What are the different Color Modes on the Video menu used for?
The Color Mode setting adjusts the color, brightness, and other aspects of your image. Press the button repeatedly to select from the following settings:
- Game: For increased brightness and contrast when playing video games or watching TV in a bright room. If you notice video delays during high-speed gaming, turn off the Progressive setting.
Presentation: For computer presentations in a bright room with color graphics.
Text: For computer presentations in a bright room with black-and-white text and graphics.
Theatre: For watching movies in a dark room.
Photo: For vivid, high-contrast still images in a bright room (computer images only).
Sports: For vivid TV images projected in a bright room (video, S-video, or composite video only).
sRGB: For matching the color palette of standard sRGB computer displays.
Blackboard: For projecting accurate colors on a green chalkboard (adjusts the white point).
Customized: For manual color adjustment. (See Six-Axis Color Adjustment for instructions).
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