. Samsung's Anti-burn-in technology uses auto
pixel shift and signal pattern processing functions to ensure
that no images are burned into the plasma panel. The Time setting allows you to
program the time between movement of the picture in minutes.
- Pixel Shift: This function shifts the pixels of the displayed
image every 1-4 minutes to prevent burn-in.
- Scrolling: This function removes after-images on the screen by
moving all the pixels on the PDP according to a pattern.
- Side Gray (Dark/Light): When you watch TV with the screen ratio of 4:3, the
screen is prevented from any damage by adjusting the white balance on both
the extreme left and right sides of the television.
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 Samsung Plasma TV has a display resolution
of 1368 x 768 and scales all inputs for display at 720p. The TV's HDMI and component video
inputs will accept 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p and 480i signals.
Video Inputs: The Samsung Plasma TV offers HDMI, Component, and Composite video inputs.
- HDMI Inputs: The Samsung Plasma television features three
HDMI inputs (2 rear/1 side). The HDMI 2 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
TV's PC/DVI Audio In 3.5mm jack. The HDMI inputs can also be used to connect a PC to this TV. The HDMI
jacks will accept 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p, and 480i signals.
- Dual Component Video: The two Component Video jacks will
accept 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p, and 480i signals. Separate RCA stereo audio inputs are
provided for each Component Video input. The Component Video 1 input can also be
used as a composite video input.
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
- Automatic Picture Settings:
Manual 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
- Cell Light: sets the pixel
- Contrast: adjusts the contrast
level of the picture
- Brightness: adjusts the brightness
level of the picture
- Sharpness: adjusts the edge definition
of the picture
- Color: adjusts the color saturation
of the picture
- Tint (G/R): adjusts the color tint of the
- Detailed Picture Settings:
- Black Tone: screen depth is adjusted
using Black Level, settings include Off, Dark, Darker,
- Dynamic Contrast: adjust contrast to
optimize the picture (Off, Low, Medium, High)
- Gamma: adjust the primary colors
(Red, Green, Blue) intensity
- Color Space: select the color space
for the most natural color (Auto, Native, Custom)
- White Balance: adjust the color
temperature for more natural colors (Red, Green, Blue)
- Flesh Tone: Emphases the pink flesh
tone in the picture
- Color Tone: adjust the overall color
tone using one of five presets: Cool 1, Cool 2, Normal,
Warm 1, Warm 2
- Edge Enhancement: edge enhancement
emphasizes the boundaries of an object, it can be turned
off if you prefer
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 channels.
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.
SRS 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.
Audio Outputs: The Samsung Plasma television provides an
analog and digital audio output.
- Digital Audio: The optical digital output on the rear
panel will output Dolby Digital (when available) or 2 channel PCM.
- Analog Audio: The 3.5mm stereo audio output allows you
connect the TV to your home stereo.
PC-Capable: This unit has a 15-pin D-Sub (RGB) input that
allows you to use it as a high-resolution computer monitor. Any 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 Plasma TV provides an optimal PC
resolution of 1024 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/DVI Audio 3.5mm input for your audio connection.
USB Port: The Samsung Plasma television features a
side-panel USB type-A port for playback of still images and audio files stored on a
USB Mass Storage Device (MTP not supported). Files must be formatted in
FAT16/32. The TV can recognize up to 300 folders or files.
- Still Image (JPEG) Playback: The TV supports JPEG still
image files with a maximum resolution up to 1360 x 768. 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
- Audio (MP3) Playback: The TV supports MP3 audio files
with a frequency rate of 32, 44.1, or 48 kHz. MP3 music files are displayed
in a folder and track list. The TV offers Play, Pause, Fast Forward, Rewind,
and Repeat functions.
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.
Favorite Channel: You can create a list of your favorite
channels and recall the list using the FAV.CH button on the remote.
Channel Labels: Each analog channel programmed into memory
can be labeled with a name up to 5 characters. Digital channels names are already
assigned and cannot be edited.
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
Digital Media Adapter.
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 feature automatically locks out programs
that are deemed inappropriate for children based on the user selected parental
guidelines. The user must enter a 4-digit password before any of the V-Chip
restriction are set up or changed.
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. You also choose the On
Timer's channel and Volume. The on and off timers work independently of one
ENERGY STAR Compliant with ECO Settings: The Samsung Plasma
TV is ENERGY STAR compliant and provides ECO settings to reduce the TV's power
consumption and cut-down on energy costs.
- ECO Sensor: The Eco Sensor detects surrounding light
intensity using an optical sensor and adjusts the screen's brightness.
- Cell Light: Manually adjusts the screen's brightness from 0-10.
Self Diagnosis: The Samsung Plasma TV provides a Self
Diagnosis menu which allows you to check the television for picture and sound
Screen Saver: The TV's screen saver will appear when no button is
pressed on the TV or remote control for 10, 20, 40, or 60 minutes.
On/Off Melody: A
unique melody plays when the TV is turned on and off. The melody volume is
adjustable, or you can turn this feature
off if you prefer.
TV Only Remote: The supplied remote control is designed to
only operate the Samsung Plasma television and Anynet+ connected components. You
can use the remote control up to a distance of about 23 feet from TV with a
direct line of sight.
Note: This remote control has Braille points on the
Power, Channel, and Volume buttons for the visually impaired.
Anynet+: Anynet+ is a function that enables you to control
all connected Samsung devices that support Anynet+ with the Samsung television's
remote control. The Anynet+ system can be used only with Samsung devices that
support the Anynet+ features. The Anynet+ feature must be turned on in the menu
Pedestal Stand: The Plasma TV comes with a table-top stand
(unattached) for easy placement on top of a counter or table. The table-top
stand is installed using the supplied hardware. The television weighs 55.1 lbs with the stand attached.
Wall Mounting: You can remove the stand and mount this
display on the wall using an optional wall-mount bracket. The TV has four
threaded screw holes spaced to accommodate many universal wall mount brackets.
The hole spacing is 400mm x 400mm and requires four M8 (8mm) machine screws. The
television weighs 50.7 lbs without the stand.
Detachable Power Cord: The 5' detachable AC power cord sits
0.625" from the rear-panel of the TV. The power cord's AC outlet plug sits 2.0"
from the wall socket.