What Is The Digital Noise Filter Setting?
The Digital NR (Noise Reduction) option will help eliminate any excess digital noise in a picture and help to reduce any flicker caused by this. This option is intended for 480i video which will generally have the most noise in the signal. There are five options for setting Digital NR;
What Is AVI?
AVI - Audio Video Interleave. AVI is a multimedia file format that was developed by Microsoft and released in 1992. AVI files contain both video and audio information that can be played back simultaneously. AVI files can be encoded through many different encoders. Some Samsung TVs have the
What Is The Viewing Angle Of Samsung Plasma TVs?
The viewing angles of Samsung Plasma TVs vary between model year and model series. All of our TVs have Veiwing angles that are above 160 degrees both horizontal and vertically. This means that you can view the TV panel without the colors inverting up to 160 degrees off of the TV's center. For
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
How Long Do Samsung Plasma TVs Last?
Current generation Samsung Plasma TVs with the Gen-5 display panel have, on average, half lives of 60,000 hours under normal operating conditions. That's more than 27 years if you watch your Plasma TV six hours a day. Older generation Samsung Plasma TVs with the Gen-4 display panel have, on
To connect a DVD player to your TV with Composite A/V cables, follow these steps: Connect the composite video (yellow) cable from Composite video out on your player to the green video input with the yellow ring around it on your TV. Connect the audio (red and white) cables from the Composite
How To Change The Aspect Ratio
There are two ways to change the aspect ratio on your television. For instructions, click the method you would like to use below. Note: For more information about aspect ratios and how they affect your TVs picture, click here.
My Plasma TV Is Running Hot
Plasma TVs can run hot ？ up to 100 degrees Fahrenheit and in some situations slightly over 100 degrees Fahrenheit - especially if they have been on for a number of hours. This is normal for a Plasma TV. If you smell anything emitting from the TV, turn the TV off, and use a can of air on the
General Connection Guide
A general guide to help you make an informed decision on how to connect your equipment to your TV.
Why Can't I Find Response Time Information About Plasma TVs?
You can't find response time information about plasma TVs because response time is an issue for LCD TVs, not Plasma TVs. Here's why: An LCD display consists of thousands of tiny elements, each of which has a liquid-crystal solution in it. Super-small transistors mounted on the surface of each
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What Is FilterBright?
FilterBright is a powerful anti-reflective film that absorbs external light and transmits internal light, thereby increasing the contrast levels and helping to prevent unwanted reflection. In bright daylight, FilterBright creates high contrast with pure black to show clearer image details and
When I Power The TV Off, The Standby LED Comes On. Is This Normal?
Yes this is normal. It was designed this way to let you know the TV has in fact been powered off. Here is a good example of why it was designed this way. If you're through watching a DVD and turn the power off for the DVD Player, the TV screen will appear blank while it is still in VIDEO MODE.
Weak or No Signal Displayed in TV Mode / Cannot Find Channel - 2013 TV Troubleshooting Tips
Perform an Auto Program to help find channels on your device. Watch this video to learn how.
Mini Wall-Mount Installation - WMN250M
Follow along with this video to learn how to safely and properly install the WMN250M Mini Wall-Mount for your 2009-2012 Samsung television.
Samsung Remote Management Support
Do you need a quick solution to a TV problem? With Samsung's Remote Management Support tool, a member of our support team can remotely diagnose your TV to get you on your way to a solution. Watch this video to learn how.
I See A "Not Available" Message On My Screen
If you see a Not Available message, you have the Speaker Select option set to External Speaker. To return audio to the television's internal speakers, follow these steps: With the TV on, press MENU, and then press Down arrow to highlight the Sound Menu, and then press ENTER. Use the
The Standby Light Blinks But Nothing Else Happens
If the standby light blinks but nothing else happens there are two possible reasons this could happen. The TV is connected to a computer with a VGA cable. An internal component has failed in the TV. If you have a computer connected to the TV with a VGA cable and it is powered off the TV
Standby Light On
If the standby light is on it indicates that the TV is receiving power but the TV is powered off. Press the POWER on your Samsung remote. Click on the description below that best matches the TVs reaction.
VGA, 15 pin D-Sub
If you are using the D-sub 15 pin jack, follow these steps: Make sure your TV and laptop are off. Using a 15 pin D-sub (standard, VGA, or RGB) video cable, connect the Video Out jack on your laptop to the PC In jack on the back of your TV. Using an audio cable with a min-stereo plug on each
VGA, 15 Pin D-Sub
If you are using the D-sub 15 pin jack, follow these steps: Make sure your TV and laptop are off. Using a 15 pin D-sub (standard, VGA, or RGB) video cable, connect the Video Out jack on your laptop's video card to the PC In jack on the back of your TV. Using an audio cable with a min-stereo
The On-Screen Menu
To change the aspect ratio of your television through the on-screen menu, follow these steps: With the TV powered on, press the [Menu] button on your TV or remote. Highlight the Picture item on the menu, and then press the [Enter] button on the remote or the Source button on the TV. Note:
How To Check Your Televisions Firmware Version
To see the firmware version and in some cases the chassis number on many 2007 or earlier Samsung TVs, follow these steps: Turn on your TV. Press the Menu button on your remote. The Main menu appears. Select Setup, and then press Enter. The Setup menu appears. Use the Down Arrow button to Select
I Get No Audio When I Connect My Computer To The Analog DVI Audio In On My TV
If you have connected: The HDMI or DVI from your computer to the HDMI/DVI on your TVs - and - The analog audio out from the PC to the TVs PC/DVI audio in And you receive no audio this problem is caused by the video card in the computer. Your TV scans for a digital audio signal. If it
Redbox Instant Discontinuing Service
Redbox Instant by Verizon is discontinuing service on Tuesday October 7th. Below are some FAQs and answers: Why is this happening? The service is shutting down because it was not as successful as we hoped it would be. We apologize for any inconvenience and we thank you for giving us the