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Offline dannbaekd

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AUTO BRIGHTNESS PROBLEM!! HELP!
« on: November 08, 2012, 09:04:36 PM »
Hey guys,
I recently bought a nexus 7 and I've been encountering some problems with the brightness.
When I watch a video, the screen slowly dims down to a point where i can't see anything. When I go to the brightness settings and turn autobrightness on, the screen turns off. if i use the brightness scale and scale it to low, the screen slowly turns dim.

anyone having these issues?



Offline bjs229

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Re: AUTO BRIGHTNESS PROBLEM!! HELP!
« Reply #1 on: November 09, 2012, 12:56:35 AM »
Turn off auto! Make the screen as bright as you need it to watch comfortably. If things change then you have a problem.

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Re: AUTO BRIGHTNESS PROBLEM!! HELP!
« Reply #2 on: November 09, 2012, 07:25:02 AM »
If your new nexus 7 is not in perfect working order I would exchange it until you get one that is.
This may be a voltage problem to the screen caused by a failing component.

The store should have a return policy, your alternative is repair which can take months while you twiddle your thumbs or buy a new tablet.

The only time my screen dims is when it's about to sleep, try changing the setting for sleep to a higher value. Look for an option in your video player that will prevent sleeping.
« Last Edit: November 09, 2012, 02:49:34 PM by matt »

 


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