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[Q] Screen burn in?

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10th January 2012, 03:07 AM   |  #1  
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Anyone else have issues with screen burn in?

I am having some. On the right hand side the bottom bar has burned into the screen creating a permanent shadow of the bottom bar from when I was using the tablet vertically It is extremely noticeable on dark grey backgrounds.

Anyone else have this happen?

This is grounds for a return yes?

IMO this is unacceptable.
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10th January 2012, 03:20 AM   |  #2  
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IPS displays can suffer from image persistance. It's quite well documented. You can either run a color strobe or display a white screen for a while to try to release the electric charge built up in and around those pixels.
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10th January 2012, 03:22 AM   |  #3  
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IPS displays can suffer from image persistance. It's quite well documented. You can either run a color strobe or display a white screen for a while to try to release the electric charge built up in and around those pixels.

So this is normal?

I have not heard about burn in on tablets...
10th January 2012, 03:47 AM   |  #4  
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So this is normal?

I have not heard about burn in on tablets...

It's not burn-in in the traditional sense...it's usually solvable by the above methods...whereas old-school burn-in on crt tubes was permenant due to the technology.
10th January 2012, 05:06 AM   |  #5  
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Ill have to do some research on this. Any suggested articles on this particular topic?

Or advice on how to prevent it like optimal screen time usage etc?
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