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Tourist
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Front Screen GoPro8

Hello

i just brought my gopro 8 and after few month i saw black spots on the front screen, can you help me please.

 

Thanks 

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Backpacker
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Re: Front Screen GoPro8

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hi,

 

can you share a photo?

are the spots all the time, only when camera on/off, are dust like, or pixels from LCD screen? 

 

thank you,

robert 

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Adventurer
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Re: Front Screen GoPro8

quite the norm if you have the camera off you see a Prism effect, turn it on, magic, it's gone.  Hero 5 interface  and up iswell known for the  prism 

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Tourist
Posts: 5

Re: Front Screen GoPro8

am not able to upload a photo of my gopro,but here is a picture i found on the net ,its the same problem am having.

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Adventurer
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Re: Front Screen GoPro8

like said quite the norm prism turn it on it's gone not an issue .

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Tourist
Posts: 5

Re: Front Screen GoPro8

is it normal ??
Because when i buy it, it was not like that.
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Adventurer
Posts: 12,064

Re: Front Screen GoPro8

 return it let us know how many you gone through...  it is normal 

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Backpacker
Posts: 795

Re: Front Screen GoPro8

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hi,

this happens in a different light condition, at different angles.

 

do not worry is just the plastic that acts as a prism, decomposing the light.

the same effect I saw looking trough the air planes windows.

 

was reported by many here in the forum.

 

just me,

robert