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Sony KDL-55HX750 picture settings

by tpendlebury CNET staff/forum admin / March 30, 2012 2:04 AM PDT

Review: http://reviews.cnet.com/flat-panel-tvs/sony-bravia-kdl-46ex720/4505-6482_7-34504895.html

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Sony KDL-46HX750

Below you'll find the settings we found best for viewing the Sony KDL-55HX750 in a relatively dim room via the HDMI input. Your settings may vary depending on source, room conditions, and personal preference. Check out the Picture settings and calibration FAQ for more information.

Calibration report using these settings:

Home menu>Settings>Picture & Display

--Picture Adjustments menu--
Setting Memory: [any]
Picture Mode: Custom
Backlight: 1
Picture: Max
Brightness: 50
Color: 52
Hue: G1
Color Temperature: Warm 2
Sharpness: 40
Noise Reduction: Off
MPEG Noise Reduction: Off
Dot Noise Reduction: Off
Motionflow: Off
CineMotion: Auto 1

--Advanced Settings menu--
Black Corrector: Off
Adv. Contrast Enhancer: Off
Gamma: +1
Auto Light Limiter: Off
Clear White: Off
Live Color: Off
Detail Enhancer: Off
Edge Enhancer: Off
Skin Naturalizer: Off [grayed out]
i/p Conversion Preference: Quality [grayed out]

--White Balance menu--
R-Gain: -2
G-Gain: 0
B-Gain: -1
R-Bias: -2
G-Bias: -2
B-Bias: -2

--Screen menu--
Setting Memory: [any]
Wide Mode: Full
Auto Wide: Off
4:3 Default: Off [grayed out]
Auto Display Area: Off
Display Area: Full Pixel
Screen Position: [grayed out]
Vertical Size: 0 [grayed out]

--Pro Picture Setup menu--
[all settings default/Auto]

--Home Menu>Settings>Preferences--

--Scene Select menu--

--Eco menu--
Power Saving: Off
Light Sensor: Off

Note: This post was edited by a forum moderator added link to calibration report on 04/03/2012 at 8:29 AM PT

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These settings work good on my 55HX850 model
by JTNEWTON7814 / April 20, 2012 8:02 AM PDT

These settings work good on my Sony 55HX850. I had to leave the "--scene Select Menu-- Cinema" part to auto. When I would select cinema it would change all the settings I just made.

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by kinglerxt / April 25, 2012 6:36 PM PDT

When will you get the HX850 series (with the Gorilla Glass) to test? Thats the TV Im interested in and not the HX750 because of its lesser black levels.
Very interested to see how it compares and hopefully beats the 750 performance

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Picture Setting and Power saving settings
by stutir / September 14, 2012 9:21 PM PDT


I have KDL 46HX750 and whenever I change the Picture setting or Scene Select Setting or power saving mode after 5 - 10 minutes the setting reverts to the default settings. Please advise.

Even the settings which you have mentioned above, I tried them they also reverted to the old default settings.

Thanks and Regards


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To Ms Stuti
by swapnadip_da / September 15, 2012 5:43 AM PDT

You must be in Showroom Demo mode. Turn that to Home mode. Had happened with my samsung tv 2 years back. In showroom demo mode the picture settings change after 5-10 mins so that the sale reps dont have to revert the different settings explored by the customers again and again.
Thank You

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