"In order not to cause further uncertainty among consumers, we have decided for now not to use the previously used 3D Full HD logo
on the LED D6000 series
". With these words, Samsung
opposes charges that say the TVs
are not full-HD
capable in 3D mode
According to Samsung
, a special video technology increases the frame rate of the D6000 series
to reduce cross-talk
in 3D mode
and to provide smoother images. However, this results in blurring, because unlike the higher series with 200 Hz frame rate, the D6000 TVs
only provides 100 Hz.
This shortcoming has been confirmed by tests carried by German CE portal Chip, among others. Samsung
explains away: 3D Full HD
was not standardized currently, so manufacturers and testing laboratories did not have congruent definitions, they say.
Now the manufacturer wants independent institutions to assess the 3D playback
with Full HD resolution
to "create more transparency for consumers." In line with that, Samsung
offers customer support for questions concerning the 3D-display quality
issue of the LED D6000 series
at the toll free hotline 0800-1213161.
Guessing game: Is the D6000 series full-HD capable in 3D mode? Consumers and testers say no. (Picture: Samsung)
It seems paradoxical, however, that Samsung
, major proponent of active shutter technology
, verbally attacks the polarization
faction on account of 3D resolution
issues, and let themselves get caught with a similar problem.