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Eye strain after watching UA46D7000

by new2samsung / July 3, 2011 11:22 AM PDT

I have been using a Plasma TV until I "upgraded" to a Samsung 46D7000 2 weeks ago. The picture quality and color are simply outstanding but I also noticed two problem areas:

1. Eye strain
2. There seems to be some "ghosting" perhaps due to a slow refresh rate? Could this be the cause for 1?

I have goggled as much as I can but have yet to find the "optimal settings" for this model. I guess I could call local Samsung support but I feel that they may not do much for a "fussy customer".

Hence I am turning to this Forum for help.

Thanks

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When you find such an issue
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 3, 2011 2:31 PM PDT

You go see your eye doctor. Could be simple or serious.

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Eye strain after watching UA46D7000
by Samsung_HD_Tech Samsung staff / July 5, 2011 3:54 AM PDT

new2samsung,

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Eye strain after watching UA46D7000
by new2samsung / July 5, 2011 9:36 AM PDT

The situation improved somewhat after putting the picture mode to MOVIE, turning off all the noise reduction features, and using custom settings for the motion plus option (judder at 9, and blur at 0). I will go over to the Picture Settings forum for more pointers. Thanks

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