Viewing issue data for week 2009-49

Summary (141 total)

Processor
3.06C2D: 43
3.33C2D: 2
2.66i5: 49
2.8i7: 47

Graphics Card
NVIDIA 9400M: 6
ATI 4670: 34
ATI 4850: 101
Screen Size
21.5": 16
27": 125

 

Hard Drive Size
500GB": 6
1TB": 120
2TB": 15
Condition iMac Specs Source Comments
Flickering display 27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB
Dead pixels 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB 3 dead pixel
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB
Yellow screen 27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB
Dead pixels 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB
Noisy Screen 21.5" 3.06 Core2Duo 500GB Lucas Adam My 21.5 iMac 3.06Ghz Core2Duo, 500GB Hdd/... the Display is makeing funny noise, when setting higher/lower backlighting...
Flickering display 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB http://adamac.org/27-imac-screen-flashing
DOA (won't boot) 21.5" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB
Cracked glass (other location) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 2TB The Whole screen is smashed!
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB RiversidePines ordered from MacMall
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB bobsy491 Fine on day 1. Flickered after waking from sleep on day 2.
Yellow screen 27" 2.66 Quad i5 2TB "mild" yellow tinge
Noisy hard drive 27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB sometimes clunky HD sounds
flickering,pixels 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB black screen and something ive never seen before on a mac. it looks like a bar code across the center of the screen and the dock
Cracked glass (other location) 27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB
Flickering display 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB
flickering,pixels 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB 2 dead pixels
Flickering display 27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB
Yellow screen 21.5" 3.06 Core2Duo 500GB
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 2TB cjm42 Screen goes black occasionally
Other issue 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Wide blue stripe on screen
flickering,yellow 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB Some occasional flickering. Temperature or CPU/GPU usage doesn't make any difference. I also just noticed that lower right corner of the display is slightly yellowish. Yellow screen
Cracked glass (bottom left) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 2TB netexpert Refused delivery; cracked glass
Flickering display 27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB flickered, then shifted and my dock was up in the top 1/3 of the screen
Other issue 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB rodmagner works fine except for the random black screen has gone black twice for a couple seconds,
DOA (won't boot) 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB
Dead pixels 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB happened once so far
Noisy Screen 21.5" 3.33 Core2Duo 1TB MattCrellin When running Windows the whistle disappears... Thats right, if I hold down alt so I can choose which OS to load I here the distinct whistle however as soon as windows begins to load the whistle disappears. I can run windows for hours without trouble -... Read More
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 2TB sooners1 After spending some time setting up minimal applications, attempted to "stress" the machine by running Marine Aquarium screen saver. Noticed that I could make the machine display flickering/choppiness after 15 minutes. It was almost exactly on the 15... Read More
Flickering display 27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB don1958 I received my i5 yesterday. I set it up straight out of the box with no migration and no installs. Within one hour of browsing and checking things out it started to flicker. A couple pretty good ones at first and then the screen went black for a second.... Read More
Dead pixels 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB
Yellow screen 21.5" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB sirjoseph Noticing that throughout the day that the yellow is spreading. Specifically across the bottom from the right to left. Definitely can't wait to get this resolved.
Yellow screen 27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB tjtoed Took my first 27" i5 back due to screen flickering after 9 says of ownership, the new one I received is showing the yellow tinge on the bottom half of the display. Very annoying... not sure it's worth exchanging yet again... my guess is this is more... Read More
Noisy Screen 21.5" 3.33 Core2Duo 2TB Charzzy I've been using my replacement iMac for a few days now and it still has the high-pitch whistle when the brightness is in the middle, although it is not as loud as the previous iMac (which was headache-inducing!) so I think I'm going to keep it as it is... Read More
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB seems to flicker when doing complex tasks, ie. installing s/w, copying large volumes of data, etc.
Noisy Screen 21.5" 3.06 Core2Duo 500GB PaoloS just received my new iMac 21.5" and it also has this very annoying high pitched whistle (like old CRT TVs). Serial W8949, hence made in Shanghai in week 49, if I'm not wrong. Differently from what others have experienced, changing brightness from min... Read More
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 2TB I ordered the imac after seeing reports in the media of the problems thinking they would have fixed them, very surprised they hadn't white spot under glass and screen goes black temporarily, as well as flickering
Cracked glass (other location) 27" 3.06 Core2Duo 1TB
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Also had two defective screen pixels, 11 stuck camera pixels, and uneven backlight bleeding
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB smakus I got the screen flicker once, about 5 minutes after the very first time I woke the iMac up from sleep. It didn't go away until I put the iMac to sleep, then woke it up immediately. Hasn't been back since, but I am waiting for it to. I also have a slight... Read More
Flickering display 27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB
Other issue 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Scratch under glass.
Flickering display 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB
Flickering display 27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB exchanged for new machine (with same issue, reporting separately)
other,yellow 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB This is my second iMac. First one had the bottom 1/3 of the screen yellow and it was picked up on the 30/11. Received my replacement yesterday and has a scratch under the glass or something like that, and the bottom left of the screen is yellow (only... Read More
Other issue 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB Big_D_PC Backlight bleeding: I sent my first iMac 27" back and waited 12 days for a replacement. I didn't take a picture the first time, and the replacement machine seems even more pronounced to me in the light bleed (corners of the screen - most prominent is the... Read More
Other issue 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB swixo Got the i7, with 27". Screen washes out at the bottom right. In fact this screen is pretty hard on your eyes in general. My 24" imac (most recent version) has a perfect display. The new iMac 27" display is simply not acceptable and is definately NOT as... Read More
Other issue 27" 2.66 Quad i5 1TB dxgriffiths Backlight bleeding: Got my replacement today, new, direct from Shanghai. No dead pixels, but the obvious uneven brightness on a black screen is still there. If only Apple's default wallpaper wasn't a picture of space!! The bottom right corner isn't as... Read More
Other issue 27" 2.8 Quad i7 1TB cfrea I am having the exact same issue with backlight bleeding. Mine doesnt have a yellow tinge but it bleeds from all areas of the screen. This is on a 27" imac. Apple is replacing the unit but I fear the new one will do the same. This is completely... Read More