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Sony KDS-R60XBR2 picture settings


What follows are the user-menu settings we found ideal for viewing the Sony KDS-R60XBR2 rear-projection HDTV in a completely darkened room with a 1080i HDMI source, namely the Toshiba HD-A1 HD-DVD player with its Enhanced Black Level turned on. Your ideal settings will vary according to room lighting, source, and personal preference. We have not listed settings that do not affect picture quality with this setup. See the full review for explanations as to why we chose these settings.

Picture menu:
Mode: Custom
Advanced iris: Min
Picture: 46
Brightness: 54
Color: 48
Hue: 0
Color temp: Warm2
Sharpness: 19
Noise reduction: Off
DRC: Off
Advanced Settings:

Black corrector: Off
Gamma: Low
Clear white: Off
Live color: Off
White balance: (see below)
Detail enhancer: Off
Edge enhancer: Off

White balance:
R-gain: 0
G-gain: 0
B-gain: 0
R-bias: -1
G-bias: 0
B-bias: 0

Setup menu:

Color matrix: Standard
Power saving: On

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