Shortly after the new Ipad mini was released, people began to complain of seeing a stranger “jelly-like“on their screens while scrolling. One side of the screen appears to be scrolling at a different rate than the other, making the screen appear to be wobbling. Those hoping for a solution to the problem would likely be disappointed by the answer. from Apple, because the tech giant has said Ars Technica that the device screen oscillation problem is not a problem at all.
A spokesperson told the publication that the gelatinous effect that people are seeing is typical of LCD screens, because they update line by line. As such, it is normal for the lines at the top of the screen to update at a different rate than the lines at the bottom. Ars Technica He insists, however, that the effect is much more noticeable on the iPad mini than on other 60Hz LCD iPads, including the latest entry-level model that launched with the mini. Also, there is a visible line that divides the screen in the middle when the tablet is in portrait mode.
It remains to be seen if Apple would do anything about this jelly-scrolling effect in the future, considering that people are broadcasting complaints about it. For now, it seems that the tech giant’s stance is that it’s normal for an LCD screen and that users will just have to get used to it.
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