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Save Your Cell

Where to repair your smart phone

Most moms we know let toddlers tamper with their phones, which means most of us eventually end up with a cracked screen or water damage at some point. (And of course we need it fixed fast.) Here, some local cell repair services that offer affordable fixes on the quick.

The technicians at Cell Phone Repair TX are known for reviving busted phones without losing content. Replacing cracked glass on an iPhone 4 is $59.99 (newer models cost more); water repair is a $25 flat rate. They’ll also change your phone from black to white (or the reverse) for $99.99 (11422 Harry Hines Blvd., Ste. 117, North Dallas; 214.223.2304). Onsite Cellular Repair quotes fixes starting at $59.99 for an iPhone 4 screen and $134.99 for the iPhone 5. The charge for water damage is $35, if it can be fixed (11613 N. Central Expy., #106, North Dallas; 214.265.9171). Go to any of the four CPR Cell Phone Repair locations in the Dallas area to remedy a phone, tablet, or game console crisis. A new iPhone 4 screen is $75; the iPhone 5 is $135; and the iPad ranges $115 to $145. Water damage will set you back $55 (18352 Dallas Pkwy., #128, North Dallas; 972.375.9819). Dr. Cell Phone promises same-day service—screen repairs start at $69.99 (iPhone 4) and go up to $139.99 (iPhone 5). Locations in Dallas, Forth Worth, Frisco, and Addison (4144 N. Central Expy., East Dallas; 214.646.8066).