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[Q] [S4] LCD or Glass broken ?

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By dodolefou, Junior Member on 7th March 2014, 04:18 PM
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Hello ,
two days ago this phone glass broke because it fell on the ground.
I want to know is it the glass that broke ( can repare for 15 euro ) or is it the whole LCD that broke ( 100+ euro to repare )

Everything works , the screen is responsive everywhere. The broken part is on the top right of the phone .
There are also vertical color bars now. When I just start phone they aren't here but after some milisecs they come and change everytime I do something too .
Here some pictures ( I can't post urls , those are just tinypic links no virus)
i58.tin ypic. com/15x2wj8.jpg
i60.tin ypic. com/4goyfl.jpg
i62.tin ypic. com/25tyg08.jpg
i58.tin ypic. com/27xdtg4.jpg
Is it the LCD or just the glass ?
Thanks in advance
 
 
7th March 2014, 05:03 PM |#2  
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Originally Posted by dodolefou

Hello ,
two days ago this phone glass broke because it fell on the ground.
I want to know is it the glass that broke ( can repare for 15 euro ) or is it the whole LCD that broke ( 100+ euro to repare )

Everything works , the screen is responsive everywhere. The broken part is on the top right of the phone .
There are also vertical color bars now. When I just start phone they aren't here but after some milisecs they come and change everytime I do something too .
Here some pictures ( I can't post urls , those are just tinypic links no virus)
https://i58.tinypic.com/15x2wj8.jpg
https://i60.tinypic.com/4goyfl.jpg
https://i62.tinypic.com/25tyg08.jpg
https://i58.tinypic.com/27xdtg4.jpg
Is it the LCD or just the glass ?
Thanks in advance

Those lines are on the LCD, so its the LCD, it doesn't look broken really. Maybe the shock of the fall slightly disconnected something on the inside of your device, the ribbon maybe.

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7th March 2014, 05:20 PM |#3  
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So what should I do to repair it? Just open the screen and see if smth is disconnected ? So Or...? it is sure I will need a new glass
7th March 2014, 07:01 PM |#4  
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You will need a new glass...!
As your lcd is damaged internally !!!

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If I were you I'd take it to Samsung or a pro. But yes, that would be the 1st step

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7th March 2014, 07:16 PM |#6  
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Ok thanks both of you .
I think I'll leave it like it is or take it to a pro like you said .
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