Month: August 2014

More iPhone 5c battery life tips

Last week we put up a post about how to protect your iPhone's battery. But fortunately for you, the tips don't end there! Here are some more best practices when it comes to dealing with those pesky iPhone 5c battery problems. We've divided them into two categories: short-term fixes – i.e. getting the most battery…

How to NOT Break Your iPad – Damaged iPad Stories

Whenever anyone orders an iPad repair from us, we ask how it was broken. We like to collect this data to know exactly what we are dealing with when we receive a device. As a courtesy, if someone drops a device and orders an iPad screen repair, we check to make sure there aren’t any…

Tea time is bad news for MacBook, and other repair stories

Tea for two and two for tea (only one comes out OK) The situation: A Pennsylvania woman sent her device in for a MacBook repair after its keyboard had an unfortunate brush with some tea. What happened: As with many of our customers, this woman's predicament arose from drinking her hot beverage too close to the keyboard.…

Tea time is bad news for MacBook, and other repair stories

Tea for two and two for tea (only one comes out OK) The situation: A Pennsylvania woman sent her device in for a MacBook repair after its keyboard had an unfortunate brush with some tea. What happened: As with many of our customers, this woman's predicament arose from drinking her hot beverage too close to the keyboard.…

Battery life failing? Here’s how to extend your battery

The iPhone 5c battery life problems that are common to many people's experiences aren't unique to Apple phones: They are a bona fide crisis that afflicts about every smartphone out there. The following iPhone 5c battery life tips are here to help you make your phone work better for you, and may even work on…

Tips for dealing with common iPhone 5c problems (Part 2)

In part one of this piece we focused on some headphone jack-related issues that can arise for users of the iPhone 5c. But unfortunately for many customers, the issues don't end there. It's not that the iPhone 5c is a bad device – far from it, in fact. It's just that as with any piece…

Tips for dealing with common iPhone 5c problems (Part 1)

It's been two weeks since you got your brand new iPhone 5c, and right now you're still cruising on the euphoria of having a phone as elegant, compact and versatile as the one at your fingertips. But suddenly, over a period of a few days, you being to notice something … The battery is dying…

How to get the most out of your iPhone 5c’s battery

We can't tell you how many customers send their devices into us due to iPhone 5c battery problems. We suspect that one central reason we get a disproportionate number of battery repair requests is because Apple users don't realize that battery maintenance has its own set of standards apart from general device upkeep. More often than…

Here’s what to do if your screen gets cracked.

While there is no good time to break an iPhone, there are worse times. Now is one of those times that absolutely no one wants to break an iPhone.  But my screen is already broken Every iPhone user's worst nightmare is cracking or damaging their phone. The iPhone screen replacement cost can be difficult for…

Avoid iPhone 5c screen replacement cost with a case

There are hundreds of tweaks and tips out there that can keep an iPhone 5c running smoothly. The 5c user can avoid many speaker problems, problems with headphones, battery life issues and camera issues by one simple fix – putting it in a case, according to Business Insider. Although there are many different kinds of cases…