iPhone 5 screen image quality

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by Delorean2006, Nov 3, 2012.

  1. Delorean2006 macrumors 6502a

    Feb 4, 2012
    I don't know if anybody has had this problem or idk if this is a problem but the image quality is not as good as I would have hoped, I mean it looks great but it has well this pentile type effect to it, it does look like a pentile screen, I was wondering if anybody else had this type of image quality on their iPhone 5's? And I know it's a Samsung screen for one
  2. thadoggfather macrumors G4


    Oct 1, 2007
    Your iPhone probably has vertical scan lines.

    Look it up on this forum.

    Camera app icon on home screen and blue toolbar at bottom of safari should show it/look grainy.

    I had iPhone 5's that did this
  3. nharrietha macrumors member

    Oct 17, 2012
    Absolutely no problems with my display. The best handset display I've seen in person, if you ask me. I think you should try to get your phone replaced.
  4. natwister2003 macrumors regular

    Nov 27, 2010
    Interlacing is an issue with iPhone 5 screens. Mine had that issue, but I returned it.
  5. QuarterSwede macrumors G3


    Oct 1, 2005
    Colorado Springs, CO
    My display is perfect too and the best looking display of any type I've seen. The color accuracy is just fantastic for a consumer device.

    If you're seeing issues I'd take it in too.
  6. Delorean2006 thread starter macrumors 6502a

    Feb 4, 2012
    I think I have the interlacing issue I've had it on my other iPhones and those screens just straight went and had to get them replaced but the apple stores near where I live always give me a hard time whenever I go and I had 5 blown pixels once on one phone and they tried saying they couldn't see any of them then gave me four phones right after that all with dead pixels

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