1. AV2RY's Avatar
    Somewhere on this forum I read that there is a type of screen that "turns off pixels for black color" and thus doesn't consume much battery (with black wallpaper for example). I have Lumia 928 and in darkness when I look at glance screen I know it doesn't turn off. I really don't care about it at all. But its interesting

    What type of screen do I have, what screen(s) turns off pixels for black color, and which Lumia phones WITH Glance have that type of screen???

    I know I could Bing/Google it, but my internet is very slow now, so it's easier for me to ask here

    Thanx in advance
    09-06-2014 04:22 PM
  2. AndyFZ1S's Avatar
    You have an OLED screen which displays only the pixels it needs to same as AMOLED, LCD or IPS LCD the whole screen demands power even displaying black.
    09-06-2014 04:25 PM
  3. Dreamspell's Avatar
    Each non-black pixel is individually lit on an OLED panel; the panel doesn't have a backlight. The 820, 925, 928 and 1020 have AMOLED panels and Glance.
    AV2RY likes this.
    09-06-2014 04:49 PM
  4. eusty's Avatar
    I thought you couldn't have glance with AMOLED? Off to check!
    09-06-2014 05:08 PM
  5. AndyFZ1S's Avatar
    930 & Icon don't have glance as screen size of 5" is an apparent factor.
    09-06-2014 05:10 PM
  6. eusty's Avatar
    Just read about it, while it's technically possible the extra cost is the deciding factor.
    xandros9 likes this.
    09-06-2014 05:15 PM

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