How much is it to repair a cracked iPhone screen in Australia?

Repairing or replacing an Apple iPhone screen in Australia, should be carried out by Apple or an Apple authorised repairer but can also be carried out by non-authorised repairers. However repairs by non-authorised repaiers will invalidate your warranty.

Apple provide a handy repair-estimate tool on their website which gives a rough indication of the cost of a screen replacement for currently supported iPhone models. Click here for the repair estimate tool shown below

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As shown in the above image, as of November 2023, Apple Australia still offer repairs to iPhone models SE, 7 and upward. iPhone 6 and below are not repairable by Apple and do not receive security updates, so should be replaced with a “newer Model”

Using Apple’s tool, they quote a screen replacement for an iPhone 7 or 8, start at A$265, iPhone X screen repair starts at A$465

How much is a newer iPhone compared to a screen repair?

Currently you can purchase reconditioned iPhone 8 and newer models from the Kogan website from around A$200.

However, the more current the model, the longer it will receive security updates. At the moment the latest iPhones appear to be receiving updates for up to 6 years.

Also consider that you can trade-in some iPhone models with Apple. Get $40–$650 when you trade in an iPhone model 7 or higher. Details here.