Introduction

Use this guide to replace the front camera in your Huawei P8.

First switch off your phone. Remove the trays for the SD card and the SIM card.
  • First switch off your phone.

  • Remove the trays for the SD card and the SIM card.

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Unscrew the two Pentalobe P2 screws located at the bottom next to the device's USB C port. If the screen is cracked you might want to use some tape to protect your eyes from glass shreds and get a better grip to open the phone. Use an iSclack or a suction handle to separate the display unit from the rear panel.
  • Unscrew the two Pentalobe P2 screws located at the bottom next to the device's USB C port.

  • If the screen is cracked you might want to use some tape to protect your eyes from glass shreds and get a better grip to open the phone.

  • Use an iSclack or a suction handle to separate the display unit from the rear panel.

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Unscrew the Phillips #000 screw that holds down the metal clamp covering the front camera connector. Remove the metal clamp covering the flex connector of the front camera.
  • Unscrew the Phillips #000 screw that holds down the metal clamp covering the front camera connector.

  • Remove the metal clamp covering the flex connector of the front camera.

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Unplug the headphone jack and the front camera flex connectors. Remove the front camera. Remove the front camera.
  • Unplug the headphone jack and the front camera flex connectors.

  • Remove the front camera.

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Conclusion

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

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