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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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How to replace rear casing with one that has "Small parts"

I am buying this and replacing the housing on my iPhone 5! But i want this one with the small parts because it's going to be so much easier to put on! But my question is, what steps do i follow and what steps do i not do on the iPhone 5 Rear Case Replacement guide here on iFixit

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I haven't seen any only the ones fully assembled.

You only need to remove the lock pin and the mesh around the sides and the headphone jack spacer

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Okay sweet! If anybody has the instructions for this or can just type which steps to skip in the rear case guide please do!


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If the picture on Ebay is correct, it seems like you just have to swap the logic board...?

iPhone 5 Logic Board Replacement

Follow that to step 30

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