Are these dead pixels?

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2 years ago#1
Now bear with me the picture isn't the greatest because I had to get up close and find the perfect spot to get it to show up.

http://puu.sh/2nUsF

It's almost like a streak of pixels that are off from the rest of everything else on the screen.
2 years ago#2
tint line from a defected 3ds, happen to all older 3ds's if you dont clean it overtime it will scratch your screen
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2 years ago#3
looks like a sratch being distorted by the 3d. could also be a stuck pixel because dead pixels are usually black or white. try it on a black screen and if it stays blue it's a stuck pixel if not more than likely a scratch. it also looks like right position for a screen scratch from the bottom border.
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2 years ago#4
Scratches caused when your 3ds screen is closed. This is normal as it is a design flaw.
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2 years ago#5
lj_sephiroth posted...
Scratches caused when your 3ds screen is closed. This is normal as it is a design flaw.


I get those on my top screen but they are just smudges and they always clean up.
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2 years ago#6
MrKunio posted...
lj_sephiroth posted...
Scratches caused when your 3ds screen is closed. This is normal as it is a design flaw.


I get those on my top screen but they are just smudges and they always clean up.


They start out as smudges, but if you don't clean it regularly it can develop into scratches.
I have scratches on my screen protector and I know of several people without protectors that have a very similar smudge like scratch as seen in the image from the TC
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2 years ago#7
You can use a microfiber cloth between the screen when you close it as well,
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2 years ago#8
Oh well I was trying to decide whether to keep my Vanilla or XL anyway.

Guess this made the decision for me.
2 years ago#9
Yeah that is totally a scratch. Are you using Hori Screen protectors?
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2 years ago#10
Man gotta love 1st world problems. People are dying all over the world and some cant even eat but yet, half way around the world someone is complaining about dead pixels lol
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