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XVT3D474SV settings needed

by DUST2332 / December 23, 2010 7:46 PM PST

I was wondering if anyone has the best settings for this tv, thanks

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waiting....
by DUST2332 / January 1, 2011 11:22 AM PST

its been a little over a week and im still waiting for a reply... Plain

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I have the same question
by Sparkey3588 / March 9, 2011 5:16 AM PST
In reply to: waiting....

Purchased this unit from Costco for $1499.99 and would like to know what the best settings are.

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just a few more days
by jpastin / March 31, 2011 2:40 AM PDT

I just got the TV for $1350 from Dell (after a promo code I found via Google). I've hooked it up and it looks pretty decent out of the box, but I ordered the Digital Video Essentials: HD Basics Blu-Ray from Amazon. It should arrive early next week. Once I go through it and find the settings for me, I'll post them here.

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Here we go!
by jpastin / April 6, 2011 10:02 PM PDT
In reply to: just a few more days

OK I got the Blu-Ray last night and went through the calibration. Here is what I got. Keep in mind, that I am not a professional calibrator, so my results may not be perfect. Also since the test patterns were coming from my Blu-Ray player, they may compensate for irregularities in the output of my Blu-Ray player (Sony BDP-S570).


Main Picture Settings

Picture Mode: Custom
Backlight: 85 (this was fixed and I couldn't change it)
Brightness: 49
Contrast: 51
Color: 47
Tint: 0
Sharpness: 4

Size & Position

Horizontal Position: 30
Vertical Position: 13
Horizontal Size: 2
Vertical Size: 4

Color Temperature

Color Temperature: Normal
Red Gain: 133
Green Gain: 131
Blue Gain: 128
Red Offset: 128
Green Offset: 128
Blue Offset: 128

Advanced Picture

Smooth Motion Effect: Middle
Real Cinema Mode: Precision
Noise Reduction: Low
Color Enhancement: Off
Adaptive Lumina: Medium
Film Mode: Auto
Smart Dimming: On (probably why the backlight was unchangeable)
Ambient Light Sensor: Middle

Good luck everyone, and let me know how they look for you.

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finally....
by DUST2332 / April 8, 2011 12:34 PM PDT
In reply to: Here we go!

thank you I've been wondering if anybody would actually reply with the results will try your preferences greatly appreaciated

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