The Apple iPhone 5s was announced on September 10, 2013. Repair of this device is similar to the previous models, and requires screwdrivers and prying tools. Available as GSM or CDMA / 16, 32, or 64 GB / Silver, Gold, and Space Gray.

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Why won't my screwdriver open up my internal hardware?

I ordered both the pentalobe and the Phillips 000 screwdrivers in order to repair my charging port, and I got the external outer screws off, but now when I am trying to take the screen, or any other part off, the Phillips is not working.

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Buy yourself a good quality screwdriver - it's well worth the investment. Sometimes a Phillips 00 screwdriver is better, as long as you are careful. Can you check the heads of the screws to insure that they are not stripped? Ie you cannot make out the 'add' symbol on them

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Pick a driver with a rotating head so you can press down with one finger or hand and turn the shank with the other.

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