Introduction

If your device is not powering on or it frequently overheats, your battery probably needs replacement. For this, you will need a Phillips #00 screwdriver and a thin metal spudger to easily remove the battery.

Make sure the device is powered off. Open media port cover at the top of the tablet.
  • Make sure the device is powered off.

  • Open media port cover at the top of the tablet.

  • Use the Phillips #00 screwdriver to remove the 1 mm screw.

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Using the metal spudger, carefully pry open the back cover. Using the metal spudger, carefully pry open the back cover. Using the metal spudger, carefully pry open the back cover.
  • Using the metal spudger, carefully pry open the back cover.

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Remove small section of grey tape.
  • Remove small section of grey tape.

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Unplug the connection cord from the motherboard. Unplug the connection cord from the motherboard.
  • Unplug the connection cord from the motherboard.

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Try to remove the battery by pulling on the blue tabs. If unsuccessful, use the black plastic spudger to gently break the glue bonds underneath and pull up to remove the battery. Be very cautious not to puncture or bend the battery.
  • Try to remove the battery by pulling on the blue tabs.

  • If unsuccessful, use the black plastic spudger to gently break the glue bonds underneath and pull up to remove the battery.

  • Be very cautious not to puncture or bend the battery.

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Conclusion

To reassemble your device, follow these instructions in reverse order.

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