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# 41181 10-Sep-2009 23:36
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Does anybody know if Apple dish out for repairs or replacements on scratched 3GS screens?
I managed to scratch it on the rivet of my jeans when I was taking it out of my pocket.
It's not the biggest scratch known to man, but knowing it's there is a spirit crusher. Especially when you're swiping away and feel it scraping your finger.

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  # 254920 11-Sep-2009 00:12
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It would prob cost quite a bit. I suspect Apple would have to replace the whole screen which could cost you a ~$150




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  # 254979 11-Sep-2009 11:08
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Not the news I wanted to hear.
THanks anyway.

 
 
 
 


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  # 254980 11-Sep-2009 11:16
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Perhaps you could get a screen protector for it. Then at least you may not feel the scratch as much with your finger.



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  # 254995 11-Sep-2009 12:19
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I've thought about that, but I do enjoy the oleophobic coating. Cleaning is a breeze. I had a screen protector on my iPod Touch and that got quite scummy.

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  # 257369 21-Sep-2009 16:24
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thought it was un scratch-able

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  # 258182 24-Sep-2009 21:32
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Try the InvisibleShield, hardly see any smudges on it at all and it maked the phone grippy on hard surfaces

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