Screen on the Macbook

Discussion in 'MacBook' started by levitynyc, Mar 18, 2008.

  1. levitynyc macrumors 65816

    Aug 19, 2006
    I love my new macbook, but im not too happy about the screen. If you tilt it more than an inch the colors change. You have to look DIRECTLY at it to get a perfect image. I understand that LCDs work like that, but the better ones dont look as bad from an angle.

    Whats most annoying is that if you type on your lap and the screen bounces slightly as you do, the screen colors change as your typing.

    Any advice or is this something I need to live with.
  2. zeiter macrumors 6502

    Jan 19, 2008
    I just created a post about this like 15 minutes ago. It happens here too..I guess it is something we will have to live with or get the macbook pro....
  3. levitynyc thread starter macrumors 65816

    Aug 19, 2006
    Yeah, i'm not paying 2000 bucks.
  4. Italchef macrumors 6502

    Nov 3, 2003
    Maple, Ontario
    I understand what you both are talking about. I think for most laptop owners having a wide viewing angle is not neccessarily a good thing. I really don't want strangers seeing what I'm doing when I'm out in public. I do find that I have to have the brightness turned up almost all the way no matter what kind of environment I'm in.

  5. mr. feeny macrumors member

    Dec 28, 2007
    Couldn't agree with you more.

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