There are other features in the menu that can enhance the image and a few examples are below. The XD221U comes with a few color enhancement settings. They are Standard Mode, Theater, User, Auto, and Presentation. I could see very little difference in Auto mode, but Theater Mode and Presentation Mode clearly effect the image. Theater mode appears to drop the brightness down a bit, so not a good setting for PowerPoint presentations, but if you plan to watch a DVD, I would recommend using this mode to get a little better contrast. If you really want a bright image then Presentation Mode will definitely provide it. There is a decrease in visible contrast and so I would use it only if you find it enhances the particular images you plan to show. Overall, I felt standard mode was the best for most situations.