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Great I have a bad light bleeding on my Gamestop prime

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By aznmode, Senior Member on 23rd December 2011, 02:44 AM
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WHY WHY WHY me????? Have to go call them now to see what they can do. Dang it. All this wait for this.

 
 
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damn that blowsss!!! maybe you can get some free stuff if you complain hard enough. Good luck!
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Top right.

WHY WHY WHY me????? Have to go call them now to see what they can do. Dang it. All this wait for this.

I wonder if there's a way to find out who makes the LCD panel for the Prime? That looks like LG's handiwork. They had huge issues with screen bleed on the O2X/G2X and got dropped as a supplier to Apple because of it. Sorry you drew the short straw. At least you'll have it to use until you can exchange it or send it in for repair. GameStop has a 30 day return policy for defects so make sure you get on the list for a second wave unit in January if you're going to exchange it.
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It's worse in person. The picture dims it more. I don't want a freebie. If later down the road I sell this I have to knock the price down even more and most probably wont even buy it.
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I wonder if there's a way to find out who makes the LCD panel for the Prime? That looks like LG's handiwork. They had huge issues with screen bleed on the O2X/G2X and got dropped as a supplier to Apple because of it. Sorry you drew the short straw. At least you'll have it to use until you can exchange it or send it in for repair. GameStop has a 30 day return policy for defects so make sure you get on the list for a second wave unit in January if you're going to exchange it.

Thanks for the info. I'm on the phone with them now. Man this sucks. I wanted to rub in to my friends face who has an ipad2. Now I cant.

EDIT: I need to talk to a manager tomorrow to see what they can do. No one really has them in stock. Also they said they cant do refund since its what they consider a "system". But i'll what the manager can do tomorrow. Maybe I they add my name to the next batch like you said.

I'm not really surprised the way they had to rush these things out. Just sucks I ended up with a bad one.
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damn i feel for u bro. i have light bleed but its only really only noticable on the asus boot screen...

put up a fight, we didnt pay this much and wait this long to have sreen bleed and non-functional gps. good luck to you and i hope u get a perfect one next time (if it even exsists).
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I wanted to rub in to my friends face who has an ipad2. Now I cant.

Sure you can. Just do it outside with a light background and set the super bright display to stun.
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Sure you can. Just do it outside with a light background and set the super bright display to stun.

LOL. So I have to wait till tomorrow??? OR I can just cover it with 1 hand. OH I know Ill put a sticker on it. This is the first tablet I spend over $300 on. Asus you suck!
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Not good.

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