Go Back   Android Forums > Android Phones > Nexus 5

Like Tree1Likes
  • 1 Post By CrystalSC

test: Reply
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old November 12th, 2013, 05:27 PM   #1 (permalink)
Junior Member
Thread Author (OP)
CrystalSC's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2013
Location: Greenville, SC, USA
Gender: Female
Posts: 70
Device(s): Nexus 5
Carrier: AT&T

Thanks: 10
Thanked 16 Times in 6 Posts
Default Auto-Adjusting Screen Brightness

Is anyone else experiencing auto-adjusting screen brightness? I wondered if there was perhaps a light sensor that was auto adjusting the brightness of my screen but I'm not moving, I'm sitting in one spot in my house, the lighting is not being adjusted and I'm simply reading a webpage on my N5 and the screen will get dimmer for a few seconds and then get brighter again. Very gently but it's there.

ETA: Oh, I see there is a "auto" option for brightness. I'm going to turn that off and see if that solves it. Please excuse my newbie-ness.
critcher likes this.

CrystalSC is online now  
Last edited by CrystalSC; November 12th, 2013 at 06:04 PM.
Reply With Quote
sponsored links
Old November 12th, 2013, 07:41 PM   #2 (permalink)
Senior Member
shelliewnj's Avatar
Join Date: May 2012
Gender: Female
Posts: 846
Device(s): Nexus 5 :), Samsung Galaxy Tab 2, Pantech Burst updated to ICS (retired)
Carrier: AT&T

Thanks: 214
Thanked 198 Times in 161 Posts

Mine did the same thing. I turned off the auto and that fixed that :-)
shelliewnj is offline  
Reply With Quote
Old November 12th, 2013, 09:45 PM   #3 (permalink)
Brian706's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2012
Location: Washington
Gender: Male
Posts: 7,595
Device(s): LG Google Nexus 5 Rom: Dirty Unicorns Recovery: ***TWRP*** Retired: OG Evo, 3vo
Carrier: AT&T

Thanks: 6,752
Thanked 6,262 Times in 3,379 Posts

And for the record, the sensor is in the upper right of the phone. You can see it in the proper lighting.
Brian706 is online now  
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to Brian706 For This Useful Post:
shelliewnj (November 12th, 2013)

Nexus 5
Current Rating:
Rate this Phone:

The Nexus 5 is the 2013 handset release in Google's long line of Nexus phones. The device features a 4.95-inch 1080p HD display, and is heralded as the fastest Nexus phone yet. It gets that title due to the 2.3GHz quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon ... Read More

Go Back   Android Forums > Android Phones > Nexus 5
Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:21 AM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.