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Cracks, Blotches, or Runny Colors on Console Screen


  • The LCD screen on the Nintendo Switch console has cracks, blotches or "runny" colors.
  • The LCD screen seems dim or has a yellow tint.
  • The LCD screen appears to have discolored sections while on a dark background.

What to Do:

  1. Power off the console and remove any screen protectors, if applicable.
  2. Power the console back on and ensure it has the latest system version.
  3. Try adjusting the screen brightness or changing the theme on the screen to see if this helps improve the issue.

Situation Not Resolved:

If the issue persists, the Nintendo Switch console will need to be repaired.

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