Yes, you can use a broken phone to fix, while the coronavirus lockdown. See 3 ways to fix it – CNET

Yes, you can use a broken phone to fix, while the coronavirus lockdown. You will find below 3 ways to broken fix it – CNET


A phone, right now is not something want to do, each of us have, but accidents happen. 

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accidents happen. Cracking the charging socket of your iPhone ($699 at Apple) of the screen, or break your Android phone the last thing any of us wants to, to take care of now. Especially with most of us among stay-at-home orders, practice social distancing and the wearing of face masks public coronavirus pandemic.

you spend more time at home, but chances are you’re still write SMS, watching videos, and making more calls than ever from your phone. So what happens if there is a fall on the citizens, take the dough, if you are going for a social-distancing? What if the slides from the counter top, if you like dinner? What to do if it just starts buggy???

Normally, you could have closed the pop to a store, but in an effort to curb the spread of the COVID-19-disease, retail stores across the country, including Apple store, and mobile operators must stores closed, the majority of their bricks and mortar to. So where do you go to get your phone repaired? You still have several options to get it fixed. 

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the Apple support has a few different options for you. 

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repair of a damaged iPhone

If you have not broken your iPhone physically, and you will learn, software, or performance problems, use the Apple-Support-app is a conversation with an employee that can help fix the Problem. The app allows the support to lead staff diagnostic reports and run through all the possible fixes. 

For physical damage or a non-responsive device must be repaired or replaced, you can find a list of Apple authorized service provider by visiting the support page and click on Plan repair. You will be prompted to sign in to our Apple ID, and select a device that is associated with your account, after which you can search for an open Shop. 

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With an Apple-approved repair centre allows you to take advantage of lower repair fees, if you have AppleCare Plus on your iPhone. 

It is a good idea to call the store before you finalize your appointment, as some shops may have adapted their hours or temporarily closed due to the non-required services

If you go do not feel comfortable in public, or the lack of a nearby facility repair, you can also E-mail your phone to Apple for service You can visit this support page and click on the impact you Send it in for repair the instructions. Of course, this is a less than ideal solution, because they are days without your phone for up to five. You can use an old mobile phone, or buy a cheap backup phone to keep you connected while your device is in the workshop. 


uBreakiFix is still open, and repair broken equipment. 

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Android phone repairs

As a whole, Android owners do not have a Central location, such as an Apple Store that you go to for repairs. Don’t let that stress you. For software and performance problems, please contact how to fix your wireless service provider or phone manufacturer. Most of the time, this can be solved kinds of questions over the phone. 

the Best Buy appliance repairs stopped for the time being, leaving Android owners, you can find third-party repair companies. Such a reputable company is uBreakiFix, an official Samsung repair partner. uBreakiFix repairs of all kind of phones, tablets and also computers — including Apple products. 

to help keep customers and employees safe, uBreakiFix has rolled out curbside service and a mail-in option. In some areas, you can even get a tech to your home and repair your device. You will find the nearest uBreakiFix location and repair services offered with the company of the availability tool.

once again, it is probably best to call each company directly to confirm that they are open — in particular, as more and more cities continue to shut down unneeded services  continue and make sure you are under deadlines and have the parts in stock to meet your specific repair. It may be, you need to


you can also use your cell phone repair. 


Fix it yourself

If you are outside of warranty and you feel trying to repair it on your phone, on your own, you can always order a repair kit from iFixit. There are kits that include everything you need-including the tools-replace a broken iPhone screen, swap for a Android phone battery, or more. 

iFixit has guides written, you can go with any kit that you through the entire process. If you do not restrict your movement, you you save a trip, and potentially save some money in the process.

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posted on Fri, 10 Apr 2020 11:00:01 +0000

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