Broken Laptop Screen?
Problems with your laptop screen? Don’t panic! We are here to help!
Do you need a laptop screen?
The most fragile component of the laptop is the Screen display. You only need to replace the laptop screen if there is physical damage, if you see horizontal or vertical lines, or if the CCFL (backlight) is faulty. Below are problems and possible solutions to check to see if you need a new laptop screen.
Dead (Defective) Pixels are pixels on a liquid crystal display (LCD) monitor that remains unlit (fail to reproduce light levels correctly), or black, when it should be activated and displaying a color. Each pixel on an LCD screen is made from three separate subpixels: red, green and blue. When combined, its form the colors that users see on the monitor. A dead pixel occurs when the transistor activate the amount of light that shows through all three subpixels malfunctions and results in a permanently black pixel. Dead pixels are rare and largely go unnoticed by the user.
Dead pixels are usually caused by manufacturing defects, and they will often stay illuminated for the life of the panel. In many cases it's possible to fix the pixel using either software tools or manual manipulation.