In Pictures: TV Calibration - six tips for a better image

Learn how to get the most out of your new Plasma or LCD television

Brightness
The best way to make sure the brightness and contrast levels are correct is to look at the black levels. Play a DVD and use the black letterbox bars as a reference. With the contrast up, adjust the brightness until the black levels are deep without losing detail in the image or washing out colours. You will need to find a setting that is pleasing to your eye while also trying to keep the black levels as dark as possible.

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