According to an internal memo sent out by Apple to Genius Bars and Apple Authorized Service Providers, a problem is causing “edge stripes” to appear on the face of certain Apple Watch series 3 models. These “edge stripes” appear on the non-cellular version of the smartwatch. The cellular models might have been spared because they use a different display assembly than the affected watches.
Anyone bringing an Apple Watch series 3 model to the Genius Bars and Apple Authorized Service Providers complaining about the “edge stripes,” will be asked to rub the display with their finger. If this …