Apple will NOT Warranty a Cracked or Broken iPhone 3GS / 3G Screen
If you drop your iPhone and Break or Crack your Screen it is not covered under Apple warranty. The only option they offer is a $199 Out-of-Warranty Service. As Stated on Apple's webpage "Apple's Limited Warranty for iPhone excludes coverage for damage resulting from accident". Getting the iPhone repaired can take 3 business days as stated on Apple’s webpage using their “Apple Technical Support”.
DirectFix.com offers screen repair ranging from a digitizer replacement to a complete screen replacement for $40 - $100. That would save you anywhere from $100 to $160. We also offer overnight shipping so you can have your iPhone repaired in 1 business day. If you have a few minutes to install the part your self why not save some money and go with an economical solution like DirectFix.com. DirectFix.com also has free online Videos that will show you how to replace the part that you purchase step by step.
iPhone 3G Parts
iPhone 3G LCD: The iPhone 3G LCD Part Number is IP-2212
Touch Panel, Digitizer or Glasstop all these terms refer to the same part: The iPhone 3G Digitizer part number is IP-2213
Complete Screen with Touch Panel and LCD: The complete screen includes the following parts: Touchpanel, LCD, Home Button, Ear Piece and Frame. The iPhone 3G Complete Screen part number is IP-2164
iPhone 3GS Parts
iPhone 3GS LCD: The iPhone 3GS LCD Part Number is IP-2321
Touch Panel, Digitizer or Glasstop all these terms refer to the same part: The iPhone 3GS Digitizer part number is IP-2320
Complete Screen with Touch Panel and LCD: The complete screen includes the following parts: Touchpanel, LCD, Home Button, Ear Piece and Frame. The iPhone 3GS Complete Screen part number is IP-2322