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Difference in contrast noticed when screen is black

Just bought myslef a Sony Bravia 40' x series and have noticed that when the screen is black, there are definate areas of the screen which have a lighter black than the rest of the screen. Is this a problem?

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  • tommyvuitton Feb 19, 2008

    Yea, but this is not a regular lcd. Its sonys top of the line! Doesnt that mean the picture should be flawless?



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If it is an LCD TV, then there may be lighter areas due to the location of the display backlights.

Areas closest to the backlights will be slightly lighter.

Posted on Feb 18, 2008

  • David Simpson Feb 20, 2008

    Should be. Only other thing would be to alter contrast / brightness settings on black screen.

    Failing that, if it's under warranty get it checked out.

    Could be a failed backlight.



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