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Auto-Brightness too dim or just off

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23rd April 2014, 09:45 PM   |  #1  
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My S5's auto brightness seems to get way to low in darker areas. Also the "+5, -5" slider while on auto seems to do nothing for me.

Has anyone else experienced this?

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23rd April 2014, 10:21 PM   |  #2  
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Sure have, at times its way to dim and when set on auto-brightness that slider doesnt seem to do anything. I usually cant stand auto brightness on any phone tho.
24th April 2014, 06:32 AM   |  #3  
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Yea I know what you mean about auto brightness in general, but I feel like this phone takes the unusable to the max. I've never experienced anything like it.

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25th April 2014, 04:23 AM   |  #4  
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Sadly I can't use auto brightness in the house because of this issue and its pretty annoying.

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25th April 2014, 04:25 PM   |  #5  
I guess the brightness isn't the best when in certain areas, but I can't really argue. The phone itself is perfect and the brightness issue isn't a big deal for me.
26th April 2014, 04:10 AM   |  #6  
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I use Lux. Got it for am older phone. Works well for this one too

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