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Pixel-style display woes on your shiny new X? Perfectly normal, says Apple

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"OLED burn-in isn't permanent like CRT burn in of yore.. it can usually be scrubbed eventually."

As I understand it, it's permanent degradation of the LEDs. High brightness causes accelerated wear which is why people who only use them indoors may get much better life than people who use them outdoors in sunlight a lot. It was LCDs that recovered after a bit.

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