Introduction

This guide will show you how to replace the camera in case it breaks or no longer works.

Remove the back cover of the phone to expose the phone's mid-frame.
  • Remove the back cover of the phone to expose the phone's mid-frame.

Pry the battery up and out of the phone.
  • Pry the battery up and out of the phone.

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Lift the battery out of the phone.
  • Lift the battery out of the phone.

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Use the Phillips Head 00 screw driver to unscrew the seven 0.1mm screws along the perimeter of the phone's mid frame.
  • Use the Phillips Head 00 screw driver to unscrew the seven 0.1mm screws along the perimeter of the phone's mid frame.

Wedge the flat end of the spudger between the mid frame and the digitizer. Wedge the flat end of the spudger between the mid frame and the digitizer. Wedge the flat end of the spudger between the mid frame and the digitizer.
  • Wedge the flat end of the spudger between the mid frame and the digitizer.

Gently pry the mid frame away from the rest of the phone to expose the motherboard. Gently pry the mid frame away from the rest of the phone to expose the motherboard. Gently pry the mid frame away from the rest of the phone to expose the motherboard.
  • Gently pry the mid frame away from the rest of the phone to expose the motherboard.

Use the tweezers to grip the back facing camera. Gently pull until the camera is completely removed from the motherboard. Use the tweezers to grip the back facing camera. Gently pull until the camera is completely removed from the motherboard. Use the tweezers to grip the back facing camera. Gently pull until the camera is completely removed from the motherboard.
  • Use the tweezers to grip the back facing camera. Gently pull until the camera is completely removed from the motherboard.

Conclusion

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

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