Remove the battery cover.
  • Remove the battery cover.

  • It is easiest to start at the charge port opening at the bottom of the phone.

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Remove the battery.
  • Remove the battery.

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Remove 10  1.0 mm screws located on the back of the device.
  • Remove 10 1.0 mm screws located on the back of the device.

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Use a plastic opening tool to separate the rear plastic case carefully.
  • Use a plastic opening tool to separate the rear plastic case carefully.

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Here is the motherboard.
  • Here is the motherboard.

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Use a plastic opening tool to disconnect the camera unit carefully.
  • Use a plastic opening tool to disconnect the camera unit carefully.

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Disconnect and remove rear facing camera.
  • Disconnect and remove rear facing camera.

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Remove the back camera.
  • Remove the back camera.

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Use a plastic opening tool to disconnect the front camera, screen, antenna, and sim card connector.
  • Use a plastic opening tool to disconnect the front camera, screen, antenna, and sim card connector.

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Carefully remove the sim card, and the memory card connector.
  • Carefully remove the sim card, and the memory card connector.

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The sim card, and the memory card connector removed.
  • The sim card, and the memory card connector removed.

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Remove the charging port unit connection carefully.
  • Remove the charging port unit connection carefully.

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Use a plastic opening tool to take out the motherboard.
  • Use a plastic opening tool to take out the motherboard.

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This is the motherboard.
  • This is the motherboard.

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Remove one 1.0 mm screw.
  • Remove one 1.0 mm screw.

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Use a plastic opening tool to remove front glass protector.
  • Use a plastic opening tool to remove front glass protector.

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Use the plastic opening tool to remove front glass cover carefully. Try not to break the connector.
  • Use the plastic opening tool to remove front glass cover carefully. Try not to break the connector.

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Remove the front facing camera.
  • Remove the front facing camera.

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Use the plastic opening tool to carefully remove the home button board. It is attached with double-sided tape.
  • Use the plastic opening tool to carefully remove the home button board. It is attached with double-sided tape.

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Use the plastic opening tool to remove the charging port unit.
  • Use the plastic opening tool to remove the charging port unit.

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You are all set.
  • You are all set.

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Conclusion

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

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