Broken laptop screen? We see more cracked computer screens than probably any other computer repair. Our most frequent call we get is for cracked laptop screen replacement. Most people are trying to find out how much it will cost so we thought we might give you some insight on how much it costs to replace a laptop screen.
The first thing is you need to realize there are many manufacturers for laptops, and there are many different models for each manufacturer. That means there are hundreds if not thousands of different laptop screens. Your broken laptop screen could be a standard screen that is reasonably priced and is not real difficult to replace or your broken laptop screen could be a brand new size. Computer screen manufactures may not be geared up to produce the laptop screen yet which means screens are not available. We have seen laptop computers come in, only a week or so old, with an ultra thin screen. This screen replacement is really bad because nobody has screens yet. The laptop screen could be hard to find and hard to replace.
When you call for a quote to get your broken laptop screen replaced, you need to know a few things first, for example, have either the laptop screen size or the manufacturer name and the model number of your laptop computer available. There are many different screen sizes and some laptop screens are much easier to replace than others. For example, a 10.1 inch cracked screen on a netbook can either be a simple laptop screen replacement or the netbook may have to be completely disassemble and reassembled which takes more time therefore will cost more money due to labor cost.. There are also expensive specialty computers that have limited screens available and are very expensive.
Several things should be taken into consideration before replacing your broken laptop screen. Fore instance, how old is your laptop? What is the working condition? Are there other problems with the computer other than a broken laptop screen?
Your laptop screen can need replacement for many reasons. Sometime laptop computer screen backlighting just goes out. These backlighting problems are not usually repaired. Its just as inexpensive to replace the laptop screen as to try and repair it, once again due to labor costs. There are two types of laptop computer screens. LCD which stands for liquid crystal display and LED which stands for light emitting diode. LCD laptop computer screen are generally on older computers and LED laptop screen are used on newer computers as they are more energy efficient. LCD screen use a electronic circuit device called an inverter. If your inverter is bad it will make your screen look like it is out (Black) but if you shine a flashlight on it you can see your computer images. Inverters rarely go out and are usually very reliable.
So to conclude what does it cost to replace a laptop screen? Anywhere from $99 to hundreds depending on the manufacturer, model, screen size, age and type of screen. When you call (904)-685-2233 for a quote please have the model number to your computer to save you time and money. Thank you.