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Fix Xbox One Screen and Display problems

Xbox has been through numerous radical transformations ever since its launch in 2008. Right from the interface, playing avatars, voice & gesture controls, silhouette, Kinect sensor and what not. The latest Xbox One with an impressive 40% smaller size and features like 4K HDR video streaming and digital data storage has become the most loved gaming console today.

Xbox One Screen & Display problems

While Xbox One is the best popular home entertainment center, few issues can spoil your gaming experience. In this post, we will discuss the Xbox One screen and display problems. If your Xbox One display screen is fuzzy, distorted, pixelated or color depth not right or if you see a black screen or experience poor video quality, then this post shows how you can fix the issues.

Video on Xbox One is fuzzy

Are the images and videos on your Xbox One are going fuzzy, it could be due to change in the default settings of your monitor or TV. When you connect your gaming console to the TV or monitor using an HDMI cable, it changes the default video settings of your TV like the color depth, screen resolution and color space settings. You just need to tweak them a bit to improve the video quality.

Adjust Screen resolution & Color Depth

Please note that Color Depth is the color information per pixel sent to your monitor or TV and the highest value is 30 bits per pixel which are also termed as Deep Color.

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Adjust Color space in your Monitor

PC RGB option is usually recommended for the gamers using a PC monitor which Standard color space settings work fine on every HTDV.

Black screen when watching TV with Xbox One

If your TV screen goes black when connected to Xbox One console, it could be due to three reasons-

Video on Xbox One is stuttering

If the video or image on your monitor/TV stutters or is slow to refresh, you need to restart your Xbox One.

Video issues with an audio-video receiver in your setup

Sometimes the audio-video receiver in your gaming console setup might also create the video issues like stuttering, slow loading or fuzzy videos.

To troubleshoot these issues, you need to turn all your devices first and then power them ON in the following order-

Head over to the official Xbox support page if you are facing any other issues in your gaming console.

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