White iPhone 5 Owners Report Light Leakage Issues
The iPhone 5 has already been under the spotlight for scratch complaints
and Wi-Fi connectivity issues
but those aren't the only problems new iPhone 5 owners are seeing so far. Owners of the white iPhone 5 have taken to forums to complain about light leaking from the edges of their new iPhone. According to the folks at BGR
, some white iPhone 5s have a light leakage issue, where light escapes between the deviceís glass display and aluminum antenna.
At this point, it isnít certain whether light leakage is a widespread defect or if it is only happening to a few individuals. Users can test for light leakage on their iPhone 5 by taking the device into a dark room. Once in the dark room, turn the screen on and scan the device for small areas of light escaping. If your iPhone 5 does suffer from light leakage, Apple has been said to replace your iPhone 5 for free.
Despite the issues that keep surfacing, iPhone 5 sales still remain strong as Apple has recently opened up personal pickup orders
for the recently released iOS device. Have any of you white iPhone 5 owners noticed any light leakage on your device?