Introduction

In order to reach the rear speaker, the back of the tablet must be removed. This guide requires basic knowledge of soldering.

Remove these four 4 mm Phillips #00 screws. Remove these four 4 mm Phillips #00 screws.
  • Remove these four 4 mm Phillips #00 screws.

Run a spudger tool around the edge of the screen to loosen it and begin to pry upward. The screen will be able to be removed once you see it pop up like it has in the photo.
  • Run a spudger tool around the edge of the screen to loosen it and begin to pry upward.

  • The screen will be able to be removed once you see it pop up like it has in the photo.

  • There are wires attached to the back cover and screen so be careful not to pull them apart.

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With a soldering iron, remove the wires from the circuit board. Due to the size of the wires, tweezers may be necessary. Due to the size of the wires, tweezers may be necessary.
  • With a soldering iron, remove the wires from the circuit board.

  • Due to the size of the wires, tweezers may be necessary.

Use a metal spudger to pry out the speakers from its housing.
  • Use a metal spudger to pry out the speakers from its housing.

Conclusion

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

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