Released September 25, 2015. Model A1688/A1633. Repair of this device is similar to previous generations, requiring screwdrivers and prying tools. Available as GSM or CDMA / 16, 64, or 128 GB / Silver, Gold, Space Gray, or Rose Gold options.

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Won't turn on after screen replacement

When I replaced my screen I hooked up one of the cables in the wrong spot and it smelled like something was burning. Now the phone won't turn on at all. What can I do?

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The iPhone 6S is particularly sensitive to that mistake. In all likelihood, you blew the backlight filter and possibly even the entire backlight circuit. Either way, this will require a micro-soldering repair and it is not a DIY repair.

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Is there anything else I can try?

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Unless you have the right tools and skills, anything you try will only damage the board further.

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Ok, thank you for the help!

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