- 01-29-2013, 02:43 AM #1
Hi, yesterday has been a bad day for me: my lumia 920 fell down from my self hands (apple would said: '4.5" are too much for your hands' :D).
I was really surprised noticing that the back was like new and the front gorgeous glass had a not deep (i think) but pretty long scratch.
I'll post a picture of it later, but anyway I want to know which is the best glass repair spray (or other products) i can buy to try to hide it and what results i can achieve with these products.
Also, the left side of the phone had a few scratches and i wish i could substitute the entire "cover". I saw some videos on youtube and it seems easy, but i can't find where to buy this original part of the phone on internet. Does anyone know any site where to buy it?
Last question: does anyone know if nokia assistants are like the apple's one? (they substituted my iphone with scratches with a new one because i invented a problem with calling).
01-30-2013, 07:33 AM #5
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I'd be rather interested in this too. IIRC, it's likely that in both our cases it's the oleophobic coating, rather than the glass itself that is scratched, so a spray sounds feasible? I've also been advised that with a screen protector the scratch will be invisible, so I've ordered one .
01-31-2013, 04:52 AM #7
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I was going to get a zagg invisibleshield (as I've had them in the past), but they're pricey so I though I'd try these guys first - BarrierChief The ULTIMATE Nokia Lumia 920 Screen Protector from BarrierChief!
I also have a load of rubish terrapin ones from ebay that scratch far too easily - they barely last a week before they need replacing.
- 01-31-2013, 06:57 AM #8
best screen protectors are the ones that self heal. if they do get a scratch on them the scratch eventually disappears and your screen is still protected. the zagg ones are a lil expensive but then again you get what you paid for. and they have free replacement for the lifetime of your phone.
- 02-01-2013, 12:28 PM #10
I've ben told they have changed recently, but I dropped my iPhone and smashed the screen. I went to the Apple Store and showed them my iPhone and they replaced it for me for free. No need to invent a problem.
I have hear they may have stopped that practice now with Apple Care Plus but it sure was nice at the time...
I have a Zagg full body on my 920 and it works very well - and hides minor scratches.
For the OP you will have to find a screen, or do a search and there are places that replace the screens. I can't recommend any personally. Good luck.
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