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Introduction

This guide will teach how to replace the motherboard in your Samsung Galaxy 10.1 2014 edition.

    • Using the nylon spudger or plastic opening tool along the edges of the screen, separate the back case off of the device.

    • If possible, consider using the black nylon spudger for a gentler separation.

  1. Remove the three 3mm screws on the top right side of the device with the Phillips PH000 screw head. Remove the one 3mm screw on the top left side of the device with the same method.
    • Remove the three 3mm screws on the top right side of the device with the Phillips PH000 screw head.

    • Remove the one 3mm screw on the top left side of the device with the same method.

  2. Remove the gray rubber piece. Use a spudger or fingernail to disconnect the blue antenna cable from the motherboard. Remove the right speaker unit.
    • Remove the gray rubber piece.

    • Use a spudger or fingernail to disconnect the blue antenna cable from the motherboard.

    • Remove the right speaker unit.

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  4. Remove the loudspeaker modules located on the parts where the screws were removed by using the black nylon spudger. They are the black pieces at the top left and right corners of the device that have metal squares on them in the middle. They are the black pieces at the top left and right corners of the device that have metal squares on them in the middle.
    • Remove the loudspeaker modules located on the parts where the screws were removed by using the black nylon spudger.

    • They are the black pieces at the top left and right corners of the device that have metal squares on them in the middle.

  5. Place your finger on the thin black bar at the end of the ribbon tape and flip each one up.
    • Place your finger on the thin black bar at the end of the ribbon tape and flip each one up.

    • Gently pull the ribbon tape on the battery away from the bar. Repeat this process for the second ribbon tape.

  6. Remove the six 3mm screws around the battery with the Phillips PH000 screwdriver.
    • Lift up the battery from the bottom and situate the black nylon spudger underneath the battery.

    • Use the black nylon spudger to disconnect the multi-colored wires from the rest of the device.

  7. Disconnect all cables on the motherboard. See our connector guide for help safely disconnecting various types of connectors. See our connector guide for help safely disconnecting various types of connectors.
    • Disconnect all cables on the motherboard.

    • See our connector guide for help safely disconnecting various types of connectors.

  8. Use the black nylon spudger to gently lift the motherboard away from the frame. Remove the motherboard. Remove the motherboard.
    • Use the black nylon spudger to gently lift the motherboard away from the frame.

    • Remove the motherboard.

Conclusion

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

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4 Comments

pls how do i get a motherboard to fix my samsung galaxy tab 10.1 2014 version

joshua - Reply

hi. i have one of this tablets and i need a ic guide for it. something like this link :

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 Teardown

this like is for galaxy note 10.1 2012 but i need it for 2014 (SM-P601).

any documents or files to help me recognize which Chip do what ?

Amir Hoseini - Reply

Can I use this motherboard with Galaxy note 10.1 GT-N8000 ? Plz reply fast

لونا العروي - Reply

Can I use this motherboard with Galaxy Note 10.1 GT-N8000 ? Plz reply fast

لونا العروي - Reply

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