The best ways to repair a broken iPhone X
The anniversary iPhone X or iPhone 10 was released as a game-changer in 2017. The Apple handset was the first iPhone to feature Face ID technology and remove the iconic home button. Three years on and we see a great number of iPhone X repairs in our Norwich shop. So, what are the best ways to repair a broken iPhone X?
iPhone X screen replacement
At the time of its release, the iPhone X was equipped with Apple’s most durable glass. However, despite being the most stylish iPhone around, it wasn’t as sturdy. In a iPhone X breakability test conducted by SquareTrade the screen glass cracked quite easily. An iPhone X screen replacement was therefore needed.
Can you just repair the glass on an iPhone X?
Unfortunately, the screen glass and LCD are moulded together on the iPhone X. Therefore, a screen and LCD replacement is what’s needed. Replacing the LCD will eliminate problems such as dead spots, flickering lines, colouration issues and blank screen.
Is it worth replacing a broken iPhone screen?
A broken, cracked or shattered iPhone X screen will affect your handset. Firstly, the touchscreen can become unresponsive. What’s more, small dust particles and water droplets can enter the phone, causing further internal damage. Finally, if the glass is badly shattered, it can cause cuts to your hands.
How much does it cost to replace an iPhone X screen?
An iPhone X screen replacement along with the LCD will cost around £120 including fitting.
iPhone X back replacement
Wrapped in a case, the iPhone X also features a glass back cover as well. Therefore, the back of the handset is equally liable to shatter as the front. We consequently conduct a similar number of iPhone X back replacement repairs as we do screens.
Can you fix a broken iPhone X back cover?
Yes, a skilled installer easily does an iPhone X back cover replacement quite quickly. Furthermore, enlisting a professional to conduct the repair will ensure that the correct tools are used and an expert job is done.
How much does it cost to fix the back of an iPhone X?
An iPhone X back cover replacement costs £50 including installation. A new back cover is easily fitted in our Norwich mobile phone repair shop, by our call out team or using our repair by post service.
iPhone X battery replacement
The iPhone X shipped with a hefty 2716-mAh Li-ion battery. However, repeated use and charging cycles can see the battery’s power reduce in performance. Therefore, iPhone X battery replacements are quite a common repair now that the handset is three years old.
Is it worth replacing an iPhone battery?
If the power is draining quite quickly on the handset or not holding charge then it is definitely worth replacing an iPhone X battery. The battery itself will deteriorate over time and continued charging cycles. Furthermore, ambient temperature, intensive apps or processes can also see a decline in battery effectiveness.
How do I know if my iPhone needs a new battery?
It’s best to start by checking the health of the battery. Go to Settings > Battery > Battery health.
The iPhone battery health screen will show the maximum capacity and peak performance capability. Both good indicators of if it is time for an iPhone X battery replacement.
How long does it take to replace an iPhone X battery?
A skilled installer can replace an iPhone X battery in under an hour depending on the complexity of the repair.
How much does an iPhone X battery replacement cost?
An iPhone X battery replacement will cost approximately £60 including fitting.
iPhone X charging port replacement
If the port is loose, shaky or you have to hold your iPhone at a certain angle to get it to charge then a replacement is needed. Further indicators include a certified Apple cable failing to charge the handset or the phone doesn’t sync with iTunes.
How much does it cost to replace an iPhone X charging port?
An iPhone X charging port replacement will cost around £45 including fitting.
The best ways to repair a broken iPhone X overall
A repair for a broken iPhone X doesn’t need to be a cause for concern. Whether it is an iPhone X screen replacement, back cover, battery or charging port, a professional technician can conduct all of these repairs to a high standard.