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Backlight is the Weak Electronic Link in the Performance of a LCD Monitor Though LCD backlight is expected to last 4-7 years without problems, some tubes start dimming as early as 1-2 years. A number of factors contribute to backlight failure: • voltage fluctuation & brownout • cheap parts / fake parts / used parts • humidity & heat • (in rare cases) a manufacturing defect

Backlight is the Weak Electronic Link in the Performance of a LCD Monitor


Since a backlight lights up the screen, losing it will cause the screen to dim, and hence, it is a weak electronic link in the overall usability of a LCD monitor.

Here are some facts about LCD backlights: • A backlight is a thin fluorescent tube that lights up the LCD screen • Most backlights are either EL (electroluminescent) or CCFL (cold cathode fluorescent lamp) • A new backlight tube has a life span from 5,000-15,000 hours of usage before it loses 50% of its brightness. Source Website LCD Monitor Repair – Updated Tools, Techniques & Electronic Manuals (Click to visit)

Backlight is the Weak Electronic Link in the Performance of a LCD Monitor


Backlight is the Weak Electronic Link in the Performance of a LCD Monitor