Plasma +1 Design: With Samsung's Plasma+1" Design, you'll
benefit from an extra inch in screen size (51" vs. 50") because of the thinner
bezel. A thick bezel can be distracting and affect your viewing experience. The
Plasma+1 Design brings back the joy of watching television and provides you with
a larger screen so your home entertainment experience is the best it can be.
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 any angle.
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. The 600Hz
Subfield Motion technology makes action more life-like and natural looking.
Action scenes and sporting events are crisp, clear and picture perfect. 600Hz
Subfield Motion flashes a single image up to 600 times a second creating
unprecedented picture quality. Contours are crisper and scrolling text sharper;
no matter how fast images are moving. Fast action scenes are both clear with
rich deep color detail.
Crystal Full HD Engine: Samsung's Crystal Full HD Engine
achieves incredible clarity by unifying all of the TV's advanced imaging
technologies. It expands performance, enhances all aspects of the image and
takes picture quality and integrity to new levels of excellence.
Cinema Smooth: Watch movies with sharp contrast, crisp picture quality
and now with lower energy bills. Cinema Smooth technology automatically controls
the letterbox lighting by turning off the lights at the top & bottom of the
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.
1080p Resolution: The Plasma television displays all inputs
at a resolution of 1080p (1920 x 1080). The television's HDMI and component
video inputs will accept 1080p (24/60Hz), 1080i, 720p, 480p and 480i video
Video Inputs: The Samsung Plasma TV features HDMI,
Component, and Composite video inputs.
- HDMI (ver.1.4): The Samsung Plasma TV features four
1080p (24/60Hz) HDMI 1.4 inputs. The HDMI 1 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. In addition, any HDMI input can be used to connect a PC to this TV.
- 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 (480i only).
Full HD 3D (via HDMI 1.4): The Samsung Plasma TV offers Full
HD (1080p) 3D capability. Samsung 3D TV utilizes Bluetooth-enabled active
shutter glasses (SSG-3100/3300/3700,
sold separately) for a full 1080p 3D viewing experience - when coupled with a 3D
source, such as a 3D-ready Blu-ray player or an HD 3D broadcast from satellite
or cable providers (connected via HDMI 1.4). The Samsung Plasma TV automatically
adjusts the overall picture to provide an optimal 3D effect. The Samsung 3D TV
also offers a unique feature that allows you to intensify your 2D viewing
experience by up-converting it to virtual 3D. In addition, you can adjust the
overall 3D perspective (+/-5) and overall 3D image depth (1-10). Samsung 3D TV
supports Full HD 3D for 1920 x 2205p (24Hz) or 1280 x 1470p (60Hz) video
signals; and virtual 3D for 1920 x 1080p (24/30/60Hz), 1920 x 1080i (60Hz), or
1280 x 720p (60hz) video signals. The Samsung Plasma TV offers various 3D modes
to match your 3D viewing needs.
- 2D-3D: Changes a 2D image to 3D; you can adjust the
focus and depth of the image to maximize 3D experience.
- Side-by-Side: Displays two images next to each other.
Available when the resolution is 720p, 1080i or 1080p.
- Top & Bottom: Displays one image above another.
Available when the resolution is 720p, 1080i or 1080p.
- 3D-2D: Displays the image for the left eye only.
- Off: Turns the 3D function off.
Note: 2010 Samsung IR 3D glasses and 3D glasses from
other manufacturers are not compatible. 3D Mode is automatically
disabled when accessing ConnectShare, Samsung Apps, or Smart TV. PIP, Auto
Program, and some Picture Adjustment functions will also be disabled in 3D
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
- 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
- Auto Protection Time: If the screen remains idle with a
still image for a certain period of time (10, 20, 40, 60 minutes) defined by
the user, the TV's built-in screen saver is activated to prevent the
formation of host images on the screen.
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:
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
- Entertain (PC mode only): suitable for watching movies and
- Cell Light: sets the pixel brightness
- 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 (off, dark, darker, darkest)
- Dynamic Contrast: adjusts the screen contrast so that
the optimal contrast is provided (off, low, medium, high)
- Gamma: adjusts the primary color (red, green, blue)
intensity from -3 to +3
- Color Space: color space is a color matrix composed of
red, green and blue colors, you can select your favorite color space to
experience the most natural color; you can choose from Auto, Native, or
- 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 picture
- White Balance: adjusts the color temperature for more
natural picture colors
- Edge Enhancement: emphasize object boundaries in the
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.
MPEG Noise Filter: This filter reduces MPEG noise of the
picture. You can set the MPEG Noise Filter to 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.
PIP (Picture-in-Picture): You can watch the TV's tuner and
one external video source simultaneously. The TV channel will be displayed in a
sub-screen which can be moved to each corner of the television's screen. You
also view the two images side-by-side.
|Main Picture ||Sub Picture |
|External Input: Component, HDMI,
PC ||TV: Antenna input |
Note: PIP does not function in the same 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. The Auto Volume feature can be
set to Normal, Night or Off.
Preset 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.
- Amplify: Amplify mode is for people who have difficulty
Equalizer: The television lets you adjust its 5-band EQ (100
Hz, 300 Hz, 1 kHz, 3 kHz, and 10 kHz) when in Standard sound mode.
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.
SRS 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.
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.
Digital Audio: The optical digital output terminal will
output Dolby Digital (when available) or 2 channel PCM. The digital optical
output terminal only sends an audio signal in Dolby Digital when receiving Dolby
Digital surround sound from a digital broadcast channel through the tuner on the
Plasma TV. The optical digital audio output will only output in 2ch stereo from
sources connected to the TV via HDMI, RCA, or USB.
Note: There is no analog audio output.
PC-Capable: This unit has a 15-pin D-Sub (RGB) input that
allows you to use it as a high-resolution computer monitor. 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. The HDMI 1 input can also be connected to 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 1920 x 1080p (60Hz).
Dual USB Ports: The Plasma TV features two USB (type-A)
ports. The USB ports can be used for software/firmware updates, playing
music/picture/video files stored on a USB Mass Storage Class Device (MSC), or
connecting to your home network wirelessly using the proprietary Samsung
Wireless LAN adapter (305Link,
Note: Samsung's Wireless LAN adapter (sold separately)
supports IEEE 802.11A/B/G/N and WEP/TKIP/TKIP-AES (except for 802.11N). When
playing video over a IEEE 802.1B/G connection, the video may not pay
ConnectShare: ConnectShare enables you to view photo and
movie files, as well as listen to audio files saved on a USB Mass Storage Class
device (MTP: Media Transfer Protocol is not supported) using the television's
side-panel USB type-A port. Files must be formatted in FAT16/32 or NTFS. The TV
can recognize up to 1,000 files in each folder.
- Video Playback: The TV supports the following Video
formats (MPEG 1/2/4, DivX 3.11/4.x/5.1/6.0, XviD, H.264 BP/MP/HP, and WMV-9)
up to a maximum resolution of 1920 x 1080. 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 USB mass storage device.
- Still Image Playback: The TV supports JPEG still image
files with a maximum resolution up to 15360 x 8640. 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
- Audio Playback: The TV supports MP3 audio files with a
frequency rate of 32/44.1/48 kHz. MP3 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 selected folder.
DLNA Certified: The television's DLNA Certification allows
you to watch videos (MPEG/DivX), photos (JPEG), and listen to music (MP3) saved
on your Windows 7 PC (or other DLNA Certified media server) through the TV via
its Ethernet (LAN) port or using wireless LAN connection (adapter sold
separately). This eliminates the need to copy your photo, video, and music files
to a separate USB storage device.
Note: Windows PCs with XP and Vista installed require Samsung's PC
Share Manager software, which can be downloaded for free at
compatible with older Windows OS versions and Mac.
AllShare: AllShare connects the Samsung Plasma TV and
compatible Samsung mobile phones/devices through your network connection. On the
TV, you can view call arrivals, SMS messages and schedules set on your mobile
phone. In addition, you can play media contents, including photos, videos, and
music saved on your mobile phone or other devices (such as your PC) by
controlling them on the TV via your network connection. Additionally, you can
use the TV for browsing web pages in your mobile phone.
Note: Please visit Samsung.com for compatible devices.
Software Upgrade: The Plasma television lets you download
future software/firmware upgrades via USB or Internet (Ethernet/optional WiFi)
Favorite Channels: You can create a list of your favorite
channels and recall the list using the remote control.
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
Close Captions (CC): The Samsung Plasma TV provides Analog
Closed Captions and Digital Closed Captions. The Digital CC offers customizable
text, font, and size.
Note: The Closed Captions feature does work in
Component, HDMI, or PC modes.
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.
Note: Program Rating Lock is not available in HDMI,
Component, or PC mode.
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: 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 a little
- Motion Lighting: Motion Lighting reduces power
consumption by reducing screen brightness when the picture on the screen is
- 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 3 hours of being left idle to prevent overheating.
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
Self Diagnosis: The Samsung Plasma TV provides a Self
Diagnosis menu which allows you to check the television for picture and sound
E-Manual: 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. Press the "E-Manual" button on the remote control to access complete
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+: Take all your remotes and condense them into one
simplified solution. With Samsung's Anynet+ you'll enjoy one-touch control for
all your HDMI-connected compatible devices like your Samsung TV, Blu-ray Disc
player, AV Receiver and Home Theater. 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 to function.
Note: Anynet+ supports up to 12 A/V devices in total.
You can only connect up to 3 devices of the same type.
Pedestal Stand: The TV is shipped with the pedestal
stand unattached. The pedestal stand consists of two individual pieces (base and
guide-stand) that need to be assembled. The pedestal stand then attaches to the
television using the supplied hardware. The pedestal stand allows the TV to
swivel left to right +/- 20-degrees. The television weighs 57.5 lbs with the
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 400 x 400 (400mm horizontal x 400mm vertical) in accordance with the
industry standards set by the Video Electronics Standards Association. The
threaded inserts require M8 (8mm) machine screws (not supplied). The television
weighs 48.1 lbs without the stand.
Note: 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 TV features a detachable 59" AC power cord.
The power cord's right-angle, three-prong AC plug sits 0.8125" from the
wall-socket. The AC power cord plugs into the back of the television and sits
0.5" out from the rear-panel of the TV.