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The LED Light Blinks or Lights up in Different Colors on the TV

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Use the table below as a reference to what the light color means:

Illumination LED Light

Display Color

Display Image

Light Activity

Status of TV

White

White LED

Blinks

  • TV is turned on
  • Software update is in progress
  • TV is receiving an incoming call*

Lights

  • TV is in Picture off mode

Cyan

Cyan LED

Blinks

  • TV is wirelessly connected to a mobile device
  • If you're using the Video & TV SideView™ app
  • TV is set to Demo mode

Amber

Amber LED

Lights

  • The following Timer functions are set:
    On Timer, Sleep Timer, Reminder*, REC Timer*

Red

Red LED

Lights

  • During recording or TV is in pause mode*

Blinks

Green

Green LED

Lights

  • The built-in camera or microphone is operating*

Front Panel Illumination Light on an Android TV

Display Color

Display Image

Status of TV

White

image

  • Picture mode is set

Cyan

image

  • There's a connected mobile device to your TV or you launched the Video & TV SideView app within the home network

Amber

image

  • Functions related to the timer are set

Red

image

  • If you start a recording*

*The availability of this function depends on the region and model of your TV. Check the manual for model-specific information. Manuals are posted on your model support page.

Note:

  • The LED lights up or blinks in different colors according to the status of the TV in response to remote control operations.
  • After you determine the status of your TV, you can turn off the light .