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[Q] Dark Splotch on phone. What kind of damage is this?

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By the1onewolf, Senior Member on 11th June 2014, 06:01 AM
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I've just noticed a large dark splotch on the upper right corner hand of my phone.

Here are some pictures:
http://imgur.com/a/LHiF1#0

These were taken with my Nexus 7 2013 so excuse the poor quality. I removed my screen protector prior to taking these shots.
All the color screens are from Dead Pixel Test. I've also included a snap of gmail and circa just to illustrate the blotch in apps with light backgrounds.

I try to be as careful as I can with my phone. I've never dropped my phone on the ground or in water.

I found this article while I was searching - it looks similar.
http://www.gizmobolt.com/2014/02/05/...ck-within-lcd/

What kind of damage is this?
 
 
11th June 2014, 06:27 AM |#2  
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Seems like a force to the screen? Do you carry your phone in your back pocket?

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11th June 2014, 06:44 AM |#3  
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Seems like a force to the screen? Do you carry your phone in your back pocket?

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No, I always carry it in my front pocket and give it the entire pocket.
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Hmm whatever this blotch is, it's now shrunk to this small 1mm circle.
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