Introduction

This guide will show you how to remove the rear camera module from the Samsung Gear 360. Like the front camera, this module can be removed by completing a tear-down of the device, and unscrewing the module from there.

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  • Twist silver ring on the lens counter-clockwise with force to remove it.

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  • Insert a small flathead screwdriver into marked slot on camera lens and pry off camera lens cover.

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Image 1/2: Repeat for the back side of the camera. Image 2/2: Repeat for the back side of the camera.
  • Using a PH00 screwdriver head, remove all Phillips #00 0.75 mm screws on the front of the camera.

  • Repeat for the back side of the camera.

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  • Peel off the black rubber located on the bottom of the device using your hand or a small flathead screwdriver.

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  • Once the black rubber has been removed, unscrew all Phillips #00 0.75 mm screws on the bottom of the device using a PH00 screwdriver head.

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  • Using a plastic opening tool, pry the tripod mount off the device.

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  • Using both hands, carefully remove the right cover off the camera body.

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  • To remove the left cover of the camera body, lift the left cover using a small flathead screwdriver and pull it off.

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Image 1/2: Repeat for both sides of the camera. Image 2/2: Repeat for both sides of the camera.
  • Once the camera body has been removed, lift and pull off the metal support ring using a small flathead screwdriver.

  • Repeat for both sides of the camera.

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  • Remove all Phillips #00 0.75 mm screws from the body of the camera using a PH00 screwdriver head.

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  • Carefully lift the three sensors off using a plastic opening tool and pull them aside.

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  • Carefully use a plastic opening tool to separate the gray case from the black case on the device.

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  • Insert a plastic removal tool underneath the four sensors on the motherboard to fully separate the camera case.

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  • Within the grey half of the case, unscrew both Phillips #00 0.75 mm screws located on the metal plate using PH00 screwdriver.

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  • Once the screws have been removed, remove the metal plate.

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  • Using a PH000 screwdriver head, remove the both Phillips #000 0.75 mm screws on the grey case.

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  • Using a plastic opening tool, remove the plastic cover underneath the rear camera

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  • Gently remove the rear camera module by using a plastic opening tool and lifting the module.

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Conclusion

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

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number datasheet sensor camera?

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