Inputs and Outputs Notes
DLP Projection System:
DLP (Digital Light Processing) technology by Texas Instruments is the only
display solution that enables projection systems to create a purely digital
connection between a digital video or graphic source and the screen in front of
you. While all other technologies are analog and compromise some image quality
in translation, DLP projection unleashes the full potential of high-quality
Next Generation DLP Chip by Texas
Instruments: Samsung employs a DLP chip that is comprised of millions of
microscopic mirrors capable of switching on and off at 15,000 or more times a
second to deliver a razor-sharp picture for fast-moving images. When combined
with Samsung's new Cinema Smooth Light Engine, the result is a crisp, bright
picture with deep, rich colors that's closer to film.
Cinema Smooth 1080p
Light Engine: Samsung's Cinema Smooth 1080p light engine
bring together the right optics, electronic circuitry and long-lasting light
source to create a brilliant picture that's more lifelike and much closer to
film. The sixth generation Cinema Smooth light engine delivers crisp, 1080p High
Definition resolution with high contrast (10,000:1) and brightness, defined
edges and sharp detail. The Cinema Smooth 1080p light engine uses a single-panel
design that offer crystal clear picture without an possibility of convergence
Digital Natural Image
Engine (DNIe): Samsung's DNIe makes input signals sharper, clearer, and more
lifelike. It's advanced five image processors and six-times density enhancer help to
create true-to-life colors and high contrast, while virtually eliminating
Native Resolution: The television has a display
resolution of 1920 x 1080. The HDMI and component video inputs will accept
1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p, and 480i signals and will display them as 1920 x 1080.
The television features a full HD 1920 x 1080p digital format converter for all
Integrated HDTV Tuner: The TV has a built-in over-the-air HDTV (ATSC)
tuner, so you don't have to purchase a separate digital set-top box to receive
and decode over-the-air HDTV/SDTV signals. The TV also has a 181-channel NTSC
analog tuner. An additional QAM tuner decodes unscrambled digital cable signals.
3D Comb Filter: The television utilizes a 3D comb filter to
dramatically reduce edge image artifacts while improving transition detail.
Mode: This mode automatically senses and process film signals and adjust the
picture for optimum quality.
Note: This feature is only available in TV (analog),
AV, and S-Video modes.
Digital Noise Reduction: If the broadcast signal receive by the TV is
week, you can activate the DNR feature to help reduce any static and ghosting
effects that may appear on the screen.
Low Noise Amplifier: If the TV is operating in a weak-signal area,
sometimes the LNA function can improve the reception by using the TV's low-noise
preamplifier to boost the incoming signal.
Automatic Picture Settings: You can choose
one of the following automatic picture modes:
- Standard: general TV watching mode
- Dynamic: to increase the clarity and sharpness of picture
- Movie: when watching movies
Detail Picture Settings: The television also allows you to make more
precise picture settings.
- Black Adjust: directly select the black level on the screen from
Off, Low, Medium or High to adjust the screen depth
- Dynamic Contrast: adjust the screen contrast from Off, Low,
Medium, or High so that the optimal contrast is provided
- Gamma: adjusts the primary color (red, green, blue) intensity
from -3 to +3.
- White Balance: adjusts the color temperature from -10 to +10for
more natural picture colors
- Edge Enhancement: emphasizes object boundaries; can be turned
either On or Off
- My Color Control Mode: The My Color Control Mode lets you select
predefined settings that affect the skin, sky, and grass tones in a picture
without affecting other colors on the screen. You can adjust the Red, Blue,
Green, Yellow and Pink tones to your personal preference for optimal viewing.
Active Color: This feature makes the blue and green colors more
vivid on the TV's screen.
Color Weakness Enhancement: This featured adjust the Red, Green or
Blue color to compensate for the user's particular color weakness.
Picture Sizes: You can choose
one of the following picture sizes:
4:3: sets the picture to 4:3 normal mode
16:9: sets the
picture to 16:9 wide mode
enlarges the aspect ratio of the picture to fit the entire screen
Zoom 1: magnifies the size of the picture and allows you to move the enlarged
picture using the arrows on the remote
Zoom 2: magnifies the size of the picture more than Zoom 1 and allows you to move
the enlarged picture using the arrows on the remote
Just Scan: use this function to see the full image
without cutting off the picture when DTV or HDMI 1080i/108p signals are
Picture Position: You can adjust the horizontal and vertical position
of the TV's picture to better fit the television's screen.
Game Mode: When
using a video came console, you can optimize your game experience with the Game
Mode. The Game Mode enhances dark areas, sharpens the picture, speeds up the
image processing response, and enhances the sounds of the games. You can select
from four Game Mode settings - Adventure, Sports, Standard or Off.
Freeze Picture: The TV allows
you to freeze a moving picture. Normal sound will still be heard during this
Edit Input: The television allows you to name the external device
connected to the input jacks to make your input source selection easier. You can
choose from VCR, DVD, D-VHS, Cable STB, HD, STB, Satellite, STB, PVR STB, AV
Receiver, DVD Receiver, Game, Camcorder, DVD Combo, DVD-HDD Recorder, PC,
Internet TV Recv, Interactive TV Recv, VOD STB or TV.
Channel Labeling: Channels can be labeled so that their call letters
appear whenever the cannel is selected.
Favorites: This feature allows you to set a number of channels you
watch frequently as Favorites for easy access.
"Hidden" Speakers: The TV features a thin bezel design with the DACS "hidden" speaker
system. The speaker system consists of 2 down-firing one-way speakers that are
located on the front bottom of the panel. The speakers can be internally muted
if you want to listen to audio through your sound system.
Sound Settings: You can choose from the following sound settings:
Standard: resets the standard factory settings
Music: for watching music videos and
for watching movies
Speech: for watching a show that is mostly dialogue
Custom: allows you to adjust the 5-band EQ, which includes the following
frequencies: 100 Hz, 300 Hz, 1 kHz, 3 kHz, and 10 kHz.
TruSurround XT: TruSurround 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 the two speaker internal playback system. It is fully
compatible with all multi-channel formats.
Automatic Volume Control: This feature reduces the
difference in volume level among different broadcasting stations.
Wiselink: A rear-panel USB 2.0 type-A port allows you to connect a USB mass
storage device to view JPEG files and play MP3 audio files. You have access to
the following functions:
Photo (JPEG) List: This menu shows JPEG files and
folders saved on the USB device and allows you to do the following:
Slide Show: You can play files on the USB device
in a slide show. You can adjust the slide show speed to Slow, Normal, or
Fast. You can also choose an MP3 file on the USB device to play as
background music during the slide show. The repeat function allows you
to play the slide show again and again.
Rotate: This feature allows you to rotate the
selected image by 90°, 180°, or 270°.
Zoom: You can enlarge a picture 1x, 2x or 4x. Once
the image is enlarged, you can move it around onscreen.
MP3 List: This menu shows MP3 files saved on the USB
device and allows you to play them back. You can choose from the following
Firmware Upgrades: Samsung may offer upgrades for the
TV's firmware in the future. These firmware upgrades will be possible by
connecting a USB drive to the TV's USB port.
PC Display: The PC
input allows you to connect a personal computer with a D-Sub 15-pin output and
3.5mm audio minijack,
allowing you to use the TV as a high-resolution computer monitor. In PC mode,
you can adjust the following picture quality settings: Coarse and Fine, both of
which allow you to remove picture noise. You can also change picture size
between Wide TV, Wide PC or 4:3. You can also connect the TV to your PC through
its HDMI input via an HDMI cable or DVI adapter and audio cable.
3D Function: The television
is 3D HD ready. The TV is capable of displaying future 3D games, movies and
other programming via 3D compatible glasses and hardware.
Captioning: You can customize the closed caption display characteristics by
changing the background color, foreground color, text size, and font when viewing
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
On/Off timer allows you to program the television to turn itself on and off by
selecting a specific on time and a specific off time. You can choose the
"On Timer Channel" and "On Timer Volume". You can also
select from a Once, Daily, Weekday or Weekend On/Off Timer repeat mode.
Auto Power Off: When you the
timer "On", the Television will eventually turn off if no controls are operated
for 3 hours after the TV was turned on by the timer. This function is only
available in timer "On" mode and prevents overheating which many occur if a TV
is on for too long.
Remote: The supplied remote is
pre-programmed to operate this unit and a number of functions on other brands of
components, including VCRs, cable boxes, set-top boxes and DVD players. The IR
remote control can be operated up to a distance of about 23 feet from the TV
with direct line of sight. The television is equipped with discrete IR codes for
use with an optional macro/programmable universal remote (sold separately).
Inputs and Outputs Notes
HDMI: The TV
feature three HDMI terminals. The HDMI terminals can accommodate a copy-protected digital
connection (HDCP) to other devices (such as digital set-top boxes) that have
compatible interfaces. One of the HDMI terminals can be used for a DVI-equipped
component. A separate analog RCA stereo audio connection and a DVI-to-HDMI adapter will be
needed. The HDMI jacks accept 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p and 480i signals.
Component Video: The two sets of component video inputs will
accept 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p and 480i signals.
addition to two composite video inputs, the unit also features two S-video
inputs for external devices with and S-Video output such as a camcorder or
Composite audio/video outputs for external AV devices. The video output is
not available for Component, PC or HDMI.
Output: In addition to the unit's analog stereo audio inputs the TV is
equipped with a digital audio optical output for connection to your Dolby
PC: This input
consists of a 3.5mm audio jack and an
analog RGB (D-Sub 15-pin) jack. This jack allows you to connect your personal computer with a D-Sub 15-pin
output. When using the RGB (D-Sub 15-pin) jack, you must use the PC Audio input
for your audio connection.
RS-232C: The TV
has an RS-232C serial port on the back for connecting to a professional linking
network and for service usage.
3D Sync Out:
Proprietary output connects to 3D IR emitter.
WiseLink: 2.0 USB
type-A port for connection of an USB mass storage device to view photo files
(JPEG) or play audio files (MP3).
The TV features two 75ohm coaxial antenna connectors labeled Ant 1 In
(Cable) and Ant 2 In (Air).