Open the built-in kickstand.
  • Open the built-in kickstand.

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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.
  • 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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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.
  • 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.

On some models there is glue pad under the sim/sdcard tray.

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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.
  • 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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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.
  • 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.

Be sure to disconnect all the ribbon cables from the mainboard before lifting it out.

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Conclusion

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

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