If you’re having a problem with your iPhone camera, chances are it’s broken somehow! Here’s how to fix it.
Did you just break your iPhone camera lens? Don’t worry! You’re not alone. Several people with similar issues shared their experiences on the Reddit and Apple Support forums. The best thing to do in this situation is to visit a professional repair provider with certified technicians using genuine Apple parts; it is the safest and most reliable way to obtain a repair. Apple’s camera parts are designed to fit precisely inside the device. Depending on your location, you can have your iPhone camera replaced (in or out of warranty) by visiting an Apple Store or Apple Authorized Service Provider, or by sending your iPhone to an Apple Repair Center.
How much will it cost? Apple Authorized Service Providers may set their own rates, so ask them for a quote. For service covered by AppleCare+, your rate per incident will be the same regardless of which service provider you choose.
But first of all, you will need to identify if it is a hardware problem or if it is software related. If you are facing a blurry lens, broken flash, black screen or frozen app, it is probably software related. And the good news is that with some minor fixes, you can solve it. But all your solutions failed then its time to visit service center because it is hardware issue. So how to fix these software-related broken iPhone camera issues? Here are some tips.
How to fix a broken iPhone camera
- If you are facing lens blur, you can try using a microfiber cloth and gently brushing the lens. It can also be done because the software is stuck in a loop trying to focus. Just restart your iPhone.
- Broken Flash – To fix this, go to control center and turn on flashlight mode. If it still doesn’t work then it may be a hardware issue.
- Is your iPhone camera app freezing? Try updating your iOS and check if the problem still occurs or not.
- Facing a black screen? You have to restart your iPhone and switch between your rear and front camera repeatedly until your camera screen appears. Also, you can check the update status of your iOS.