Introduction

If your phone is having issues holding a charge or the battery doesn't charge, it might be time to replace your phone's battery. Find out how to replace it in this guide

Parts

No parts required.

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

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  • 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.

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

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  • Carefully pull the backplate away from the phone.

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  • Peel away protective the film using your hands.

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Image 1/2: The regular black nylon spudger should be used whenever possible, especially around batteries. Image 2/2: The regular black nylon spudger should be used whenever possible, especially around batteries.
  • Remove any adhesive strips holding the battery in place gently using a fingernail or spudger.

  • The regular black nylon spudger should be used whenever possible, especially around batteries.

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  • Disconnect the orange battery ribbon cable by gently lifting with a spudger.

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Image 1/3: Remove the battery from phone. Image 2/3: Remove the battery from phone. Image 3/3: Remove the battery from phone.
  • Insert a fingernail or spudger into either side of the battery and lift upward.

  • Remove the battery from phone.

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Conclusion

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

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Where to buy such battery?

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