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Changes to Samsung Galaxy Buds Battery Replacement Introduction

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Introduction
Follow these steps to replace the battery in one of your Samsung Galaxy Buds earbuds. The photos for this guide were taken with the right earbud, but the procedure is the same for both buds. [ … ] If your battery is swollen, [[What to do with a swollen battery|take appropriate precautions|new_window=true]]. [ … ] Galaxy Buds are rated IPX2 for ingress-resistance, meaning they are splash resistant. After this repair, they will be less splash-resistant, so sweat carefully!
Follow these steps to replace the battery in one of your Samsung Galaxy Buds earbuds. The photos for this guide were taken with the right earbud, but the procedure is the same for both buds. [ … ] If your battery is swollen, [[What to do with a swollen battery|take appropriate precautions|new_window=true]]. [ … ] Galaxy Buds are rated IPX2 for ingress-resistance, meaning they are splash resistant. After this repair, they will be less splash-resistant, so sweat carefully!
Conclusion
the residual original adhesive. [ … ] For optimal performance, calibrate your newly installed battery: Charge it to 100% and keep charging it for at least 2 more hours. Then use your device until it shuts off due to low battery. Finally, charge it uninterrupted back to 100%. [ … ] Take your e-waste to an [[E-Waste|R2 or e-Stewards certified recycler|new_window=true]]. [ … ] Repair didn’t go as planned? Check out our Galaxy Buds [https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/Device/Samsung%20Galaxy%20Buds|Answers community] for troubleshooting help.
the residual original adhesive. [ … ] For optimal performance, calibrate your newly installed battery: Charge it to 100% and keep charging it for at least 2 more hours. Then use your device until it shuts off due to low battery. Finally, charge it uninterrupted back to 100%. [ … ] Take your e-waste to an [[E-Waste|R2 or e-Stewards certified recycler|new_window=true]]. [ … ] Repair didn’t go as planned? Check out our Galaxy Buds [https://www.ifixit.com/Answers/Device/Samsung%20Galaxy%20Buds|Answers community] for troubleshooting help.

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