Retina screen has a pink hue?? Normal? How to correct?

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by dealmaker, Jun 22, 2012.

  1. dealmaker macrumors 6502

    Sep 24, 2010
    So I have my new retina - just replaced a 15" MBP.

    Its wired into my Thunderbolt equipped cinema display. Both screen in to maximise real estate.

    The new retina screen has a distinct pink tinge to it - especially compared to the Cinema display and indeed my previous 15" MBP.

    Is that normal? Will it get better once its burned in?

    Is there a way to correct it to make the white's look more white?
  2. daleski75 macrumors 68000


    Dec 10, 2008
    Northampton, UK
    Have you tried creating a custom display profile and see if that helps?
  3. Joshophett macrumors newbie

    Nov 12, 2012
    I have done multiple calibrations, and no matter what, the white point of the retina has this pinkish hue.
  4. Mac-Tech macrumors regular


    Jun 4, 2012
    Toronto, ON
    LG or Samsung screen?
  5. Fred_Flintstone macrumors newbie


    May 25, 2016
    Did you ever get this problem fixed? My retina screen just started having a pink hue. Then it turned to a green hue (at startup). Then, the bottom portion of the screen was freezing for about 3-5 seconds with whatever picture was there then releasing and then moving on.
    Then it all went away and was fine for a few days. The pink is back again now.
  6. dealmaker thread starter macrumors 6502

    Sep 24, 2010
    #6 the end I just decided to live with it wasn't ideal but I just got used to it I think.

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