Reports are coming in that the Google Nexus 7 is plagued with display issues. Apparently, the screws at the rear of the tablet are a bit loose causing the display to slightly lift. There are also reports that some Nexus 7 slates have dead pixels.
What You Need To Know:
- Affected owners of the Nexus 7 are advised to have their tablets exchanged while those brave enough can pop off the back cover of the slate and tighten the loose screws a bit to hold the display in place.
In any case, new consumer electronics suffering from minor issues at launch is nothing new...- Bryan Bishop, The Verge
While we know the demand for this device is high, we’re starting to think that Google and ASUS may want to take a closer look at the tablet’s quality control process.- Mark Hearn, TechnoBuffalo
Nexus 7 tablets plagued by display issues
Google’s Nexus 7 tablets have just started to arrive at doorsteps, but users are already complaining that the slates suffer from faulty displays.
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We are hearing multiple reports that the Nexus 7 screen is separating from the body, or lifting up causing it to creak a little.
Nexus 7 suffering from screen separation in some cases, untightened screws may be to blame
We liked the Nexus 7 quite a bit when we took a look at it last month, but some units appear to be suffering from a problem: namely, the screen is popping up from the housing.
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The Nexus 7 may be the Android tablet that would be king, but to some unlucky customers it’s becoming a bit of a headache.
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