Re: NTLK MP2K screen dim?

From: Brian Pearce (
Date: Sun Jul 09 2000 - 22:56:32 CDT

>Have I gotten that much older in the past couple of years or has my MP2K
>screen gotten dimmer? Seems harder to read of late. Is this a known
>phenomenon or am I a walking straight-line?

Your eyes, unfortunately, do not decieve you: the backlight in the MP2K will lose brightness in the long term. (Various estimates of the lifespan of the backlight have been mentioned here on the list over the past several years, but I don't recall the details.)


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