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post #2371 of 2380 Old 01-11-2015, 02:42 PM
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Where the hell did I say he should upgrade his firmware with a "lower version"?
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...i found there was a firmware update 1024 released on 3/9/14 so i was planning on doing that as soon as the tv arrives... i have seen somewhere else on the forum where someone just bought the same model and their firmware number that was shipped with the tv is higher than the 1024 update
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No, the firmware is not older than what your TV is shipping with. I updated my TV just fine.
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I just bought a UN32EH5000 and I have some questions if anyone can answer, thanks.

1. Sometimes when I tilt the TV I noticed I hear something shifting. It's not a screw or piece of plastic. Like I said it's more the sound of something shifting and not rattling, it sounds like something fairly big. Should I return this TV or what? I tested it and it works but it doesn't seem like it'd be normal for anything to shift.

2. My version number is UU02. Checking the panel it says I have a Samsung a-Si TFT-LCD. Is that a good one/bad one or what?
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If you are worried about it (the loose assembly), change it. Peace of mind.
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Hey forum,

I picked up the Samsung UE40H5000 from John Lewis about 1 month ago and I’ve had nothing put problems trying to connect my HDMI cable.

The problem I’m having is with the HDMI1 source setting. When connected to the PS4 the screen will flicker ever 15-20s which makes it completely unusable. In the PS4 settings I’ve noticed that when 1080p is selected then the flickering is every 1s and the rest (1080i, 760, 460 etc) are every 15-20s.

I’ve gone through 3 HDMI cables costing £95 thinking it was something wrong in that aspect and then I’ve tried 4 other laptops which still highlight the problem and my final resort is to get some help in the forum before sending it back to the company I bought it from.

All I wanted was a TV to watch some Netflix on with my flatmates and have a few beers with the PS4 but it has turned into a complete nightmare! and it’s absolutely unusable at the minute.
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So maybe there's something faulty about the HDMI input. Get a replacement and see if that's better.

How can three HDMI cables cost £95? Somebody saw you coming.
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Samsung Calibrations Solved!

Samsung UN32EH5300 - February 2, 2015
Calibrated using iScan Duo for Patterns, Spectracal C6 on tripod profiled off i1Pro, and using Calman 5.4.1 Build # 1856

Service Menu: White Balances

Sub Brightness: 112
Red Offset: 129
Green Offset: 127
Blue Offset: 124
Sub Contrast: 117
Red Gain: 137
Green Gain: 127
Blue Gain: 154

Movie Values after calibration:
Backlight: 18
Contrast: 89
Brightness: 42
Sharpness: 34
Colour: 50
Tint: 50/50

Advanced settings:
Dynamic: Off
Black Tone: Off
Flesh Tone: 0
RGB Only Mode: Off
Color Space: Native

White Balance: All 25s - Calibrated in Service Menu


Gamma: -1

Picture Option:
Colour Tone: Warm2
Digital Noise Filter: Auto
MPEG Noise Filter: Auto
HDMI Black Level: Low
Film Mode: Off
LED Motion Plus: Off
Eco Mode: Off

NOTE: Use the Spears and Munsil II Blu-ray patterns to adjust Brightness, Contrast and Sharpness.
Adjust the Contrast downwards until ALL Pink has disappeared from the pattern.
Disney WOW Blu-ray - Use Basic Only, less 1 to 2 clicks. Do not use Advanced! Values will end too high!
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TV not going into full standby every time

I'm noticing that sometimes my new H4000 Series 4 tv doesn't power off fully. Sometimes the USB port remains powered (I can tell because I have a Chromecast which remains powered) and the Samsung logo doesn't appear when I turn the tv back on. On other occasions it powers down fully (or as much as it should) - the USB port stops powering the Chromecast and the Samsung logo appears when I switch back on. I have the latest firmware (and it did it with the previous firmware too). How can I make sure that it switches to full standby each and every time without resorting to pulling the plug? I've resorted to adding a daily 1am 'power off timer' in the settings to see if this will force it into full standby should it remain half awake! Not sure if this will work yet!
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Hello,
I bought a UE40EH5000 about 1 year ago, in Italy.
The installed firmware is 1019, and I have found on the UK Samsung website a more recent firmware (Multilanguage Version 1028.0).
Could I install this firmware on my LCD without problem?
Where can I find the changes in the 1028.0 firmware and the differences between the 1019 and the 1028?
Too many questions?
Sorry for my english.
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hello everyone
the hdmi 1 port on my samsung 40eh500 has gone kaput
led detect that port is alive when output source is turned on (shown and can be enabled through source menu) but give no display with no signal error

tried different output sources, different pc's and graphics card

it was connected to my pc gpu with dvi port on gpu. i cleaned pc. put it back and getting this error since then. also gpu is dead dunno what happened

hdmi 2 port works fine.

what can i do now to fix it?
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Purchased 46EH5000 with current Samsung panel at Costco

Found calibrating this set a bit of a challenge as it's the first set that has a pasty look with colors due to the high default of 100 for Contrast.

Used AVS d/l disk as reference.

Calibrated for OTA.

The following works well here visually:

All Auto features turned off

Sharpness = 40

Color = 36

Backlight = 12 (default)

Contrast = 95

Brightness = 45 (default)

Temperature = Warm 1

Found adjusting Backlight & Brightness had too much of an impact on the black level which is very good on this set.

Room setting was mid-day with curtains half drawn

Overall, a good budget set & recommended
What version/panel do you have on this one? Thanks!
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