The Samsung Galaxy S4, model i9505, features a 13-megapixel rear camera, and a 5-inch 1080p display.

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Purple tint after removing the front glass

Hello, I tried this guide: Samsung Galaxy S4 Cracked Front Glass Replacement

To replace my S4 glass.

I managed to remove the glass, but the screen had a different color in one zone. I was concerned about it, so I tried turning it on, and I found that it that area the screen is purple-ish.

What can I do about it? Do I have to buy the whole assembly to replace everything?

Touchscreen works even in that area, so I guess it's not the digitizer. Maybe something can be done software-wise to balance the wrong color?

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Hi Cero,

Unfortunately, that looks to be some damage to the display caused during glass removal. Very few times does this go away over time and most often then not a new display assembly is required.

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Same issue here. Did you fix it? Was also told it's the "glue" used to replace screen glass and that it will go away eventually???

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If it really was the glue, cleaning it off the screen should solve the issue then.

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Yip, not the glue at all... they clearly damaged the display and the touch is unresponsive in places

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