Introduction

Learn how to access the phone interior in this crucial backplate disassembly guide

Parts

No parts required.

Remove the 4.9 mm torx head screws located on the camera plate on the back of the phone Remove the 4.9 mm torx head screws located on the camera plate on the back of the phone
  • Remove the 4.9 mm torx head screws located on the camera plate on the back of the phone

Remove the 3.65 mm Torx head screws at the bottom of the phone.
  • Remove the 3.65 mm Torx head screws at the bottom of the phone.

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Remove the SIM card tray by pushing a pin into the hole on the side of the phone. Remove the SIM card tray by pushing a pin into the hole on the side of the phone.
  • Remove the SIM card tray by pushing a pin into the hole on the side of the phone.

Push the Spudger along the gap between the phone and the backplate to separate them. Push the Spudger along the gap between the phone and the backplate to separate them.
  • Push the Spudger along the gap between the phone and the backplate to separate them.

Carefully pull the backplate away from the phone.
  • Carefully pull the backplate away from the phone.

Conclusion

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

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