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Best Picture Settings for TCL 49S405 49" 4K Ultra HD Roku

Feb 15, 2018 10:57AM PST

Could someone please provide me with the optimal picture and audio settings for this TV?
Thank in advance for any help provided.

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The usual is
Feb 15, 2018 11:41AM PST
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AVS forum has better settings IMO
Apr 2, 2018 11:44PM PDT

Personally I didn't care for rtings settings. I have this tv and have found these settings to be much better for my viewing. http://www.avsforum.com/forum/166-lcd-flat-panel-displays/2941536-official-2017-tcl-s-series-55s405-owners-thread.html They are:
TV Brightness: Brighter
Picture Mode: Normal
Dynamic Contrast: Off
Backlight: 100
Brightness: 42
Contrast: 100
Sharpness: 66
Color: 55
Tint: 0
Color Temperature: For daytime or bright room use: Normal or Cool. The colors really pop, and the whites are shimmering.
For night-time or dark room: Warm. if watching in a dark room, or say the late shows, the cool or normal settings make the tv almost blinding to watch. Warm tames them a bit. More plasma like whites.

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