Our research shows that more than 25% percent of iphone users break their iPhone screens. That is equal to almost 20 million iPhone owners in the U.S.A and Canada only. This is despite the fact that getting an iPhone fixed is really easy. The main reason is cost and it can be prohibitive since it can cost almost $200 or more to get an iphone screen repaired. Even with the AppleCare it will cost you money despite paying a hefty premium for the plan itself.
But wait, before you even think that you cannot afford to get the cracked or shattered iPhone screen repaired there may be some options you can take advantage of. Yes, this doesn't including running to the cheapest repair shop or buying DIY kit on the internet. These options can get your iPhone repaired from an Apple store or an Authorized Apple Repair shop - that too most likely on the same day. We recommend going through Apple because it helps you maintain your product warranty.
How to have Apple fix your iPhone screenIf you have fully paid for your iPhone or your are making monthly payments along with your phone bill with a qualified American Express, MasterCard or Visa credit and have damaged your phone within the 90 days of purchase, you are in luck to get it repaired for free without AppleCare. Some credit cards may even allow you to do so for up to 2 years. You can also double your warranty for free. If you have signed up for AppleCare at the time of the purchase, your incident co-pay may also be reimbursable. Now you must be curious that how does it work?
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Out of Warranty Phones
In some cases, it may not make any financial sense to pay $200+ for an out of warranty phone. In that case you may consider a local phone repair shop or just use it as an opportunity get yourself a new phone. Do not buy a Do it Yourself Kit unless you are highly comfortable with repairing an electronic item.