We have all at some point gone and damaged our cell phone, you constantly hear stories of people dropping their handset or worse still dropping it into some unsavory places. But the trouble is as our handsets become more advanced, if we damage them and have no insurance you may feel as if the device is now worthless. So today we are looking at options for iPhone screen repair if the unthinkable happens.
Luckily if you do have the mishap of breaking your iPhone screen there are ways around this whether you want to do it yourself, or have someone do it for you. iFixYouri.com offers a service repairing the iPhone 3G/GS and iPhone 4. For $120 you can get your iPhone 4 looking like new, you just choose the option you need pay the price and send your device into the repair center.
They also promise to repair your handset within 24 hours of receiving it, and also cover other makes of handset as well and even the iPad. Head over to the company’s website for more information.
But for the brave or technically minded iPhone owners out there you could always repair your damaged device yourself. There are a number of kits which can be bought from various retailers which allows you to repair your damaged screen. When the screen is broken on an iPhone it is common just to be the glass which covers the LCD screen.
For owners of the iPhone 3GS Amazon.com has a repair kit for $25.95, which provides the LCD glass cover and touch screen digitizer. You also get the frame, home flex button, ear speaker and tool. For a little bit more you can also get all the tools necessary to carry out the repair work.
There are a number of videos available on YouTube to guide you through the process of repairing the glass screen of your iPhone. We have embedded one below for you to watch. If you own an iPhone 4 and need a complete screen repair Fix-iPhones may be able to help. For just under $115 they promise to completely repair your iPhone and give you back that just out of the box feeling.
They have certified technicians that look after the device all the way through the repair process, and offer a same or next day service with free 1 to 3 day FedEx or USPS delivery. Head over to their website for more details.
This is only a small selection of services available for getting that broken iPhone screen fixed, if you know of any good ones let us know in the comments section below.