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Introduction

You will take apart the camera case to access the circuit board after removing the battery. Be ready to handle small parts and screws.

  1. Disassembling Sony Action Cam HDR-AS15 Circuit Board, Getting to the Battery: step 1, image 1 of 1
    • To access the battery, gently pry open the rear cover of the action cam.

  2. Disassembling Sony Action Cam HDR-AS15 Circuit Board, Removing the Battery Tray: step 2, image 1 of 2 Disassembling Sony Action Cam HDR-AS15 Circuit Board, Removing the Battery Tray: step 2, image 2 of 2
    • Using a pair of tweezers, firmly grip the protrusion where the PULL signifies and remove the tray and battery.

  3. Disassembling Sony Action Cam HDR-AS15 Circuit Board, Taking off the screws and bottom plate: step 3, image 1 of 3 Disassembling Sony Action Cam HDR-AS15 Circuit Board, Taking off the screws and bottom plate: step 3, image 2 of 3 Disassembling Sony Action Cam HDR-AS15 Circuit Board, Taking off the screws and bottom plate: step 3, image 3 of 3
    • Open the bottom tab with your finger or a plastic opening tool.

    • Pull the tab out, not up, to remove it completely.

    • Remove the two screws indicated by the second photo.

    • Once the screws are removed, extract the plastic plate as shown in the third photo.

  4. Disassembling Sony Action Cam HDR-AS15 Circuit Board, Extracting the Electronics: step 4, image 1 of 1
    • Separate the outer casing from the electronics by pushing on one of the ports toward the back end of the case. The electronics should slide right out.

  5. Disassembling Sony Action Cam HDR-AS15 Circuit Board, Exposing the circuit board: step 5, image 1 of 2 Disassembling Sony Action Cam HDR-AS15 Circuit Board, Exposing the circuit board: step 5, image 2 of 2
    • Remove the two 1/4 in. Phillips screws on the LCD side of the device using a #00 Phillips head screwdriver.

    • Flip the LCD display downward to reveal the circuit board.

Conclusion

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

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