Dangers of Using a Smartphone or Tablet With a Broken Screen
Today, the screen of a smartphone or tablet is expensive and can crack quite easily, especially if one drops the device. Even though the manufacturers use acrylic display, one drop is enough to shatter the screen. So, dropping your device no doubt gives a mini heart attack to the person holding it.
But what if your device is already broken, you need to get it repaired immediately. It is not safe to use a cracked screen, it might hurt you and many more things which are as below:
Fingers Get Prone to Sharp Glass Splinters
First and foremost, do you know that your fingers might get hurt or worse bleed while using a broken screen phone or tablet? While wiping the touchscreen it is possible that you might get sharp glass splinters that cut through your finger and hurt you. It is painful even though it’s a small cut.
Touch Screen Malfunctions
Using your phone or tablet continuously will only make things worse, the more you use the more touch screen capacity will be compromised and less responsive to your finger gestures. Not only that but also the chances of oil, dust, and external debris can get into your phone or tablet and it can damage the internal parts through time and use.
Hence, it is advisable to get your device screen repaired when it is broken and not to keep on using it.
Your Device is no longer Safe from Outside Elements
Your screen overall protects your device from the external elements that could get into and harm your device. Sadly, when the display is broken, your device is no longer cushioned from the outdoor elements.
Water or another form of liquid is proven to be one of the most dangerous risks for your ruptured screen causing a short circuit.
These are the dangers of using a cracked device. And there are a lot of ways your device can actually get further damaged if you continue using it. Like the touch screen will function less and less, till it’s not working anymore.
No matter what, using a device with a cracked screen can lead to serious issues. Thus, if you are worried about the cracked device issues you can visit us Pulptech Malta and get your device fixed. We can also order device protection cases for you. These will increase the protection for your device against screen cracks and damage. Find out more in our shop section.
How can we help?
If your device’s screen is cracked, it is always recommended to visit a professional repair shop in order to have your screen replaced by a board technician. Our professional technicians can help you with all such issues. Find out more about this in our iPhone screen replacement, iPad, and Samsung services section. The corresponding prices are in our repairs price-list section.
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