Released September 25, 2015. Model A1687/A1634. 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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Pins Under Digitizer Bent/ scraped off

Hello, I’m afraid something may be screwed up on an iPhone 6S Plus I am working on. I belive that this is the second time the screen needed replaced on this specific phone- the first time I am doing it though. The pins right beneath the digitizer seem to be scraped away from something- I noticed this after I tried to install the new display, and then I tried the first display. The first display did work before I removed it. The photo I included isn’t exactally the best. Is there anything I can do?

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It looks like the connectors for the digitizer are fine on the logic board, have you tried plugging a screen in?

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I have tried 3 screens- each produces video, just no capacitive touch. My fear is that I peeled some adhesive from around the digitizer connector and now the pins seem to be missing. I would try to get a better photo but I’m not sure I can with this iPhone.

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Oh, the adhesive isn't the issue here. You have knocked a bunch of small SMD components right under the digitizer connector.

Micro-soldering is required to fix this here. Maybe you will find someone that does micro soldering in your area to replace the missing or damaged components.

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Okay thanks for your help!

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