Late 2011 model, A1278 / 2.4 GHz i5 or 2.8 GHz i7 processor.

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Screen pixel problem weird pixels

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MacBook Pro (13-inch, Late 2011)

2.8 GHz Intel Core i7

Intel HD Graphics 3000 384 MB

I need help suddenly my screen changes red pixels everywhere first i use the stuck pixel fix website by change screen background from green black blue white then it came back normal. However it's like a temporary fix. Now it's not working.

Is the problem with the LCD , Cable , or GPU ? and how to fix it ?

  • I tried using screen pixel fix over night (no use anymore) **

Edited ** I tried use air play from my Macbook Pro to My Apple TV here the image

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Can i say this is my LCD issue ?

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In my opinion this is the same issue that was covered in this program:

https://www.apple.com/support/macbookpro...

But the class action law suit did not include the 13" machines, so Apple is not fessing up to the issue.

Your best bet may be to call Apple and request a "Flat Rate Repair". This will most likely entail replacing the logic board with the offending GPU. If a future law suit develops you would then be eligible for a refund from Apple, A Flat Rate repair usually runs $357 which includes shipping and taxes. It generally takes four days including shipping time. For that price Apple will repair any and all defects found and give you a sixty day warranty. To initiate this call 1-800-MYAPPLE has your serial number ready and a credit card.

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after i tried air play my screen to my apple TV it seem fine.

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Sounds like you are either having GPU issues, or the pixels in the screen are on their way to being dead completely. I'd recommend taking it to an Apple Authorized repair facility to have them run hardware diagnostics to see if your logic board might be failing or if your screen is the issue

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If gpu or screen issues , Is there a way i can identify the problem by myself ? From where i live don't have apple repair facility.

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