For Information About Older, Discountinued Samsung TVs.
If your model TV is discontinued and Samsung no longer provides information or user manuals for it on-line. You may be able to find a user manual and parts for your TV at J&J International, Samsung's authorized parts dealer. Click click here to go to J&J International's website now. Important:
What Is The Power Consumption Of My TV In Watts?
To find the power consumption of your TV you can look in three places; On the back of your TV there will be a sticker that will contain the power consumption of the unit as well as other information. In the specifications portion of your user manual. To download a copy of your user manual
Will Netflix work on my 2009/B Series TV?
In 2009, we released several different TVs that had the ability to tie into your network. With these new functions, we added Yahoo! Widgets (a.k.a Internet@TV), Media Play 2.0, and something called Home Network Center. With Yahoo! Widgets, you could pull content and media from many different
What Is xvYCC?
xvYCC (Extended-gamut YCC) is a new color space (color range) standard for televisions, computer monitors, digital camcorders and cameras, etc. xvYCC supports up to 1.8 times more colors than the current standard. Starting in 2007 a few Samsung LCD, DLP, and Plasma TVs are capable of
Missing QAM (Digital) Stations, New FCC Regulation For Clear QAM
There has been an FCC rule change to Clear QAM broadcasts. Previously customers were able to use the QAM tuner in their TVs* to tune in the clear QAM signals from their local cable provider. The FCC has made a change to the broadcasting of QAM and the encryption of QAM signals allowing them to
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
How Can I Tell What Kind Of TV I Have?
You can tell what kind of TV you have by the first two letters of the model number. The table below lists model number letters and TV types for current models sold in the U.S. Beginning Model Letters Type of TV PN, FP, HP, or SP Plasma LN or LT LCD UN LED HL
What Media Play Functions Does The USB Port Support?
What Media Play Functions Does My USB Port Support? There are two versions of Media Play available, Media Play and Media Play (Video). If your television has Media Play, you can use the USB port to view pictures or play music stored on a compatible USB device. If your television has Media Play
What Is The White Balance Setting?
White balance is an adjustment to remove unrealistic color casts. With this option you can fine tune the picture so objects that should be white are rendered white on your scren. This option is more of a fine tuning option then the Color tone option. In this setting you will be able to adjsut
Why Can't I Turn Closed Captions Off?
If you have turned off closed captions and they are still showing up on the TV, they are either part of the program and cannot be turned off or you are using a Cable Box, Satellite Box, DVD Player, or other external device. The TV can only turn on and off closed captions form an antenna or a
General Connection Guide
A general guide to help you make an informed decision on how to connect your equipment to your TV.
What Is The Snowy Line On The Top Of The Screen?
When you set your TV to JustScan, you may see a snowy, garbled, black and white line on the top of the screen. Usually, this is caused by something called overscan. Typically, overscan extends the picture beyond the edges of your TV set so that when you view a picture, there are no blank or
Where Can I Get A Replacement Remote?
Ordering a New Remote You can order a Samsung remote from J&J International, our Authorized Parts Distributor. To go to J&J on line, click here. After the J&J web page appears, enter either the model number of your TV into the Model Number field in the upper left corner or the remote control
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
Why Doesn't A Wide Screen DVD Fit My Wide Screen TV?
Many older movies available on DVD, though labeled wide screen, were produced in a wide screen format (for example, Cinemascope or Academy Flat) which are a wider aspect ration than the current 16:9 wide screen TV standard. When you play one of these movies, your wide screen TV will display
What Kind Of Cable Do I Need To UseThe Digital Optical Output On My TV ?
To use the Digital Optical output jack on your TV, you need a standard Digital Optical cable. A standard Digital Optical cable is a fiber optic cable with a TOSLINK connector at both ends. An example of a TOSLINK connector is below.
Why Can't I Select Game Mode?
Depending on your TV, Game mode might not be available for all input sources. For example: On the HL-S5078, 5678, 6178, or 7178, Game mode was only available for AV1, AV2, AV3, S-Video1, S-Video2, S-Video3, Component1 and Component2, but not HDMI or DVI. To find out which sources Game mode is
Why Does My TV Make A Popping Or Cracking Noise After I Turn It Off?
The popping or cracking noises you hear after you turn off your TV are caused by different parts inside the TV contracting as they cool. It's caused by the thermal expansion the metal chassis of the TV goes through during the warm-up phase. These sounds are normal, and happen in a variety of
Which Video Input Is The Best?
The following list shows video input formats, ranked from best quality to worst: Rank Cable Supported Resolutions Image Best HDMI 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p, 480i Best DVI 1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p, 480i Better Component 1080p*, 1080i, 720p,
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