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Old Nov 5, 2012, 03:09 AM   #26
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FYI the first time I turned on my iPad 3 back in March it was very yellowish, up to the point that I thought that I got a lemon. But over time the yellow tint disappeared. I don't know when did it exactly happen but now it's not yellow at all now.
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Old Nov 5, 2012, 03:22 AM   #27
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I have gone through 6 ipads and all of them had some sort of issue with the screen. Two of them had dead pixels and 4 of them had uneven screen temperature (like the OP). In one of the apple stores they only let me swap 3 times and twice in another. Got the 6th one from staples and it has an even (yellowish white but it is same as real paper color!) brightness but I just spotted a dead pixel. I am gonna swap for another tomorrow and hope for a good screen. I swear this is my last try

BTW units starting with dmj have LG displays(yellowish white) and dmq have Samsung(blueish white) displays.
We ALL hope it is your last try!
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Old Nov 5, 2012, 03:53 AM   #28
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Didn't have time to upload anything over the weekend. But the pics on the previous page pretty much reflect what I'm seeing.

I do wonder about them settling in though. I weould hazard a guess that the user gets used to it rather than the display changing.

For example, my Ipad 2 was red and when I got the Ipad 3 it "seemed" too blue. Now I've changed for an ipad 4 and that "seems" too red. Its a never ending cycle....
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Old Nov 5, 2012, 04:15 AM   #29
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Theese people from apple are killing us! The iPad 4 was clearly a rushed release, they should have tested better the new LG displays
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Old Nov 5, 2012, 06:20 AM   #30
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My Ipad 4 has a warm screen temp but isn't as uniform as my ipad 3,slightly brighter on the left hand side when in portrait,infact this is the first time I've had a really noticeable non uniformity in the screen on an IOS device for quit a while (ipad2,iphone 4 & 4S,ipad 3 all were good)

My experience of IOS device displays has been :-

Iphone 4 cool - 4S warmer - iphone 5 warmer still
Ipad 2 cool - 3 warmer - 4 warmer still
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Old Nov 5, 2012, 06:44 AM   #31
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My Ipad 4 has a warm screen temp but isn't as uniform as my ipad 3,slightly brighter on the left hand side when in portrait,infact this is the first time I've had a really noticeable non uniformity in the screen on an IOS device for quit a while (ipad2,iphone 4 & 4S,ipad 3 all were good)

My experience of IOS device displays has been :-

Iphone 4 cool - 4S warmer - iphone 5 warmer still
Ipad 2 cool - 3 warmer - 4 warmer still
So are you planning to live with it or exchange it?
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