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By Chad_Petree, Senior Member on 7th December 2012, 11:29 PM
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8th December 2012, 05:48 PM |#11  
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I went to a Best Buy today and compared my N4's screen directly to a Optimus G. I didn't actually think my screen looked yellow at all until I compared it to the Optimus G. My N4's screen looked terribly yellow, was less bright, and had worse viewing angles than both of the Optimus G's my local Best Buy had on display.


Based off the first post in this thread for the GNex, I set my Nexus 4 to settings of:

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I haven't tinkered too much but this seems to make things a bit better.

Has anyone else experienced the screen turning very yellow, almost brown, when viewing from the corners of the device? I am pretty unhappy with the viewing angles on the phone, especially after comparing it to the Optimus G, which is supposed to have the same display.

Do you think there is a limit set on the brightness maybe a dev could unlock that limit to make the phone more brighter
 
 
8th December 2012, 07:42 PM |#12  
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8th December 2012, 09:43 PM |#13  
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This app puts an overlay on top of your screen, so it doesn't really "change" your display colors. Also: the overlay should disappear when you try to install an app because of the security issues with having one in place when trying to install an app. I believe Lux and other similar apps do this too.

But why you can't see it on a screenshot then?
8th December 2012, 10:09 PM |#14  
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I'm using 185,190, and 220. Looks better than default

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8th December 2012, 10:13 PM |#15  
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This app puts an overlay on top of your screen, so it doesn't really "change" your display colors. Also: the overlay should disappear when you try to install an app because of the security issues with having one in place when trying to install an app. I believe Lux and other similar apps do this too.

The screen settings definitely do not change when you attempt to install a different app.

Why do you say this is just an overlay? It is baked into the kernel.
8th December 2012, 11:51 PM |#16  
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The screen settings definitely do not change when you attempt to install a different app.

Why do you say this is just an overlay? It is baked into the kernel.

Hahaha... posted in the wrong thread, sorry. I had another tab open for another Display control app that worked without custom kernel/root.
12th December 2012, 08:33 PM |#17  
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Hi,
I have tried to find the best settings with my professionnal X-Rite eye-one display 2 screen calibrator and I've ended with these settings :
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12th December 2012, 09:36 PM |#18  
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I have tried to find the best settings with my professionnal X-Rite eye-one display 2 screen calibrator and I've ended with these settings :
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Thanks for these settings! I myself have a spyder 4 but applying your settings has made the screen much better! Thank you.
14th December 2012, 03:48 AM |#19  
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Everyone should check out the public spreadsheet in my sig.

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16th December 2012, 11:24 PM |#20  
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I have tried to find the best settings with my professionnal X-Rite eye-one display 2 screen calibrator and I've ended with these settings :
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did you get a chance to recalibrate it after installing franco-r14?
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