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Old 03-09-2009, 09:30 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by freecia View Post
Is there a pic of the "wash out" bug? I saw the other post and my k2's done that once, but I believe it was indoors so am wondering if it is a similar issue. Turning it off or to a dark screensaver seemed to help. Haven't had enough sunlight recently to test this a lot.
Here's a side-by-side comparison of a Kindle with the problem and a Kindle without. Both were taken out into bright sunlight and "next page" pressed:



Once you take the Kindle out of the sun and hit next page again it seems to fix itself fine. Doesn't seem to damage the Kindle long-term. Some Kindles experience more "wash out" than others.
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