Nexus 7 users reporting screen problems, easy fix for some

Some Nexus 7 owners have found manufacturing faults with their excitingly cheap new tablet, but forum users have solutions to some.

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Google's excitingly cheap new Nexus 7 tablet has been plopping into mailboxes around the world (my 16GB model just arrived this morning, thanks for asking), and Android fans have been eagerly coming to grips with the Jelly Bean-powered slate.

Inevitably with such a popular gadget -- and such a vocal fanbase -- some Nexus owners have discovered manufacturing faults. Twitter user Faux123 posted a nasty-looking picture, spotted by Pocketnow, of light bleeding out of the side of his tablet, like a punctured angel.

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