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I spotted this useful article for those who feel they need to tweak (optimise) the picture settings, but are not sure what do do:

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Obviously any experts on here should chime in with their findings or advice, especially if geared up to LG TV models.

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I spotted this useful article for those who feel they need to tweak (optimise) the picture settings, but are not sure what do do: link hidden, please login to view Obviously any experts on

On my 2017 LG uj6500, the out of the box experience is poor, the default settings are poor,

and the color accuracy  / grey scale adjustments are poor.  This seems to be a common experience

on the lower end TV's

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@davexnet I could not comment on the UJ6500 models as I don't own one. I suspect that Default Settings are going to be set for "average" or "common"  set-ups or requirements, and every room will be different, as will every users "preferences" for what they feel is their best "perception" of good colours, contrast, and correct brightness.  All that will be very "subjective" for most owners, unless they have calibration equipment, or pay for a calibration service.  Having said that, many non-technical users will rarely venture into settings that they have no clue about, BUT here below is a (possibly) useful guide by LG that might prove beneficial to those who need to improve their picture, but are not sure what to tweak, or what "numbers" are good or bad.

There are good hints in the text there, and good explanations. The table of what the 3 "modes" (Vivid,  Standard, Cinema) settings use as a starting point, is a useful guide/tool.

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