1. scipio11111's Avatar
    ...but I can't seem to figure this one out. Running stock JB, with auto-brightness off. When I go to the mail app it dims my inbox and any mail messages I read. When I go to mail settings (or out of mail altogether) the brightness goes back up to normal. Can't seem to find what's making this happen. Any ideas? Thanks.
    11-06-2012 02:00 PM
  2. makris0000's Avatar
    The Galaxy S III has an option called "Auto adjust screen tone" which might be the cause of the problem.
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    11-06-2012 02:51 PM
  3. scipio11111's Avatar
    Thanks for the suggestion. I tried turning that off and rebooting, to no avail. That did head me in the right direction, however. Turns out the problem was caused by the Settings > Power saving mode > Background color being checked. Unchecked it and voila, no more issue. Thanks again!
    11-06-2012 03:00 PM
  4. shaneontherocks's Avatar
    Makris, do you keep this setting turned on or off? I keep it off cuz I don't see any difference. Is the color/screen tone that much better if I leave it unchecked?
    11-06-2012 03:09 PM
  5. makris0000's Avatar
    I have it checked because it helps save power.
    11-06-2012 08:45 PM

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