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camera glass replacement

  1. mannulko
    Gingerbread Jul 7, 2017

    mannulko , Jul 7, 2017 :
    my OnePlus 3t camera glass has got many scratches so I want to replace the glass
    does OnePlus service centre replace the camera glass?
     

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  2. Holger23
    Honeycomb Jul 7, 2017


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  3. F_Junaid_Khan_kKSE
    Honeycomb Jul 7, 2017


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  4. shubham8857
    Froyo Jul 7, 2017

    shubham8857 , Jul 7, 2017 :
    Bro it has sapphire glass on camera.. Its very hard to scratch glass.. Wht were u done with it.
     

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  5. Yash Bhardwaj
    Jelly Bean Jul 7, 2017


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  6. mannulko
    Gingerbread Jul 7, 2017

    mannulko , Jul 7, 2017 :
    I take good care of my phone but don't know how it got scratches and there are many tiny scratches on it
    on taking low light photos there are there are some disturbances
    what will be the cost of camera glass?
     

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  7. Holger23
    Honeycomb Jul 7, 2017

    Holger23 , Jul 7, 2017 :
    glass maybe 20-30$ and total maybe up to 50 but I think about 35-40
     

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  8. F_James_N_Roe_KITC
    Gingerbread Jul 7, 2017

    F_James_N_Roe_KITC , Jul 7, 2017 :
    Wow? . That place of glasses is not glass, it is sapphire crystal, like a fine watch crystal.. What have you been doing to the sapphires of your phone? . Carrying phone in pocket with keys even then, keys are softer on Mohes scale scale than the crystal.
     

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  9. G_Rahul_Rajput_VQyP
    Eclair Jul 7, 2017


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  10. Manas Saha
    Honeycomb Jul 7, 2017

    Manas Saha , Jul 7, 2017 :
    Manufacturers like Apple and Oneplus wants you to believe that the "sapphire crystal" they are using are only next to diamonds in hardness, but this is not true. A chemically pure sapphire crystal has a hardness of 9 in Moh's scale, while Diamonds have 10. But keep in mind that chemically pure sapphire is not transparent. so they will block light if used in camera covers and display screen.
    So manufacturers never use chemically pure sapphire in camera glass and display. what they do is they make a toughened glass with some sapphire content in them so that they are tougher than regular glass, but not as tough as sapphire.
    The sapphire glass used in iPhone and Oneplus 3T and Tissot watches have a hardness of level 6 or 7 points (Compared to 9 points of pure sapphire).
    So they can be scratched by a material having hardness level of 7 and more. And Quartz is one such material.
    do you know where we can find plenty of quartz ? Sand. Sand is basically a mixture of silicon and quartz.
    If you have sand in your pocket (in a beach vacation), a prolonged exposure with the phone can eventually scratch the so called fake "Sapphire crystal".
     

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  11. F_James_N_Roe_KITC
    Gingerbread Jul 7, 2017


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  12. F_Daniel_F._Ivașcu_mzEK
    Cupcake Jul 7, 2017


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  13. Mayank12!
    Cupcake Jul 8, 2017


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  14. G_Abhinav_Sudheer_KqWM
    Cupcake Dec 18, 2018


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  15. karthik oneplus
    Ice Cream Sandwich Dec 18, 2018

    karthik oneplus , Dec 18, 2018 :
    It is not made of pure sapphire. Also don't forget a normal beach sand would easily cause scratches because of its composition. So rather critizing if anyone has got it replaced just tell him or else.....
     

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  16. G_Abhinav_Sudheer_KqWM
    Cupcake Dec 19, 2018

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  17. Klraex
    Cupcake Dec 19, 2018

    Klraex , Dec 19, 2018 :
    what were u doing with that sapphire glass lens...making vids like jerry rig everything?..And yes they can the call the replacement if u ask them to.But it'll take time
     

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  18. G_Abhinav_Sudheer_KqWM
    Cupcake Dec 19, 2018

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