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Screen gets darker on plasma

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

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

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Thanks

Thanks Bob. I found out how to turn off the sensor in the settings

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Nice to hear that was it.

Enjoy!

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