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Is there something wrong with my Dell IPS Displays?

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When my monitors are black I am getting these lighter edges.

http://imgur.com/a/q4QEg

Is this normal or is there something I can do to fix it? Picture #1 is my primary monitor, while playing a game. Picture #2 is my secondary monitor while watching a movie on VLC. I am running Windows 8. Dynamic Contrast is set to Off on both displays.

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Sounds like a poorly made monitor, that's just light bleed.
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Turn down the brightness to around 35
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Originally Posted by TheLawIX View Post

Sounds like a poorly made monitor, that's just light bleed.

The whole reason I bought these monitors was because they were supposed to be one of the best IPS displays on the market. If this is the case I am pretty disapointed with Dell and don't think I will purchase from them again. Perhaps I should have went with an Asus IPS or maybe even 120hz monitor. I want to have good colours though, so IPS is kind of what I need for that.
    
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