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  • Page 1: User Manual

    Contact SAMSUNG WORLD WIDE If you have any questions or comments relating to Samsung products, please contact the SAMSUNG customer care center. Country Customer Care Web Site Address Center CANADA 1-800-SAMSUNG Samsung Electronics Canada Inc. 2050 (726-7864) support (English)
  • Page 2 Warning! Important Safety Instructions (Please read the Safety Instructions before using your TV.) CAUTION This symbol indicates that high voltage is present inside. It is dangerous to make any RISK OF ELECTRIC SHOCK DO NOT OPEN kind of contact with any internal part of this product.
  • Page 3 • Make sure to plug the power cord in until it is firmly seated. When unplugging the power cord from a wall outlet, always pull on the power cord's plug. Never unplug by pulling on the power cord. Do not touch the power cord with wet hands.
  • Page 4: Smart Hub

    Internet connection, and minimize the risk of unauthorized access. These steps are listed below: • When Samsung releases software updates to improve the security on your TV, you should promptly install these updates. To automatically receive these updates, turn on “Auto Update” in the TV’s menu (Support >...
  • Page 5 MULTIMEDIA: Play back photo, video, and music files from an external storage device. Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC) Lets you to control all connected Samsung devices that support Anynet+ with your Samsung TV’s remote. e-Manual Provides a detailed, on-screen user's manual built into your TV (page 21).
  • Page 6: Table Of Contents

    28 The Evolution Kit Slot (Kit Sold Separately) 02. Using the Remote Control 29 Getting Remote Support Using the Remote Control 29 Caring for the TV 03. Using the Samsung Smart 07. Specifications, wall Control mounting, and other 10 Buttons and Functions information...
  • Page 7: Turning On The Tv And Cabling

    Turning on and Controlling the TV You can turn on the TV using the Samsung Smart Control or the TV’s Controller, a small joystick-like button on the back of the TV in its lower-left corner. You can also use the TV's Controller to operate the TV without the Samsung Smart Control.
  • Page 8: Using The Remote Control

    CC: Controls the caption decoder. chapter, Using the Remote Use these buttons in a specific Control and Peripherals > Using feature. the Samsung Smart Control > Use these buttons according Displaying and Using the On- to the directions on the TV's Screen Remote.
  • Page 9 Installing Batteries into the Remote Control Match the polarity of the batteries to the symbols in the battery compartment. NOTE ‐ Use the remote control within 23 feet of the TV. ‐ Bright light may affect the performance of the remote control. Avoid using near bright fluorescent lights or neon signs.
  • Page 10: Using The Samsung Smart Control

    MENU M.SCREEN Touch pad Place a finger on the touch pad and move the Samsung Smart Control. The pointer on the screen moves in the direction you moved the Samsung Smart Control. Press the touch pad to run the focused item.
  • Page 11 Using the Samsung Smart Control Motion Function to Operate the TV The Samsung Smart Control has a motion sensor (gyro sensor) that lets you control the TV easily by moving the Samsung Smart Control and using it much like a cordless mouse.
  • Page 12 Using the Touch Pad and the Directional Buttons ‐ In the TV's menu, navigate to Support > Smart Control Tutorial to view a tutorial that shows how to use the touch pad. ‐ If the touch pad's sensitivity is too high or low, navigate to the System > Smart Control Settings menu, and then select the Touch Sensitivity option to change the touch pad sensitivity.
  • Page 13 If the Samsung Smart Control stops operating or works abnormally, try replacing the batteries. If the problem persists, pair the Samsung Smart Control and TV again. Move to within a foot of the TV, and then aim the Samsung Smart Control at the TV's remote control sensor.
  • Page 14 Use the On-Screen Remote to enter numbers, control content playback, and use the features and functions of the TV, just like a real remote. Use the directional buttons on the Samsung Smart Control to move the cursor on the On-Screen Remote. Press the touch pad on the Samsung Smart Control to select.
  • Page 15: Switching Between Video Sources

    IR extender cable (included) to the TV and positioning the transmitter end of the cable in front of the device you want to control. ‐ You can also use the Anynet+ (HDMI-CEC) function to operate external Samsung devices with your TV's remote control without any additional setup.
  • Page 16: Setting Up The Universal Remote Control

    Setting Up the Universal Remote Control ‐ If you want to control a set-top-box, you need to have your zip code and your cable provider's name and location on hand before you begin. If you want to control a Blu-ray player or home theater, you need the manufacturer's name and model number.
  • Page 17: Smart Hub

    Smart Hub. My Page displays the games you have downloaded. Most games listed on the Games panel are free, while some require a fee. To download a for-pay game, you must have a Samsung Account with a registered credit card.
  • Page 18 • Lock/Unlock: Locks or unlocks apps. Locked apps cannot be accessed. • Update Apps: Displays a list of apps that have updates available. You can select which apps to update. The SAMSUNG APPS Panel functions are context-sensitive. The functions that appear may differ depending on the app you select.
  • Page 19 Storage Service. USB Drive displays USB devices connected to the TV. Network Device displays devices connected to your TV through your home network (a computer, a smart phone, etc.). Storage Service displays services such as Dropbox and SkyDrive linked via your Samsung account to the TV. English - 19 [UH8000-ZA]BN68-05868A-03ENG.indb 19...
  • Page 20 If you want to play content located in a Storage Service, navigate to the Smart Hub > Samsung Account menu, and then select Log In to sign in to your Samsung account. If you want to play content located on a device connected to the TV using Samsung Link, go to Step 2 below.
  • Page 21: Using The E-manual

    MENU > Support > e-Manual The embedded e-manual contains information about your TV's key features. ‐ Alternatively, you can download a copy of the e-manual from Samsung's website, and read it on your computer or print it out. ‐ Words in yellow (e.g., Picture Mode) indicate a menu item and bold words in white (e.g., Smart Hub) indicate remote control buttons.
  • Page 22: Updating The E-manual To The Latest Version

    If you want to read the e-Manual entry on a specific screen menu feature: • On the Samsung Smart Control, press the KEYPAD button, and then select e-Manual on the On-Screen Remote to load the corresponding e-Manual page.
  • Page 23: Troubleshooting And Maintenance

    If the TV seems to have a problem, first review this list of possible problems and solutions. Also, review the Troubleshooting Section in the e-Manual. If none of the troubleshooting tips apply, visit support or call Samsung Customer Service at 1-800-SAMSUNG (1-800-726-7864).
  • Page 24 The cable/set top box remote Program the Cable/Set remote control to operate the TV. Refer to the control doesn’t turn the Cable/Set-Top-Box user manual for the SAMSUNG TV code. TV on or off or adjust the volume. ‐ This TFT LED panel is made up of sub pixels which require sophisticated technology to produce. There may be, however, a few bright or dark pixels on the screen.
  • Page 25: Network Troubleshooting

    Network Troubleshooting How to Improve Your Wireless Signal Position your wireless router, modem router, or access point in a central location. The best place for a Wi-Fi router is in the center of your home. If that is not possible, move it as close to the center of your home as possible. Avoid putting it in a corner. Single Story Bad Router Position Good Router Position...
  • Page 26 Adding a wireless repeater A wireless repeater is a device which extends your wireless network's range without requiring you to add any wiring. All you need to do is place the repeater halfway between your wireless router and your TV, and you will get an instant boost in your wireless signal strength.
  • Page 27 • Change the DNS to Select MENU > Network > Network Status > DNS Server > Select Manually > DNS > enter > OK • Verify that the ESN for Netflix is valid. (Go to MENU > Support > Contact Samsung) Reset Netflix by selecting MENU > Smart Hub > Smart Hub Reset.
  • Page 28: Eco Sensor And Screen Brightness

    Eco Sensor and Screen Brightness Eco Sensor measures the light in your room and optimizes the brightness of the TV automatically to reduce power consumption. This causes the TV to brighten and dim automatically. If you want to turn this off, go to MENU >...
  • Page 29: Getting Remote Support

    Getting Remote Support Samsung Remote Support service offers you one-on-one support with a Samsung Technician who can remotely: • Diagnose your TV • Adjust the TV settings for you • Perform a factory reset on your TV • Install recommended firmware updates How Does Remote Support Work? Having a Samsung Tech remotely service your TV is easy.
  • Page 30: Specifications, Wall Mounting, And Other Information

    07. Specifications, wall mounting, and other information Specifications Display Resolution 1920 x 1080 Environmental Considerations Operating Temperature 50°F to 104°F (10°C to 40°C) Operating Humidity 10% to 80%, non-condensing Storage Temperature -4°F to 113°F (-20°C to 45°C) Storage Humidity 5% to 95%, non-condensing Stand Swivel (Left / Right) 0˚...
  • Page 31: Dimensions

    Dispose unwanted electronics through an approved recycler. To find the nearest recycling location, go to our website: or call, (877) 278 - 0799 Decreasing Power Consumption When you shut the TV off, it enters Standby mode. In Standby mode, it continues to draw a small amount of power.
  • Page 32: Hear The Abundant Sound

    Hear the abundant sound MAIN SPEAKER Full range drivers are located at the bottom of the TV. You can enjoy smooth and rich sound with any type of content. WOOFER Woofers are located at the bottom of the TV. Low frequency range sound radiates from the bottom of the TV. You can enjoy rich and powerful bass, suitable for any type of program source.
  • Page 33: Mounting The Tv On A Wall Using The Wall Mount Kit (optional)

    We recommend you contact a technician for assistance when installing the wall mount bracket. We do not advise you to do it yourself. Samsung Electronics is not responsible for any damage to the product or injury to yourself or others if you select to install the wall mount on your own.
  • Page 34: Providing Proper Ventilation For Your Tv

    ‐ Standard dimensions for wall mount kits are shown in the table. ‐ Samsung wall mount kits contain a detailed installation manual, and all parts necessary for assembly are provided. ‐ Do not use screws that do not comply with VESA standard screw specifications.
  • Page 35: Securing The Tv To The Wall

    To Prevent the TV from Falling These are general instructions. The clamps, screws, and string are not supplied by Samsung. They must be purchased separately. We suggest consulting an installation service or professional TV installer for specific hardware and anti-fall hardware installation.
  • Page 36: Warranty Information

    Warranty Information FCC Caution: Any changes or modifications not Federal Communication Commission expressly approved by the party responsible for Interference Statement compliance could void the user’s authority to operate This equipment has been tested and found to this equipment. comply with the limits for a Class B digital device, This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules.
  • Page 37: Samsung Brand Products

    SAMSUNG Authorized Service as a result of format selection and use, as well as Center. Along with this Statement, the Original burned in images, are not covered by your Samsung Limited Warranty Statement and a dated Bill of limited warranty.
  • Page 38 USE, MISUSE OR INABILITY TO USE THIS PRODUCT, remove, repair and return the product. If in-home REGARDLESS OF THE LEGAL THEORY ON WHICH service is unavailable, SAMSUNG may elect, at our THE CLAIM IS BASED, AND EVEN IF SAMSUNG option, to provide for transportation of our choice HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH to and from a SAMSUNG authorized service center.
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