Introduction

This guide shows you how to remove a broken camera and install a new camera.

push down the back cover of the phone, then take it out.
  • push down the back cover of the phone, then take it out.

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Remove the battery
  • Remove the battery

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Remove the (2) 4.1 mm screws on screen.
  • Remove the (2) 4.1 mm screws on screen.

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Remove front outside casing with plastic opening tools. Remove front outside casing with plastic opening tools. Remove front outside casing with plastic opening tools.
  • Remove front outside casing with plastic opening tools.

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Black Friday
Broken doesn't stand a chance.
Use tweezers to remove the camera from its holding slot.
  • Use tweezers to remove the camera from its holding slot.

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Use a plastic opening tool to lift the tab that holds the camera ribbon in place.
  • Use a plastic opening tool to lift the tab that holds the camera ribbon in place.

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Use tweezers to remove the camera.
  • Use tweezers to remove the camera.

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Slide ribbon of new camera under the same tab.
  • Slide ribbon of new camera under the same tab.

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Close the tab down onto the new camera ribbon.
  • Close the tab down onto the new camera ribbon.

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Use tweezers to put the new camera into the camera slot that previously held the old camera.
  • Use tweezers to put the new camera into the camera slot that previously held the old camera.

  • WARNING: Do not touch the camera lens as it will easily scratch or smudge.

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Conclusion

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

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