What Is The Wide Fit Picture Size (Aspect Ratio)?
Wide Fit is used to enlarge the picture size (aspect ratio) of the picture by expanding the picture both horizontally and vertically so that it fits the entire screen of your Plasma TV. Wide Fit works when you are watching a source attached through the Component or HDMI connections that is
What Is 600Hz Subfield Motion?
The frame rate for a typical TV is 60 frames per second or 60Hz. This means that the TV displays 60 still images per second. Because the images appear so rapidly, our brains' perceive the images as a moving picture. With 600HZ Subfield Motion, the pixels that make up the picture on the screen
What Is The Edge Enhancement Setting?
The edge enhancement feature functions much like the Sharpness option. The difference is it attempts to eliminate any artificial edging created by the sharpness function. This feature can be turned on and off to your viewing preference.
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.
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.
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.
My TV Is 3D But The 3D Function Does Not Work With My New 3D Equipment
New 3D devices (such as BluRay Player and Cable Boxes) have been released in 2010 or later use different methods of transmitting 3D signals than the 3D Plasma TVs released in 2007 and 2008 accept. Due to this, Samsung 3D Plasma TVs are not compatible with newly released 3D devices. Samsung
How To Connect An Antenna Or Direct Cable Line (No Box)
Note: Menus and illustrations may not exactly match your TV. Connect an antenna or direct RF (Coax) cable line to the input on the back of the TV. With the TV on, press MENU on your remote to bring up the Main Menu. Then, press to the Channel Menu, and then press ENTER. Important: If
IP Address, Subnet, Gateway, DNS Server Test Failed Again
If the IP Address, Subnet, Gateway, DNS Server Test fails again, there may be a problem with the TV or with your network setup. To determine what the problem is, follow these steps: Power off your TV, Modem, and Router. Unplug the power for your Modem and Router. Connect your ethernet cable
IP Address, Subnet, Gateway, DNS Server Test Failed
If the IP Address, Subnet, Gateway, DNS Server test fails, then your TV is not receiving any correct IP address information from your Router or Modem. To resolve this, follow these steps: Power off your TV, Modem, and Router. Unplug the power for your Modem and Router. Make sure the
Through The Service Port
Your TV is equip with a service port for firmware updates via USB. To update your TV via this method you will need the following: A USB flash drive with the storage capacity large enough for the firmware file. A computer with an internet connection. WinZip (this is a program used to open
Through The Tools Menu
You can use the [Tools] button on your remote to enter the Tools Menu and change the aspect ratio on your TV. This button is located on the lower half of your remote control. To change your aspect ratio, follow these steps: Press the [Tools] button once. The Tools Menu appears on the screen.