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Dust and dead pixels on Eris

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by rlblosser, Dec 24, 2009.

  1. rlblosser

    rlblosser Newbie
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    Hello, I have had my Eris for about three weeks now and noticed three dead pixels at the top where the signal is meter is. They are pretty much hidden all the time unless the phone is on a black screen. I've also noticed a few dust particles sitting in the lower right hand corner of the screen. Anyone else getting dead pixels or dust under their screen? Small issues, but irritating knowing they're there.

    Will Verizon swap it out for a new handset? When i first upgraded I got the Motorola droid, but returned it for the eris. Will that be an issue if they swap out the phone, as I've already exchanged it once? Thanks for you help!

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  2. rigamrts

    rigamrts Well-Known Member

    dust i don't think so. but the dead pixels is a standard display problem. but i think it has to meet a certain percetage of dead pixels before you can exchange unless the rep doesn't know that part.
  3. ericDylan

    ericDylan Android Enthusiast

    swapping shouldn't be an issue for you... i got the eris then swapped it for the bb tour and then went back to the eris ... so they will at least give you one more eris. ad i have also noticed a dead pixel at the top but so far i have just tried to ignore it
  4. kraze0g

    kraze0g Android Enthusiast

    i thought u could only exchange once in the 30-day period?

    how did u go from eris >> bb tour >> eris?

    if i could go from eris >> droid >> maybe back to eris it would make my decision on what to get a lot easier
  5. ericDylan

    ericDylan Android Enthusiast

    I just did ... I dont know If the sells reps did anything special for me or not but if they did they didnt tell me about It.
  6. tats_06

    tats_06 Android Enthusiast

    Wow, I haven't heard...I know my storms had LOTS of dust issues...but Eris has a very tight space around screen... Weird :thinking:

    Hopefully I don't get any. :)
  7. colornshape

    colornshape Android Enthusiast

    Are you kidding?! There is a gap around the screen wide enough to fly a helicopter through. I keep an extra pair of socks in there. It's the first place I check when I forget where I parked my car.

  8. Ataranine

    Ataranine Android Enthusiast

    xD Now there's some exaggeration for ya.
  9. colornshape

    colornshape Android Enthusiast

    Hyperbole is a trillion times better than any other type of humor. Get it?
  10. Ataranine

    Ataranine Android Enthusiast

    Meh, sorry Professor, I just woke up and that word didn't pop into my head whilst I was posting.
    Please forgive?
  11. colornshape

    colornshape Android Enthusiast

    Forgive what?? I made a joke in reply to your reply. I wasn't correcting you. Matt
  12. Ataranine

    Ataranine Android Enthusiast

    Hyperbole is just another type of exaggeration anyways. :p
  13. colornshape

    colornshape Android Enthusiast

    Yes, that was the joke. ;) I'm gratified at least someone got it. But I fear we've digressed. Matt
  14. tats_06

    tats_06 Android Enthusiast

    I LOLd! Thank you :D As I was reading, an image of storm came to my mind :p


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The HTC Droid Eris release date was November 2009. Features and Specs include a 3.2" inch screen, 5MP camera, 288GB RAM, MSM7600 processor, and 1300mAh battery.

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