Remove the SD Memory Card before taking the device apart. Using the screwdriver, remove the 10mm Phillips screw that is near the SD Memory Card port. Remove the SD Memory Card before taking the device apart. Using the screwdriver, remove the 10mm Phillips screw that is near the SD Memory Card port.
  • Remove the SD Memory Card before taking the device apart. Using the screwdriver, remove the 10mm Phillips screw that is near the SD Memory Card port.

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Remove the white caps, which are covering the screws that are located on either side of the charging port.
  • Remove the white caps, which are covering the screws that are located on either side of the charging port.

    • You may have to use a low heat blow dryer for 5 to 10 seconds, or other equivalent heat source to loosen the adhesive.

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Continue to unscrew the two 10mm Phillips Screws from the bottom of the device. Continue to unscrew the two 10mm Phillips Screws from the bottom of the device.
  • Continue to unscrew the two 10mm Phillips Screws from the bottom of the device.

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Starting from the bottom and working around, use the prying tool to separate the front cover housing from the back cover housing.
  • Starting from the bottom and working around, use the prying tool to separate the front cover housing from the back cover housing.

    • You will hear a popping sound, indicating the separation.

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Take the back housing cover off of the device. Take the back housing cover off of the device.
  • Take the back housing cover off of the device.

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Using the prying tool, remove the tab that attaches the battery to the motherboard.
  • Using the prying tool, remove the tab that attaches the battery to the motherboard.

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Then remove the battery, using the prying tool in an upward motion. There is an adhesive behind the battery but it is not strong. There is an adhesive behind the battery but it is not strong.
  • Then remove the battery, using the prying tool in an upward motion.

    • There is an adhesive behind the battery but it is not strong.

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Insert the new battery into its position, and reconnect its tab onto the motherboard. Insert the new battery into its position, and reconnect its tab onto the motherboard. Insert the new battery into its position, and reconnect its tab onto the motherboard.
  • Insert the new battery into its position, and reconnect its tab onto the motherboard.

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Now put the rear housing cover on the device, starting from its bottom side, and snap the edges all the way around to close the device.
  • Now put the rear housing cover on the device, starting from its bottom side, and snap the edges all the way around to close the device.

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Lastly, reinsert the screws at the bottom of the device, as well as the screw beside the SD Memory Card port. Lastly, reinsert the screws at the bottom of the device, as well as the screw beside the SD Memory Card port. Lastly, reinsert the screws at the bottom of the device, as well as the screw beside the SD Memory Card port.
  • Lastly, reinsert the screws at the bottom of the device, as well as the screw beside the SD Memory Card port.

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