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  • Page 1: User Manual

    Contact SAMSUNG WORLDWIDE If you have any questions or comments relating to Samsung products, please contact the SAMSUNG customer care centre. Country Customer Care Centre EIRE 0818 717100 0330 SAMSUNG (7267864) © 2011 Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. All rights reserved.
  • Page 2: Still Image Warning

    The reception quality of TV may be affected due to differences in broadcasting method between the countries. Please check the TV performance in the local SAMSUNG Authorized Dealer, or the Samsung Call Centre whether it can be improved by reconfiguring TV setting or not.
  • Page 3: Assembling The Holder-wire Stand

    Check that there is no accessory hidden behind packing materials when you open the box. • Remote Control & Batteries (AAA x 2) • Owner’s Instructions Samsung 3D Active Glasses Holder-Wire stand • An administration fee may be charged if either –...
  • Page 4: Viewing Control Panel

    ✎ The product colour and shape may vary depending on the model. ✎ There are control buttons in rear of TV. When you touch the button, control icons appears. When 3D mode is activated, the control icon will not be appeared. ✎...
  • Page 5: Viewing The Remote Control

    ✎ This is a special remote control for the visually impaired persons and has Braille points on the Power, Channel and Volume buttons. Turns the TV on and off. Displays and selects the available video sources. Have direct access to channels. Alternately select Teletext ON, Double, Mix or OFF.
  • Page 6: Edit Name

    Changing the Input Source Source Use to select TV or an external input sources such as a DVD / Blu-ray player / cable box / STB satellite receiver. ■ TV / Ext.1 / Ext.2 / PC / HDMI1/ DVI / HDMI2 / HDMI3 / HDMI4 / AV / Component / USB / AllShare ✎...
  • Page 7: Plug & Play (initial Setup)

    When the TV is initially powered on, a sequence of on-screen prompts will assist in configuring basic settings. Press the POWERP button. Plug & Play is available only when the Source is set to TV. ✎ Before turning on the TV, make sure the antenna cable is connected (p. 6). Selecting the OSD Press the ▲...
  • Page 8: Connecting To Av Devices

    ¦ Available devices: DVD, Blu-ray player, HD cable box, HD STB (Set-Top-Box) satellite receiver, VCR, Digital Audio System, Amplifier, DVD home Theatre, PC HDMI connection HDMI OUT HDMI to DVI connection DVI OUT AUDIO OUT R-AUDIO-L Using an HDMI or an HDMI to DVI cable (up to 1080p) ✎...
  • Page 9 Component connection COMPONENT OUT AUDIO OUT R-AUDIO-L AV connection AUDIO OUT R-AUDIO-L VIDEO OUT SCART connection Using a Component (up to 1080p) or an Audio/Video (480i only) and a Scart Cable ✎ In Ext. mode, DTV Out supports MPEG SD Video and Audio only. ✎...
  • Page 10: Connecting To Audio Device

    Connecting to an Audio device and PC Available devices: digital audio system, amplifier, DVD home theatre ¦ DVD home theatre connection Headphones connection Using an Optical (Digital) a Headphone Connection ✎ DIGITAL AUDIO OUT (OPTICAL) When a digital audio system is connected to the volume of both the TV and the system.
  • Page 11 Using an HDMI cable or an HDMI to DVI cable or a D-sub cable ¦ ✎ Connecting through the HDMI cable may not be supported depending on the PC. PC connection HDMI OUT DVI OUT AUDIO OUT AUDIO OUT PC OUT Display Modes (D-Sub and an HDMI to DVI Input) Optimal resolution is 1920 X 1080 @ 60 Hz.
  • Page 12: Connecting To Common Interface Slot

    Connecting to a COMMON INTERFACE slot Attaching the CI Card Adapter Attach the adapter as shown below. To connect the CI CARD Adapter, follow these steps. ✎ We recommend attaching the adapter before installing the wall mount, or inserting the “CI or CI+ CARD”. 1.
  • Page 13: Network Connection - Wireless

    If Pure High-throughput (Greenfield) 802.11n mode is selected and the Encryption type is set to WEP, TKIP or TKIP AES (WPS2Mixed) for your wireless router, Samsung TVs will not support a connection in compliance with new Wi-Fi certification specifications.
  • Page 14: How To View The E-manual

    How to view the e-Manual You can read the introduction and instructions about the TV features stored in E-MANUAL your TV. MENUm → Support → e-Manual → ENTERE ✎ If you want to return to e-Manual, press ✎ You can’t use the Try Now function, if the menu is not activated. Screen Display TV Screen: Displays the current input source screen.
  • Page 15 Method 1 1. Select Try Now, if you want to execute the corresponding menu(s). 2. To return to the e-Manual screen, press the button. E-MANUAL Viewing the Contents Basic Features > Changing the Preset Picture Mode (5/10) ‰ Changing the Preset Picture Mode O MENUm →...
  • Page 16: Installing The Wall Mount

    For detailed information on installing the wall mount, see the instructions provided with the wall mount. Contact a technician for assistance when installing the wall mount bracket. Samsung Electronics is not responsible for any damage to the product or injury to yourself or others if you elect to install the TV on your own.
  • Page 17 Samsung is not liable for these kinds of accidents. Samsung is not liable for product damage or personal injury when a non-VESA or non-specified wall mount is used or the consumer fails to follow the product installation instructions.
  • Page 18: Securing The Tv To The Wall

    Caution: Pulling, pushing, or climbing onto the TV may cause the TV to fall. In particular, ensure that your children do not hang over or destabilize the TV; doing so may cause the TV to tip over, resulting in serious injuries or death. Follow all safety precautions provided in the included Safety Flyer.
  • Page 19: Troubleshooting

    ✎ You can keep your TV as optimum condition to upgrade the latest firmware on web site ( → Support → Downloads) by USB. Correct Disposal of This Product (Waste Electrical & Electronic Equipment) (Applicable in the European Union and other European countries with separate collection systems) This marking on the product, accessories or literature indicates that the product and its electronic accessories (e.g.
  • Page 20: List Of Features

    AllShare™ connects your TV and compatible Samsung mobile phones/devices through a network. Anynet+(HDMI-CEC) Allows you to control all connected Samsung devices that support Anynet+ with your Samsung TV’s remote. Skype With Skype you can say hello or share a laugh with anyone, anywhere. Communicate with people around the world! ✎...
  • Page 21: Specifications

    Recommendation - EU Only ¦ • Hereby, Samsung Electronics, declares that this LED TV is in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC. • The official Declaration of Conformity may be found at, go to Support > Search Product Support and enter the model name.
  • Page 22 Warning! Important Safety Instructions Please read the appropriate section that corresponds to the marking on your Samsung product before attempting to install the product. CAUTION RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT OPEN CAUTION: TO REDUCE THE RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK, DO NOT REMOVE COVER (OR BACK).
  • Page 23: Wiring The Mains Power Supply Plug (uk Only)

    3. Warranty repairs must be carried out by Authorised Samsung Dealers or Authorised Service Centres. No re-imbursement will be made for repairs carried out by non Samsung Dealers and, any such repair work and damage to the products caused by such repair work will not be covered by this warranty.
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