HDTV Picture Setting forum

General discussion

Vizio E470VL picture settings

by katzmaier CNET staff/forum admin / September 17, 2010 2:55 AM PDT

Review:
http://reviews.cnet.com/flat-panel-tvs/vizio-e470vl-47-lcd/4505-6482_7-34136136.html

Related products:
Vizio E420VL
Vizio E550VL

Below you'll find the settings we found best for viewing the Vizio E470VL in a dark room via the HDMI input with a 1080p, film-based source. Your settings may vary depending on source, room conditions, and personal preference. Check out the Picture settings and calibration FAQ for more information.
http://news.cnet.com/8301-17938_105-9996461-1.html

---Picture settings menu---
Picture Mode: Movie
Backlight: 44
Brightness: 51
Contrast: 78
Color: 54
Tint: 0
Sharpness: 0

---Size & Position submenu---
Horiz. Position: 32
Vertical position: 16
Horizontal Size: 0 [grayed out]
Vertical Size: 0 [grayed out]

---Color Temperature submenu---
Color Temperature: Normal
Red Gain: 143
Green Gain: 147
Blue Gain: 128
Red Offset: 132
Green Offset: 132
Blue Offset: 128

--Advanced Picture submenu---
Smooth Motion Effect: Off
Real Cinema Mode: Off [grayed out]
Noise Reduction: Off
MPEG NR:
Color Enhancement: Off
Adaptive Luma: Off
Film Mode: Auto
Backlight Control: Off
Ambient Light Sensor: Off

Post a reply
Discussion is locked
You are posting a reply to: Vizio E470VL picture settings
The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.
Track this discussion and email me when there are updates

If you're asking for technical help, please be sure to include all your system info, including operating system, model number, and any other specifics related to the problem. Also please exercise your best judgment when posting in the forums--revealing personal information such as your e-mail address, telephone number, and address is not recommended.

You are reporting the following post: Vizio E470VL picture settings
This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our staff. Thank you for helping us maintain CNET's great community.
Sorry, there was a problem flagging this post. Please try again now or at a later time.
If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Once reported, our moderators will be notified and the post will be reviewed.
Collapse -
settings work great
by juice27old / November 6, 2010 11:13 AM PDT

do you have any other settings for the other picture settings? standard, custom, football etc. I have tried to watch hockey but can not get the settings good enough to follow the puck.

Collapse -
Thanks!
by newgirl43 / December 22, 2010 7:40 PM PST

Oh, this is so much better! I just bought this tv,and the picture was so good on display in the store. Then when I set it up and turned it on...too dark! your settings worked perfect!!! Thanks!

Collapse -
PERFECT picture settings Vizio E470VL!
by amberhoskins / January 21, 2011 4:04 PM PST

Thank you for passing on the answers to the big exam!

Popular Forums
icon
Computer Help 49,613 discussions
icon
Computer Newbies 10,349 discussions
icon
Laptops 19,436 discussions
icon
Security 30,426 discussions
icon
TVs & Home Theaters 20,308 discussions
icon
Windows 10 360 discussions
icon
Phones 15,802 discussions
icon
Windows 7 7,351 discussions
icon
Networking & Wireless 14,641 discussions

Tech Tip

Stuck without Internet and want to watch movies?

CNET shows you how to download movies and TV shows onto your device using Amazon Prime so you'll always be entertained.