1. xPiZZeRx's Avatar
    The glass is cracked on my new Nexus 5, and I'm trying to replace it. I still have my old Nexus 5 which I dropped into a pool, so there's that.

    I'm wondering if I could take the old glass/digitizer from the water damaged Nexus 5 and put it on the new one. Or is it likely that it will be broken? Is it possible to just swap the glass?

    I have no experience with disassembling cell phones, so is there anyone I could send both phones to and have this swap done? I might attempt it myself.
    10-31-2014 11:44 AM
  2. TheDroidKid's Avatar
    It is possible that that screen will not work from your old nexus 5 and its a lot of work. Do you live in the US? if you do Google is now replacing physically damaged Nexus 5 for one time only.

    Google creates new free replacement program for damaged Nexus 5 phones | Android Central
    10-31-2014 03:09 PM
  3. sharpehenry's Avatar
    Didn't google announce they will replace cracked screen once for free?

    Posted via the Android Central App
    11-03-2014 08:55 AM

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