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
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.
Cinema Smooth 1080p
Light Engine: Samsung's Cinema Smooth 1080p light engine
produces razor-sharp pictures in 1080p with a 5-segment color wheel that produces natural, vivid colors. The TV has a contrast
ratio of up to 10,000:1, with outstanding colors and deep black levels.
5-Segment Color Wheel:
The HL-S6187W features a faster 5-segment 2.2" color wheel than previous
models, spinning at 14,400 rpm for smooth, fast-motion video. The wheel has the
3 primary colors of red, green, and blue, plus adds Cyan and Yellow, for more
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.
All other input signals will also be displayed as 1920 x 1080.
HDTV (ATSC) 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
Wiselink: A side-panel USB 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:
View: You can view individual photos by selecting
them from the thumbnail display.
Rotate: This feature allows you to rotate the
selected image by 90°, 180°, or 270°.
Zoom: You can enlarge a picture 2x or 4x. Once
the image is enlarged, you can move it around onscreen.
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.
MP3 List: This menu shows MP3 files saved on the USB
device and allows you to play them back.
Cinema Smooth Film
Mode: Samsung's 3:2 pulldown correction circuitry senses motion found in
unconverted 480i DVD video based on 24 fps film productions. This is especially
important when converting to a progressive video image, the result is an
elimination of visible motion artifacts. Note: This feature is only
available when using analog signals from component, S-video, or composite
Digital Natural Image
Engine (DNIe): Samsung's DNIe makes input signals sharper, clearer, and more
lifelike. It's advanced image processors and six-times density enhancer help to
create true-to-life colors and high contrast, while virtually eliminating
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
choose one of the following predefined settings: Standard, Red, Blue, Green,
Pink, Yellow or Custom. The Custom setting allows you to individually set and
store color saturation values between 0 and 50 for Red, Blue, Green, Pink, and
Yellow. If desired, you can instantly reset the colors to the factory default.
Picture Modes: You can choose
one of the following picture modes:
- Standard: resets the
standard factory settings
- Dynamic: for viewing the
TV during the day, or when there is bright light in the room
- Cinema: for viewing the TV
in low light, or when playing video games
- Custom: allows you to
adjust and store the following settings: contrast, brightness, sharpness,
color and tint
Color Weakness Enhancement: The
Color Weakness Enhancement feature adjusts the Red, Blue, or Green color to
enhance the picture according to the user's particular color weakness.
Picture Sizes: You can choose
one of the following picture sizes:
16:9: sets the
picture to 16:9 wide mode
enlarges the aspect ratio of the picture to fit the entire screen
magnifies the size of the picture and allows you to move the enlarged
picture using the arrows on the remote
magnifies the size of the picture more than Zoom 1 and allows you to move
the enlarged picture using the arrows on the remote
sets the picture to 4:3 normal mode
Auto Volume: Auto
volume automatically adjusts the volume of the desired channel by lowering the
sound output when the modulation signal is high or by raising the sound output
when the modulation signal is low.
You can choose from the following sound settings:
resets the standard factory settings
for watching music videos and
for watching movies
for watching a show that is mostly dialogue
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.
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 also choose the
"On Timer Channel" and "On Timer Volume".
PC Display: The PC
input allows you to connect a personal computer with a D-Sub 15-pin output,
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.
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, and DVD players. Several controls are
located under a sliding lid that covers the bottom quarter of the remote.
Inputs and Outputs Notes
Side Panel Inputs:
The TV features a set of audio/video jacks (composite video and stereo
RCA audio) on the right side panel. These jacks allow you to easily and quickly
connect a camcorder or video game console.
HDMI: This input
consists of two 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 audio connection and a DVI-to-HDMI adapter will be
needed. The HDMI jacks accept 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p and 480i signals.
PC: This input consists of left
and right audio jacks and an
analog RGB (D-Sub 15-pin) jack. This jack allows you to connect a digital
set-top box with an RGB output, or 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 input
for your audio connection.
Inputs: The 2 sets of component video inputs will
accept 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p and 480i signals.
Two independent cables or antennas can be connected to the "Ant 1 In" or
"Ant 2 In" terminals.