Article ID : 00114707 / Last Modified : 09/03/2018

Portion of the Android TV Screen Shows Picture Noise When I Watch Dark Scenes

The picture on the TV screen flickers, flashes, or blinks when I watch dark scenes.

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Cause

The noise is produced during the recording of the video or image. This type of noise happens when a camera with a high resolution setting records a scene at night or in the dark.

Solution

Follow the steps below to resolve this issue:

  1. On the supplied remote control, press the HOME button.
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Under TV category, select Picture & Display.

    Picture & Display setting

  4. Select Picture adjustments.

    Picture adjustments setting

  5. Select Advanced settings.

    Advanced settings

  6. Select Clarity and adjust the settings as described below:
    • Decrease Sharpness to 50.
    • Change Reality Creation from Auto to Manual, then decrease the Resolution value.
    • Change Random noise reduction from Auto to High.
    • Change Digital noise reduction from Auto to High.

      Note: For some video sources, noise may still appear if Random noise reduction is set from Auto to High. In this case, set the Random noise reduction to Off.

    Clarity setting