Time to do job
Good to know
Laptop – supply and replace broken laptop screen
Supply and replace a laptop screen.
If part is available 1-2 Hours if not 2-3 days
These prices include the parts needed but this might vary depending on the make and model of your laptop. Although the actual job should only take an hour or two, if the part is not in stock you might have to wait three to four days for it to be ordered.
Laptop computer – supply and replace power socket
laptop wont charge
Desktop – power supply failure – supply and replace power supply unit
Supply and replace ATX power supply unit of 500-600 watts / Desktop wont power on
30 mins to an hour
Desktop – replace hard drive
Hard drive failure. Supply and replace 500Gb hard drive. Reinstall software. Transfer data from old hard drive to new.
Depends on drive size 1 hour up to a day
If data needs recovering (ie it’s not as simple as a straight transfer) then expect this to take longer
Installations and upgrades
PC desktop/laptop – install new operating system
Install latest Windows package on a PC
2017 – Windows 10
Expect to pay at the lower end of the scale if you provide your own Windows software.
Visit customer’s home to set up a new desktop computer
Set up home PC with standard monitor, mouse, keyboard, printer and wi-fi
This is a basic set up of hardware. Expect to pay more if you want data transferred from an old computer or any software installed.
Data and maintenance
PC – carry out a general service and Virus scan
Machine running slow. Clean up; no faults or upgrades needed. Verivs scan etc
Laptop – transfer all data and reinstall programs from hard drive of old laptop to new laptop
Assuming laptop has 320GB hard drive and is running Windows 10
Typical price and time to complete job depend on how much data there is on the hard drive.
Laptop – liquid damage/drink spillage
Quote for drying out various parts. Assuming that nothing needs replacing.
Parts will need to dry out for at least 24 hours. It’s likely that some parts might need replacing after an accident like this, particularly the keyboard. So be prepared to pay more.
Console / Xbox and PS4
DVD Drive Replacement
Disk not reading
1-2 Hours to 3 Days
If part is available 1-2 Hours if not up to 3-4 day
HDMI Port Replacement
No output to TV
2-3 Hours to 3 Days
If part is available 3 hours if not 3-4 days
Hard drive fault or erros
2 Hours to 3 Days
Wont power on
Wont power on or keeps turning off
3 Hours to 3 Days
Stuck on Updates
Kepps getting stuck on update screen or keeps freezing
Phone - Iphone / Samsung
2 Hours to 3 Days
Battery wont hold a charge or phone only powers on if plugged in
2 Hours to 3 days
phone wont turn on due to water damage
Price depends on what parts need to be replaced