Sixth iteration of Apple iPhone, announced on September 12, 2012. Repair of this device is similar to the previous models, requiring screwdrivers and prying tools. Available as GSM or CDMA / 16, 32, or 64 GB / Black or White.

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exact directions to replacing power button?

i have taken out the old button but do not know how to get the little spring to work and click

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Here's the IFIXIT guide to remove and replace the power button: iPhone 5 Power Button Replacement. It sounds like the detent spring has lost its tension if it slides without any resistance. At this point it sounds like you'll need to replace it.

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