Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W80 Digital Camera ?
Dropped camera, can it be repaired?
\015 I dropped my camera and now the digital screen will not show up, it shows as white with a black area in the lower right corner. Should I have it repaired or just buy a new one?\015
Probably just a new one, with more pixels/ better eficiency, and new software. (plus cheaper).
Usually the LCD is permanently damaged and needs replacement. There is a third party company in new york that carries a parts for small point& shoot digital cameras, : Camera Repair NYC
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