Introduction

When completing this guide, remember the front buttons are flimsy so handle with care.

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  • Unscrew two 5 mm Phillips #00 screws using a Phillips #00 screwdriver located on the bottom of the back of the device.

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  • Using a plastic opening tool, loosen the bottom portion of device.

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  • Using a plastic opening tool, loosen the top panel of the device.

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  • Remove two 3 mm Philips #00 screws using a Phillips #00 screwdriver located on the portion under the top panel of the device.

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  • Remove back plate from device.

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  • Peel back layer of tape.

  • Remove processor located below tape and down from the battery using tweezers and spudger.

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  • Using a prying tool, slide tool under the top portion of the battery.

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  • Remove sticker from battery connection.

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  • Use a soldering iron to remove wires from both red and black terminals.

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  • Remove plastic USB cover using tweezers and spudger.

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  • Unscrew two 2 mm Philips #00 screws using a Phillips #00 screwdriver located on the top corners of the device.

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  • Remove plastic protective plate at top of device using tweezers and spudger.

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  • Remove plastic protective frame located over the motherboard using tweezers and spudger.

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  • Remove screen connection from motherboard using tweezers and spudger.

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  • Remove two 3 mm Philips #00 screws at the bottom sides and two 1 mm Philips #00 screws at top sides of the device using a Phillips #00 screwdriver.

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  • Using a Phillips #00 screwdriver, unscrew two 2 mm Philips #00 screws and remove motherboard from device using tweezers and prying tool.

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  • Disconnect metal plate from front panel of device using tweezers.

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  • Using a prying tool, remove screen from metal back plate.

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  • Ensure that button connection is completely separated from the buttons.

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  • Remove buttons from front display panel by pushing button display from the front of the device

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Conclusion

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

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