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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Screen replacement is completely black, but phone responds to computer

Replaced the screen, and while the phone responds to the computer, the screen is completely black (nothing on the screen, even when shining a light at the screen).

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The old screen is shattered, and didn't survive the removal.

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Have you tried to reconnect the original screen (if it's still functional)? Make sure all the connections are seated properly. Also, try another display. It sounds like you may have gotten a bad part in.

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I ordered another display, and the new display works great -- so it appears that the old one was DOA.

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DOA display. Second one works fine.

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