Common iPhone XS repairs cost money for a new screen.

How Much Do Common iPhone XS Repairs Cost?

Released in 2018 the iPhone XS was a premium Apple handset. Featuring in the range alongside the iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR, the XS was fast, sturdy and luxurious. However, in today’s smartphone market, is it worth it to repair an iPhone XS? What’s more, how much do common iPhone XS repair parts cost in the UK?

iPhone XS Screen Replacement

By far the most common repair we see in our Norwich shop is an iPhone XS screen replacement. As a consequence of being dropped or dinged, an iPhone XS screen repair is usually required if the glass becomes cracked or broken.

The iPhone XS used super Retina OLED screen with HDR 10 and Dolby Vision. As a result the display was crystal clear for a 2018 phone. The screen itself was 5.8 inches and thus gave an excellent display of colour and brightness.

While the screen glass was billed as scratch resistant, it can be prone to breaking when dropped face down.

Can An iPhone XS Screen Be Replaced?

Absolutely! An iPhone XS screen replacement is an easy job for a skilled iPhone repair technician. What’s more, a new iPhone screen can be fitted in 30 minutes or less. The popularity of the iPhone XS means that we always carry new screens in stock.

Why Should I Repair A Broken iPhone XS Screen?

A broken iPhone XS screen can cause issues on several levels. Firstly, dust and debris can enter the phone through the cracked glass. As a result this can cause problems with the internal workings of the phone. What’s more, water can permeate the phone more easily. A fix iPhone XS water damage repair could then be required on top of a new screen.

Secondly, a cracked iPhone XS screen can cause problems with the touchscreen functionality. Furthermore, dead spots or strange lines can start appearing if the LCD is damaged.

Thirdly, shattered or broken screen glass can damage your fingers or cause small nicks and cuts. Therefore if you asking why should I repair a broken iPhone XS screen? Your answer is to safeguard yourself and the longevity of the phone.

How Much Does It Cost To Replace An iPhone XS Screen?

As a guide, an iPhone XS screen replacement cost starts at around £110 for a brand new soft OLED display. The price should include fitting the new screen by a professional iPhone engineer. This is to ensure that the job is done correctly. This is a common iPhone XS repair and the cost or price should reflect this.

Common repairs include an iPhone XS screen replacement in our shop for a brand new display.

iPhone XS Back Glass Replacement

Our second common iPhone XS repair cost is a back glass replacement.

The iPhone XS had a stainless steel frame, but the front and back were wrapped with Corning-made glass. As a result, the rear glass of the iPhone XS was equally prone to cracking as the front. Especially if the handset was dropped on to concrete or certainly any other hard surface.

An iPhone XS back glass replacement is usually needed if the rear of the phone becomes broken. As a result of cracked rear glass, wireless charging problems can become an issue.

Can iPhone XS Back Glass Be Replaced?

We can replace the back glass on any iPhone in our Norwich repair shop. An iPhone XS back glass replacement is a simple and quick repair to carry out. What’s more, the phone’s full functionality will be restored.

Furthermore, we can replace back glass at the same time as a screen replacement if the phone has suffered serious damage to both the front and the rear.

How Much Does An iPhone XS Back Glass Replacement Cost In The UK?

An iPhone XS back glass replacement cost should be around £50 for a brand new one. The price should include fitting the new screen by a professional iPhone engineer. Therefore the job will be done correctly and will be certified by a decent warranty.

iPhone XS back glass replacement cost is cheap for a new rear cover like this.

iPhone XS Battery Replacement

Another common iPhone XS repair we see is for a new battery and the cost is equally affordable. The iPhone XS had a very reasonable 2658mAh Li-ion battery. Therefore the phone had a good battery life with an endurance rating of 72 hours when new.

What’s more this iPhone battery featured both wireless and fast charging with 50% power achievable in 30 minutes.

However, with the handset now over 5 years old, we see an increasing number in our Norwich iPhone repair shop. As a result of the age of this smartphone, an iPhone XS battery replacement is often needed. This repair will give the phone a new lease of life.

Is It Worth Changing An iPhone Battery?

If an iPhone battery is less than 80% of its original capacity then it is probably worth changing. When a battery is below this level it can start to see performance issues and drain much more quickly than new.

To check the battery strength level go to the “Settings > Battery > Battery Health And Charging” menu. If the “Maximum Health” is below 80% then you should consider changing it.

How Much Does An iPhone XS Battery Replacement Cost In The UK?

As a guide, an iPhone XS battery replacement cost starts at around £60 for a brand new one. The price should include fitting the new battery by a professional iPhone engineer. This is to ensure that the job is done correctly.

iPhone XS charging port replacement makes this handset fixed and working like new.

iPhone XS Charging Port Replacement

Wireless charging was a main feature of the iPhone XS, however, a wired charging port was also included. Over time, the constant removing and plugging in of a charging cable can cause the port to become loose or damaged. Therefore an iPhone XS charging port replacement is often needed.

Can the charging port be fixed?

Yes the iPhone XS charging port can certainly be fixed. A full diagnostic test will show if an iPhone XS charging port replacement is needed or if a thorough clean is required instead.

What if the charging port is loose or wobbly?

Sometimes the port can have dust and debris inside and a full clean will get it back in working order. Therefore it is important to see whether the port is in need of replacing or just a clean. However, if the port is loose, wobbly or the cable needs to be inserted at an angle to charge the phone then a new port is probably required.

How Much Does An iPhone XS Charging Port Replacement Cost?

An iPhone XS charging Port replacement cost starts at around £60 for a brand new one. The price should include fitting by a professional iPhone repair Norwich engineer. This is to ensure that the job is done correctly and to a high standard. A good length of time warranty should also cover the part and workmanship.

Can iPhone XS Water Damage Be Fixed?

Water damage is a very serious accident for any phone. Being able to fix iPhone XS water damage is a skill in itself and while we can revive many phones, not all can be saved.

The chances of the phone surviving water damage relate to how quickly the phone can be seen and the severity of the damage. However, we have a high level of success with many iPhone XS water damage cases. So, bring your handset in to our Norwich iPhone repair shop as quickly as possible.

How Much Does it Cost To Fix iPhone XS Water Damage?

We charge a flat £20 fee plus the cost of the parts to fix iPhone XS water damage. The reason for this is that until we see the phone and run diagnostic tests, we cannot tell what parts will be needed.

We will provide you with a quote before starting any work so that you can decide whether to proceed with the repairs or not.

Is iPhone XS Still Good?

The iPhone XS is still a good handset to own if you want it for a couple of years. The XS will still run iOS 17 with its Apple A12 bionic chipset. What’s more, the phone still has decent processors with its Hexacore CPU and Apple GPU.

How Much Do Common iPhone XS Repairs Cost Overall

While the iPhone XS may be starting to age it is still a good handset to own. The phone can still run many apps and iOS 17. Furthermore, the cost of common iPhone XS repair parts is still relatively cheap and affordable with parts readily available.

The common iPhone XS repairs are listed here, but pretty much any part of the iPhone XS can be fixed. Volume and power buttons, camera lenses, logic boards, microphones, loud speakers and more are all available to be repaired.  Check our latest prices to see how to get your iPhone XS fixed.

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Steven Whitear
Steven Whitear
2024-01-26
Exactly what was needed! Very professional, very quick!
Jonathan Knights
Jonathan Knights
2023-12-18
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
2023-11-05
Really quick and reasonable
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