Some early adopters of the Galaxy S8 are complaining that their device screens have developed a reddish tint. Samsung points to the screen settings as being to blame rather than a hardware fault, and here is its official advice on how to fix the Galaxy S8 red screen. Also read our Galaxy S8 review and see best Galaxy S8 deals
• Open the Settings app on Galaxy S8
• Scroll down to and select Display
• Select Screen Mode
• Select Colour balance
• Play with the R, G, B sliders to see whether you can remove the red tint
Samsung told ZDNet: “All Samsung phones undergo thorough testing to meet our high level of quality standards. The Infinity Display on the Galaxy S8 and S8+ has applied Super AMOLED and provides rich and expressive colours, enabling users to enjoy a clearer and more vivid viewing experience.
“The Galaxy S8 was built with an adaptive display that optimises the colour range, saturation, and sharpness depending on the environment. If needed, users can manually adjust the colour range of the display to change the appearance of white tones.”
Has your Galaxy S8 still got a red screen?
It’s worth pointing out that some users say this does not fix the problem, and in which case there may be something more serious going on. Let us know in the comments if this has fixed your red-screen issue.
We’ll be following this story as it develops and updating our article accordingly.
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