Model A1286. Released February 2011 / 2.0, 2.2, or 2.3 GHz Quad-core Intel Core i7 Processor

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Possibly Change LCD to 1680x1050 ( hi-res)

I bought Macbook Pro 15" Late 2011 i7 2.2G and AMD Radeon HD 6750M 512 MB. Unfortunately for 1 year and 6 months, my screen have the two vertical striped on the left of screen. The solution is the changing LCD. Well, It will be better if i change the glossing to matte LCD. In addition,

Is it possibly to change LCD 1440x900 to 1680x1050 ?

Can i change the glass bezel to the matte bezel ( A1286 the native Matte Screen ) on the original case ?

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Thanks machead3, You make me more confident in order to upgrade the resolution LCD. I 'm very hopeful my macbook will be alive and better than original. lol.

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Since the display you propose was a build to order OEM optional upgrade I see no problems. I would ensure I had a guarantee from whichever vender you purchase the display so that should a problem occur you are not responsible for return/restock fees.

BTW this is the volunteer DIY help form - you might want to contact iFixit direct.

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