Introduction

Use this guide to remove the battery in order to access other parts of the phone.

Tools

No tools required.

Parts

No parts required.

On the back panel of the phone, find the slot that is on the top left side next to the flashlight.
  • On the back panel of the phone, find the slot that is on the top left side next to the flashlight.

  • Insert your fingernail or prying tool into the slot and lift up to slightly open the top left corner of the back panel.

  • Slide your fingernail or prying tool around the outer edge of the back panel to fully release it from the phone.

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Make sure the device is powered down before moving forward.
  • Make sure the device is powered down before moving forward.

  • Since the NFC antenna is glued to the battery, make sure the replacement also includes one.

  • Locate the slot at the base of the battery and insert your thumb.

  • Push slightly toward the battery and out, away from the phone to free the battery.

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Conclusion

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

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Not even a full picture of the battery agh! I need to know if I can use note 4 battery

Alex Andrei - Reply

Please also make sure that replacing the battery with a cheap knock off will disable NFC since the antenna is glued to the battery.

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