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Screen gets darker on plasma

by Bsteg / September 15, 2012 1:03 AM PDT

I just bought a Panasonic 55" plasma TV. I have a lamp to the side of the TV. When I move the lamp further away from the TV, The screens gets darker and is not as good of a picture. When I move the lamp closer, it gets lighter and has a great picture again. Is this normal? I thought plasma would be better with less light near it.

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No exact model so
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 17, 2012 2:30 AM PDT

My guess is this model has an ambient light sensor. Most models with that have a way to turn such off.

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by Bsteg / September 17, 2012 2:14 PM PDT
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Thanks Bob. I found out how to turn off the sensor in the settings

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Nice to hear that was it.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 18, 2012 8:13 AM PDT
In reply to: Thanks


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