Introduction

With this phone, the LCD and digitizer are removed together. These can then be separated by heating. If there is a discrepancy with the way images appear on your screen you may have a broken LCD. However, if you are unable to utilize the touchscreen interface then you may have a broken digitizer.

Use the plastic opening tool to pry off back cover by inserting opening tool in the space indicated and pushing down on the handle of the tool.
  • Use the plastic opening tool to pry off back cover by inserting opening tool in the space indicated and pushing down on the handle of the tool.

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Remove the battery after taking off the cover.
  • Remove the battery after taking off the cover.

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Remove eight 4mm and one 5mm Torx screws.
  • Remove eight 4mm and one 5mm Torx screws.

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Use a prying tool to pry off the midframe. Use a prying tool to pry off the midframe.
  • Use a prying tool to pry off the midframe.

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Remove the 4mm Torx screw holding the charging port to the phone.
  • Remove the 4mm Torx screw holding the charging port to the phone.

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Remove the silver bracket holding the charging port in place.
  • Remove the silver bracket holding the charging port in place.

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Use a prying tool to remove the charging port as shown.
  • Use a prying tool to remove the charging port as shown.

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Pry off and remove the back cover Pry off and remove the back cover Pry off and remove the back cover
  • Pry off and remove the back cover

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Remove the 4mm Torx screw.
  • Remove the 4mm Torx screw.

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Remove tabs holding the motherboard to the phone. Remove tabs holding the motherboard to the phone. Remove tabs holding the motherboard to the phone.
  • Remove tabs holding the motherboard to the phone.

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Conclusion

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

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