If you've ever noticed, even just for a fleeting moment, that the auto brightness on your Nexus 5 seemed to "glitch out"—you are not alone.
Several Nexus 5 owners, myself included, have complained of a seemingly random spike in auto brightness levels towards the high or low end of the spectrum. You might be using your Nexus in a dimly lit room when, all of a sudden, the screen jumps to full brightness for a couple of seconds before returning to normal. I've even noticed the opposite outside, where my Nexus 5 randomly went dim for a brief period of time under bright sunlight.
Identifying the... more