Picture settings

You can adjust the picture settings via the Picture menu. 

  1. Press  to bring up the Home menu.
  2. Use the arrow buttons to select Settings and press the centre button.
  3. Press  or  to select Picture & Programmes... and press the centre button.
  4. Press  or  to select Picture and press T20-Nav-Right.jpg button. 
  5. Press  or  to select a menu item and press the centre button.
  6. Follow on-screen instructions. 

To temporarily remove the picture from the screen, press LIST, find Show Picture, then Picture off and press the centre button in the BeoRemote One display. To restore the picture, select Picture on.

 

Smart Picture Mode

For information about Smart Picture Mode, LG describes:

When this is enabled, the TV will automatically adjust to the optimal picture settings based on data it receives on the genre of the programme being played. 

Set the option to On to enable this mode.

  • If you enable this feature, you cannot set Picture Mode manually.
  • Only available with digital broadcasts.
  • Programmes connected to the HDMI IN are not supported by Smart Picture Mode.
  • This feature is available in certain countries only.

 

Picture Mode

Picture Mode is found in the Picture Mode Settings menu. For information about picture mode, LG describes:

Select the picture mode that is best suited to your viewing environment, preferences or video type.

 

When you use normal signals

Vivid
Sharpens the image by increasing the contrast, brightness and sharpness.

Standard
Displays the picture with normal contrast, brightness and sharpness levels.

Eco / APS
The Energy Saver feature changes settings on the TV to reduce power consumption.

  • The configurable items differ depending on model or country.

Cinema
Optimizes the screen for movies.

Sports / Football / Cricket
Optimizes the screen for sports games. Sharpens the image of rapid movements such as kicking or throwing a ball.

  • The name of the sport may differ depending on region.

Game
Optimizes the screen for gameplay.

HDR Effect
This feature lets you enjoy a more dynamic, clearer image by correcting the light and dark areas of the display.
This feature provides a realistic image, even when the source image's gradation level is high.

  • If you set Picture Mode to HDR Effect, you will not be able to use some of Picture Mode Settings.

ISF Expert (Bright Room) / ISF Expert (Dark Room)*
Allows an expert, or anyone who loves picture quality, to tune to the best picture quality. This option is an adjustment menu provided for ISF-certified picture quality tuning experts.
ISFccc : Imaging Science Foundation Certified Calibration Control.

 

When you use the HDR / Dolby Vision signals

Vivid
Sharpens the image by increasing the contrast, brightness and sharpness.

Standard
In a normal viewing environment, it opens a screen that can properly show the expressiveness and brightness of HDR.

Cinema Home**
The screen appears as a brighter and clearer screen than the Cinema.

Cinema**
Optimized the screen for HDR video signal.

Game
Optimizes the screen for gameplay.

  • If the HDR / Dolby Vision video signal is input to the models that do not support the HDR / Dolby Vision technology, it will provide normal signals picture mode options.
  • The configurable items differ depending on model or country.
  • Depending on the input signal, the available picture modes may be different.
  • When watching online service content, the Picture Mode may be changed to match the content being shown.
  • ISF Expert is an option that allows a picture quality expert to fine-tune the quality of the standard picture. Thus, it may not be effective for a normal picture.*
  • Picture Mode change may modify Energy Saving and Motion Eye Care settings and it can affect energy consumption. You can adjust their settings manually in the Energy Saving and Picture Options menu.

*ISF is available on some markets only, for other markets, select a mode that is suitable for a movie screen.

**On some markets, Cinema Home and Cinema are called Cinema Bright and Cinema Dark.

 

Picture Mode Settings

For information about picture mode settings, LG describes:

This feature allows you to adjust the selected picture mode in detail.

OLED LIGHT

Adjusts the display brightness by varying the brightness of the OLED panel.

Contrast
Adjusts the contrast of the bright and dark areas of the picture. The closer to 100, the higher the contrast.

Brightness
Adjusts the overall screen brightness. The closer to 100, the brighter the screen.

Sharpness
Adjusts the sharpness of the image. The closer to 50, the sharper and clearer the image.

V Sharpness
Adjusts the sharpness of the contrast edge in the vertical direction.

H Sharpness
Adjusts the sharpness of the contrast edge in the horizontal direction.

Colour
Tones down or up the colours displayed on the screen. The closer to 100, the deeper the colour.

Tint
Adjusts the colour balance between red and green displayed on the screen. The closer to Red 50, the more red the colour will be. The closer to Green 50, the more green the colour will be.

Colour Temperature
Adjusts the colour temperature from cold to warm.

 

  • The settings you specify only apply to the currently selected input mode.
    To apply your current picture settings to all input modes, select Apply to all inputs.
  • Depending on the input signal or the selected picture mode, the available options may differ.
  • The configurable items differ depending on model.

 

Resetting Picture Mode

This option will reset the Picture settings.*

  • You can reset the Picture modes separately. Select the Picture mode you wish to reset and enable it.

*To reset Picture Mode, press , and then Settings followed by Picture & Programmes..., Picture, Picture Mode Settings and Reset.

 

Advanced Controls / Expert Controls

Advanced Controls / Expert Controls is found in the Picture Mode Settings menu. For information about advanced controls and expert controls, LG describes:

Dynamic Contrast
Corrects the difference between the bright and dark sides of the screen for optimal results depending on the brightness of the picture.

Dynamic Colour
Adjusts the Colour and saturation of the picture to make the image more Colourful and lively.

Preferred Colour
Adjusts the Colours of skin, grass and sky to your personal preferences.

Super Resolution
Adjusts the resolution to make dim and blurred images clearer.

Gamma
Adjusts the medium brightness of the picture.

Colour Gamut
Selects the range of Colours to display.

Edge Enhancer
Shows clearer and distinctive yet natural edges of the video.

Colour Filter
Filters a specific Colour spectrum in RGB Colours to fine-tune Colour saturation and hue accurately.

White Balance
Adjusts the overall tone of the screen as desired.

Colour Management System
This is a function used by experts when they adjust colours using a test pattern of six colours (Red / Green / Blue / Cyan / Magenta / Yellow) without affecting other colour areas.
For normal images, adjustments may not result in noticeable colour changes.

 

  • Depending on the input signal or the selected picture mode, the available options may differ.
  • The configurable items differ depending on model.

 

Picture Options

Picture Options is found in the Picture Mode Settings menu. For information about picture options, LG describes:

Noise Reduction
Removes small dots that stand out so as to make the image clean.

MPEG Noise Reduction
Reduces the noise produced during the creation of digital video signals.

Black Level
Compensates the screen brightness and contrast by adjusting the darkness of the screen.

Real Cinema
Provides a cinema-like experience.

Motion Eye Care
Automatically adjusts brightness and reduces image blur based on image data to reduce eyestrain.

  • Turning this option Off may increase energy consumption.

LED Local Dimming
Maximizes the contrast ratio by making the bright side of the screen brighter and the dark side of the screen darker.

  • Off : Disables the LED Local Dimming function.
  • Low / Medium / High : Changes the contrast ratio.

- Turning this option Off may increase energy consumption.

TruMotion
Optimizes the image quality of fast-moving pictures.

  • Off : Turns off the TruMotion.
  • Smooth : Softens fast-moving pictures.
  • Clear : Makes fast-moving pictures clearer.
  • User : Sets De-Judder/De-Blur manually.
    - De-Judder : Adjusts juddering on the screen.
    - De-Blur : Reduces the blurring effects of motion.
- The advanced settings can be changed only in User mode.
  • Depending on the input signal or the selected picture mode, the available options may differ.
  • The configurable items differ depending on model.

 

Aspect Ratio Settings

Aspect Ratio is found in the Aspect Ratio Settings menu. For information about aspect ratio, LG describes:

16:9
Displays an aspect ratio of 16:9.

Original
Changes the aspect ratio to 4:3 or 16:9 depending on the input video signal.

Full Wide
You can watch content across the full screen.
Please note that picture distortion can occur depending on signal type.

4:3
Displays an aspect ratio of 4:3.

Vertical Zoom
You can adjust the vertical dimension of the screen and align the screen vertically by using Adjust Zoom Ratio and Adjust Screen Position.

All-Direction Zoom
You can adjust the horizontal/vertical/diagonal dimensions of the screen and align the screen horizontally/vertically by using Adjust Zoom Ratio and Adjust Screen Position.

  • The configurable items differ depending on model or country.
  • Viewing content from an external device or, for an extended period of time, having fixed text such as the programme name or using an aspect ratio of 4:3 may result in image sticking.
  • Depending on the input signal, the available screen sizes may be different.

 

View screen with Just Scan

HOME Setting icon All Settings icon Picture Aspect Ratio Settings Just Scan

If you turn this feature On, you can view the content in the aspect ratio that is in the broadcast signal or content source. If the edge of the screen is not clean, please turn it Off.*

*To enable the Just Scan feature, press , and then Settings followed by Picture & Programmes..., Picture, Aspect Ratio Settings and Just Scan.

For some markets the following applies, described by LG:

  • This product allows you to choose from various screen sizes. If you select a mode with a different aspect ratio than the original aspect ratio, such as a TV broadcast, the aspect ratio will be different from the original picture.
  • Depending on the combination of picture format and screen size, the edges may be hidden or shown in black, or both sides of the picture may flicker. Also, when selecting an item shown on the broadcast screen, the outline may not be aligned correctly.
  • Using the screen resizing feature to compress, expand or otherwise manipulate the picture when the product is used for commercial purposes or public viewing may constitute an infringement of copyright which is protected by law.

 

Energy Saving

For information about energy saving, LG describes:

Reduces power consumption by adjusting screen brightness.

Auto
TV sensor detects the ambient lighting and automatically adjusts the screen brightness.

  • This feature is available on certain models only.

Off
Turns off the Energy Saving mode.

Minimum / Medium / Maximum
Applies the pre-set Energy Saving mode.

Screen Off
Screen is turned off and only sound is played.
Press any button except Power button on the remote control to turn the screen back on.

 

Eye Comfort Mode

For information about eye comfort mode, LG describes:

The colour temperature will be adjusted to reduce eye fatigue.

On
The colour temperature of your TV screen is adjusted.

Off
Turns off the Eye Comfort Mode.

 

  • This feature is available on certain models only.

 

OLED Panel Settings

For information about OLED panel settings, LG describes:

With OLED Panel Settings, you can improve image quality issues related to image sticking when the screen has been on for a certain amount of time.

Pixel Refresher
It calibrates any issues that may arise on the screen when your TV has been turned on for a long time.
Calibration takes more than an hour.

  • START ONCE TV IS OFF : Press the Power button to turn off the TV when you are done watching. The Pixel Refresher will start running.
  • START NOW : Your TV turns off immediately and the Pixel Refresher starts running. The TV will automatically turn back on when it is done.

If you power on the TV, the Pixel Refresher will stop operating.

Screen Shift
This moves the screen slightly at regular intervals to prevent image sticking on the display panel.

 

Picture Test

For information about picture test, LG describes:

First of all, start the Picture Test to see whether the video signal output is normal, and then select whether there is an error.
If there are no problems in the test picture, check the connected external device or broadcast signal.