Introduction

Designed as a low cost tablet for students in India, Datawind's Ubislate 7CI sells for about $35, to students in India, with the price subsidized by the government. The device is 7.2 by 4.8 by .4 inches (HWD) and weighs 11.2 ounces.

Parts

No parts required.

Be sure to repair your device on a clean surface so you are less likely to lose small parts.
  • Be sure to repair your device on a clean surface so you are less likely to lose small parts.

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Run your prying tool along the front edge of the device to pop off the front cover. Once the halves are separated your device should look like this.
  • Run your prying tool along the front edge of the device to pop off the front cover.

  • Once the halves are separated your device should look like this.

  • (HINT: be careful of the device's small wiring when separating the two halves.

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Remove the black tape. (HINT: be careful not to remove the tablet camera.) Your tablet should look like photo 3 after you have removed the tape.
  • Remove the black tape.

  • (HINT: be careful not to remove the tablet camera.)

  • Your tablet should look like photo 3 after you have removed the tape.

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Pry off the battery, be careful not to break the battery. Use soldering iron or gun to remove the battery from both its attachment points. Use soldering iron or gun to remove the battery from both its attachment points.
  • Pry off the battery, be careful not to break the battery.

  • Use soldering iron or gun to remove the battery from both its attachment points.

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Insert your replacement battery in the same spot as the old battery. Tape battery into place.
  • Insert your replacement battery in the same spot as the old battery.

  • Tape battery into place.

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Solder the new battery to the connection points. Press the back cover on firmly till it clicks
  • Solder the new battery to the connection points.

  • Press the back cover on firmly till it clicks

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Conclusion

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

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On my 7Ci the battery is SFH-HLKJ-204.

Datawind doesn't sale those pieces.

Where can I find one?

What type is it, voltage and so?

THX!

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