If your Apple Watch screen breaks accidentally, you might have the option to replace your Apple Watch for a fee. The Apple warranty doesn’t cover damage caused by accident or abuse. If your screen cracks due to a manufacturing defect, it’s covered by the Apple warranty and consumer law.
Can I use my Apple watch with a cracked screen?
If your Apple Watch display has an issue that’s covered by the Apple Limited Warranty or consumer law, we can service your device at no cost. If you have AppleCare+, damaged glass is subject to a service fee.
What happens if I crack my Apple Watch?
Apple has determined that, under very rare circumstances, a crack may form along the rounded edge of the screen in aluminum models of an Apple Watch Series 2 or Series 3. … Apple or an Apple Authorized Service Provider will replace the screen on eligible Apple Watch units that exhibit this type of crack, free of charge.
How much is it to get an Apple watch cracked screen fixed?
The bottom line, as I learned: You break an Apple Watch, you might as well buy a new one. The device starts at $399, and Apple’s flat rate fee to fix a screen is $299. If you bought AppleCare (for $79), Apple will give you up to two fixes of “accidental damage,” at $69 a pop.
How do I protect my cracked Apple Watch?
If you want to avoid a cracked screen or even tiny scratches on your Apple Watch, it’s definitely necessary to get a screen protector, whether you are using Apple Watch Series 5, or previous versions like series 4, 3, 2 or 1. On the other hand, using a protective case for Apple Watch is another helpful solution.
Does AppleCare cover cracks on Apple Watch?
AppleCare+ for Apple Watch
You can get AppleCare+ for your Apple Watch that’ll extend coverage to two years from the purchase date. You get the same two instances of repair every 12 months like the rest of the AppleCare+ plans, with a flat $69 fee for repairing any accidental damage or battery issues.
How much warranty does Apple Watch have?
Apple Limited Warranty coverage
|Apple Watch (Aluminium), Apple Watch (Stainless Steel), Apple Watch Nike+||One year|
|Apple-branded Watch accessories (excluding bands)||One year|
|Apple Watch Hermès||Two years|
|Apple Watch Edition||Two years|
How do I replace my Apple watch with a new phone?
Use the steps below to unpair:
- Erase your Apple Watch.
- Set up your new iPhone and sign in to iCloud. …
- Open the Apple Watch app on your new iPhone, then pair your watch with your new iPhone.
- Try to restore from a backup. …
- Follow the onscreen steps to finish setting up.
- Start using your Apple Watch with your new iPhone.
How long is Apple warranty?
The Apple Limited Warranty covers your iPhone and Apple-branded accessories against manufacturing defects for one year from the date you bought your product. The Apple Limited Warranty is in addition to rights provided by consumer law. Our warranty doesn’t cover damage caused by accidents or unauthorized modifications.