Users of Samsung Galaxy S8 complained about the fading of the display pixel
In the first days of sales of smartphones Galaxy S8 and S8+ of the owners of top-end smartphones drew the attention of the manufacturer for the technical shortcomings of their copies. First against Samsung began receiving complaints about the inherent display a red hue. Then it was added to and claims from users, posetovali on a regular lost Wi-Fi signal and unexpected rebooting the smartphone. As it turned out, this is not the only claims of users to the Galaxy S8.
Monday on the South Korean forum, Samsung has photos of the smartphone display with the burnt pixels. The problem manifested itself after a week of use Galaxy S8. According to the newspaper The Korea Herald, burnt pixels appear at the bottom of the screen in the place where is sensitive to force of pressing button.
As we know, Samsung is no physical key “Home” and virtual built-in display and is continuously illuminated when the function is activated Always-On-Display. The AMOLED screens have an unpleasant feature — the fading pixels in those locations that consistently show some static information.
In Samsung say that to avoid fading of pixels in the Galaxy S8 is designed special technology: the backlit Home button continuously changes its position on the display. However, the problems with burnout, apparently, she is not completely solved. Asked to comment on user complaints Samsung representatives said
“The device is equipped with a special algorithm to prevent the burnout of pixels. We still have to figure out whether such statements are true. Up to this point we have not received reports of such cases.”
As for the problem of the red shade screens Galaxy S8, then the mass of problems associated with incorrect white balance, the Samsung has acknowledged and promised to fix remotely. The company has released a software update for the Galaxy S8 and S8+. The update allows to make color correction of the screen at their discretion and get rid of the annoying eye redness of the display.
Another update firmware Galaxy S8 will have to solve the problem with a weak Wi-Fi signal. The assurance the South Korean manufacturer, this flaw is also a software nature, to eliminate which you want to install the OTA-update.