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.

  1. 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.

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

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

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

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

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

  9. 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

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

  11. 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.

Conclusion

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

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