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White spots on screen and growing every day

Samsung dlp tv has white spots increasing in number everyday

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    the spots do not move but new ones appear every 2 or 3 days I am up to 14 spots so far

  • Anonymous Mar 20, 2014

    I am up to 14 spots now and growing every couple of days

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If these spots are small, they are likely the visual effect of a failing DLP chip. When some of the tiny mirrored surfaces on the chip stop moving, this is the result. This is not something you can fix yourself. A Samsung authorized service center will charge $400-$500 to replace it for you.

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