This is one of the biggest nightmares of all Apple enthusiasts. Something causes you to lose your grip on your beloved iPhone. As you watch in horror, it appears to drop in slow motion to the ground. You hope and pray it’s unscathed but low and behold, your iPhone’s screen is shattered. This is one of the first questions that comes to mind: Should you spend the money to repair your broken iPhone screen, or should you just look past the shattered glass until you are eligible for an upgrade?
Here’s why you should replace the screen on your iPhone
1. Not repairing your broken iPhone screen will greatly affect your resale value: Also, the resale value of your iPhone might offset the cost of repairing the damaged screen. The difference in resale price on Gazelle and eBay between a cracked iPhone and an iPhone in good shape with just a couple scratches is between $50-$150.