Introduction

Before continuing make sure you power down your device and work in a clean area. Also wear a static band to prevent damages to your device.

Remove the back cover using the thumb tab located on the bottom of the phone.
  • Remove the back cover using the thumb tab located on the bottom of the phone.

Remove the battery using the thumb tab. Remove the battery using the thumb tab.
  • Remove the battery using the thumb tab.

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Using a T4 Torx driver, remove the eight 4 mm back panel screws. Using a T4 Torx driver, remove the eight 4 mm back panel screws.
  • Using a T4 Torx driver, remove the eight 4 mm back panel screws.

Use a plastic opening tool to open the phone along the sides between the front panel and the chrome trim. It is held together by small clips that lock in. You may have to use extra force to unlock them. Go around on all sides of the phone, unlocking the clips. Then pull the back panel off.
  • Use a plastic opening tool to open the phone along the sides between the front panel and the chrome trim.

  • It is held together by small clips that lock in. You may have to use extra force to unlock them.

  • Go around on all sides of the phone, unlocking the clips. Then pull the back panel off.

Gently lift the SD & SIM card board (PCB) as shown. There is a ribbon cable attached underneath. Gently pull the PCB board away from the phone and it will detach easily.
  • Gently lift the SD & SIM card board (PCB) as shown.

  • There is a ribbon cable attached underneath. Gently pull the PCB board away from the phone and it will detach easily.

Conclusion

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

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