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Hi I accidently smashed the screen of my xperia z last night whilst out. There is a large crack and under the crack the screen has turned black (see picture included) and I am unable to use the touch screen of the phone any more. I was wondering whether I'd be best sending my phone off to sony, trying to get it fixed in a local repairs shop, or whether it is actually beyond repair. Any advice would be much appreciated.
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I did it on myself but I shouldn't recommend you this way... The disassembly procedure is a pain. Ordered a new screen for around 150$, then I broke the back screen trying to open it. Finally my microphone broke too when I removed it and I am still waiting for a new one 4 weeks after ordering it. At the end it cost me 200$ (ordered a battery too, because I doesn't want to change it again too soon! )
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