Phone repair has always been a thing, especially for iPhone repair as you can’t just swap out the battery and so on. Although the repair industry is quite established, especially in Singapore, it has a bad rap among the public as people tend to associate third-party repairers with not using original parts. Although some third-party repairs might do that, it has affected the industry. So, it is important to find a reliable third-party repairer. There are a few opinion on this matters, Fix my Gadget showcase the pros and cons of both.
As a third-party shop repairer, there are certain situations where we would recommend for you to go to the Apple Store while there are situations where a third-party shop works wonder.
So, in what situation do you go to the Apple store?
If you are facing some issues after purchasing your iPhone not too long ago, you should take it back to the Apple Store that you bought it from as they will most likely exchange it for you. Not only that, if you face any software issues, sometimes the third-party repairer would not be able to do anything in regard to it.
Where is it fine to repair it in a repair shop?
There are a few situations where we will highly recommend bringing it to a trusted repair shop like us. Firstly, it will be the iPhone service or any kind of mobile servicing. This is because the process of servicing does not require any other component from the Apple Store.
Other than that, we would also recommend changing small components of the phone like iPhone screen repair, iPhone screen replace, or iPhone battery replacement would also be better to fix on the reliable third-party store as it is more likely to be cheaper.
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This is one of the common questions and one of the most speculated questions around iPhone doubters, does iPhone slows down over time. The simple answer is no, the phone itself isn’t tuned to slow down after years of usage but there are reasons for iPhone owners to feel this way.
First and foremost, new software update tends to bring additional features and is more demanding of hardware, putting a strain on the processing power of older phones which as a result sacrificing the speed and battery life for better security and features.
Not only that, another reasons that people felt their iPhone slows down is because Apple and developers optimizes iOS and their apps to work on newer hardware in order to give new customers the best possible experience. As a result, you may notice minor slowing down but in actuality, it runs at the same speed as before; it just takes longer to complete particular tasks due to the optimization.
In a nutshell, iPhone slows down not because of Apple intentionally made so but it’s the constant update of software and application in order to made used to the new and improved iOS that Apple produced.