What brightness level do you have at the moment?

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  1. 2pxbTony macrumors member

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  2. i7QuadCoreMania macrumors 6502

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    little over 50% I don't usually run my equipment at full brightness just cause it burns batteries faster and I can see fine at a lower level.
     
  3. DreamLand, Nov 29, 2010
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    I'm on the lowest brightness possible (1 bar).
     
  4. bcaslis macrumors 68020

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    Three notches below full brightness (bright office).
     
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  6. DreamLand macrumors member

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    You're so precious :D
     
  7. gwsat macrumors 68000

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    Same here. I usually have 6 of the MBA's 16 brightness indicator increments lighted, which is 37.5 percent of maximum brightness.
     
  8. Over Achiever macrumors 68000

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    Haha, I'm at 6 bars ... 6/16 =) I tend to like this brightness setting in a normally lit room for some reason. 1-2 bars (6.25-12.5%) when i'm in a room with the lights off.

    Of course there are 1/4 increments too (by using shift+option F1 or F2 ...)
     
  9. alflavor macrumors regular

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    Roundabout 75%as am on battery, but when on mains will whack up full.
     
  10. Pipper99 macrumors 65816

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    About 85% to 90%: I don't run my TVs in torch mode, but I like my computer screens bright because it's much easier for me to read. :)
     
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    I keep it at around 50%. First dimmer screen feels weird but you get used to it in matter of minutes.
     
  12. gdeputy macrumors 6502a

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    6 bars at the moment. It feels just right for me.
     
  13. dmelgar macrumors 65816

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    Right now, I have it on full blast. Sitting in the sun on a sunny south florida balcony over looking the gulf.
     
  14. ninjadogz macrumors newbie

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    Can you see the screen well in the sunlight? I always have trouble, especially with videos.

    I keep it at 50%. I don't see a huge difference between bars at higher levels.. Sometimes gone as low as 1 bar..
     
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  16. double329 macrumors 6502

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    around 60%. I turned it up and down as needed. I am not really worry too much about the battery. I charge it when I need to, instead of worry too much about it. Just use it and enjoy it :p
     
  17. fyrefly macrumors 6502a

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    1 Bar above 50% (9 bars) right now. But that's 'cause I'm in a dark(er) room.
     
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  19. dmelgar macrumors 65816

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    Can see it surprisingly well. Amazing how bright the display is to be able to overpower the sun.
     
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    wow, I had no idea, thx :)
     

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