Macbook Pro Keyboard Replacement. Cheap isn’t always good.

Actual photo of a Macbook Pro keyboard replacement taking place. The work is tedious. First, The entire logicboard assembly has to be removed. Then close 100 screws have to be unscrewed and screwed back in. The back light and other components then have to be reinstalled. If you have no love for your work, you can…

Do not put your iPhone or Mac in rice!

An actual photo of what an iPhone logicboard that was dropped in water looked after it was placed in rice for a few days under the microscope. It isn’t our customer’s phone as we don’t yet provide iPhone repairs (even though we know how to), but the advice is the same. Do not EVER put…

What to do if you spill water on your Mac?

What do you do if you accidentally spill water or liquids on your Mac? Many people’s first response if their Mac shutdowns down and refuses to boot is that they have a  water-damaged Mac, has suffered a short-circuit, and that is it permanently damaged and requires an expensive repair, such as a logicboad replacement. Indeed, this is what…

4 things to look out for when you are buying your portable USB charger

Box shops and Qoo10 are flooded with cheap portable USB chargers that retail for as little as $15, while reputable brands like Sony go for up to $90 or more. If you look closely, even the Valore’s (Challenger’s flagship brand) lower price range products resemble China mass produced products. Only their higher range products appear to be…

Apple Authorized Service Providers in Singapore

Our clients have commented on the bad service offered by the Apple Authorized Service Providers. One said that they quoted him for a a logicboard replacement costing over $900 SGD. When they came to our shop, we discovered that a small removable component costing $200 was spoilt, not the logicboard. Another client said her brand new…

We have launched!

After months of preparation, Macplus is finally officially launched! Mac Plus was setup out of a desire to provide affordable and friendly products and services to the Mac user community. We choose to believe that relationships, people and good products matter, and the cold hard megastores in the Apple resellers have lost that. We only sell…