Introduction

The following guide explains how to replace the display.

Insert a plastic opening tool between the seams of the device and pry the back cover away from the phone. Remove the battery and simcard.
  • Insert a plastic opening tool between the seams of the device and pry the back cover away from the phone.

  • Remove the battery and simcard.

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Remove twelve 3mm screws (with the phillips head 000) around frame and near sim and sd cards.
  • Remove twelve 3mm screws (with the phillips head 000) around frame and near sim and sd cards.

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Remove bottom plate where the charger port is located.
  • Remove bottom plate where the charger port is located.

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Insert a plastic opening tool between the seams of the device and apply some pressure to lift off the cover. Insert a plastic opening tool between the seams of the device and apply some pressure to lift off the cover.
  • Insert a plastic opening tool between the seams of the device and apply some pressure to lift off the cover.

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Flip over to the face of the device. Lift off glass screen (display).
  • Flip over to the face of the device.

  • Lift off glass screen (display).

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Conclusion

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

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Great tutorial as always on ifixit. Just be mindful of the top clip holding the glass bevel as it can be tricky and is close to circuitry.

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Im miles i great this ifixit i'm beginner

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