Can Water Damaged IPhones Be Fixed?

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How much does it cost to fix a water damaged iPhone?

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Neither the Apple One-Year Warranty nor the AppleCare Protection Plan cover water damage repair for iPhone. You can decide to replace your iPhone device for $60 to $180, depending on the model. Or, if you have AppleCare +, the repair won’t cost more than $79.

How do you fix a water damaged iPhone that won’t turn on?

iPhone won’t turn on after water damage

It is advisable to take a clean cloth or a towel and remove the water. Let your iPhone dry completely. You can use a bowl or a plastic bag, fill the bag or bowl with the uncooked rice and place your iOS device inside. Keep in mind the rice grains can get into the phone.

Is a water damaged iPhone worth anything?

One affected by water is worth only $96 to Apple. And those prices assume the device still functions. A non-working iPhone, whether damaged by water or not, would earn you around $35 at best.

Will an iPhone still work after water damage?

Apple doesn’t repair water damaged iPhones. This is because they can’t guarantee they fixed it without replacing every single component. So they offer a replacement device instead. Apple’s warranty doesn’t cover liquid damage, even for water-resistant iPhones.

Is it worth repairing a water damaged iPhone?

If you don’t have AppleCare+, an out-of-warranty repair for water damage can be very expensive. Apple doesn’t repair individual components on water-damaged iPhones — they replace the entire phone. Just know that replacing any component on your iPhone with a non-Apple part will completely void your warranty.

Can I sell my water damaged phone?

Sell Your Water-Damaged phone

Until recently, Apple and big Android manufacturers don’t offer warranty or replacement for water damaged phones.

Does Apple buy back water damaged iPhones?

Apple now allowing trade-ins for water damaged devices. In a change to its Reuse and Recycling Program policies, Apple is now allowing customers to trade in devices that have been exposed to water or other liquids, though prices can be affected by over $100 in some cases.

Can I sell my iPhone for parts?

Several stores purchase used electronic gadgets such as iPhone/ iPad/ Smartphone/ Tablet and even gaming consoles. If you think your device is no longer in good condition, you should sell it to the right dealers and get effective returns. You can even sell the iPhone spare parts to them if it functions alright.

How much does it cost to fix a water damaged iPhone 7?

Our standard water damage repair service is $49.99. There may be additional costs if a technician discovers that any replacement parts are needed.

Does putting your phone in rice really work?

Yes it does, especially if you put the phone and the rice into a sealed plastic bag. But while the rice will draw out the moisture, that doesn’t necessarily mean your phone will work properly afterwards. Also, rice may get stuck in the headphone socket. Soaking the phone in pure alcohol may be a better bet.

How do you dry out an iPhone that fell in water?

We have listed 8 best measures that one should immediately follow after when they have dropped iPhone in water.

  • Remove its SIM card.
  • Wipe its exterior.
  • Place it in a dry place.
  • Dry it with silica gel packets.
  • Place it in uncooked rice.
  • Use a hair dryer (if it has cool wind setting)
  • Ask some tech genius to dismantle it.