New Macbook Pro 2013 13" Test

wisann

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Dec 19, 2013
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So, I got myself a new rMBP 13" 2.4/8GB/256GB and have 14 days to test it out to see if there is anything wrong with it. Can anyone share with me what sort of test I should do? I know about the image retention issue and will surely check it out. Any other things I need to be aware of?

Thanks :)
 

53kyle

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Actually, you have a year of warranty to figure out if anything is wrong with it, and then you can extend it for a couple more years for $229.99 (or a similar price). About the image retention test, just use your computer for a while and if you notice any IR, get it replaced. If you don't notice anything, it is working fine, just don't look for problems by using an IR test.
 

maflynn

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I'd recommend you use it as its intended, if you don't spot anything and the odds are you won't then you can enjoy your purchase.
 

brdeveloper

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So, I got myself a new rMBP 13" 2.4/8GB/256GB and have 14 days to test it out to see if there is anything wrong with it. Can anyone share with me what sort of test I should do? I know about the image retention issue and will surely check it out. Any other things I need to be aware of?

Thanks :)
Image retention is a thing you will probably note only when switching to login screen. The worst issue is uneven yellowing at the bottom left.
 

wisann

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Dec 19, 2013
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Got my rMBP 13 and did a quick test regarding IR. No issue so far :)

I do notice slightly yellow tint on the bottom of the display though. Hmm..

Anyway, can anyone point to me the thread about switching from Windows to OSX please? I remember I saw it somewhere but now I can't find it :D
 

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