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  1. Sam 95

    Sam 95 Member

    Got my replacement the other day (had screen separation on left side) which is all fine except the screen has a very distinct yellow tinge, the whites are not as white and the blacks are not as black. :( Does this mean that I have another faulty machine? or will thee screen improve as I use it? Looking at them side by side it is VERY noticeable, dont know if I would have noticed without a side by side comparison. :confused:

  2. Sam 95

    Sam 95 Member

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  3. Sam 95

    Sam 95 Member


    This is the difference, new one on left. As you can see it is quite a substantial one :banghead:
  4. Atma

    Atma Well-Known Member

    Sorry to see that Sam. Does adjusting the brightness change anything?

    If it were me, it would be going back to Google. If you can print those pictures I would throw them in the box too.
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  5. sheppy124

    sheppy124 Member

    Your new one looks like mine, when its set on auto brightness
  6. shaneydroid

    shaneydroid Well-Known Member

    I read somewhere that auto brightness also adjust the colour "temperature", which could explain the yellow tint.

    Don't quote me on that though, since I can't remember where I read it.
  7. DanielM426

    DanielM426 Well-Known Member

    Ugh, I don't like hearing this stuff.
  8. Sam 95

    Sam 95 Member

    Changing the brightness doesn't make much difference to the temp at all. I fund an app on the play store called screen adjuster and if you increase the blue tint it does improve it. But when I pick up my old one I'm amazed by the screen this one with the colour temp adjusted is OK. I sent Google an email with the pictures just to see what they say.
  9. DonaldGreig

    DonaldGreig Well-Known Member

    My replacement is fine and white thankfully. One thing I have noticed that in low lighting the screen flickers a bit but taking it off auto brightness cures that. Looks like you have sadly been unlucky a second time. I had many iPad 3s before I got a decent one so this is not by any means only an Asus thing nor does it seem related to cost!

    Good luck with Google.

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