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My new TV

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8y, 7m agoPosted 8 years, 7 months ago
Does anyone know the correct format to tune in a TV? There is a method of setting brightness, contrast etc to achive the best picture,many thanks.
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8y, 7m agoPosted 8 years, 7 months ago
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#1
Default settings work for me.
It depends more on the surroundings where the TV is placed and how much light is in the room.
If it is in a dark place you want the brightness down so that the TV doesn't dazzle you.
If it is in a very well lit place then you want the brightness up so that the image doesn't appear faded.
Contrast is more personal preference I think, but you want the blacks to be black but not so much that all other colours look to dark.
#2
No there isn't. It's all about personal preference. Although, it does work best, if you turn the colour right down to zero , and then adjust the contrast and brightness, as if it was a black and white set. Once you're happy with the picture, turn the colour up slowly, till you're comfortable.
#3
Thanks for your replies, they were both very helpful
#4
Take a look on some of your dvd's (I assume you've got dvd's!) and see if any of them have the THX Optimizer.
A couple of dvd's that I can think of off the top of my head are Eps 1,2 and 3 of star wars and Cars.

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