[LMB] AKICOT:L reducing glare on a netbook screen
stacey at xtra.co.nz
Wed May 9 02:30:24 BST 2012
From: Meg Justus <mmegaera at nwlink.com>
> Is the problem that (1) your eeepc has a glossy screen, and the
> reflections are deadly, or (2) the screen just isn't bright enough
> to cope with bright sunlight (i.e., it's a matte-finish screen, like
> on my eeepc.)?
Good point. That would be #1. It's the reflections that are awful.
FYI the default standard these days seems to be for the very shiny screen type, on notebooks, tablets and sadly monitors, which is a PITA because of the reflection issue.
For those who have an issue with it pay close attention when buying such devices. The easiest fix is to put a screen protector over it, but the only ones that are readily available are for iProduct and a very few of the the bigger tablet suppliers might have options in the US.
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