How much does a new laptop screen cost???

Discussion in 'hardware' started by cheater87, Nov 22, 2007.

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  1. cheater87

    cheater87 Registered Member

    accidentally hit mine and cracked it while playing Wii bowling. How much will a new screen set me back?? I feel like an idiot since I got it repaired a week ago from one of the hinges breaking off for some odd reason.
  2. zapjb

    zapjb Registered Member

    They are prohibitively expensive. My friend paid $300.
  3. Osaban

    Osaban Registered Member

    Bad news, I suppose it depends on the size, brand name, model etc. But one thing for sure, it's the most expensive part of a laptop. If your laptop is aging you'd be better off buying a new one rather than replacing the screen.
  4. cheater87

    cheater87 Registered Member

    Its not aging its only 1.5 years old.
  5. markymoo

    markymoo Registered Member

    alot cheaper in the states but here in uk around £150.
  6. farmerlee

    farmerlee Registered Member

    You could try looking on ebay, you might find some spare parts that will fit.
  7. cheater87

    cheater87 Registered Member

  8. Perman

    Perman Registered Member


    Dell sent you a box with it you can ship your computer back to them ? and they will repair screen which was damaged by your own carelessness, and your computer is 1.5 year old ? For how much ? Be real, it appears to me a early Xmas present . In North America, it is unheard of. If so, I will recommend my friends to purchase Dell, nothing but a Dell.

    Just a thought on US Thanksgiving holiday.
  9. clambermatic

    clambermatic Registered Member

    Search on this link, whether for fresh LCD panel (laptops) or refurbished part ~ (recent Nasdaq-listed) has the widest coverage of manufacturers of PRC-China... so where else can you get PC/notebook parts than going 'direct' huh ;)

    There's a search box where you can input say... 'LCD' which gave a scroll down lists by category. For replacement part/s... my experience tells me to look for "refurbishment" suppliers. They are the best source... sometimes you may hit the jackpot, 'overuns -new' items... maybe even branded. My experience also tells me that you zeroed on suppliers base in Guandong or Southern provinces of PRC, as that's where major PC component manufacturing were based.

    EDIT: typo : missing alpha
  10. cheater87

    cheater87 Registered Member

    They said 299+ to 599+ dollars.
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