How do I activate Sports Mode on my Samsung SUHD Smart 3D LED TV

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You can use Sports Mode to get optimal picture and sound settings for sports events, making them appear and sound as if you are there. In addition, if a recording device is connected to the TV when you are using Sports Mode, you can use both the video recording and timeshift functions at the same time while watching the sports game, as well as watching the highlights extracted from the recorded sports game automatically or manually.

Activating Sports Mode

Set Sports Mode to On. (MENU/123) > MENU > System > Sports Mode.

You can set Sports Mode to On to make the picture and sound modes of the TV optimised automatically for sports events.

Please note: Enabling Sports Mode changes Picture Mode to Stadium and Sound Mode to Stadium, and disables some Picture and Sound menus.

Choosing sports type

(MENU/123) > MENU > System > Sports Mode > Sports Type.

You can enjoy optimal picture and sound settings for a selected sports type.

Notifying when a game starts

(MENU/123) > MENU > System > Sports Mode > Game Notifications > Try Now

Notifies a sporting event with a pop-up displayed at the bottom of the screen when it restarts. For example, when the current sporting event restarts while you are viewing another channel to avoid advertisements.

However, Game Notifications is not available with these TV operations:

– Switching the input signal using the SOURCE button.
– When 3D mode is active.
– When Audio Description is on.
– When 2 Tuner models record 2 channels simultaneously.
– When you are viewing the content in MY CONTENT.
– When the Screen Mirroring function is running.
– When you are viewing highlights of the current football game in the UHD resolution by using the Highlights Player function.

Extracting highlights automatically

(MENU/123) > MENU > System > Sports Mode > Auto Highlights > Try Now

You can set Auto Highlights to On to configure the TV to extract highlights of a sports match automatically.

However, Auto Highlights is not available with these TV operations:

– Switching the input signal using the SOURCE button.
– When 3D mode is active.
– When Audio Description is on.
– When 2 Tuner models record 2 channels simultaneously.
– When you are viewing the content in MY CONTENT.
– When the Screen Mirroring function is running.
– When you are viewing highlights of the current football game in the UHD resolution by using the Highlights Player function.

Please note: It is advisable to use Auto Highlights only while watching a football game. If you use this function for other
sporting events, it may display irrelevant picture frames.

Using the functions available while watching sports in sports mode

You can use the following functions when you press the Enter button in sports mode.

Zoom
Pauses the current video, and then selects and zoom into one of the 9 blocks of the still picture.
You can pan out of the zoomed-in picture using the up, down, left and right buttons buttons.
– To launch this function easily, select or press the A button button.
– This function is not available when watching 3D channels or when PIP or MY CONTENT is active.
– This function is not available when Data Service is active.

Manual Highlight
Saves a video from 10 seconds before pressing this button to 10 seconds after.
– To launch this function easily, select or press the B button button.
– This function is only available when a recording is in progress.
– You can set the TV to automatically save highlights without user intervention. Select (MENU/123) > MENU > System > Sports Mode, and then set Auto Highlights to On.

Watch Live TV at the same time
Allows you to watch a current programme in a PIP window while watching a recorded programme. To exit PIP mode, press the button again. However, Watch Live TV at the same time is not available with these TV operations:
– Switching the input signal using the SOURCE button.
– When 3D mode is active.
– When Audio Description is on.

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