Originally Posted by Namekuseijin
well, is it frontlit or backlit, dude? Decide it.
From the lighting in the borders, I'd say "border"lit.
So, it is lit. But colors are still washed out.
Edge lit, and front lit are essentially the same, since while it is positioned on the edge of the display panel, it is above the visible layers, and so falls into the front lit category.