Article ID : 00180264 / Last Modified : 11/03/2021

My Android TV screen appears darker after switching HDMI inputs

    If your Android TV™ screen appears darker after switching HDMI® inputs, adjust your picture mode settings or try resetting the picture and screen settings to default.

    Change Picture Mode settings

    1. On the supplied remote control, press the ACTION MENU button.
    2. Select Picture adjustment.
    3. Select Picture Mode.
    4. Choose a picture mode that brightens up the display.

      Note: If you feel that the screen is still dark after changing the Picture Mode, manually adjust the Brightness, Color, Light sensor, or other detailed settings under Advanced settings to your preferred brightness.

    Reset picture and screen settings to default

    1. Press the ACTION MENU button.
    2. Select Picture adjustment.
    3. Select Advanced settings.
    4. Select Reset and then press the right arrow button to highlight Reset, then press the ENTER button.
    5. Select Yes.

    Note: When the brightness settings of the connected device are darker than the TV's default setting, the display will appear darker. To adjust its settings, refer to the connected device manual.