Originally Posted by Scarpad
I'm not seeing any blotchiness, and I can read at 17 or higher, at lower it looks like a regular ereader to me, grey not white and kinda defeats the purpose.
I read somewhere that every Paperwhite light strength can be different so your 17 is probably not my 17 because there is no way anyone could read with it that bright! It would wash everything out.
Mine doesn't look eInk till about 3. It really is a powerful light.