Out of 4 Ratings

Owner's of the Hitachi Flat Panel Television P50H401 gave it a score of 4.8 out of 5. Here's how the scores stacked up:
  • Reliability

    5.0 out of 5
  • Durability

    4.75 out of 5
  • Maintenance

    4.75 out of 5
  • Performance

    4.75 out of 5
  • Ease of Use

    4.75 out of 5
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Channel Manager
On-Screen Display
Picture Mode Select between 3 pictures modes;
Day Dynamic, Day Normal and Night.
Contrast Adjust contrast.
Brightness Adjust brightness.
Color Adjust color.
Tint Adjust tint.
Sharpness Adjust sharpness.
Color Temperature Set this to High for less intense
color with more blue, set to
Medium for natural color, set to
Standard for standard colors.
Black Enhancement Enhance picture brightness in
light scenes.
Contrast Mode Use this function to choose
between two Contrast Mode
Noise Reduction Reduces conspicuous noise in
the picture.
Auto Movie Mode Turn On/Off the 3:2 Pulldown
detection feature.
Aspect Choose the picture format
aspect ratio.
Black Side Panel Set the gray side bars from gray
to black when watching 4:3
signals in standard mode.
Reset Video Settings Choose to Reset Video Settings
to factory settings.
Treble Adjust the treble.
Bass Adjust the bass.
Balance Adjust the balance.
Audio Source Select between three Audio
Internal Speakers Select internal or external
Auto Noise Cancel Eliminates the noise between
Perfect Volume Adjust volume in fixed setting
Loudness Adjust Loudness.
Language Select Language options if
Digital Output Select Optical Output options.
DRC Select Dynamic Range
Compression to ON or OFF.
NOTE: The Language, Digital Output, and the
Dynamic Range Compression feature of the
Audio OSD are only available for Digital
Auto Channel Scan Set Auto Channel Scan.
Channel List Set Channel List.
Change Access Code Change Lock access code.
Engage Lock Choose to lock channel,
and/or Front panel.
Movie Ratings Block various types of movies
and video types based on
motion picture ratings.
TV Ratings Block various types of movies
and television programming
based on a parental guide
Canadian Ratings (ENG)
Block various types of movies
and television programming
based on the Canadian ratings
Canadian Ratings (FRN)
Block various types of movies
and television programming
based on the Canadian French
ratings system.
Set the Clock Set Clock Settings.
Set Sleep Timer Set Sleep Timer intervals
(30 min. intervals, 00:30-3:00).
Set Day/Night Timer Set Day/Night picture mode
Set Event Timer Set viewing reservation for TV
Set The Menu Options Choose English, French, or
Spanish text and Background.
Set The Screen Saver
Select Screen Saver options
to prevent screen burn.
Set The Inputs
Label Video Inputs, VCR, DVD,
Set The Closed Captions Feature to display dialogue/text.
Reset The Software Select to upgrade TV software
Set The Quick Start Options Select the TV Quick Start Up
NOTE: 1. The Signal Meter feature of the Channel
Manager OSD is only available for Digital
Region 5 Ratings system for DTV Signal
to block various types of programs.
Surround Select Surround settings (Off,
Wide, Normal)
Bass Boost Select Bass Boost option ON or OFF.
MPEG NR Reduces mosquito noise in
the picture.
Signal Meter Access Signal Meter.
On-Screen Display
between stations.
and to Reset TV settings.