Viewing issue data for week 2009-47

Summary (239 total)

Processor
3.06C2D: 75
3.33C2D: 4
2.66i5: 33
2.8i7: 127

Graphics Card
NVIDIA 9400M: 9
ATI 4670: 66
ATI 4850: 164
Screen Size
21.5": 15
27": 224

 

Hard Drive Size
500GB": 10
1TB": 205
2TB": 24
Condition iMac Specs Source Comments
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB After 1-2 hours of use, screen flickered for few time, quick screen blackout occured, worked fine for few more hours and happened again.
Noisy hard drive 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Seagate 1 tb
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Immediately after using my brand new iMac for about ten minutes I began noticing a white bar flashing horizontally at random. The problem progressed into the entire screen flashing black.
Other issue 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Sound comes out fuzzy, and only on the right hand side.
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB
DOA (won't boot) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB mddo1 i used 2 hour it became dead
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Raichu123 left hand corner was cracked in the black border
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB dpwrite 1.5" crack on the bottom left side of the screen
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Crack was at bottom left hand corner. No damage to boxes (Outer and Inner) which tells me that its some sort of packaging or manufacturing issue.
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Cracked glass in the lower-left corner, right out of the box. The box was in perfect condition.
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB landskouter showed up with cracked glass in the lower left corner. There was no apparent damage to the box.
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB cracked screen on lower left
Cracked glass (other location) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Will1305 No dents or signs of any sort of abusive treatment. After getting the machine out of the box noticed cracked glass - starting in the lower left corner, running across the entire screen to the upper right (about 4.5" from the right corner) and down.
Noisy fans 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB It seems the noise comes from the CPU fan (a loud humming noise).
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Nfld\'er cracked in the bottom left corner
Cracked glass (other location) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB stilts
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB Shane Herman
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Tailgate1234
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB reachbgk Crack was at bottom left hand corner. No damage to boxes (Outer and Inner) which tells me that its some sort of packaging or manufacturing issue.
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB rbrome The box was in perfect condition.
Other issue 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB StoneSoup I received a new one, which had a fleck of something white embedded behind the glass in the center of the screen.
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB iamaubrey
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB SAR63
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB SilentMS
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB 06awd
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB ahaskell small crack in the glass at the lower left-hand side, over the black border, the drive also seemed to be damaged. It started up fine, but I could clearly hear the drive wobbling like an out-of-balance fan
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB techcafe it was evident from the black scuff marks on outside box, that the system had been transported either face-down or face-up (not upright, as it should have been), so the couriers are laying the box on its side and piling other boxes ON TOP of the iMac
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 2TB
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 2TB Glass cracked, lower left, apx 3 inches. But computer still starts up OK, so I'll use it until the nearest Apple Store gets me a replacement. I don't want to risk another shipment with all these cracked-glass reports. BTW, no external box damage.
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Bill P. After running a few hours I also began getting screen flickering and intermittent black screen. This would be followed by horizontal lines about 1" wide towards the lower half of the screen. I rebooted and all was fine until this morning when it returned
Flickering display 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB Peter Stolle After 3rd day, it began the flickering. I did no migrations. I did however download some High Def video from my camcorder that day. The flickering became noticeable AFTER the video transfer.
Flickering display 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB katie920 got mine at the end of october, the screen flickering started within an hour of opening the box, before i had put ANYTHING on it.
Yellow screen 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB sandrotto Does nobody of you have an issue with a yellow tinted screen (normally only in the lower third of the screen)? Mine was built in calendar week 45 and was flawless except for the yellow screen. The problem might not be that obvious from the beginning.
Flickering display 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB IMACPATRICIO I just buy imac 27 as well and and having alot flicking every 20 minutes
Flickering display 27" 3.33 Core2Duo 1TB Paul.31
Flickering display 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB chris_t I got my new iMac just 11 days ago and I experience exactly the same issues (flickering, blackouts, horizontal white noise stripes across the screen, etc.).
Flickering display 27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB thomashome
Flickering display 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB Bill Ainsworth Started happening on about day 5 of ownership.
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Ed Roppo Well, add me to the list of i7 owners seeing intermittent bands of static, and also occasional complete 'blackouts' of the entire screen. Very disappointing.
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB richiekeys123 It did the screen flicker with bands at he top/bottom about 10-15 times when I first switched it on out of the box. And it blacked out for a split second twice. I assumed it was just adjusting itself initially somehow.
Flickering display 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB MattEden I use the iMac at work and it blinks generally 5 or 6 times a day. It's a kind of monitor refresh with a black line in center of the screen. It lasts for 1 second or less.
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB tokuhon
Other issue 27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB TonyDio 4" wide red vertical bar that's about 3" in from the left side of the screen and is pixalated and jittery. Some times its nearly undetectable, other times its...well, a 4" wide red bar from top to bottom of the screen. What's even more odd is when its... Read More
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB cyclelogicpress W8946 i7 received Friday November 20. Flickering and occasional momentary blackouts.
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB mtwhitley 27" i7 W8947 Has the same flickering and tearing.
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB mightyannoyed Just got my iMac less than 6 hours ago, and i've seen a grey screen flash & horizontal flickers...im installing all the disks to see if this still happens.
Flickering display 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB MSVMark1972 Just got my 2nd iMac 4 hours ago. Production Date Week 46. Result: 3 dead pixels and instant flickering right after first boot.
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Dreadrik I received my 27" core i7 today, and didn't have any problems until it had been on for about 8 hours. The screen went mad with blackouts, flickering and the menu bar jumping to the top 1/4th of the screen.
Flickering display 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB frotdob I am currently on my third iMac 27". The screen flickered once, and the general hue of the screen changed. After a few hours of use, the screen started flickering on and off a couple times every minute. Then the horizontal distortions started.
Flickering display 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB Glitchos I have the 27" iMac and have seen the flickering problem BUT its only when i use wireless. When using wired i am as of yet to see the problem.