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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Can't restore. DFU doesn't work.

A couple of days ago it started randomly shutting off and complaining that the battery was dead but when I plug it in it's at 100%. Now today it is in a reboot loop and I can't restore.

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You may have a dead battery. Try replacing the iPhone 5 Replacement Battery using the guide here: How to replace your iPhone 5 battery

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That's exactly what I suspected. Thanks.


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