The LA40A550 has a native resolution of 1920x1080, and has all the ports that we've come to expect including three HDMI ports, two component, two composite and a single S-Video connection. There is also a D-Sub port at the rear for hooking up your PC. Whether you have the latest HD equipment or an old, creaky VCR, this TV definitely caters to your every whim.
- FULL HD 1920 X 1080p resolution and 30,000 Contrast Ratio make for the absolute best video quality!
- World-Wide NTSC/PAL/SECAM Color System - Watch any video signal on this TV!
- World-Wide NTSC M, PAL BG, PAL I, Secam BG, DK/ PAL DK TV tuners
- Widescreen 16 X 9 Format
- World-wide Dual Voltage 110-240 volts 50-60 hertz
- HDTV monitor (HDTV tuner required for HD reception)
- Wide Screen Mode allows you to watch conventional 4:3 aspect ratio broadcasts in wide screen (16:9) mode.
- Steady SoundÂ® equalizes volume levels so there is consistent output between programs and commercials.
- Built-in hidden speakers includes 2 (5W x 2) speakers to deliver dynamic sound.
- Component Video Input offers the best video quality for DVD (480p and 480i), and digital set-top box (1080p, 1080i, 720p, 480p and 480i) connections.
- 40 inch LCD TV with 3 HDMI inputs and PC input
- 30,000:1 Dynamic Contrast: While viewing either very bright or very dark scenes, it can be difficult to distinguish main images which blend into the background. Dynamic Contrast dramatically mitigates this problem by adjusting the backlight intensity, providing up to a 4X improvement in contrast.
- Parental Control V-chip technology allows parents to block unsuitable programming from younger viewers.
- PC Input allows you to connect your PC and display the PC screen on your TV.
- Surround Sound Audio Effect
- Video Signal System: NTSC, PAL, Secam
- Display Resolution: 1920 x 1080p
- Native Resolution: 1080p, 1080i, 720p
- Full Digital Image Processor
- 30,000:1 Contrast Ratio
- 10-bit processor with 12.8 billion colors
- 15 degree swivel stand
- SRS TruSurround XT: Samsung LCD TVs are equipped with the best that technology can offer in sound quality. Even when viewing regular broadcasts, our 2 speaker surround sound makes you feel as if the theatre has been brought to your living room.
- Phase (PC Only): Yes
- Pitch (PC Only): Yes
- Light Sensor: Yes
- Picture Modes: Vivid, Standard, Pro
- 8ms Response Time
- Wide Viewing Angle 178 degrees
- Brightness 500cd/m2
- 3D Y/C Comb Filter
- 3:2 Pulldown technology
- PIP (for Freeze Function)
- Vertical Frequency (Hz): 56 / 60 / 72 / 73 / 75
- Contrast Ratio: TBD
- Horizontal Scan (KHz) for PC: 31/ 31.5 / 35.2 / 37.9 / 46.9 / 47.4 / 47.7 / 47.8 / 56.5 / 60 / 60.3
- Overscan: Normal, +1, +2
- Viewing Angle: Right/Left: 170Â°, Up/Down: 170Â°
- Display Response Time: TBD
- Vertical Size: +10 to -10 (TV) +50 to -50 (PC)
- Vertical Center: +10 and -10 (Zoom) +10 and -10 (Wide Zoom)
- Horizontal Center: +10 to -10 (TV) +50 to -50 (PC)
- Screen or Display Technology: LCD
- Tuner: Analog
- Video Processing: One-chip Video Processor
- Color Temperature: Cool, Neutral, Warm
- Noise Reduction: Yes
- Screen Modes (4:3): Wide Zoom, Normal, Full, Zoom
- Screen Modes (16:9): Wide Zoom, Normal, Full, Zoom, Off
- Wide Mode (16:9): Wide Zoom, Full, Zoom
- Wide Mode (4:3): Wide Zoom, Normal, Full, Zoom
- Comb Filter: 3D Digital Comb Filter
- Speaker Type: Oval cone
- Speakers (Total): 2
- Full Range Speaker Size: 55 x 150mm (Oval)
- Audio Power Output: 20W Total (10W x 2)
- Tone Control(s): Treble and Bass
- Sound Mode: Dynamic, Natural, Clear Voice, Mode Memory, Simulated
- Digital Amplifier: Yes
- Audio Mute: Yes
- Speaker On/Off: Yes
- Simulated Surround: Yes
- Stand Tilt Range: L/R: 15Â°
- Stand Swivel Range: Forward 3Â° / Back 8Â°
- Channel Label: Yes
- Channel Skip/Add: Yes
- Channel Jump: Yes
- Favorite Channel: Yes
- Speed Surf Channel Selection: Yes
- Program Guide Access: Yes
- Auto Channel Programming: Yes
- Multiple Language Display: English; EspaÃ±ol; FranÃ