Conan Troutman · Nov 16, 2012 at 09:00 am

YAAB: Yet Another Auto Brightness App

Although automatic brightness is a fairly common feature these days, there aren’t always many options to change how it behaves—especially on some stock OEM-skinned ROMs. While there are a multitude of third party apps available, many seem to be filled with too many settings and options for some people’s taste. Well now there’s a middle ground in the form of Yet Another Auto Brightness by XDA Forum Member andrvo.

The application does exactly what you would expect, and has a nice interface. You can easily adjust the screen brightness manually via the app notification, should you need to, as well as tweak the range of the auto brightness to suit your specific need. There’s also a night mode to increase accuracy in lower light conditions. The developer is also aware that some people may experience problems with their ambient light sensors on custom ROMs, and has provided a small app to test the sensor for yourself.

YAAB is completely free, open source, and compatible with Android 2.2 and greater. Check out the application thread for more details.


_________
Want something on the XDA Portal? Send us a tip!
TAGS:

Conan Troutman

Conan Troutman is an editor on XDA-Developers, the largest community for Android users. Senior Moderator, Newswriter, Recovering Meme Addict. View Conan Troutman's posts and articles here.
Jimmy McGee · Jul 3, 2015 at 06:00 am · no comments

Droid Turbo Lollipop OTA, 2015 Moto G Leaked – XDA TV

Android Lollipop for the Droid Turbo has been released. That and much more news is covered by Jordan when he reviews all the important stories from this week. Included in this week's news is the announcement of the 2015 edition of the Moto G and be sure to check out the article talking about Android Lollipop for the Huawei Ascend Mate 2. That's not all that's covered in today's video! Jordan talks about the other videos released this week on...

XDA NEWS
Jack Jennings · Jul 3, 2015 at 04:12 am · no comments

EVLeaks Shows Off Possible BlackBerry Android Phone

It wasn't too long ago that we received reports of BlackBerry planning to use Android in their upcoming devices, although it wasn't confirmed how this would be implemented. The Canadian company has publicly announced that they 'remain committed to the BlackBerry 10 operating system', touting its strengths in security and productivity. Now, thanks to Evan Blass at EVLeaks, we have our first look at what one of these upcoming phones could look like.   The picture itself shows the bottom half of a design...

XDA NEWS
Faiz Malkani · Jul 2, 2015 at 08:41 pm · 1 comment

Mysterious GG1 Google Device Stops by FCC. Glass v2?

As the year progresses, we draw further away from Google's annual I/O conference, and closer to the time when the latest hardware from Mountain View is made available to the public. While I/O itself remains one of the most popular tech conferences, the hardware unveiling is a contrastively low-key post across social media, but nonetheless, remains an exciting and much awaited event. In the months leading up to the unveiling, a host of leaks take place, revealing various info about...

XDA NEWS
Share This