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Fingerprint Scanner Broke

Did you know that most of our competition will replace the finger print scanner on your device and that this will mean that the functionality will no longer work.

One of the advancements of the latest in mobile technology is the ability to tap and open without having to type in a password.

Without this functionality you may find yourself spending a lot of extra time to open your device. Here at Pratts Pods we can micro solder and micro repair thus enabling us to ensure that your fingerprint recognition can be repaired so why not get in touch today to discuss your mobile repair needs.

Water Damage Device Repairs

At Pratts Pods Ltd we take water damage seriously. We know that your precious photos are one of the most important things on your phone and that we depend so much on our phones these days that dropping your phone in water can be very distressing.

Wether your iphones taken a dip in the loo or you’ve dropped it in a puddle we are here to help!

Firstly there are a few things you should do/know about water damage.

  • Whatever you do, do NOT try to use your phone or charge it. Doing this can cause a short circuit and do a lot more damage to the device.
  • Remove the back cover and disconnect the battery (if possible) and remove sim trays to make a gap for any water to come out of the phone.
  • The rice trick is a myth, rice is a food and not for drying out liquid damaged iPhones.
  • The corrosion that is deposited by the water drying can do as much if not more harm to the logic board than the liquid itself.
  • Bring it in to us as soon as possible, if the phone is still wet then we have more of a chance of bringing it back to life for you.

We are one of the only local repair company’s that treat water damage properly, our advanced knowledge and experience means that we have a tried and tested method to guarantee the best possible success rate with water damage treatment.

We are able to remove all EMI shields to ensure every part of the board is cleaned, We use specialist cleaning equipment and cleaning agents designed for cleaning phone logic boards. We can also fault find to component level which means we have a higher chance of recovering your previous data than many other companies have.

It is commonly known that water damaged devices performance can deteriorate over time, especially if not cleaned as the corrosion will eat away at important parts of the logic board.

Have a problem and need it looked at? Get in touch today to find out more and book your phone in with a company that cares by clicking here

Mobile Phone Repairs Sandhurst

Over the last few months we have noticed that Sandhurst seems to be seeing a large amount of mobile phone repairs that are needed. Samsung Mobile Phone Repairs Wokingham

Did you know that we are in Wokingham which is just up the road? Did you also know that we can offer a collection and drop of for you?

Here at Pratts Pods we try to make your situation as easy as we possibly can and all of that whilst we ensure that we deliver you a service that is competitively priced and has one of the fastest turnarounds available.

So if you have a mobile phone in need of repair in the Sandhurst area why not get in touch today and let us look after your phone repair needs.

All you need to do is give us a call on 07972 841152 or email directly to info@prattspods.co.uk. We will get back to you as quickly as we can.

Will Mobile Apps Help You Become Fitter

In today’s society there is a lot of stigma that surrounds keeping fit and it Iphone Fitness Levelsgoes without saying that our mobile devices are something that we are using more and more daily.

You can now control your heating from anywhere in the world simply by downloading and using a simple app. So how does that relate to fitness and our general well being?

There are a number of apps now that you can download that will keep track of how many steps you take in a day, what your calorie intake is, heart rate analysis, pulse rate, blood pressure, body temperature and will even analyze what you have eaten and how that affects your fitness levels.

With all of the information to hand and sophisticated algorithms people are now using their smart phones to drive themselves to better fitness levels. Are phones really a good way of increasing your healthy levels and keeping you fit?

We think that this is great news for the mobile industry and we also believe that there is a whole lot more to come. With the inevitable launch of the iphone 7 in the not too distant future what will we see next?