What Does Game Mode Do?
What Does Game Mode Do? Game Mode is available on all current Samsung TVs. When you set a video source (input) to Game mode, your TV electronically bypasses two of the video signal processors in the TV, subsequently cutting down the amount of time the TV needs to process the video input from
The LED Lights (Stand By / Temp, Timer, Lamp) Are Blinking.
The LED Lights (Stand By / Temp, Timer, Lamp) Are Blinking. The LED lights indicate whether a DLP TV is working properly. For example, if all three LEDs are blinking, whatever the configuration, the most common cause is that the DLP lamp or LED light engine is failing. Note: Pedestal model DLP
What Do Samsung's TV Model Numbers Mean?
What Do Samsung's TV Model Numbers Mean? Looking at a Samsung model number may be confusing at first but once you understand how it is broken up reading them becomes a breeze. For Example: UN55F8000AFXZA When we break the model number down we will learn about what it is identifying: U = LED
Which Samsung TVs Have A Built In HDTV Tuner?
All 2013 (F Models) Samsung TVs have a built-in HDTV (ATSC and QAM digital) tuner but do not have NTSC (analog) tuners. All 2012 (E Models) Samsung TVs have a built-in HDTV (ATSC and QAM digital) tuner but do not have NTSC (analog) tuners. All 2011 (D Models) Samsung TVs have a built-in HDTV
Can I Run My DLP TV All Day?
Can I Run My DLP TV All Day? You can run your DLP all day, if you like. However, be aware that the lamp that lights up the screen has a limited lifespan. If you run your DLP TV all day for a large number of days, you will have to replace the lamp more quickly than if you ran your DLP TV four
Can DLP TVs Be Used As Computer Monitors With Mac Computers?
Can DLP TVs Be Used As Computer Monitors With Mac Computers? You can use your Samsung DLP TV as a computer monitor for a Mac as long as: The video card in your Mac supports standard PC video resolutions and the optimum refresh rate of your DLP TV. The TV has a D-Sub 15 pin (PC In or RGB),
How To Clean The 3D Glasses
The proper way to clean the 3D glasses is one lens at-a-time. It is not advisable to clean them in the same way that you would clean regular glasses (one finger on each lens), as it could damage the glasses. Do not clean both sides (front and back) at the same time as this will damage the
Which Samsung TVs Have An ATSC (Digital) Tuner?
All TVs made from 2007 through current models include an ATSC tuners. Legacy Models Of the 2006 models, all Samsung HL-S series DLP TVs, all LN-S series LCD TVs ending with a D (for example, LN-S3269D), all SP-S and HP-S series Plasma TVs, and all TX-S series SlimFit TVs have a built-in ATSC
The Back Panel Of My TV Gave Me A Shock.
If your TV gave you a shock, you may have a serious problem. Turn off and unplug your TV immediately, and then call Samsung Customer Care at 1-800-Samsung (1-800-726-7864) to arrange for a service technician to examine your TV. Have the model number and serial number of your TV on hand when you
My TV Is Connected Using The Component Connections And The Color Is Not Correct.
If you have your TV connected to an output device (source) using the Component connections and the color is not correct, follow these steps: Turn on your TV, and then turn on the Menu or change the TV to a different source (for example, from Component to Cable or HDMI). If the Menu colors
My TV Keeps Returning To The Default Settings After About Thirty Minutes.
2007 - 2012 TVs If you have a TV made between 2007 - 2011 and your TV keeps returning to the default settings, it means that your TV is set to Shop Mode or Store Demo Mode. Essentially, Shop Mode and Store Demo Mode return the TV automatically to the Dynamic Mode (and other default settings) in
What Is The Best Video Connection To Use Between My Cable Box And TV?
The best video connection for cable depends on the connections that are available on your cable box and your TV. HD (High Definition) Cable Boxes HD boxes and televisions have Component connections (Pb, Pr, and Y), DVI, and/or HDMI connections. If your cable company transmits digital channels,
My DLP Is Overheating.
If your DLP TV is overheating, turn your TV off, then check to see if the ventilation hole on the rear of the set is blocked. If it is, unblock it, wait a half hour, then turn the TV on and see if it continues to overheat. Note: If the set is overheating, it will automatically shut off if the
What Is The Color Wheel?
The color wheel is the device in your DLP system that creates the colored light your DLP TV needs to create color images. White light generated by the lamp in a DLP projection system passes through the color wheel. The color wheel, which is made up of successive red, green, and blue segments,
What Is The Film Mode Setting?
The Film Mode option will help provide a smooth frame transition when watching 480i content that is being corrected using 3:2 pull down. What this means is if you are watching a movie in a 480i resolution this feature can help smooth out the frame transition eliminating any picture stutter
How Long Does The DLP Lamp Last?
The 100-watt Ultra-High Pressure Lamp Samsung uses in its DLP sets has, on average, a life of between 5,000 - 8,000 hours. Note: If using the dynamic setting in the picture mode of the menu, this can affect the life of the bulb. For example: When using the dynamic setting the lamp operates at a
How Do I Set The On/Off Timer?
To turn on the On/Off Timer on your DLP TV, you must first set the clock. To set the clock, follow these steps: Turn on your TV. Press the Menu button on your remote control. The Main menu appears. Press the Up or Down arrow button on your remote to select Setup, and then press the Enter
How Do I Turn On The Sleep Timer?
To turn on the Sleep Timer on your DLP TV, you must first set the clock. To set the clock, follow these steps: Turn on your TV. Press the Menu button on your remote control. The Main menu appears. Press the Up or Down arrow button on your remote to select Setup, and then press the Enter
Why Do My Games Systems Have A Time Lag On My DLP TV?
The time lag you experience when you play games on your DLP TV is caused by the electronic circuitry used to produce High Definition quality pictures. Picture data is momentarily stored in memory and processed to produce high quality video. When you are watching TV programs, the time lag is not
Why Is The Picture On My DLP TV Fuzzy When I Watch Regular Cable Channels?
If the picture on your DLP TV is great when you watch HDTV programs, but fuzzy or out of focus when you watch regular cable TV channels, the problem is not with your DLP TV. It has the most advanced video technology available. The problem is with the old fashioned, 480i analog signal you're
What Is Film Mode?
3:2 Pulldown Movies are recorded and played back at 24 frames per second. Video is recorded and played back at 30 frames per second. Because of this difference in frame rates, when movies are converted to standard video, they are converted using a process called 3:2 pulldown which creates five
There Is A Black Band Or Shadow Running Down One Side DLP.
If there is a black band or shadow running down either the left or right side of your DLP screen, it most likely means that the TV is failing and you need to get your TV serviced. Click here to fill out an Online Service Request.
Where Can I Find Additional Information About The TriDef 3D Hardware And Software?
You can find additional information about TriDef 3D hardware and software by visiting the TriDef® website. Click here to visit the TriDef® website now. You can also click on and download the file in the Attachment field above. The 3-D DLP Starter Pack is now available for purchase at
General Connection Guide
A general guide to help you make an informed decision on how to connect your equipment to your TV.