Originally Posted by BBQmyNUTZ
It's present in nearly every single pic I've seen of the Z71v's screen that wasn't displaying a black background. I'm absolutely shocked at this point that your screen is perfect.
Given that the resellers aren't putting the LCD panels together, I doubt that who it's bought from has any real bearing on the issues both myself and others have experienced with this particular screen. It's definitely, in my opinion, a manufacturing defect.
Well, it was confirmed from Asus that the Z71V LCD came from various of manufacturers. So maybe a variation between them?