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  • Open the built-in kickstand.

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Image 1/3: Remove the microSD card slot cover. Image 2/3: Using a Phillips head screwdriver, remove the  three 0.75 mm screws. Image 3/3: Using a Phillips head screwdriver, remove the  three 0.75 mm screws.
  • Remove the sticker located directly under the the built-in kickstand to reveal two 0.75 mm screws.

  • Remove the microSD card slot cover.

  • Using a Phillips head screwdriver, remove the three 0.75 mm screws.

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Image 1/3: Carefully insert the spudger along the seam between the screen and back cover and gently separate the back cover from the device frame. Image 2/3: Continue to detach the backplate from the frame by moving the spudger around the perimeter. Image 3/3: Some force will be required to detach the small plastic braces securing the backplate to the device.
  • Orient the device so the screen is facing you.

  • Carefully insert the spudger along the seam between the screen and back cover and gently separate the back cover from the device frame.

  • Continue to detach the backplate from the frame by moving the spudger around the perimeter.

  • Some force will be required to detach the small plastic braces securing the backplate to the device.

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Image 1/3: Use the J000 screwdriver to remove the screws on the motherboard, the wire cover, and the two speakers. Image 2/3: Disconnect the wifi connector on the motherboard. Image 3/3: Disconnect the wifi connector on the motherboard.
  • Locate the screws in the motherboard the wire cover assembly and the speakers.

  • Use the J000 screwdriver to remove the screws on the motherboard, the wire cover, and the two speakers.

  • Disconnect the wifi connector on the motherboard.

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Image 1/2: Place the spudger in the upper left corner of the motherboard and lift it to separate it from the adhesive strip under it. Image 2/2: Lift away the motherboard.
  • Use the spudger to lift the two speakers up from the small adhesive strip.

  • Place the spudger in the upper left corner of the motherboard and lift it to separate it from the adhesive strip under it.

  • Lift away the motherboard.

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Conclusion

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

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