1. jfitzi33's Avatar
    Looks like wireless charging replacement shells are now available for the lumia 640XL! Finally!!!!

    I don't have enough posts to post a link but it is under ebay listing ID: 152003928894
    Derausgewanderte likes this.
    03-04-2016 11:18 AM
  2. xandros9's Avatar
    Uhhhh no this is not official. It's a wiring/soldering job by some random enterprising person.

    Not that it's bad, but you're implying its made by MS which its not.

    Microsoft Lumia 640XL Wireless Charging Replacement Shell White | eBay
    Derausgewanderte likes this.
    03-04-2016 11:28 AM
  3. jfitzi33's Avatar
    I never said that it was. But I apologize for any confusion.
    xandros9 likes this.
    03-04-2016 11:50 AM
  4. Derausgewanderte's Avatar
    first up, this is my opinion. I think this is a terrible DIY job and he wants $50 for it. Watch the youtube video he posts and see that he has issues putting the wires on and closing it without them coming off. I did not have the time yet to do this myself and only tried the one below which occupies your USB port, but a flat ribbon cable would be a much better solution for this. So you may say, easy for me to say, but I sure would not post a half-assed solution on youtube and ask $50 for it.
    do it yourself and save the money.
    Last edited by Derausgewanderte; 03-04-2016 at 04:42 PM.
    Alex Jong and xandros9 like this.
    03-04-2016 04:12 PM
  5. jfitzi33's Avatar
    Looks like the price has been lowered to $39. Also looks like wmpoweruser did a good write up here:

    A bit rough but hey, if MS won't do it I'm glad someone is.
    03-04-2016 10:26 PM

Similar Threads

  1. Microsoft Lumia 650 Bugs & Defects
    By RumoredNow in forum Microsoft Lumia 650
    Replies: 50
    Last Post: 06-29-2017, 02:17 PM
  2. [Showing Off] My Lumia 650 Start & Lock Screens
    By RumoredNow in forum Microsoft Lumia 650
    Replies: 11
    Last Post: 04-20-2017, 02:31 PM
  3. Microsoft Lumia 650 Specs & Features
    By RumoredNow in forum Microsoft Lumia 650
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 11-03-2016, 10:33 AM
  4. Microsoft CEO reportedly nixed proposal to acquire Slack for $8 billion
    By WindowsCentral.com in forum Windows Central News Discussion
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 03-04-2016, 11:11 AM
  5. Why isn't Cortana working properly for my Lumia 925?
    By Windows Central Question in forum Cortana
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: 03-04-2016, 09:13 AM