Introduction

If your battery is not lasting as long as it used to, or not charging, this guide will show you how to replace the battery to increase the longevity of your Polaroid S7.

Insert the flat end of a soft plastic opening tool between the screen and the back cover. Pry the two pieces apart.
  • Insert the flat end of a soft plastic opening tool between the screen and the back cover.

  • Pry the two pieces apart.

  • Take care not to rip the ribbons that connect the screen to the back cover.

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Use a metal spudger to remove the orange sticker.
  • Use a metal spudger to remove the orange sticker.

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Use the screwdriver to remove the 2 x 4 mm Phillips #00 head screws from the blue board located on the lower-right corner of the battery.
  • Use the screwdriver to remove the 2 x 4 mm Phillips #00 head screws from the blue board located on the lower-right corner of the battery.

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Use the metal spudger to remove the three pieces of clear tape adhering from the battery to the blue board. Pry the battery up from the right side.
  • Use the metal spudger to remove the three pieces of clear tape adhering from the battery to the blue board.

  • Pry the battery up from the right side.

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Remove the yellow plastic that covers the battery connector.
  • Remove the yellow plastic that covers the battery connector.

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Use a soldering iron to remove the wires connected to the battery.
  • Use a soldering iron to remove the wires connected to the battery.

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Conclusion

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

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