Introduction

This guide will teach you how to remove the back and replace the battery on the Verizon Ellipsis 7 tablet. A prying tool is required to remove the back plate of the phone, and the process is not very hazardous. This could be useful to replace a faulty battery or if you have multiple batteries to keep your device running on the go.

Parts

No parts required.

Image 1/3: Remove the SIM card from the device to prevent damage. Image 2/3: To remove the SIM card, open the SIM card cover on the side of the device. Image 3/3: Push SIM card in and then pull out after hearing a click.
  • Power down device by holding down the power button until the screen goes black.

  • Remove the SIM card from the device to prevent damage.

    • To remove the SIM card, open the SIM card cover on the side of the device.

    • Push SIM card in and then pull out after hearing a click.

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Image 1/2: Pry open the back cover carefully with a plastic opening tool. Image 2/2: Use the opening tool to disconnect the cover completely.  Do not attempt to pull the back cover off with your hands.
  • Take off the back panel.

    • Pry open the back cover carefully with a plastic opening tool.

    • Use the opening tool to disconnect the cover completely. Do not attempt to pull the back cover off with your hands.

  • Be sure to pry open all sides of the device. Attempting to take off the back cover when part of it is attached may snap the cover.

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Image 1/3: Disconnect the ribbon cable connecting the charging port board to the motherboard using tweezers. Image 2/3: Use the tweezers to grab the sides of  black, plastic connector.  Do not grab from the wires or try to wedge it out from the bottom. Image 3/3: Be extremely careful when disconnecting the ribbon cable. It is very delicate.
  • Remove the charging (micro-USB) port by unscrewing the indicated screws using the Phillips #00 screwdriver.

  • Disconnect the ribbon cable connecting the charging port board to the motherboard using tweezers.

    • Use the tweezers to grab the sides of black, plastic connector. Do not grab from the wires or try to wedge it out from the bottom.

  • Be extremely careful when disconnecting the ribbon cable. It is very delicate.

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Conclusion

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

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