Repairing the rear design of the iPhone 14 is cheaper than that of the iPhone 13

Back of an iPhone 14. (Photo: GeekTopia)

Repair the rear of the iPhone 14 It’s cheaper than repairing the rear of the iPhone 13, although they both look exactly the same.

According to iFixit, the new internal design of the latest model of iPhone makes it much easier to remove the back glass cover, so the cost of the components needed for replacement and, in turn, the price of the repair is lower compared to last year’s model.

Why repairing the back of an iPhone 14 is cheaper than an iPhone 13

This is because the outer glass of the iPhone 14 is not glued to the motherboard like the iPhone 13. Therefore, it is possible to remove the glass independently.

On the other hand, on last year’s model, when the rear part breaks and the user wants to replace it, the technician has to replace a large part of the internal components as well, which increased the cost of the parts and therefore the cost of repair. the repair.

In fact, the website itself Manzana has a price reduction for iPhone 14 back glass repair.

iPhone 14. (Photo: REUTERS/Carlos Barria)
iPhone 14. (photo: REUTERS/Carlos Barria) (CARLOS BARRIA/)

The repair of East device Specifically, it costs USD $ 199 in the basic model. (or USD$29 with AppleCare). However, repairing the same defect in the iPhone 13 costs around USD $538.99 without insurance provided by Apple, since it must be remembered that in this model only the rear glass cannot be replaced.

This important change also applies to iPhone 14PlusAs the rear repair price for this model is USD$229. Although this is higher compared to the iPhone 14, it is a significantly lower price than the iPhone 13 rear repair.

iPhone 14Plus.  (photo: REUTERS/Andrew Kelly)
iPhone 14Plus. (photo: REUTERS/Andrew Kelly) (ANDREW KELLY/)

Fixing the back of an iPhone 14 Pro or Pro Max is not that cheap

The iPhone 14 series Pro models also have this advantage over the iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max, although repairing the back is not as cheap.

For example, the repair price of this component for eThe iPhone 14 Pro is USD$599while the iPhone 13 Pro Max back repair is $669.

Now, as in the case of the iPhone 13 Pro and 13 Pro Max, only the back glass cannot be replaced, the repair price is USD $659 and USD $729, respectively. All this, it is worth remembering, if there is no Apple Care, the price of the repair would be USD$29 in addition to the monthly fee.

iPhone 14 Pro Max.  (photo: YouTube)
iPhone 14 Pro Max. (photo: YouTube)

How to improve the iOS 16 experience by changing these 2 options

– Activate battery percentage

To see how much battery is left from the status bar, just go to Settings > Battery and enable the option named ‘Battery charge’.

However, please note that this feature is not yet available for some iPhone models compatible with iOS 16.

iOS 16 settings. (photo: Composition/Jose Arana)
iOS 16 settings. (photo: Composition/Jose Arana)

– Change the color of the clock, text and other elements

With iOS 16, you can also change the style or color of the clock, text, and other elements on the lock screen.

To do this, you have to long press lock screen to open the customization menu. Then click on ‘Personalize’ and change the style of the clock and the rest of the elements, choosing different shapes and colors.

iOS 16 settings. (photo: Composition/Jose Arana)
iOS 16 settings. (photo: Composition/Jose Arana)


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