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24th January 2011, 02:35 PM   |  #1  
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So I managed to crack my screen today right after waking up and dropping the phone. I looked on Dealextreme and it has a replacement case for the whole phone.


MY question is that does that dealextreme case also include the glass screen. Also is there somewhere else I can just buy the screen?

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24th January 2011, 04:08 PM   |  #2  
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If I understand correctly it is your digitizer that is cracked..
Replacing the touch digitizer is possible but quite a technical thing to do...
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25th January 2011, 04:35 AM   |  #3  
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If I understand correctly it is your digitizer that is cracked..
Replacing the touch digitizer is possible but quite a technical thing to do...

Oh man, that sucks for me. I am a nerd so I can open stuff up and put it back together. But this drop is going to cost me.
25th January 2011, 06:05 AM   |  #4  
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I am a nerd so I can open stuff up and put it back together.

They have digitizer screens for the X10 on eBay:

http://shop.ebay.com/i.html?_nkw=xpe....c0.m270.l1313
27th January 2011, 02:38 PM   |  #5  
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Get yourself a new digitizer including front cover. Because its really hard to get the digitizer of. It will only cost you 65 on ebay.
I fixed my diamond 2 last time Works perfect now. Not that hard! Take some time and beers

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27th January 2011, 04:51 PM   |  #6  
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Get yourself a new digitizer including front cover. Because its really hard to get the digitizer of. It will only cost you 65 on ebay.
I fixed my diamond 2 last time Works perfect now. Not that hard! Take some time and beers

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Yup ordered a digitizer yesterday for 60 + 15 shipping to canada. I don't trust ebay or paypal much so I pay straight off the credit card. Anything goes wrong I can file a dispute.
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I think i 'll buy also a new digitizer because my screen has a lot o scratches. But is there any x10 disassembly video. I searched youtube and i found nothing
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It's not really that hard tbh i just replaced my whole phone (case,screen,digitizer) the only thing you need to be extremely safe with is the flex cable to the front keypad.

Heres what phone phone looked like
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try ebay, i'm sure its on there, sux for you..
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I think i 'll buy also a new digitizer because my screen has a lot o scratches. But is there any x10 disassembly video. I searched youtube and i found nothing

Here is a complete disassemble guide.

http://forum.xda-developers.com/showpost.php?p=6368979

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