Article ID : 00142175 / Last Modified : 06/30/2022

Picture is blurry when you watch digital channels on an Android TV

    You can sometimes reduce the blur on your Android TV™ by changing the picture quality settings.

    1. Set the Digital Noise reduction to Low.
      1. Go to the Settings screen on the TV
        • Use the Quick Settings button (For models released in 2019 or later)
          1. Press the Quick Settings button on the remote control.
          2. Select Settings.
        • Using the HOME button
          1. Press the HOME button on the remote control.
          2. Select Settings.
      2. The next steps will depend on your TV menu options:
        • Select Display & Sound → PictureAdvanced SettingsClarity.
          Note: If Advanced Settings is not shown, select Clarity.
        • Select Display & SoundPicture adjustmentAdvancedClarity.
        • Select Display & SoundPicture adjustmentAdvanced SettingsClarity.
        • Select BRAVIA SettingsPicture adjustmentAdvanced SettingsClarity.
        • Select Picture & DisplayPicture adjustments → Advanced SettingsClarity.
        • Select DisplayPictureAdvanced SettingsClarity.
      3. Select Digital noise reduction and set it to Low.
    2. Adjust the Sharpness.
      1. Go to the Settings screen on the TV
        • Use the Quick Settings button (For models released in 2019 or later)
          1. Press the Quick Settings button on the remote control.
          2. Select Settings.
        • Using the HOME button
          1. Press the HOME button on the remote control.
          2. Select Settings.
      2. The next steps will depend on your TV menu options:
        • Select Display & SoundPictureAdvanced SettingsClarity.
          Note: If Advanced Settings is not shown, select Clarity.
        • Select Display & SoundPicture adjustmentAdvancedClarity.
        • Select Display & SoundPicture adjustmentAdvanced SettingsClarity.
        • Select BRAVIA SettingsPicture adjustmentAdvanced SettingsClarity.
        • Select Picture & DisplayPicture adjustmentAdvanced SettingsClarity.
        • Select DisplayPictureAdvanced SettingsClarity.
      3. Adjust the Sharpness.
    3. Reduce the current Gamma value by 1.
      1. Go to the Settings screen on the TV
        • Use the Quick Settings button (For models released in 2019 or later)
          1. Press the Quick Settings button on the remote control.
          2. Select Settings.
        • Using the HOME button
          1. Press the HOME button on the remote control.
          2. Select Settings.
      2. The next steps will depend on your TV menu options:
        • Select Display & SoundPictureAdvanced SettingsBrightness.
          Note: If Advanced Settings is not shown, select Brightness.
        • Select Display & SoundPicture adjustmentAdvancedBrightness.
        • Select Display & SoundPicture adjustmentAdvanced SettingsBrightness.
        • Select BRAVIA SettingsPicture adjustmentAdvanced SettingsBrightness.
        • Select Picture & DisplayPicture adjustmentAdvanced SettingsBrightness.
        • Select DisplayPictureAdvanced SettingsClarity.
      3. Reduce the current Gamma value by 1.

    Note: If the above settings don't improve the issue, change the Random Noise Reduction setting. Random Noise Reduction is displayed when you select Clarity.