You can take it out anytime during that first year. Buying AppleCare will extend that warranty an additional two years. Apple care will cost you less than1 years woth of carrier based insurance premiums and far less than 2 yeass worth of premiums. If I rub the bottom of the device gently with my hand, the keys will work for a short period of time so I believe the battery is the issue. The way you know if you have a hairline crack is that it is a single line. What I want to know is this: can I get a replacement for scratches on the screen, or do I have to intentionally break it? For that small subset of people, AppleCare+ is probably a great idea. Here are a couple, in order of easiest and cheapest to most complicated.
I take good care of my iPhones and has helped with resale. You'll have to pay for cracks inflicted by drops or hits, water damage, and other obvious user-error damages. With the new iPhone being waterproof, you really probably won't need the incidental replacements except in situations like for example, running over your iPhone with your car, which is highly unlikely. Some breaks are worse than others — I've gotten by with a slightly-chipped 7 Plus screen for a month — but if you completely smash your screen, you're probably in need of a screen repair. See or for complete details.
The pricing only went up at the last-gen tier. I would recommend this to a friend This is my first time choosing AppleCare+ insurance for a phone over insurance through my cellular provider so I'm interested to see how this goes. We offer iPhone 7 Plus repair with warranty. Repair it yourself In past years, I would have recommended this option above making an appointment with Apple, but as the iPhone screen has gotten more complicated — and expensive, a home-brew repair can often hinder your device from full operability. Insurance is a way to transfer risk that you can't afford to take yourself to the insurance company. Edit: fixed accidental reversal of phrasing on scratch resistance.
Apple did not offer any help! Apple fixed the phone for me right away. I would recommend this to a friend I'm one of those people who prefer some kind of protection plan on all of my devices. Note: Apple Covers Hairline Cracks Under Warranty One type of break is actually covered by warranty if you go to an Apple Store — a hairline crack. Purchase of either plan is not required to purchase iPhone. Lithium-Ion batteries are extremely volatile when disturbed. Warranty for your Repairs Our Apple technicians are seasoned in the repair of all Apple devices. .
Water damage isn't as common as it used to be now that. My husband and I both use Apple Care. Follow her on Twitter settern. They just need to justify it. If your screen fails due to a manufacturing defect, it may be covered by the Apple warranty, an AppleCare+ plan, or consumer law. I've always read and been told it was a fools purchase. But with the cost of this phone and most phones today I just couldn't risk the chance of something happening.
Watch as I replace the screen on my broken iPhone 7 plus. I have never heard of any manufacturer allowing an extended warranty on any device that is already damaged and thus already out of warranty. It comes down to your philosophy on insurance I think we can all agree I came out ahead on this one. Pony up and let Apple handle it. So here are your options for fixing or not fixing that broken iPhone 7 or screen: Suck it up A broken iPhone 7 or 7 Plus screen isn't the end of the world. If you have a teenager you must get this instead of insurance.
AppleCare+ If you have AppleCare+, go you! I live close by so I can deliver it there myself with no trouble at all. Ricky B wrote: There are numerous articles stating that AppleCare+ can now be purchased in the first year, but I cant find anything from Apple that confirms this. I worked at the Apple Store for almost two years and saw many people do this the wrong way and end up with a ruined iPhone and a voided warranty. Is your iPhone covered by AppleCare+? Not to mention I love that Apple stands behind their replacement devices and that we can often just into an Apple store and have a replacement in hand immediately versus having to wait for a refurbished replacement assuming you have an Apple store in your area or one is a reasonable drive away. Often times Apple Stores are able to make exceptions for different situations, but it's very rare. But AppleCare+ covers other stuff, doesn't it? Serenity Caldwell Serenity was formerly the Managing Editor at iMore, and now works for Apple. If your device has multiple cracks or a spider web crack, you will have to pay the full replacement cost.
Bring your device in for a free iPhone 7 Plus screen repair diagnostic where a helpful technician will check the basic functions of the device as well as look for any surface damage. It would've been outside of AppleCare. I would recommend this to a friend I will never buy an iphone without purchasing Apple Care. While these are our specialties, we would be happy to look at any issue you are facing. You can then arrange to ship it to an Apple Repair Center at your convenience. In fact, if you can find a lower advertised price for the iPhone 7 Plus screen replacement you are about to receive, we will match and beat that price. People have reported being required to bring the device into an Apple Store to compete the purchase, probably because people like you recommend committing fraud.
Each incident is subject to a service fee or deductible. And with AppleCare+, it's much easier. Now AppleCare+ makes sense again. I have not used it yet, thank goodness, and like health insurance, hope I never have to. Any injury, damage or loss that may result from improper use of these tools, equipment, or the information contained in this video is the sole responsibility of the user and not JerryRigEverything. It cost a little less but covers so much more. I had my first ever deeper scratch on an iPhone this year and I'm not sure how.
Do not take it to the mall kiosk guy, the iRepairFixBreakYouFixit place, your local gas station that does iPhone repairs, or some whizz-kid that can do it in his lair. There are several ways to repair or replace a broken iPhone screen, depending on your monetary situation and free time. After spending hundreds of dollars on a brand new iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus, you may be debating whether it's really worth it to put additional money towards an AppleCare+ plan for your shiny new device. In her spare time, she sketches, sings, and in her secret superhero life, plays roller derby. He said he couldn't fix it. I would recommend this to a friend I'm not sure on this? No, that's not a typo. The price hasn't gone up.