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29th August 2014, 02:19 PM   |  #1  
Do you know if there is an option to change silver frame around screen?

My s5 fell at the pavment... The frame is destroyed and looks ugly .
29th August 2014, 02:35 PM   |  #2  
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Do you know if there is an option to change silver frame around screen?

My s5 fell at the pavment... The frame is destroyed and looks ugly .

I have recently asked the same question, read this :
http://forum.xda-developers.com/gala...8#post54849918
Acually i think if u will change that chrome bar will not be water-proof anymore because display is stick with that chrome bar
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29th August 2014, 02:36 PM   |  #3  
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Do you know if there is an option to change silver frame around screen?

My s5 fell at the pavment... The frame is destroyed and looks ugly .

I think your only real option is to cover it with a case, like maybe a bumper style type?
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29th August 2014, 03:21 PM   |  #4  
Few minutes ago I wrote message to Samsung's polish service and immediately get information that they can replace this frame but it costs 250 pln, it's something about 60 euro...

I thought about replacing it myself but I don't want to lose waterproof and warranty...
29th August 2014, 03:26 PM   |  #5  
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I think your only real option is to cover it with a case, like maybe a bumper style type?

Normally I use leather case. When I don't use phone I put it there. I don't know the English word for this type of case :P.

I'm not a fan of any types of bumpers which makes phone bigger so it's not solution for me.

I will think about replacing this in Samsung's service.
30th August 2014, 08:32 AM   |  #6  
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Go with the service! 60 euros is nothing for this kind of fix - I'd imagine more like 250 euros - just so they can skin the customer once more. And you'll have your warranty and water resistance as well, otherwise if you did it yourself I'd seriously doubt it.
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