Tech Tips: How Much Does Your iPhone Actually Cost You?

The costs and value of smartphones are a somewhat misunderstood subject in the eyes of most consumers. For the vast majority of consumers looking for a handset such as the iPhone, Android, or any other type of smartphone, signing a long-term contract with a cellular carrier is the norm, and can sometimes be the best deal. When you sign a two year contract with a major carrier you will get a pretty deep discount up front for an otherwise expensive handset such as the iPhone. Because of this system, there is a diminished handset value in the minds of most people, and you can possibly become trapped in an endless cycle of upgrades and contract extensions. In this article we will attempt to shed some new light on understanding the actual value of your phone, as well as why the contract system may not always be the best deal, and could be a thing of the past sooner than you think. [Read more...]

Tech Tips: Broken iPhone, Android, and Smartphone Screens

Cracked iPhoneWith more and more devices made with glass touch panels today (iPhone we are looking at you) it is not surprising that broken screens are the number one most commonly damaged item on them. No doubt yourself or someone you know has had an iPhone, Android, or other smartphone that has looked like the one in this picture. In this article we will discuss prevention, and what to do should your phone become damaged in this way.

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Tech Tips: What To Do About Fluid Damage

Phone In ToiletOur phones go with us everywhere, and sometimes they end up in a pool, puddle, or even a toilet. Fluid damage is the number two most common disaster when it comes to our phones only second to broken screens. In this article, we will talk about prevention, and the course of action to take should you ever find yourself with a fluid damaged device. [Read more...]

Bold 9650

Blackberry Bold 9650

Blackberry Bold 9650 Repair

The BlackBerry Bold 9650 is a mobile phone developed by Research In Motion and is part of the 9600 device series. It takes design cues from both its predecessor, the BlackBerry Tour 9630, as well as its GSM variant, the BlackBerry Bold 9700. Changes from the Tour include built-in Wi-Fi and 512MB of onboard storage for extra media storage. It utilizes a 528 MHz processor, and has a 3.2 MP camera available as an option.

Both Sprint Nextel and Verizon carry this phone offering it 3G capabilities and the ability to access the internet in full HTML. One of the most noticeable upgrades from its predecessors is an optical trackpad instead of the trackball. This reduced the number of malfunctioning devices however did not eliminate them.

Common Bold 9650 Repairs

  • Replacing Cracked LCD Screens
  • Extending Battery Life
  • Repairing Malfunctioning Trackpads

Repair

 

Time

Track Pad   20
Charger Port (Micro USB)   120
LCD   60
Keypad   20
Battery (D-X1)   30

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Bold 9000

Blackberry Bold 9000

Blackbery Bold 9000 Repair

The Blackberry Bold 9000 features 480×320 display and a full qwerty keyboard in a bite sized package. The Bold 9000 kicked off the line of Blackberry Bold phones which include 9700, 9650 and 9780. The phone contains 128 MB of flash memory for downloading and playing apps and an addition 1 GB of storage for media files. Because of the extended storage RIM implemented the ability to download from iTunes and the ability to access the web in full HTML.

The Bold series features a wide assortment of accessories, including USB cables for charging and downloading files and cases for protection. Although these cases provide extra protection the slick design of the Bold 9000 often experiences many drops resulting in many common issues.

Common Bold 9000 Repairs

  • Trackball Replacement
  • Extended Battery Upgrade
  • Cracked Screen and Glass Replacement
  • Unlocking and Upgrading

Repair

 

Time

Track Ball   30
Charger Port   120
Ringer Speaker 20
Ear Speaker   20
LCD includes lens   60
Mic   60
Keypad
- Black   30
- White   30
Battery (M-S1)   30

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