News & Updates

Apple has issued security updates for iPhone, iPad and Mac, without them your device could be at risk from hackers who could take control via malicious applications, over bluetooth, or even via FaceTime.


Here’s some ways to tell if you are hacked 

1. Temperature of the battery 

If the iPhone temperature rises but not in use, it may be because of spy software that can be running in the background


  1. Phone not staying charged / drains more quickly than before

During regular use, when the battery drains faster, it signals that a spy app ...

Blurry / Shaking Back Camera? 


Recently we have received high amount of enquiries from our clients looking for help in regards to their iPhone 6Plus, iPhone 6splus and iPhone 7Plus that are affected by defects with the back cameras.

 

We understand that some clients loved bigger iPhones , one of the benefits of the bigger iPhone 6 Plus as opposed to the standard 4.7in iPhone 6 is that the former has optical image stabilisation (OIS) on its main snapper – but that hasn’t been such a great benefit for some owners.


However at ...

 Check us out! Our LYK director will be going LIVE on Radio 93.8 @ 8am today ! < 24/1/19> 

The interesting talk is about the impact of overcharging your mobile phones and the reasons why phones catch fire these days !

We will also be on a talk show , Talking Point by Channels NewAsia - Channel 5 @ 9.30pm today. <24/1/19> 

 Stay tuned ! 



Thank you Jasmine for visiting us yesterday to fix your iPhone 7's crack screen and faulty front camera.

Repost from Jasmine's instagram feedback from her first experience with LYK Repair.

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I don’t know how many of you actually took notice but I haven’t really been active on IG stories because my front camera died on me sometime last month!!! I finally got it fixed recently and because this involves opening my phone up and replacing it’s hardware, I wanted to do it at a repair shop I could trust, and ...

Thank you Naomi Neo for her feedback.

 Glad you had an enjoyable repair experience with us ! 

Quote "LYKNaomi" to enjoy 10% discount off + free tempered glass screen protector (selected item) 


Repost from instagram @naomineo_ 


"All smiles cos I finally fixed my broken phone screen after months . Got cheated into fake screens so many times that I only trust @lyk.repair now (been a loyal customer for years now) - they fix my phone right in front of me in less than 15 mins and they even provide home services now where you ...

Your iPhone Isn’t Charging ? 


Your issue here is with the motherboard’s U2 ic chip. It is a small component that controls the charge to the battery. This makes it a big problem when something goes wrong with it. 


The U2 also runs the power to the sleep-wake button and controls the USB functions and regulates the charging to the power IC that charges the phone. This is why when something happens to the U2 IC,  the phone doesn’t charge properly and ...

As is the case every year, some iPhone XS early adopters are reporting issues with their new device. Since the iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max were released last week, a handful of users have taken to Apple’s Support Forums to complain of poor Wi-Fi and cellular connections on both of Apple’s new iPhone models.


Some of the comments are 

“ I’m in the same boat, in places where my iPhone 7 Plus and iPad (2017) are able to connect to the 5ghz network just fine, the XS has trouble. It only ...


Go to Settings > Battery

Tap on Battery Health


You will see what the ‘maximum capacity’ of you battery is - this is a measure of your battery capacity relative to when the battery was new. The older your iPhone, the lower this number is likely to be. Apple advices that “Lower capacity may result in fewer hours of usage between charges.”

Below that is an indication of the battery’s ‘Peak Performance Capacity’. If your iPhone battery is running well you will see a message that “Your battery is currently supporting normal peak ...

Do you know ?

2 days back , minority of singaporean got affected for as Singtel services were down for 3 hours.


They are unable to call out or receive calls with their phones, which cause shock and inconvenience as no one would expect such an unfortunate incident to happen on the biggest and most popular telco company, Singtel.

 We have received numerous quiuires regarding the incident, checking if their phone are suffering from phone breakdown.


Here are some ways to check if it is the telco issue or your phone connectivity issues.

For example ...

Big thanks to @dj.ying for the kind words!

“ I have always been careless with personal belongings, especially in instances such as misplacing my mobile phone innumerous times.

Not really sure what these events says about me, but the very thought of losing something that we absolutely can't live without, never fails to make us rethink about why we hurt the very ones that we love the most in this world.

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Luckily for me, @lyk.repair came to my timely rescue! Their outstanding ability of fixing my phone right in front of me within ...

The most common questions asked by our clients 

“ How to know if my iPhone Battery requires replacement ? ”


A few symptoms to alert you that it’s time to change a new battery :

1) Battery drain fast , cannot last more than half a day

2) Battery drains even when iPhone not in use

3) iPhone intermittently auto shuts down due to low battery support

4) Battery life exceeds 3 year


Worry not !

LYK provides IPhone Battery Replacement starting from as low as $25

The repair is quick, only 10 min !  Definitely LYK warranty will ...


This year, Apple has launched 3 new iPhone X
( iPhone XS , iPhone XS Max , iPhone XR )

 Everyone is very excited and focus more on the iPhone Xs and Xs Max, what about iPhone XR?

If you are not aware, iPhone XR is technically Apple’s “budget” phone from this year’s lineup as it is the lowest cost

Like the iPhone XS and the iPhone XS Max, the iPhone XR comes with Apple’s powerful new A12 Bionic chip, which by almost all accounts marks a massive improvement over the A11 bionic ...

Finally! The long waited 2018 iPhone had been launched and revealed!
We have seen people being happy and excited to get hold of the new phones, we have people complaining about the phones.

LYK Repair will hereby explains what we found out about the 2018 launched device. In particular main source is from www.theverge.com
A website that we really trust and definitely are able to get tons of information from.

We doesnt love the gorgeous huge OLED display that Apple had used for the device? We definitely will have an enjoyable time daily with ...

Do you know? 

An iPad battery lifespan range from 3-4 years depending on usage. In Singapore, it is tested and proven that we utilise iPad more than iPhone to increase work productivity especially young adults. Just like iPhone, the battery life of your iPad will be shorter during heavy use.


For heavy users, what we mean here is to those who use their iPads for more than 12 hours daily, their iPad battery lifespan will eventually shorten to 1-2 years.

However, there are some measures you can take to keep your device on ...

Gather all Apple fans ! The new hype of the "i-generation" ,astonishing their upcoming iphone with 3 cameras that make you look perfect in any angle. Why  2 camera when you can have 3 ? 

 Is it a rumour?

iPhone , the market leader is bringing the hype into the market,introducing their 3 cameras , that would enhance the iPhone's rear zoom capacity and improve picture quality in dim light environments. 

This marvellous  fantastic camera allows us to capture every single moment of our memories when we go overseas or at memorable events ...