Introduction

In this guide you will be shown how to effectively replace the front camera on your device.

Pry with a plastic opening tool, or your fingernail, in the divot at the bottom left corner of the phone. Lift the rear case by the corner nearest the divot and remove it from the phone.
  • Pry with a plastic opening tool, or your fingernail, in the divot at the bottom left corner of the phone.

  • Lift the rear case by the corner nearest the divot and remove it from the phone.

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Remove the 11 Phillips #000 screws. The midframe should lift free. The midframe should lift free.
  • Remove the 11 Phillips #000 screws.

  • The midframe should lift free.

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Use the tip of a spudger to pull back the yellow tape covering the battery connector. Use a pair of tweezers to pull the battery connector from its port.
  • Use the tip of a spudger to pull back the yellow tape covering the battery connector.

  • Use a pair of tweezers to pull the battery connector from its port.

  • Be careful not to tear the battery from its connection.

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Carefully remove the motherboard from the rest of the phone.
  • Carefully remove the motherboard from the rest of the phone.

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Use a pair of tweezers to disconnect and remove the front facing camera from the motherboard. Use a pair of tweezers to disconnect and remove the front facing camera from the motherboard.
  • Use a pair of tweezers to disconnect and remove the front facing camera from the motherboard.

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Conclusion

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

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ismail - Reply

I paid for a phone to capture precious moments, & the pictures are horrible, how can this be fixed??? This is wrong on all levels, I feel that we should be able to try any phone out before purchasing, so we know what we are buying, I'm returning my phone & wouldn't recommend this brand to anyone.

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