1. Dr Nortz's Avatar
    So there is something funky with the auto brightness after marshmallow update. It used to work perfectly. Now it doesn't react all the time almost like it gets stuck. it goes way too dim in low light and doesn't go to its max brightness in sunlight. Turning it off it then goes brighter wtf. It worked perfectly in lollipop.

    Also another weird thing it will do is it will get into a mode where it will dim / brighten almost like flicker in sunlight if the phone is tilted slightly away from the sun then towards it.

    I've tried fresh install, wipe, factory reset, cache partition clear. I've tried all the usual suspects. It's not an isolated problem as I've read numerous things about it but nothing with an answer. Let's get to the bottom of this!

    Posted via the Android Central App
    05-04-2016 08:58 AM
  2. VIKINGSSS's Avatar
    Sounds to me like it's sadly a bug that you will have to wait for google to fix.... Best contact them and let them know about the problem(even though they probably know already) and wait for a new update....?
    05-04-2016 09:03 AM
  3. Dr Nortz's Avatar
    No one else experiencing this?

    Bump

    Posted via the Android Central App
    05-04-2016 12:48 PM
  4. N Lancaster's Avatar
    Yes experiencing the same issue.
    05-04-2016 03:24 PM
  5. Dr Nortz's Avatar
    Why can't they ever *update* things without breaking **** at the same time!

    Posted via the Android Central App
    05-04-2016 03:51 PM
  6. Tech-Newb's Avatar
    What? My auto brightness seems to work better at 6.0.1 than at 5.1.1.

    Posted with ❤Love❤
    05-05-2016 07:09 AM
  7. isabel95's Avatar
    Yes...Auto brightness since Marshmallow just doesn't work right. I'm wondering too what the vertical line is in the middle of the brightness bar.
    I click on auto brightness box and the slider moves back significantly and the picture gets darker. That never used to happen. Seems to be quite screwed up.
    06-06-2016 06:11 PM
  8. zita williams's Avatar
    Me too a strange flicker when tilted

    Posted via the Android Central App
    06-17-2016 02:06 AM

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