Screen dims when reading microSD

Discussion in '3DS - Console, Accessories and Hardware' started by Mikemk, Jun 26, 2016.

  1. Mikemk
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    Mikemk GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    My New 3DS XL (USA) dims the top screen periodically. It usually seems to happen when saving or loading levels, so I think it's when reading the microSD. I'm just using the 4GB SD the console came with.

    Is this normal?
     
  2. zoogie

    zoogie playing around in the dsiware

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    Yeah, turn the power saving feature off on the home menu.
     
  3. nero99

    nero99 GBAtemp Addict

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    are you sure you dont have auto brightness turned on?
     
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  4. Mikemk
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    Mikemk GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

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    I'll try that. Thanks.

    It's on by default, but I turned it off to save battery by not having the camera always on
     
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