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  • Moto 360 smart watch that keeps shutting itself off – repaired

    The Motorola moto 360 smart watch is a fantastic android smart watch with one draw back – it has a terrible battery life. We have replaced the battery and it’s back to proper working condition. But it’s getting harder and harder to source these replacement batteries as time goes on.

  • 800+ Laptops and devices repaired in Ross-on-Wye and The Forest of Dean

    It has been a long time since I started repairing computers! Personally my target will be to hit 1000 devices repaired and I’ll be happy with this number. I’ve repaired computers , laptops, phones, games consoles and tablets for people in and around Ross-on-Wye Herefordshire, including Cinderford, Gloucester and The Forest of Dean. Click here…

  • Sony PS4 APU graphics chip reflow

    Sony PS4 APU graphics chip reflow. This PS4 kept turning off whilst in operation to cool itself down – a typical result of lead-free solder used to build the motherboards and chipsets together. Lead-free solder is less tacky, and loses its integrity over time with excessive heat, and the graphics chip loses connection with the…

  • New battery fitted in Nokia lumia phone

    New battery fitted in a Nokia Lumia phone. Phone batteries are reliable but they can be limited to around 2000 charges and after that, they start to lose their peak performance. If your battery isn’t lasting atleast 2-3 days after a charge, get in touch!

  • How to backup pictures from iPhone to PC

    This one is a really common question – How do I backup my data from my iPhone to my PC? You may have an iphone 5, iPhone 6 or iPhone 7 but the backup process is relatively the same. Open “The PC” and right-click on the iPhone device and then select “Import pictures and videos”.…

  • iPod Classic MP3 player repaired with a brand new lithium-ion battery

    iPod Classic repaired with a brand new lithium-ion battery installed. The iPod classic is notoriously difficult to take apart and service as doing so often ends up in breakages. We solved this by slowly edging the screen up on one side and spreading the force around the casing until the screen came loose. Once we…

  • HOW TO UPDATE THE PHANTOM 3 ADVANCED

    Today we worked on a fantastic quadcopter – the Phantom 3 Advanced. Unlike the standard version of the Phantom 3, the advanced version actually requires a USB connectivity cable from the tablet to the RC controller, which enables a better wireless connectivity between the drone and the RC hand unit. The Phantom 3 standard differs…

  • How to look after your Hard Drive

    MAINTAINING YOUR HARD DRIVE Hard drives usually have a good lifetime, but this greatly depends on the manufacturer and usage. Not using your hard drive will not extend its lifetime, but infact cause it to cease quicker and fail sooner. So how do we ensure smooth operation and a longer lifespan for your hard drive?…

  • iPhone 5 battery replacement !

    iPhone 5 battery replacement

    The iPhone 5 is a great piece of kit but it’s battery is it’s Achilles heel.. and they usually start to fail after 2 years..

  • iPhone 5 Battery Replacement

    We do iPhone 5 battery replacements – maybe your battery isn’t charging too well or you have noticed that you are charging your phone every single night!¬†Chances are the li-ion battery is failing and needs replacing.