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[Mod] Increase Max Brightness

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By hatcyl, Senior Member on 3rd November 2012, 07:12 AM
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WARNING:
Using this mod may decrease battery life, decrease screen life and/or quality, cause overheating, cause your phone to blow up or cause other damage to your phone. Use at your own risk. I am not responsible for any damage this mod causes to your phone.

This Mod will increase the max brightness of your phone by about 10%.

Note:
Auto Brightness must be turned off for this to work.
Root is required for this Mod.

Instructions:
Download and run app attached to this post.

Or. ..

echo 1 > /sys/class/backlight/panel/auto_brightness

If you reboot or enable auto brightness you have to run it again.

The best way to tell if it worked would be to run it when your screen is already at full brightness. You'll see it go a bit brighter.

Tested on T-Mobile Note II, but this may work in many Samsung Galaxy phones.
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File Type: apk A_Brighter_Note.2.apk - [Click for QR Code] (668.2 KB, 3961 views)
Last edited by hatcyl; 23rd November 2012 at 06:23 AM.
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3rd November 2012, 10:43 AM |#2  
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Nice works good

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3rd November 2012, 11:51 AM |#3  
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im not understand how to install. i downloaded the file how do i apply it? cwm?
3rd November 2012, 03:56 PM |#4  
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Originally Posted by urwifeismyslave

im not understand how to install. i downloaded the file how do i apply it? cwm?


It says down load app and install... he made it that simple
3rd November 2012, 05:32 PM |#5  
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Can this be uninstalled at any time?
3rd November 2012, 07:04 PM |#6  
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Originally Posted by urwifeismyslave

im not understand how to install. i downloaded the file how do i apply it? cwm?

Yeah, just install the app and click on it. All it does is run the script.

If you reboot or enable auto brightness you have to run it again.

The best way to tell if it worked would be to run it when your screen is already at full brightness. You'll see it go a bit brighter.

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3rd November 2012, 07:06 PM |#7  
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Originally Posted by elite-fusion

Can this be uninstalled at any time?

Yes you can un install at any time. But after a reboot or enabling auto brightness you will lose the increased brightness.

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6th November 2012, 12:14 AM |#8  
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Sweet!
6th November 2012, 05:09 AM |#9  
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Thanks

I wonder how this works. Where did you find it?
7th November 2012, 06:45 AM |#10  
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I wonder how this works. Where did you find it?

What do you mean? The command is in the OP. I found it by just messing around. Hopefully we can make it even brighter.

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