Not another IR thread! (Lg Screen, owned rMBP since August 3rd

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by defektion, Oct 20, 2012.

  1. defektion macrumors regular

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    I've had my rMBP since the beginning of August. LG Screen, it's now showing noticeable IR.

    I'm way past the exchange (obviously) so will geniuses just tell me this is normal? Will they replace my screen with another display?

    What's the turn around on this? I ask this because I use my rMBP for work.

    Anyways, would love some input! thanks!
     

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  2. naujoks macrumors 6502

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  3. alphaod macrumors Core

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    If think it's a problem, then return/exchange it. You might get a worse one.

    Personally I wouldn't care, nor do I look for this kind of stuff.
     
  4. ~robbert macrumors newbie

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    The IR is hardly noticeable in comparison with your display being very out of focus and having jpeg compression artifacts!

    If you want an opinion at least give us a good look at the problem.
     
  5. iLukeJoseph macrumors 6502

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    Yeah I THINK I see a window? But really need a better picture.
     
  6. Mac-Tech macrumors regular

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    You need to show us a better picture you have 1 year warranty so you can ask for a exchange or they might fix it or replace the old screen with a new one..
     
  7. defektion thread starter macrumors regular

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    Yeah sorry, I took it with an iPhone but to reconfirm there is a Window there. Macrumors to be exact.
     
  8. ~robbert macrumors newbie

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    I have the LG screen and yes IR is noticeable, well I saw it a couple of times minimizing my IDE after writing a couple of methods while returning to my solid color desktop. It doesn't bother me. But when you'll go seek for it, you'll find IR on a grey or light blue background.

    I fixed my IR for good on my rMBP. I use non solid color backgrounds on my main machine, VM's and remote desktops.
     

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