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Old 01-14-2013, 03:04 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Laptop display problems

Hi, hoping someone can help me out with this one.
Purchased a new Toshiba Satellite C850 05D001 about a month ago. Only recently started noticing with every image or video playback I am getting blotchy pixelated squares (especially in dark areas). Overall the transition from one colour to another is really obvious and doesn't blend in very well.

Basic Specs

Intelģ Coreô i5 processor 3210M (2.5 GHz - 3.1 GHz)Windows 8 (64bit)15.6" Widescreen HD LED Backlit Display (1366 x 768)1TB (5400 rpm) SATA StorageDVD SuperMulti Double/Dual Layer
Here is where I am at so far

1. The resolution is correct and in relation to graphics card.
2. I have downloaded the latest drivers.
3. I have tried video playback in nearly every program under the sun . From VLC to windows I am getting the same problem.
4. I recognized that playing low res files on a high res screen might cause this so I tried blu ray quality files and high res photos, the blotchy squares were still evident.
5. I have tried using a vga cable to a TV Monitor. The TV monitor does not display this problem. Its crystal clear.
6. I have tested the same images and video files on a relatives laptop which is 6 years older and saw no problems.

Any help or advice would be much appreciated.

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Old 01-28-2013, 07:05 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Default Re: Laptop display problems

try to adjust color combination by setting menu.
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