Backlight bleeding?

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  1. JayCin81

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    I have been reading that some have back light bleeding, but I am unsure what it exactly looks like. I have opened iTouch apps that have a black border and enhanced the lighting but I don't know what I am looking for.

    Can someone explain what I should be looking for?

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  2. kennyg704

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    Basically, the way I found my backlight bleed was by turning my brightness up full blast and viewing something with a dark/black background (like a movie)

    It doesn't bother me all that much because I found it by accident, but I feel like I should probably exchange it because of the price I paid.

    But before you look for it, remember: what has been seen can't be unseen.
     
  3. Harley man

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    I would go to YouTube and look for a vid on it the way to check your iPad is cover lens and take a pic it should be a black pic then check the pic it have no light spots on the sides of the screen .

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  4. Harley man

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    You should take it back you did pay a lot . And it dose look better with no light leaking . It took 4 iPads till i got a good one but it was worth it it looks grate now.

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    #4 Harley man, May 13, 2011
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  5. arbor53

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    I cancelled my appointment at apple today cause they have no stock, does anyone know If I take it back do they swap it for a refurb or a new one
     
  6. joemac

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    I have notice my has this all the time when it goes to a all black screen.
     
  7. Harley man

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    I would go to the apple store they have ones in stock for this problem . And most likely you will get a new one because it's only been out a short time the longer you wait then you will get a refurbish one.

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  8. HerbalTBag

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    I would exchange it that was one of the early flaws in the iPad 2
     

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