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SAMSUNG Series 8 8000 UN46C8000 User Manual

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  • Page 1 Samsung Electronics America, Inc. 105 Challenger Road Ridgefield Park, NJ 07660-0511 imagine the possibilities Thank you for purchasing this Samsung Droouct. To receive more comDlete service, please register your product at!register Mode Serial No. © 2010 Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. All rights reserved.
  • Page 2 SAMSUNG will additionally provide Warranty Repair Service in the United States on SAMSUNG products purchased in Canada, and in Canada on SAMSUNG products purchased in the United States, for the warranty period originallyspecified, and to the Original Purchaser only.
  • Page 3: Table Of Contents

    Contents • List of Features ............• Network Connection ..........• Accessories .............. Connecting to a Wired Network • Install the Stand ............Connecting to a Wireless Network • Media Play.............. • Viewing the Control Panel ......... Connecting a USB Device •...
  • Page 4: List Of Features

    You can use various internet services and view useful information and entertaining content (p, 48). • AllShare: AIIShare connects your TV and compatible Samsung mobile phones/devices through a network (p. 55), • Self Diagnosis: You can check whether picture or sound operate normally (p. 28), Please make sure the following items are included with your LED TV.
  • Page 5: Install The Stand

    hput C ables (Sold Separately) i ! ; See separate guide for installing the stand. 9EA(M4X LS) Follow the steps below to connect the TV to the stand. Screws(M4X LS) .._ T t__ Topview 1. Connect the Guide Stand to the Stand using four screws (M4 X LS) as shown. Screws (M4X L8)-----_ _?....
  • Page 6: Viewing The Control Panel

    Getting Started For best cable connection to this product, be sure to use cables with a maximum thickness as below: • Maximum thickness - 0.55 inches (14mm) The product color and shape may vary depending on the model. Remote control s ensor Power Indicator MENU ----"1 SOURCE...
  • Page 7: Viewing The Remote Control

    Use these buttons in Media Play and CC: Controls the caption decoder (p. 26). Anynet+ modes (p. 37, 44). Controls recording for Samsung recorders that have the Anynet+ feature) Installing batteries (Battery size: AAA) NOTE * Use the remote control within 23 feet from the TV.
  • Page 8: Connecting To An Antenna

    Getting Started When the TV is initially powered on, basic settings proceed automatically. Connecting the power cord and antenna. VHF/UHF Antenna When the TV is initially powered on, a sequence of on-screen prompts will assist in configuring basic settings. Press the POWER (b button.
  • Page 9: Connecting To An Av Device

    Connections Using an HDMI or HDMI/DVI Cable: HD connection (up to 1080p) We recommend using the HDMI connection for the best quality HD picture. Available devices: DVD, Blu-ray player, HD cable box, HD STB (Set-Top-Box) satellite receiver - tttttttttttttttttttttttttt HDM_ _N I(DVm}, 2(ARC}, 3, 4, PC/DV_ AUDIO _N "...
  • Page 10 Connections Using a Component (up to 1080p) or Audio/Video (480i only) Cable Available devices: DVD, Blu-ray player, cable box, STB satellite receiver, VCR Blue Green White Yellow _eo Cable AV Adapter (Suppied} (Not Supped} For better picture quality, the Component connection is recommended over the A/V connection. Using an EX-Link Cable Connection Available Devices: External devices that support EX-Link.
  • Page 11: Connecting To An Audio Device

    Using an Optical (Digital) or Audio (Analog) Cable Connection Available devices: Digital Audio System, Amplifier, DVD home theater Optical Cable (Not Supplied) DIGITAL AUDIO OUT (OPTICAL} * When a Digital Audio System is connected to the DIGITAL AUDIO OUT (OPTICAL) jack, decrease the volume of both the TV and the system, * 5,1 OH (channel) audio is available when the TV is connected to an external device supporting 5.1 OH.
  • Page 12: Connecting To A Pc

    Connections Using an HDMI/DVI cable or a D-sub cable _:i_iii_i Z:_ _ ..D Sub Cable (Not Supplied) Display Modes (D-Sub and HDMI/DVI input) Optimal resolution is 1920 X 1080 @ 60 Hz, 640 x 350 31.469 70.086 25.175 720 x 400 31.469 70.087 28.322...
  • Page 13: Changing The Input Source

    Edit Name MENUITTI _ input --_ Edit Name --_ ENTERI_ Source List VCR / DVD / Cable STB / Satellite STB / PVR STB / Use to select TV or an external input sources AV Receiver / Game / Camcorder / PC / DVI PC / DVI such as a DVD / Blu-ray player / cable box / Devices / TV / IPrv / Blu-ray / HD DVD / DMA: Name STB satellite receiver.
  • Page 14: Channel Menu

    Basic Features Using Favorite Channels MENU rlTl _ Channel --_ Channel List _ ENTERI_ Seeing Channels Add to Favorite / Delete from Favorite Channel List Add, delete or set Favorite channels and use Set channels you watch frequently as Favorites, the program guide for digital broadcasts.
  • Page 15: Editing Channels

    NOTE NOTE * When selecting the Cable TV system: STD, HRC * All deleted channels will be shown on the All and IRC identify various types ofcable TV systems. Channels menu. Contact your local cable company toidentify * A gray-colored channel indicates the channel type o fcable system that exists inyour particular has been deleted.
  • Page 16: Picture Menu

    Basic Features information: Display a show you have reserved Adjusting Picture Settings to watch. (You can also change the reservation Information.) MENUiTrl _ Picture _ ENTERI_ Alternatively, you can view Information by highlighting a program and pressing the ENTERE_ button. Backlight / Contrast / Brightness...
  • Page 17: Changing The Picture Options

    White Balance: Adjust the color temperature for a more (Advanced Settings are available in Standard / Movie mode) natural picture. Compared to previous models, new Samsung TVs have a more precise picture. R-Offset / G-Offset / B-Offset: Adjust each color's (red, green, blue) darkness.
  • Page 18 Basic Features NOTE Picture Options " When Double (_, mode has been set in PIP MENU FITI _ Picture _ Picture Options (Picture-in-Picture), the Picture Size cannot be set. ENTER 1_ * After selecting Zoom1, Zoom2 orWide Fit: Press the I_ button to select Position. In PC mode, you can only make changes to the Color Press the ENTERIZ_ button.
  • Page 19: Viewing Tv Using The 3d Function

    Ill MPEG Noise Filter (Off / Low / Medium / High / * Parents' careful supervision is required particularly Auto): Reduces MPEG noise to provide improved when children or teenagers view 3D images. picture quality. * Photosensitive Seizure Warning and Other Health Risks HDMI Black Level (Normal / Low): Selects the black level on the screen to adjust the screen depth.
  • Page 20 "Side by Side" and "Top & Bottom" are available when the resolution is 720p, 1080i and 1080p in you must purchase a pair of Samsung 3D DTV, HDMI and USB mode or when set to PC Active Glasses (SSG-2100AB, SSG-2200AR, 3D content.
  • Page 21 II 3D Auto V iew (Off / On): If 3D Auto View is set to On, Press the CONTENT button, then the Content View a "Side-by-Side" format HDMI signal with one of the menu will appear. resolutions below is automatically switched to 3D, Here, Press the _ or I_ button, then select 3D.
  • Page 22: Setting Up The Tv With Your Pc

    Depending on the version of Windows and the video card, the actual screens on your PC will probably look different, but the same basic set-up information will apply in most cases. (If not, contact your computer manufacturer or Samsung Dealer.) English...
  • Page 23: Sound Settings

    Speaker Select (External Speaker / TV Sound Settings Speaker) ................MENUrlTI --_ Sound --_ ENTER[_ A sound echo may occur due to a difference in decoding speed between the main speaker and the audio receiver. In this case, set the TV to External Speaker, SRS TruSurround HD (Off / On) When Speaker Select is set to External Speaker, the...
  • Page 24: Setup Menu

    Basic Features Setting the On / Off Timer MENU rlTI _ Setup _ Time _ Timer 1 Setting the Time ENTER I_ MENUFm -_ Setup -_ Time -_ ENTERE_ You can set the TV to turn on automatically at a preset time. Timer 1 / Timer 2 / Timer 3: Three different on / off timer settings can be made.
  • Page 25: Locking Programs

    Repeat: Select Once, Everyday, Mon~Fri, Mon~Sat, MPAA Rating: You can block movies depending on Sat~Sun orManual toset a tyou convenience. Ifyou their MPAA rating, The Motion Picture Association of select Manual, you can set u p the day y ou want to America(MPAA) has implemented a rating system that activate the timer.
  • Page 26: Other Features

    Basic Features NOTE Other Features * If information is not downloaded from the broadcasting station, the Downloadable U.S. MENUiTR _ Setup --_ ENTERE_ Rating menu is deactivated. * Parental restriction information is automatically Menu Language downloaded while watching DTV channels. It may take several seconds.
  • Page 27 BD Wise (Off / On): Provides the optimal picture quality selected inCaption Mode. for Samsung DVD, Blu-ray and Home Theater products * The a vailability ofcaptions depends on the which support BD Wise, When BD Wise is turned On, program being broadcasted.
  • Page 28: Picture In Picture (pip)

    Basic Features Wireless Remote Contro( (Off / On} Turn on/off or give permission to Samsung mobile phones/ MENUiTrl _Support-_ ENTERE_ devices. You must have a Samsung Mobile phone/device which Lega( Not!ce ................. supports Wireless Remote Control. For more details, refer to each device's manual.
  • Page 29 Refer to this information when connecting external devices to the T_. connection or downloading the latest firmware from "www.," to a USB memory device. Current Version - the software already installed in the TV. contact S amsung ..Software is represented as "Year/Month/DayVersion."...
  • Page 30: Network Connection

    Advanced Features You can set up your TV so that it can access the Internet through your local area network (LAN) using a wired or wireless connection. Connecting to a Wired Network You can attach your TV to your LAN using cable in three ways: •...
  • Page 31 Network SetuP(Auto )........................Network Setup (Manual) ........ Use the Automatic Network Setup when connecting your Use the Manual Network Setup when connecting your TV to TV to a network that supports DHCR To set up your TV's a network that requires a Static IP address. cable network connection automatically, follow these steps: Getting the Network Connection Values How to set up automatically...
  • Page 32: Connecting To A Wireless Network

    Configuration) or PIN (Personal Identification Number), WPS will automatically configure the SSID and WPA key in either mode. * If your router, modem, or device isn't certified, it may not connect to the TV via the "Samsung Wireless LAN Adapter." * Connection Methods: You can setup the wireless network connection six ways.
  • Page 33 Notice The picture may appear corrupted or have static for some channels when the TV is connected to the Samsung Wireless LAN Adapter. In such a case, establish a connection using one of the following methods or connect the Samsung Wireless LAN Adapter using a USB cable in a place that is not affected by radio interference.
  • Page 34 Advanced Features How to set up automatically Network SetuP (PBC 0NPS)) ..................To set up the wireless connection automatically, follow these steps: How to set up using PBC (WPS) Follow Steps 1 through 6 in the "How to set up using If your router has a PBC (WPS) button, follow these steps: PBO (WPS)"...
  • Page 35 On the dialog that appears, click the Support tab. You can connect to a mobile device without an access point through the "Samsung Wireless LAN Adapter" by using a On the Support tab, click the Details button. The peer to peer network.
  • Page 36 Link) ............Your TV may not be able to connect to the Internet This function lets you connect your TV to a Samsung device because your ISP has permanently registered the (router, etc,) that supports PBC (WPS). You can connect the MAC address (a unique identifying number) of your TV to the device even if a sharer is not connected to the TV.
  • Page 37: Media Play

    TV and the PC IP addresses should be the same and only the last part (the host address) should be changed. (e.g. IP Address: 123.456.789.**) Using a LAN cable, connect between the external modem and the PC onto which the Samsung PC Share Manager Program will be installed.
  • Page 38 Divx DRM, Multi-audio, embedded captions are not supported. Samsung PC Share manager should be permitted by the firewall program on your PC. When you use Media Play mode through a network connection, depending on the functions of the provided server: The sorting method may vary.
  • Page 39: Screen Display

    Screen Display Move to the desired file using the up/down/righ'dleft buttons and then press the ENTER[__ or Fcq (Play) button. The file is played. Supports the View Devices and Home in Media Play homepage. information: You can ascertain the selected file name and the number of files and page.
  • Page 40 WMA sampling rate 22050Hz mono is not supported. Below 1280 x 720:60 frame max - Above 1280 x 720:30 frame max • GMC 2 over is not supported. • H.263is not supported. • Only Samsung Techwin MJPEG is supported. English...
  • Page 41 Playing movie continuously (Resume Play) If you exit the playing movie function, the movie can be played later from the point where it was stopped. If you press the ENTERI_ button (Chaptering) during playing the file, you can explore scene divided into 5 chapters you want.
  • Page 42: Playing Multiple Files

    Advanced Features Photos Viewing a Photo (or Slide Show) Press the _ or _ button to select Photos, then press the ENTERL_ button in the Media Play menu, Press the _/I_/A/T button to select the desired photo in the file list. Press the ENTERIZ_ button or [3£3(Play) button.
  • Page 43 Videos/Music/Photos Play Option menu During file playback, press the TOOLS button. Title You can move dkectly to anotlqerTitle. Repeat Mode You can play movie and music files repeatedly. Picture Size You can adjust the picture size to your preference. (Model / Mode2 / Original) Picture Setting You can adjust the picture setting.
  • Page 44: Anynet

    Anynet+ is a function that enables you to control all connected Samsung devices that support Anynet+ with your Samsung TV's remote. The Anynet+ system can be used only with Samsung devices that have the Anynet+ feature. To be sure your Samsung device has this feature, check if there is an Anynet+ logo on it.
  • Page 45: Setting Up Anynet

    Anynet+ Menu The Anynet+ menu changes depending on the type and status of the Anynet+ devices connected to the TV. View IV Changes Anynet+ mode to TV broadcast mode. Device List Shows the Anynet+ device list. (devicename) MENU Shows the connected device menus. E,g. If a DVD recorder is connected, the disc menu of the DVD recorder will appear, (devicename) INFO Shows the play menu of the connected device.
  • Page 46: Recording

    Advanced Features Recording You can make a recording of a TV Program using a Samsung recorder. Select Recording, When there are more than two recording devices * When multiple recording devices are connected, the recording devices are listed. Select one recording device in the Device List.
  • Page 47: Troubleshooting For Anynet

    Troubleshooting for Anynet+ • Check if the device is an Anynet+ device. The Anynet+ system supports Anynet+ devices only. • Only one receiver (home theater)can be connected. • Check if the Anynet+ device power cord is properly connected. • Check the Anynet+ device's Video/Audio/HDMI cable connections. •...
  • Page 48: Internet@tv

    Screen Display TV Screen: Recommended Applbations: Displays the current channel. Displays the recommended service by Samsung. You are not able to add or delete a servbe in thb list. Information: Disphy @plbations, and advertisements brought to Downloaded Applbations:...
  • Page 49: Setting Up Internet@tv

    Account Login System Setup For an application with multiple accounts, use ,_ and I_ to Ticker Autorun (Off / On): You can set Ticker Autorun access the different accounts. to come on when powering on the TV. The Ticker application provides useful News, Weather, and Stock Market information.
  • Page 50 6. Accountcreated. You can use theservices p rovided The keypad QSD will be displayed on the screen. by all users of your Samsung TV with a single Using the Keypad Iogin by linking the users' account to the TV ID. if you want to register a service site ID, select Yes.
  • Page 51: Using The Internet@tvservbe

    Apps • Video: Displays various video media such as movies, TV shows and short length videos. Samsung Apps is a store for downloading applications to be • Sports: Displays various sports media such as match used on Samsung TV/AV equipment.
  • Page 52 Advanced Features Yahoo Internet@TV provides an integrated Internet and television experience powered by the Yahoo!@ Widget Engine. You can monitor financial stocks, share photos with friends and family, and track news and weather all through the Yahoo!@ Widget Engine, When running internet@TV for the first time, you will be prompted to configure the basic settings, Depending on your country's regulations, some applications may have limited service or not be supported.
  • Page 53: Profilewidget

    • From the Administrative Controls menu you can: PROFILE Widget - Configure the Screen Saver timeout to avoid screen burn-in. Set up user profiles through Profile Widget. You can set up multiple profiles, each with its own list of widgets. Use the - Create Owner PIN and set a Security Question to Switch Profile option to switch to a different user profile.
  • Page 54: Help Website

    Samsung expressly disclaims any responsibility or liability for any change, interruption, disabling, removal of or suspension of any content or service made availablethrough this device. Samsung may impose limitson the use of or access to certain services or content, in any case and without notice or liability.
  • Page 55: Aiishare

    Media, or ScreenShare function. The Media function is available in all mobile devices About AIIShare which support AIIShare, AllShare connects your TV and compatible Samsung mobile Allowed / Denied: Allows/Blocks the mobile phone. phones/devices through a network. On your TV, you can Delete: Deletes the mobile phone from the list.
  • Page 56 ENTERE_ button to select Allow, then you can use Media function on that device. Using your Samsung phone to control your iV Simply Before you can use this feature, you must connect to a Samsung mobile phone that supports ScreenShare functions.
  • Page 57: Assembling The Cables

    Other Information Stand Type Wall-Mount Type ® Do not putt the cables too hard when arranging them. This may cause damage to the product's connection terminals. English S7...
  • Page 58: Installing The Wall Mount

    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 59: Anti-theft Kensington Lock

    Do not install your Wall Mount Kit while your TV is turned on. It may result in personal injury due to electric shock. The Kensington Lock is not supplied by Samsung. It is a device used to physically fix the system when using it in a public place. The appearance and <TVRear>...
  • Page 60: Securing The Tv To The Wall

    Other Information Caution: Pulling, pushing, or climbing on the TV may cause the TV to fall. In particular, ensure your children do not hang over or destabilize the TV; doing so may cause the TV to tip over, causing serious injuries or death.
  • Page 61: Troubleshooting

    Ifthe TV seems tohave aproblem, first try this list ofpossible problems and s olutions. Ifnone ofthese troubleshooting tips apply, visit "," then c lick onSupport, orcall Samsung customer service at1-800-SAMSUNG. Poo! picture Eirstof all, please perform the Picture Test and confirm that your TV is properly displaying the test image, (goto MENU _ Supp0rt"...
  • Page 62 Other Information Sound Problem Eirstof all, please perform the Sound Test to confirm that your TV audio is properly operating. (goto MENU _ Support, Self Diagnosis - Sound Test) (p. 28) If the audio is OK, the sound problem may caused by the source or signal. There is no sound or the sound is too low •...
  • Page 63 Network Connection The wireless network connection failed. • The Samsung Wireless USB dongle is required to use a wireless network. • Make sure the Network Connection is set to Wireless (p. 32). • Make sure the TV is connected to a wireless IPsharer (routeo.
  • Page 64: License

    Other Information SrS_ TheaterSound, SRS and the <_ symbol are trademarks of SRS Labs, Inc. TheaterSound technology is incorporated under license form SRS Labs, Inc. TheaterSound DOLI3Y Manufactured under license from Dolby Laboratories. Dolby and the double-D symbol are DIGITAL PLUS I trademarks of Dolby Laboratories.
  • Page 65: Dimensions

    NOTE: All drawings are not necessarily to scale. Some dimensions are subject to change without prior notice. Refer to the dimensions prior to performing installation of your TV. Not responsible for typographical or printed errors. O 2010 Samsung Electronics America, Inc English 65...
  • Page 66: Index

    Other Information AIIShare FAV, C H button 7, 14 Receiver Amplify Favorite Channel Recording Antenna Film Mode Remote Control Anynet+ Fine Tune Repeat Mode AUDIO OUT Flesh Tone RGB Only Mode Auto Adjustment Frequency Rotate Auto Volume HDMI 9, 44 Select All Background Music Home Theater...

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