Introduction

Use this guide to remove the back cover of your tablet and replace the battery. Make sure your tablet is turned off before disassembling your device.

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  • Place your tablet on a flat surface with the screen facing down.

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Image 1/2: The border snaps into place, so don't be too worried if you hear a cracking noise while prying it off. Image 2/2: The border snaps into place, so don't be too worried if you hear a cracking noise while prying it off.
  • Using a plastic opening tool, pry off the plastic border by inserting it in the space between the green bumper and the white plastic on the edge of the tablet.

  • The border snaps into place, so don't be too worried if you hear a cracking noise while prying it off.

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  • Remove the 11 Phillips screws (8.0 mm) located around the edge of the back cover with a Phillips screwdriver.

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  • Pull the back cover off of your device.

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Image 1/3: The battery is held in place by an adhesive strip, so it can be difficult to pry off. Image 2/3: The battery is held in place by an adhesive strip, so it can be difficult to pry off. Image 3/3: The battery is held in place by an adhesive strip, so it can be difficult to pry off.
  • Wedge a plastic opening tool underneath the battery and lift the battery up.

  • The battery is held in place by an adhesive strip, so it can be difficult to pry off.

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  • The battery has red, black, and white wires that are all connected to the motherboard through a plastic clip. Unplug this plastic clip to fully remove the battery from your device.

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Conclusion

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

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