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post #1 of 5 Old 10-05-2012, 10:32 PM - Thread Starter
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I just received my Samsung 8000. Out of the box, the picture has a slight greenish cast to it. Adjusting the red-green balance does not help it.

What are the settings I should play with to address this issue?

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I just received my Samsung 8000. Out of the box, the picture has a slight greenish cast to it. Adjusting the red-green balance does not help it.
What are the settings I should play with to address this issue?
Thank-you.

without a meter/software, you'll want to toggle between various color temp presets until it disappears or is minimized (probably Warm1 or Warm2... Cool and Standard will be far too blue)
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Would decreasing the green gain or increasing the red gain address the issue?
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What picture mode is out of the box?
from the comments on the owner's side, and several review sites, I would only use "Standard" and "Movie", both with Warm2 settings.
From all the reports I have seen, the Standard and Movie modes were never too green: Nitra had too much red, and badwilly and myself had too much blue.

There is not much response on this thread. I have seen that you are also on the owner's thread, and as there is more life there, you might get more feedback there.
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Would decreasing the green gain or increasing the red gain address the issue?

not a good idea without a meter/software... try Movie mode with Warm2 or Warm1
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