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Old 11-13-2013, 09:29 AM - Thread Starter
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On sale at Best Buy. Purchased one yesterday. Perfect size tv for most bedrooms. It has great picture quality from what Im seeing so far.

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Old 12-02-2013, 06:19 PM
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I grabbed one too. I was wondering if anyone has worked on the picture at all. I would love to compare settings.

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Ive tweaked my settings a bit to maximize pq.

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could you tell me what those settings are?

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I found that my picture was really washing out when there was a lot of white in the backround. It was really annoying. The picture actually look foggy at times. I found the turning on adaptive contrast in the advanced settings eliminated that. Here are my other settings :
Backlight 36
Brightness 35
Contrast 47
Color 38
Tint R5
Sharpness 50

I am much happier with these settings. The picture is much more realistic. I think there is still room for improvement but its much better than how it came out of the box..
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could you tell me what those settings are?

Here you go:

Brightness 45
Backlight 45
Contrast 60
Color 50
Tint 0
Sharpness 60
Adoptive Contrast off

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Hi : ),
Anyone use one of these as a computer monitor? Does it have any overscan issues???

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Hi : ),
Anyone use one of these as a computer monitor? Does it have any overscan issues???
The pixels would look too big with 1920x1080 39" display for a desktop monitor. The 39" Seiki 4K is a big seller for a 4K monitor with 3840x2160 display that cost $404.56 with free shipping today on Amazon.
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Hi,
I've bought and returned the Insignia set, but while I had it I tried the settings posted here. This TV as a monitor is not acceptable IMO due to the crappy looking text, my 40" Samsung blows it away.
However I did manage to get it looking good so here are my settings for those who might like to use it for normal AV duty...



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I purchased this TV as well for $249 and like it although i cannot seem to get the picture settings to where they look good. Most of the settings i have tried make the TV look to washed out. Does anyone have any updated picture settings they like that they are willing to share for this TV?
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The pixels would look too big with 1920x1080 39" display for a desktop monitor. The 39" Seiki 4K is a big seller for a 4K monitor with 3840x2160 display that cost $404.56 with free shipping today on Amazon.


WOW 30hz at 4k...................lol
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WOW 30hz at 4k...................lol
lol to your post
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lol to your post



You won't be loling your ass off when you watch sports or even a fast moving video game.

30 hz is obviously a big step in the WRONG direction..............
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Show me a link to a 4K 60Hz display for $399.
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I bought one of these back in Nov for a new tv to run as a 2nd football screen, and us in the bedroom. Ive been happy with it especially for the price and the screen uniformity and PQ is good. Lets be honest, its no plasma but for what I use it for it looks good. I also bought a second roku stick and its MHL port works great IMO.

I put my meter on it and did some adjusting and these where the best settings I came up with.






Even with warm color temp its still too cool, I measure close to 8000k. For what I spent and using the roku stick, I have no complaints.
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