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Picture Menu; Advanced Settings; Picture Options; Picture Reset - Samsung Plasma TV User Manual

Series 4+ 440/450 plasma tv
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Picture Menu

Mode t
Select your preferred picture type.
When connecting a PC, you can only select Entertain and Standard.
■ Dynamic: Suitable for a bright room.
■ Standard: Suitable for a normal environment.
■ Movie: Suitable for watching movies in a dark room.
■ Entertain: Suitable for watching movies and games.
Only available when connecting a PC.
Cell Light / Contrast / Brightness / Sharpness /
Color / Tint (G/R)
Your television has several setting options for picture quality control.
When connecting a PC, you can only make changes to Cell Light,
Contrast, Brightness and Sharpness

Advanced Settings

(available in Standard / Movie mode)
Compared to previous models, new Samsung TVs have a more precise
When connecting a PC, you can only make changes to Gamma and
White Balance.
■ Color Space (Auto / Native): Adjusts the range of colors available to create
the image.
■ White Balance: Adjusts the color temperature for a more natural picture.
R-Offset / G-Offset / B-Offset: Adjusts each color's (red, green, blue)
R-Gain / G-Gain / B-Gain: Adjusts each color's (red, green, blue)
Reset: Resets the White Balance to it's default settings.
■ Gamma: Adjusts the primary color intensity.
■ Dynamic Contrast (Off / Low / Medium / High): Adjusts the screen contrast.
■ Black Tone (Off / Dark / Darker / Darkest): Select the black level to adjust
the screen depth.
■ Flesh Tone: Emphasize pink "flesh tone".
■ Motion Lighting (Off / On): Reduce power consumption by brightness
control adapted motion.
Available in Standard mode only.

Picture Options

When connecting a PC, you can only make changes to the Color Tone,
Size and HDMI Black Level.
■ Color Tone (Cool / Standard / Warm1 / Warm2)
Warm1 or Warm2 will be deactivated when the picture mode is
■ Size: Your cable box/satellite receiver may have its own set of screen sizes as
well. However, we highly recommend you use 16:9 mode most of the time.
16:9: Sets the picture to 16:9 wide mode.
Zoom1: Use for moderate magnification.
Zoom2: Use for a stronger magnification.
Wide Fit: Enlarges the aspect ratio of the picture to fit the entire screen.
4:3: Sets the picture to basic (4:3) mode.
Do not watch in 4:3 format for a long time. Traces of borders displayed
on the left, right and center of the screen may cause image retention
(screen burn) which are not covered by the warranty.
Screen Fit: Displays the full image without any cut-off when HDMI (720p
/ 1080i / 1080p) or Component (1080i / 1080p) signals are inputted.
HD (High Definition): 16:9 - 1080i/1080p (1920x1080), 720p (1280x720).
Settings can be adjusted and stored for each external device you have
connected to an input on the TV.
Picture Sizes available by Input Source:
Input Source
ATV, AV, Component (480i, 480p)
DTV(1080i, 1080p), Component (1080i,
1080p), HDMI (720p, 1080i, 1080p)
■ Digital Noise Filter (Off / Low / Medium / High / Auto) : If the broadcast
signal received by your TV is weak, you can activate the Digital Noise Filter
feature to reduce any static and ghosting that may appear on the screen.
When the signal is weak, try other options until the best picture is
■ HDMI Black Level (Normal / Low) : Selects the black level on the screen to
adjust the screen depth.
Available only in HDMI mode (RGB signals).
■ Film Mode (Off / Auto) : Sets the TV to automatically sense and process film
signals from all sources and adjusts the picture for optimum quality.
Available in ATV, DTV(interlace), AV, COMPONENT (480i / 1080i) and
HDMI (480i / 1080i).
■ Screen Burn Protection : To reduce the possibility of screen burn, this unit is
equipped with Pixel Shift screen burn prevention technology. Pixel Shift moves
the picture slightly on the screen. The Time function setting allows you to
program the time between movement of the picture in minutes.
Your TV also has the following additional screen burn protection functions:
Pixel Shift (Off / On) : Using this function, you can set the TV to move
pixels minutely on the PDP screen in a horizontal or vertical direction to
minimize after images on the screen.
Available Pixel Shift Settings and Optimum Settings
Available Settings
Time (minute)
The Pixel Shift value may differ depending on the monitor size
(inches) and mode.
This function is not available in the Screen Fit mode.
Scrolling: This function removes after-images on the screen by
illuminating all the pixels on the PDP according to a pattern. Use
this function when there are after images or symbols on the screen,
especially when you displayed a still image on the screen for a long
The after-image removal function has to be executed for a long
time (approximately 1 hour) to effectively remove after-images on
the screen. If the after-image is not removed after you apply the
function, repeat the function again.
Press any key on the remote control to cancel this feature.
Side Gray (Light / Dark): When you watch TV with the screen ratio set
to 4:3, using the Side Gray function can prevent damage to the edges
of the screen by adjusting the white balance on the extreme left and
right sides.

Picture Reset

Resets your current picture mode to its default settings.
■ Reset Picture Mode: Returns all picture values in the currently selected mode
to the default settings.
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Picture Size
16:9, Zoom1, Zoom2, 4:3
16:9, Wide Fit, 4:3, Screen Fit
Optimum Settings for TV/AV/
1~4 min
4 min


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