Introduction

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

  1. Pry with a plastic opening tool, or your fingernail, in the divot at the bottom left corner of 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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  2. Remove the 11 Phillips #000 screws.
    • 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.

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

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    • 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.

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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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