Register FAQ / Rules Forum Spy Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Go Back   MacRumors Forums > iPhone, iPod and iPad > iPod

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old Oct 27, 2010, 09:30 PM   #1
sviato
macrumors 68000
 
sviato's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: HR 9038 A
iPod Mini issues

So I've had my iPod mini for 5 years now and have been very satisfied with it.

However there's 2 issues that kinda bug me:

1. This is a physical issue, there's a bunch of dust in the topleft corner of the screen and I don't mean just a few specs, it's like 15% of the screen I'd say. It just looks weird sometimes, gives the pixels a faded look then I remember it's just the dust. Is there any way I can remove it? Can apple do it if I bring it to the store?

2. This issue is with the actual device; occasionally when I'm listening to a song, it'll cut off near the end of the song (not just a few seconds, like a decent chunk of the song) and skip to the next one. I haven't been able to reproduce it at will and it happens randomly (not just with certain songs, but with any songs at random). I've tried googling a few months ago but hadn't found any solutions. Can anything be done about this?

Thanks for reading
sviato is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Oct 28, 2010, 11:48 PM   #2
FixYouriTunes
macrumors member
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: San Francisco
I've had a similar issue with the first iPod I bought back in 2002. I still have it but the screen has dust issues in the corners and no way to fix it unfortunately. I've checked with the Apple Store here in downtown SF quite a long time ago. I believe they mentioned the screen can be changed but I think it was too costly. I've since moved to many other iPods but I still my very first iPod and the problem seems to be getting worse as it sits collecting dust outside and inside!
__________________
-Michael Greene
http://www.FixYouriTunes.com
FixYouriTunes is offline   0 Reply With Quote

Reply
MacRumors Forums > iPhone, iPod and iPad > iPod

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Similar Threads
thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Issues with new Mac mini. Lornaevo Mac mini 9 Aug 15, 2013 03:19 AM
Mac Mini reset issues Cherokee92 Mac mini 2 May 6, 2013 10:55 AM
iPad Mini: iPad Mini Wifi issues ilovemyibook iPad 17 Jan 4, 2013 03:06 PM
iPad Mini WiFi Issues ... You Are NOT Alone txa1265 iPad Tips, Help and Troubleshooting 0 Jan 3, 2013 08:04 AM
Band new Mini issues velvetlounger Mac mini 2 Dec 8, 2012 05:45 PM

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:47 AM.

Mac Rumors | Mac | iPhone | iPhone Game Reviews | iPhone Apps

Mobile Version | Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD
Copyright 2002-2013, MacRumors.com, LLC