How Much Does Apple Watch Screen Repair Costs
For a broken Apple Watch screen, you know that repair is inevitable, but you find yourself hesitating because you're not sure about the .
Like many people, you may dread repairs, especially when it comes to pricey items such as an Apple Watch because you are convinced you'll pay an arm and a leg for it. Finding a repair shop that offers budget-friendly repair services by yourself can inevitably be time-consuming and frustrating. If this describes you to a tee, you need not worry. DoNotPay can help you find competitive repair prices in your area, so you don't have to break the bank to fix your favorite watch.
How Much Does Apple Charge for Apple Watch Screen Repair?
An depends on the watch model and whether or not it is covered under a warranty, AppleCare+, or consumer law. With that in mind, the lowest screen cost repair without warranty or AppleCare+ cover is $159 for a Series 3, with the majority costs ranging between $249 - $399, and the highest pegged at $800 for the ceramic edition. There is also an additional $6.95 shipping fee for an out-of-warranty Apple Watch. The company will, however, cover the Apple Watch Edition models.
|Out of Warranty Series 7||Screen Repair Costs|
|Apple Watch Series 7 (GPS) Aluminum||$299|
|Apple Watch Nike Series 7 (GPS)||$299|
|Apple Watch Series 7 (GPS+ Cellular) (Aluminum)||$349|
|Apple Watch Series 7 (GPS+ Cellular)||$349|
|Apple Watch Series 7 (GPS+ Cellular) (Stainless Steel)||$399|
|Apple Watch Hermès Series 7 (GPS+ Cellular)||$399|
|Apple Watch Edition Series 7 (GPS + Cellular) (Titanium)||$499|
|Out of Warranty SE||Screen Repair Costs|
|Apple Watch SE (GPS) (Aluminum)||$219|
|Apple Watch Nike (GPS)||$219|
|Apple Watch SE (GPS + Cellular) (Aluminum)||$249|
|Apple Watch Nike SE (GPS + Cellular)||$249|
|Out of Warranty Series 6||Screen Repair Costs|
|Apple Watch Series 6 (GPS) (Aluminum)||$299|
|Apple Watch Nike Series 6 (GPS)||$299|
|Apple Watch Series 6 (GPS + Cellular) (Aluminum)||$349|
|Apple Watch Series 6 (GPS + Cellular)||$349|
|Apple Watch Series 6 (GPS+ Cellular) (Stainless Steel)||$399|
|Apple Watch Hermès Series 6 (GPS+ Cellular)||$399|
|Apple Watch Edition Series 6 (GPS + Cellular) (Titanium)||$499|
|Out of warranty Series 5||Screen Repair Costs|
|Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS) Aluminum||$299|
|Apple Watch Nike Series 5 (GPS)||$299|
|Apple Watch Nike Series 5 (GPS + Cellular) Aluminum||$349|
|Apple Watch Nike Series 5 (GPS + Cellular)||$349|
|Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS+ Cellular) (Stainless Steel)||$399|
|Apple Watch Series 5 Hermès||$399|
|Apple Watch Edition (Titanium)||$499|
|Apple Watch Edition (Ceramic)||$800|
|Out of Warranty Series 4||Screen Repair Costs|
|Apple Watch Series 4 (GPS) Aluminum||$299|
|Apple Watch Nike + Series 4 (GPS)||$299|
|Apple Watch Nike Series 4 (GPS + Cellular) Aluminum||$349|
|Apple Watch Nike + Series 4 (GPS + Cellular)||$349|
|Apple Watch Series 4 (GPS+ Cellular) (Stainless Steel)||$399|
|Apple Watch Series 4 Hermès||$399|
|Out of Warranty Series 3||Screen Repair Costs|
|Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS) Aluminum||$159|
|Apple Watch Nike Series 3 (GPS)||$159|
|Apple Watch Nike Series 3 (GPS + Cellular) Aluminum||$229|
|Apple Watch Nike Series 3 (GPS + Cellular)||$229|
|Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS+ Cellular) Stainless Steel||$329|
|Apple Watch Series 3 Hermès||$329|
|Apple Watch Series 3 Edition (Ceramic)||800|
|Out of Warranty 2nd Generation Series 1 & 2||Screen Repair Fees|
|Apple Watch Series 1 (Aluminum)||$199|
|Apple Watch Series 2 (Aluminum)||$229|
|Apple Watch Nike +||$229|
|Apple Watch Series 2 (Stainless Steel)||$249|
|Apple Watch Hermès||$249|
|Apple Watch Edition (White Ceramic)||800|
|AppleCare+ Covered Apple Watches||Screen Repair Fees|
|Apple Watch and Apple Nike+||$69|
|Apple Watch Hermès||$79|
Can I Get a Refund From Apple Instead?
You're entitled to a refund or replacement if the watch:
- Suffers major failure.
- Is of poor quality with no major failures.
- Contains reasonable and foreseeable damages.
A customer is entitled to a refund if the product is eligible for Apple's Limited Warranty. In the case of a replacement, a customer will receive a new or refurbished Apple Watch that has passed all the prerequisite quality control tests.
For you to receive a refund, you are required to first send back the product by dropping it off at an Apple store or scheduling a pickup. Once the company receives the watch, the refund process is initiated.
The refund is processed depending on your original payment method. For instance, if you paid via a credit or debit card, you will receive your refund through your card-issuing bank within five days.
Are There Cheaper Options for Apple Watch Screen Repair?
Yes, you can always opt for non-certified third-party repair services as they tend to be cheaper. These third-party providers are generally repair experts but not Apple-certified, and, whether you choose in-house or third-party repair services, remember there are always two sides to a coin.
Advantages of Third-Party Repairs
Repair shops offer discounts and are generally willing to lower repair fees. This makes the service cheaper, as opposed to the in-house repair fee, which is not bargainable and expensive.
- Readily Available
The local repair shops are conveniently easy to access and don't require appointments. Apple stores, on the other hand, are not available everywhere, and their repair process may require shipping and extra repair turnaround time.
Disadvantages of Third-Party Repairs
- Waive of warranty
By engaging third-party repair providers; you effectively waive warranties attached to your Apple Watch. If a mistake occurs and the repair proves hard to complete, you cannot turn to Apple for screen replacement or a refund, especially if the warranty is still active.
- Compatibility issues
It's highly possible for third-party replacements to face compatibility issues with certain Apple features simply because the provider does not have access to Apple's service toolkit.
The decision you make between engaging Apple or third-party providers highly depend on whether you have an active warranty, cost, and whether you have the patience to go for the long haul.
Solve Apple Watch Screen Repair With the Help of DoNotPay
by yourself can be time-consuming whether you choose to obtain a company or third-party repair services. DoNotPay takes away the hassle of finding repair shops and price comparisons, so you don't have to spend any more time and money than you should.
How to start saving on repairs with DoNotPay:
- Search for Quote My Repair on DoNotPay.
- Enter the details of the repair you need.
- Let DoNotPay find competitive rates for that repair in your area and any relevant information to keep you from being overcharged.
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