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[Q] yellow tint with CM,normal color with ColorOS?

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By jsscx, Member on 1st July 2014, 05:07 AM
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As the title says,MY OPO is suffering from this.Flashed CM or any roms aosp/cm,I found my screen color is normal for the first seconds of booting,then the color of the screen turned to yellow.yeah,it's sooooo much yellow.even I configured in the display settings,it's no use.I flashed back to ColorOS.then the color turned normal,beautiful screen back.
so my question is why this happens,if it's intended to do like this,why?then do you guys have this problem?
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1st July 2014, 05:17 AM |#2  
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As the title says,MY OPO is suffering from this.Flashed CM or any roms aosp/cm,I found my screen color is normal for the first seconds of booting,then the color of the screen turned to yellow.yeah,it's sooooo much yellow.even I configured in the display settings,it's no use.I flashed back to ColorOS.then the color turned normal,beautiful screen back.
so my question is why this happens,if it's intended to do like this,why?then do you guys have this problem?
regards.

It's by design in the CM ROM and a future update will allow the color to be adjusted. The warmer tone is technically more friendly for text viewing and skin tones, etc. but people don't tend to like it as they are used to a cold white. Properly calibrated displays are always warmer, however, because they tend to reflect a more natural light that mimics the sun.
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It's by design in the CM ROM and a future update will allow the color to be adjusted. The warmer tone is technically more friendly for text viewing and skin tones, etc. but people don't tend to like it as they are used to a cold white. Properly calibrated displays are always warmer, however, because they tend to reflect a more natural light that mimics the sun.

I just posted the same question: http://forum.xda-developers.com/onep...white-t2801107 probably should be deleted, I didn't see this thread.

But, anyway.. is there any workaround for CM and other custom roms? This yellow screen is annoying, so annoying...
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Franco kernel will have the necessary adjustments passed into userspace soon enough, just FYI.

From the man himself, "We already have color control interface in the Kernel by supercurio, I've asked him to expose the controls to userspace. Once that is available I'll add the code to the app."
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i had the same issue, when i was on cm the whites are so yellowish i thought i had a bad screen. but when i flashed color os the
yellowish tint was gone. so ya its a software issue with CM
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i had the same issue, when i was on cm the whites are so yellowish i thought i had a bad screen. but when i flashed color os the
yellowish tint was gone. so ya its a software issue with CM

So I'm not alone. But seems to be kernel issue?
3rd July 2014, 08:19 AM |#7  
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i had the same issue, when i was on cm the whites are so yellowish i thought i had a bad screen. but when i flashed color os the
yellowish tint was gone. so ya its a software issue with CM

Just wondering could you put me in way of changing from cm11 to color is please

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So guys im gonna order online.Should I buy it or not.What's ur opinion & reviews regarding this phone in comparison to flagship phones.Should I order in color os or cm11s

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