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Kindle Fire HD 7 - Light Bleed IssueSupport

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  1. kjledford

    kjledford New Member

    Hi All,

    I bought 3 Kindle Fire HDs from Best Buy on Black Friday (in another state). All three have what I would call noticeable light bleeding from the corners of the viewing area. It can be seen very clearly while the unit is booting up (kindlefire splash screen) - its in the corners on the side of the camera.

    I returned all three of these and exchanged them (at my local Best Buy) - and all 3 new ones have the same thing. Some were worse than others- but all show it.

    Amazon is willing to exchange them - but not for "New" units.

    My question is - am I the online one seeing this? Did I just get 6 bum Kindles? Is it on all Kindles and I'm just too uptight about it?

    I'm hoping some other HD owners wouldn't mind turning their units off - then on (in a dimly lit room) and looking for this light bleed. Its also present when ever there is black on the screen (ie watching movies)

    Thanks so much!

  2. JJJ72

    JJJ72 New Member

    same problem here from I got mine from radio shack in southern Ohio.
  3. sergey

    sergey Well-Known Member

    8.9" without issues checking in

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