Parts

No parts required.

  1. The first step is to remove the back cover off of the phone. To do this, place both your thumbs on the two top corners of the device and simply pop it off.
    • The first step is to remove the back cover off of the phone. To do this, place both your thumbs on the two top corners of the device and simply pop it off.

  2. To remove the battery, simply use your finger to pry the battery out of its slot.
    • To remove the battery, simply use your finger to pry the battery out of its slot.

  3. Inserting a new battery is as simple as lining up the gold connectors and sliding the battery in text-side down.
    • Inserting a new battery is as simple as lining up the gold connectors and sliding the battery in text-side down.

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  5. Remove the four 5.33mm T5 Torx screws which are located in the corners of the phone. Remove the seven 4.00mm T5 Torx screws that line the phone between the corners.
    • Remove the four 5.33mm T5 Torx screws which are located in the corners of the phone.

    • Remove the seven 4.00mm T5 Torx screws that line the phone between the corners.

  6. To remove the screen from the motherboard, you will need to apply some force until you feel it snap off. If the connectors unhook themselves, don't worry. To remove the screen from the motherboard, you will need to apply some force until you feel it snap off. If the connectors unhook themselves, don't worry.
    • To remove the screen from the motherboard, you will need to apply some force until you feel it snap off. If the connectors unhook themselves, don't worry.

  7. If the connectors are still attached, simply unhook them by lifting the top of the connector with your finger.
    • If the connectors are still attached, simply unhook them by lifting the top of the connector with your finger.

  8. Use a spudger to disconnect the rear-facing camera ribbon cable connector from the motherboard. Remove the camera module by merely picking it up out of its housing slot. Remove the camera module by merely picking it up out of its housing slot.
    • Use a spudger to disconnect the rear-facing camera ribbon cable connector from the motherboard.

    • Remove the camera module by merely picking it up out of its housing slot.

Conclusion

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

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