4-inch iPhone released in March 2016 with similar hardware specifications to the 6s. Available in Silver, Space Grey, Gold, or Rose Gold with 16/64 GB storage options. Model A1662 and A1723.

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Water damage iPhone SE Error 50

Hi There,

Just looking at an iPhone SE that sustained water damage.

We have disassembled and ultrasonically cleaned to a point that is a lot better than it was.

It came up in recovery mode and would instantly enter it again if you exited this with Recboot or 3UTools it would instantly re-enter recovery mode.

When an update is attempted (both with iTunes and 3UTools) we get error 50. It finishes writing the new iOS to the device but fails at a point that we believe is related to baseband.

Any advice would be great (i.e. any of the baseband IC chips that are not needed for boot and can be removed).

Thank you.

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it should still boot without the baseband ic, i have a 6 here atm im repairing the baseband on, i have the chip off and its still booting

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