2.8 TFT LCD Breakout Board Brightness Issue

by thvo on Mon Jan 21, 2013 3:45 pm

Hello,

I just got to try out the 2.8 TFT LCD Breakout Board.
https://www.adafruit.com/products/335

I followed the tutorials and everything works as expected except the brightness is uneven. Specifically I get a dark spot. See attached image.

Unless I'm doing something wrong, this seems like a hardware defect.

Please help.

Thanks,
Thomas
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Re: 2.8 TFT LCD Breakout Board Brightness Issue

by pburgess on Mon Jan 21, 2013 5:38 pm

Indeed, that's peculiar. Is the protective plastic cover peeled off at this point? If so, and if it's still exhibiting this, we'll arrange for a replacement.
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Re: 2.8 TFT LCD Breakout Board Brightness Issue

by thvo on Mon Jan 21, 2013 7:52 pm

Thanks for the fast response. Yes, the protective cover is peeled off. Please let me know the procedure for replacement. Thanks!
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Re: 2.8 TFT LCD Breakout Board Brightness Issue

by pburgess on Mon Jan 21, 2013 11:58 pm

Email support@adafruit.com and include a link to this thread, and we'll set that up. Sorry for the trouble!
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