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PN58C8000 picture "too real"

by thorin21 / February 9, 2011 11:14 AM PST

Just bought the TV and I have to say for blu-ray, sports etc, it is awesome.

However, watching HDTV I find that our favourite programs look too real... i.e. they look like actors on sets... what settings can I use to tone it down a bit?


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PN58C8000 picture "too real"
by Samsung_HD_Tech Samsung staff / February 10, 2011 4:09 AM PST


I'm sorry to hear that you're having an issue with your PN58C8000.

Try adjustingeither the Film Mode or the Motion Judder Cancel feature. To do this, with remote press the following:

Menu > Picture > Picture Options > Film Mode
Menu > Picture > Picture Options > Motion Judder Canceller

Changing these two options should give you the ability to view a picture that's not "too real", since changing these two options will adjust movement to provide a clear picture.


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PN58C8000 picture "too real"
by thorin21 / February 11, 2011 7:51 AM PST

I wouldn't describe this as an "issue" exactly, I just wanted to calm down the picture a bit... which has been partially successful using your advice. I switched off both completely.

At least now it's not glaringly obvious that I'm watching actors on a set!

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