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Revision to Asus Zenfone 4 Max

Maegan West

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[title|Asus Zenfone 4 Max Camera ReplacementMax]
[title|Asus Zenfone 4 Max Camera ReplacementMax]
 
[summary]Released 2017 JulySeptember; Identified by model number ASOSX00ID[/summaryASOSX00ID. Colors include Titanium Gray, Rose Pink, Sand Gold, and Deepsea Black.[/summary]
[summary]Released 2017 JulySeptember; Identified by model number ASOSX00ID[/summaryASOSX00ID. Colors include Titanium Gray, Rose Pink, Sand Gold, and Deepsea Black.[/summary]
 
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== Steps to replacing phone cameraTroubleshooting ==
== Steps to replacing phone cameraTroubleshooting ==
 
[image|1590720* Discover the causes and resolutions for any issues you may be having with the ASUS Zenfone 4 Max by using our [[Asus Zenfone 4 Max Troubleshooting|Asus Zenfone 4 Max Troubleshooting Page]]
[image|1590720* Discover the causes and resolutions for any issues you may be having with the ASUS Zenfone 4 Max by using our [[Asus Zenfone 4 Max Troubleshooting|Asus Zenfone 4 Max Troubleshooting Page]]
 
=== Removing the back of phone ===== Background and identification ==
=== Removing the back of phone ===== Background and identification ==
 
==== Step one ====* The Asus Zenfone 4 Max was officially released in September 2017 after being announced in July 2017. New features of the device include a 5.50-inch touchscreen, 64GB of storage, and a 13-megapixel camera on the back and a 8-megapixel front camera. Known failures include charging issues, malfunctioning camera, installment issues, and cellular disconnection.
==== Step one ====* The Asus Zenfone 4 Max was officially released in September 2017 after being announced in July 2017. New features of the device include a 5.50-inch touchscreen, 64GB of storage, and a 13-megapixel camera on the back and a 8-megapixel front camera. Known failures include charging issues, malfunctioning camera, installment issues, and cellular disconnection.
 
* Remove the screws on the base of the phone on either side of the charging port. In order to remove both screws along both sides of the charging port you’ll need a removable head screwdriver with a T4 bit.
* Both screws are very small, making them difficult to see and adjust, so care is needed in their removal.
* Make sure the bit is properly inserted and check to make sure when turning it counter-clockwise that it is loosening.
* After inserting the screwdriver into the screw, begin rotating it counter-clockwise till it becomes loose.
== Additional Information ==
* Remove the screws on the base of the phone on either side of the charging port. In order to remove both screws along both sides of the charging port you’ll need a removable head screwdriver with a T4 bit.
* Both screws are very small, making them difficult to see and adjust, so care is needed in their removal.
* Make sure the bit is properly inserted and check to make sure when turning it counter-clockwise that it is loosening.
* After inserting the screwdriver into the screw, begin rotating it counter-clockwise till it becomes loose.
== Additional Information ==
 
Note: Do not try to force the screwdriver into the screws in their removal for concern about stripping the screws.

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==== Step two ====

* Remove the SIM/SSD card slot from the device.
* Using a small pin, either the back of an earring or a tack, insert the pointed end into the small slot for the cardholder.
* Using a minor amount of force, push the pin in until the cardholder clicks open. Then remove the pin and the cardholder from the device.

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==== Step three ====

* In this next step you’ll need a blue opening tool to wedge along the seams of the phone.
* Starting near either of the
* Asus: [https://www.asus.com/us/|Asus Zenfone 4 corners of the device, notice the seam of the case around the front of the device.
* Begin using the opening tool with a moderate amount of force to wedge between the back case and the phone. After getting the opening tool between the seam successfully, gently move it around the edges towards each corner. You will be able to hear and see the back case on each corner come loose until it can be removed.

Note: Do not use an excessive amount of force when prying open the seams, this can damage the casing of the phone and other vital parts.

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=== Removing the panel ===

==== Step one ====

* Locate the panel below the two cameras on the top left corner of the phone.
* Using a the removable head screwdriver and a PH0 bit, begin removing the single screw by inserting the screw driver and rotating counterclockwise until the panel is detached.
* After this remove the panel and place it off to the side with the exact screw.

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=== Removing the cameras ===

==== Step one ====

* Using needle nosed tweezers, gently lift the camera out of the phone by pulling on the tab beneath the camera.
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* Begin with the camera on the left and then continue on to the camera on the right. Place them to the side with the detached panel.

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=== Replacing the cameras ===

==== Step One ====

* Using the same needle nosed tweezers, place the new cameras in the empty camera slots. Begin by gently placing the first camera in the righter most side and then place the second camera on the left.
* Make sure the camera is securely placed.

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==== Step two ====

* Using the removeable head screwdriver with the PH0 bit, screw the detached panel back into its place beneath the cameras by twisting the screw in a clockwise direction.
* Snap the back onto the back of the phone.

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==== Step three ====

* Using the removeable head screwdriver and the AT3 bit, replace the screws on the bottom of the phone. Turn the screwdriver clockwise to replace screws.

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==== Step four ====

* Place the SIM card back into the SIM/SSD slot and close.

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Wikipedia: [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asus_ZenFone|Asus Zenfone 4 Max]
* Gadgets 360: [https://gadgets.ndtv.com/asus-zenfone-4-max-4243|Asus Zenfone 4 Max
]
Note: Do not try to force the screwdriver into the screws in their removal for concern about stripping the screws.

[image|1590708]

==== Step two ====

* Remove the SIM/SSD card slot from the device.
* Using a small pin, either the back of an earring or a tack, insert the pointed end into the small slot for the cardholder.
* Using a minor amount of force, push the pin in until the cardholder clicks open. Then remove the pin and the cardholder from the device.

[image|1590688]

==== Step three ====

* In this next step you’ll need a blue opening tool to wedge along the seams of the phone.
* Starting near either of the
* Asus: [https://www.asus.com/us/|Asus Zenfone 4 corners of the device, notice the seam of the case around the front of the device.
* Begin using the opening tool with a moderate amount of force to wedge between the back case and the phone. After getting the opening tool between the seam successfully, gently move it around the edges towards each corner. You will be able to hear and see the back case on each corner come loose until it can be removed.

Note: Do not use an excessive amount of force when prying open the seams, this can damage the casing of the phone and other vital parts.

[image|1590692]

=== Removing the panel ===

==== Step one ====

* Locate the panel below the two cameras on the top left corner of the phone.
* Using a the removable head screwdriver and a PH0 bit, begin removing the single screw by inserting the screw driver and rotating counterclockwise until the panel is detached.
* After this remove the panel and place it off to the side with the exact screw.

[image|1590700]

=== Removing the cameras ===

==== Step one ====

* Using needle nosed tweezers, gently lift the camera out of the phone by pulling on the tab beneath the camera.
Max]
* Begin with the camera on the left and then continue on to the camera on the right. Place them to the side with the detached panel.

[image|1590703]

[image|1590705]

=== Replacing the cameras ===

==== Step One ====

* Using the same needle nosed tweezers, place the new cameras in the empty camera slots. Begin by gently placing the first camera in the righter most side and then place the second camera on the left.
* Make sure the camera is securely placed.

[image|1590701]

==== Step two ====

* Using the removeable head screwdriver with the PH0 bit, screw the detached panel back into its place beneath the cameras by twisting the screw in a clockwise direction.
* Snap the back onto the back of the phone.

[image|1590707]

==== Step three ====

* Using the removeable head screwdriver and the AT3 bit, replace the screws on the bottom of the phone. Turn the screwdriver clockwise to replace screws.

[image|1590691]

==== Step four ====

* Place the SIM card back into the SIM/SSD slot and close.

[image|1590686
Wikipedia: [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asus_ZenFone|Asus Zenfone 4 Max]
* Gadgets 360: [https://gadgets.ndtv.com/asus-zenfone-4-max-4243|Asus Zenfone 4 Max
]

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