Introduction

This guide will illustrate how to replace the battery.

Remove the two 5mm screws from the bottom of the device using a Phillips #000 screwdriver. Remove the two 5mm screws from the bottom of the device using a Phillips #000 screwdriver.
  • Remove the two 5mm screws from the bottom of the device using a Phillips #000 screwdriver.

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Place the plastic opening tool between the case and the screen. Slide the tool clockwise around the case until all the clips are removed. Do not completely separate the case from the screen because  there is a wire connecting the motherboard to the speaker.
  • Place the plastic opening tool between the case and the screen.

  • Slide the tool clockwise around the case until all the clips are removed.

  • Do not completely separate the case from the screen because there is a wire connecting the motherboard to the speaker.

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Desolder the two wires that connect the battery to the motherboard. Learn more about soldering with this soldering technique guide. Using the blue plastic opening tool, lift the battery away from the device.
  • Desolder the two wires that connect the battery to the motherboard.

  • Learn more about soldering with this soldering technique guide.

  • Using the blue plastic opening tool, lift the battery away from the device.

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Conclusion

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

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