Introduction

Use this guide to remove the motherboard from your Xiaomi Mi Pad.

  1. Remove the micro SD card slot from the left side of the device using either the metal pin included with the device or a SIM card eject tool.
    • Remove the micro SD card slot from the left side of the device using either the metal pin included with the device or a SIM card eject tool.

  2. Use a plastic opening tool and/or opening pick to gently pry the back panel away from the device.  Work your way around the device, slowly increasing the gap. The back panel has small clips and light adhesive that easily releases from the device.
    • Use a plastic opening tool and/or opening pick to gently pry the back panel away from the device. Work your way around the device, slowly increasing the gap.

    • The back panel has small clips and light adhesive that easily releases from the device.

  3. Remove the twelve 3 mm Phillips #00 screws on the upper cover of the device. Remove the twelve 3 mm Phillips #00 screws on the upper cover of the device.
    • Remove the twelve 3 mm Phillips #00 screws on the upper cover of the device.

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  5. Remove the upper cover from the device.
    • Remove the upper cover from the device.

  6. Remove the two 3.0 mm Phillips #00 screws securing the motherboard to the device.
    • Remove the two 3.0 mm Phillips #00 screws securing the motherboard to the device.

  7. Disconnect the six ribbon cables attached to the motherboard using a plastic opening tool. Disconnect the six ribbon cables attached to the motherboard using a plastic opening tool.
    • Disconnect the six ribbon cables attached to the motherboard using a plastic opening tool.

  8. Carefully remove the motherboard from the device.
    • Carefully remove the motherboard from the device.

Conclusion

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

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