The Kindle 4 has 4 models released September 28,2011.

50 Questions View all

Why is my screen fading?

The screen of my Kindle 4 is slowly fading. I can hardly read it any more. The device hasn't been dropped or gone anywhere near water. What causes this? Can it be easily fixed?

Answer this question I have this problem too

Is this a good question?

Score 1

Comments:

Have you tried to adjust the brightness yet?

by

This is a plain Kindle 4 with e-ink. There is no back light. There isn't any brightness adjustment.

by

Add a comment

1 Answer

It sounds like your e-ink display is defective. If the kindle is still under warranty, you should try to send it back to amazon and get a replacement. If it is not, you may be able to buy a replacement screen and replace it yourself.

Was this answer helpful?

Score 0

Comments:

How likely is a screen replacement to fix the problem?

by

Add a comment

Add your answer

Jeff Callow will be eternally grateful.
View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 8

Past 7 Days: 55

Past 30 Days: 170

All Time: 1,676