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Yes 191 76.71%
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Old 12-30-2012, 10:57 AM   #121
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Yes.

I've been using my PW for a few days now and the only thing I've noticed...just last night actually... was a little bit of shadowing at the very bottom, from the light source. I turned the brightness down a little and it was no longer a problem.
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Old 01-01-2013, 11:01 PM   #122
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Mine is beautiful! I was a bit unhappy about the idea of no buttons but the screen is so responsive and doesn't seem to collect fingerprints much, so HAPPY!
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Old 01-02-2013, 06:48 PM   #123
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Yes very happy with the screen. It's really nice. I've been waiting a long time to add my vote.
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Old 01-03-2013, 05:08 AM   #124
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Yes very happy with the screen. It's really nice. I've been waiting a long time to add my vote.
A long time, uh huh. What was it? A day? I myself voted a long time ago - and yes I am happy. Just never said anything in here.
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Old 01-03-2013, 03:09 PM   #125
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A long time, uh huh. What was it? A day? I myself voted a long time ago - and yes I am happy. Just never said anything in here.
Yep I couldn't vote when the PW first came out. I usually get the Kindle early but I had to wait this time. I'm glad I did though.
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Old 02-07-2013, 02:59 PM   #126
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I don't know if they've gone on to a second (or third) manufacturing method or not, but I have no regrets about waiting, and it was well worth the extra cost (tax) to be able to see what I was getting before I got it.
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Old 02-07-2013, 04:25 PM   #127
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Yes. I have one of the first batch and yes, I get the bluish pinkish hues around the screen. After about a week or two I stopped noticing them. Now, my brother and a friend both have PW from the latest round of production and while their screens don't have the blue and pink hues they have a very even green glow to them. I actually prefer mine "defects" and all. It's just more white.
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Old 02-07-2013, 05:10 PM   #128
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I finally saved up enough points to get my paperwhite on Monday. So far I'm quite satisfied with my screen. I've been reading on it for hours each day.
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Old 02-07-2013, 09:47 PM   #129
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I like the screen on my PW very much. It has a very pleasing texture to it. I do sometimes touch the wrong spot (I try to bookmark and call up the menu by accident) but it does take a little getting used to using a touch screen.
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