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Can I Still Repair An iPhone 8 And How Much Will It Cost?

The iPhone 8 was released in 2017 as Apple’s newest and best handset at that point. A 4.7-inch screen and larger capacity 1821mAh battery were the main selling points, along with an improved camera and a 2GB A11 bionic chipset. The phone is still in widespread use today. However, the question that is often asked is whether it can be fixed? So, can you still repair an iPhone 8 and how much will it cost?

Can you still use iPhone 8?

The iPhone 8 is still a good handset to own. This Apple phone can still run iOS 16 and therefore handle most apps. However, the iPhone 8 will not support iOS 17 and newer versions of the Apple operating system. This shouldn’t put owners off getting a repair though as the cost of parts is very reasonable. For example, an iPhone 8 screen replacement or a new battery are both very affordable.

Broken iPhone 8 screen replacement

The screen is the most broken part of the iPhone. A dropped iPhone will usually result in cracking or damage to the screen. As a result a cracked iPhone 8 screen repair is usually required.

We conduct a great number of iPhone 8 screen replacement jobs in our Norwich shop. The repair will fix the screen and stop dust and debris getting in to the phone. This can be an issue if the screen is left cracked as small particles can enter the phone.

How much is it to repair a screen on iPhone 8?

As a guide, an iPhone 8 screen replacement cost starts at around £60 for a brand new display. The price should include fitting the new screen by a professional engineer. This is to ensure that the job is done correctly. We always have screens in stock at our iPhone repair Norwich shop.

An iPhone 8 screen replacement to fit a new display.

Should I replace an iPhone 8 battery?

The iPhone 8 had a very capable 1821mAh battery that could power the phone for a decent amount of time. However, as batteries age they drain faster and in the end require replacing.

If you need to know whether your iPhone 8 battery needs replacing then check the battery health. To do this, go to “Settings > Battery > Battery Health And Charging”. If the “Maximum Capacity” of the battery is below 80% then it should be replaced.

How much does an iPhone 8 battery replacement cost?

An iPhone 8 battery replacement cost is around £40 for a brand new power unit. The price should include fitting the battery by a professional engineer. This is to ensure that the job is done correctly. A new battery can be fitted in under an hour and should be in stock in our Norwich shop.

An iPhone 8 back replacement to fit a new rear panel.

Why is my iPhone 8 not charging?

If you are asking why is my iPhone 8 charging port not working then it could either require replacing or just a simple clean. Dust and debris can get in to the port so sometimes a good clean can fix the problem. However, if the port wobbles or is loose then a new charging port is probably required.

How much does an iPhone 8 charging port repair cost?

A charging port clean is needed then this costs around £10 and will remove dust and debris. Small particles in the port could hinder charging and so this will remove them. If an iPhone 8 charging port replacement is required then prices start at around £45. 

An iPhone 8 charging port replacement repair.

Can you fix iPhone 8 water damage?

Water damage is a serious issue for any phone and should be looked at as soon as possible. We offer a free diagnostic service in our Norwich iPhone repair shop. This process can assess what has been damaged by the water or liquid and what needs replacing.

We have a very good success rate with fixing water damage to iPhones. Our fix iPhone 8 water damage service is second to none. So, bring your Apple iPhone in to our Tech Resolvers shop in Earlham, Norwich to see if it can be saved.

Where to get an iPhone 8 fixed?

Our Apple iPhone repair Norwich team have completed thousands of jobs and are certainly ready to help.

We are one of the most popular iPhone repair Norwich shops with many happy customers. Alternatively, book online through our website and choose whether to pop in to our shop, use our postal or collection services.

Is it worth fixing an iPhone 8 conclusion

The iPhone 8 remains a popular handset that has a relatively low cost of repair. Fixing this Apple phone is quite straightforward for our Norwich mobile phone repair shop.

Our skilled technicians work on this handset regularly and repair all parts. Therefore, we can fix more than just an iPhone 8 screen, new battery or charging port. We also fix the logic board, camera, microphone, home, volume or power buttons and much more.

Therefore it is worth fixing an iPhone 8. The cost of parts and repairs make this a very economical iPhone to own.

Steven Whitear
Steven Whitear
Exactly what was needed! Very professional, very quick!
Jonathan Knights
Jonathan Knights
Good service, they diagnosed there was no fault with my wife's mobile with no repair required. It would have been easy for them to claim the battery needed replacing at a cost but they didn't.
Tracey Gardiner
Tracey Gardiner
Really quick and reasonable
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