What are the different Color Modes on the Video menu used for?

  • The Color Mode setting adjusts the brightness, contrast, and color for various common viewing environments. Use this setting to quickly obtain a good picture. Choose the Color Mode in the Image menu or press the Color Mode button on the remote control to select:
    • Dynamic—Brightest mode; for video games or TV in a bright room.
    • Presentation—For color presentations in a bright room.
    • Theatre—For natural-toned movies in a darkened room.
    • Photo—For vivid, high-contrast still images in a bright room (only available when the source is set to Computer or USB.)
    • Sports—For vivid TV images in a bright room (only available for component video, S-video, or composite video sources).
    • sRGB—Matches the color palette of standard sRGB computer displays.
    • Blackboard—Projects accurate colors on a green chalkboard (adjusts the white point).
    • Whiteboard—For computer presentations in a bright room with black-and-white text and graphics.
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