Introduction

Before continuing, make sure the device is powered down. Also make sure that the battery and back casing are removed.

Parts

No parts required.

To remove the back, insert thumbnail into MicroUSB port, and pull up to loosen back. Use nail to loosen case on all four sides. Once loose, remove back case.
  • To remove the back, insert thumbnail into MicroUSB port, and pull up to loosen back.

  • Use nail to loosen case on all four sides. Once loose, remove back case.

Insert thumbnail into tab below battery.
  • Insert thumbnail into tab below battery.

  • Pull away from phone and remove.

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Once the back cover and battery are removed, use the Phillips #J000  screwdriver to remove all 11 screws located around the plastic midframe. Once the back cover and battery are removed, use the Phillips #J000  screwdriver to remove all 11 screws located around the plastic midframe.
  • Once the back cover and battery are removed, use the Phillips #J000 screwdriver to remove all 11 screws located around the plastic midframe.

Using the plastic opening tool, carefully pry and separate the plastic midframe from the rest of the phone.
  • Using the plastic opening tool, carefully pry and separate the plastic midframe from the rest of the phone.

Locate the rear facing camera.
  • Locate the rear facing camera.

  • Using the plastic opening tool, pry apart the cable from where it connects to the phone.

After removing the ribbon cable, the camera should be easy to remove with your fingers. Remove the rear facing camera.
  • After removing the ribbon cable, the camera should be easy to remove with your fingers. Remove the rear facing camera.

Conclusion

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

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