The new Google Nexus 5X seems to be shipping with a tiny flaw for some people, as they’re noticing a yellow tint on the displays of their units. As you can see in the image down below, the difference is quite noticeable when compared with other devices.
What’s good to hear is that Google is aware about this occurrence, and is reportedly providing free replacements for those who have received such handsets. All the affected Nexus 5X buyers need to do is contact Google’s customer support, and a replacement unit will be arranged for them.
According to Pocket Now, the yellow screen problem seems to be arising for variants shipping from California, Illinois, Toronto and Mississauga. A Reddit user has posted this image to demonstrate the yellow nature of their handset by placing it alongside another normal device.
The LG-made 5X acts as a successor to the Nexus 5 smartphone which was launched by Google back in 2013. The Android-maker has gone back to the roots owing to popular demand for a successor to one of the most loved Nexus devices till date.
Here’s a neat look at the key specs of the Nexus 5S:
– Display: 5.2-inch, 1080p full HD
– OS: Android 6.0 Marshmallow
– CPU: 1.8GHz hexa core Qualcomm Snapdragon 808 (64-bit)
– GPU: Adreno 418
– Memory: 2GB RAM, 16GB/32GB storage
– Cameras: 12.3MP rear, 5MP front
– Battery: 2700mAh
– Dimensions: 147 x 72.6 x 7.9mm
– Weight: 136gms
This LG phone goes for a 5.2-inch 1080p full HD display, and adopts an advanced 12.3MP camera. It even ships with a fingerprint scanner which can be spotted on its rear surface. The device is fueled by a Snapdragon 808 chipset.
Like we said, those with yellow screened units of the Nexus 5X need to contact Google’s customer support in order to receive their replacement devices. For reminder’s sake, the phone can be grabbed at $380 (16GB) or $430 (32GB).