I have had my Kindle PW for the past three days and notice a pinkish-to-greenish slight discoloration on my screen from the top left to the top right and then to about halfway down the screen. I didn't notice it at first but after reading on the device for several days I began to see the subtle color changes. I looked at pictures and videos of other Kindle PWs and noticed that they all had nice white screens (with the exception of the slight shadow area on the very bottom of the screen where the LED lights are located, which is apparently normal).
I called customer support and spoke to level 2 Kindle tech support and explained the appearance of the screen. He informed me that indeed the screen should have absolutely no colors or discolorations, and he said that it is definitely a defective screen-the screen should be white. He is sending me a replacement and I should have it by Monday. I will be comparing it with my current PW and hopefully it will have a uniform white screen.
I wanted to post this here as I have read that several people have the same issue with discolorations on the screen. According to Amazon, this is NOT normal and you can get a replacement Kindle PaperWhite for this problem.
It would be interesting to know how many people have received a PW with this issue. I love the PW otherwise, and hope my replacement resolves the screen problem. Just wanted to give a heads up to others who are seeing this on their PW screen.
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