This is the back of the device and where you willl begin to take it apart It is necessary to remove the silver piece covering the camera first before removing the bigger back piece. Use the plastic opening tools to pry along the indicated box.
  • This is the back of the device and where you willl begin to take it apart

  • It is necessary to remove the silver piece covering the camera first before removing the bigger back piece.

  • Use the plastic opening tools to pry along the indicated box.

  • Lift up the silver piece to reveal the rest of the back cover.

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Black Friday
Broken doesn't stand a chance.
Unscrew the three 5 mm screws indicated by the red circles with the Philips #00 screwdriver. Using the plastic opening tools pry along the bottom of the device, moving to the sides of the cover to the top. Remove the back cover.
  • Unscrew the three 5 mm screws indicated by the red circles with the Philips #00 screwdriver.

  • Using the plastic opening tools pry along the bottom of the device, moving to the sides of the cover to the top.

  • Remove the back cover.

  • At this point use anti-static gloves or do NOT take it apart on carpet.

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Unscrew the two 2 mm screws indicated by the red circles with the #00 Philips Screwdriver. Starting with the black motherboard connector, remove the module indicated by the red box in the second picture. Replace the microSD port with a similar model.
  • Unscrew the two 2 mm screws indicated by the red circles with the #00 Philips Screwdriver.

  • Starting with the black motherboard connector, remove the module indicated by the red box in the second picture.

  • Replace the microSD port with a similar model.

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Conclusion

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

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Be sure to include screw lengths to the nearest mm on all guides.

Dan Brown - Reply

In this guide, you missed a step on removing the battery.

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