Flip your device with back panel facing up.
  • Flip your device with back panel facing up.

Unscrew four  Phillips #0 screws from the back panel. Unscrew four  Phillips #0 screws from the back panel. Unscrew four  Phillips #0 screws from the back panel.
  • Unscrew four Phillips #0 screws from the back panel.

Unscrew two Phillips #0 screws from the back panel. Unscrew two Phillips #0 screws from the back panel.
  • Unscrew two Phillips #0 screws from the back panel.

Use a plastic opening tool to pop the right side of the panel. Use a plastic opening tool to pop the right side of the panel.
  • Use a plastic opening tool to pop the right side of the panel.

Lifting the back panel too quickly or forcefully may damage the speaker cable and battery cable, which are still attached underneath.
  • Lifting the back panel too quickly or forcefully may damage the speaker cable and battery cable, which are still attached underneath.

  • Gently lift up the back panel.

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Remove the tape. Unplug the cable for the speaker. Unplug the cable for the speaker.
  • Remove the tape.

  • Unplug the cable for the speaker.

Remove the cable of the battery. Tape removal is not necessary. Tape removal is not necessary.
  • Remove the cable of the battery.

  • Tape removal is not necessary.

Place the back panel gently on the table.
  • Place the back panel gently on the table.

Unscrew four screws in the top left corner  by using  Phillips #0 size screwdriver. Unscrew four screws in the top left corner  by using  Phillips #0 size screwdriver.
  • Unscrew four screws in the top left corner by using Phillips #0 size screwdriver.

Remove all the electrical tapes from different places as indicated. Remove all the electrical tapes from different places as indicated.
  • Remove all the electrical tapes from different places as indicated.

Remove the white clip attached with black and white wires. Carefully remove the clip  by  pulling it to the opposite side from the clip.
  • Remove the white clip attached with black and white wires.

  • Carefully remove the clip by pulling it to the opposite side from the clip.

Unplug the wires by pushing it down and slowly  pulling it towards you. After unplugging the wires, take the motherboard out. After unplugging the wires, take the motherboard out.
  • Unplug the wires by pushing it down and slowly pulling it towards you.

  • After unplugging the wires, take the motherboard out.

Unscrew four Phillips #1 screws. Remove the two metal pieces on two corners. Remove the two metal pieces on two corners.
  • Unscrew four Phillips #1 screws.

  • Remove the two metal pieces on two corners.

Lift touchscreen from the right side. Slide the touch screen out from the top left corner.
  • Lift touchscreen from the right side.

  • Slide the touch screen out from the top left corner.

Place the touchscreen gently on the table.
  • Place the touchscreen gently on the table.

Conclusion

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

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