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Changes to iPhone 7 Plus LCD and Digitizer Replacement Introduction

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Use this guide to replace a cracked or broken screen in an iPhone 7 Plus. This includes removing the front-facing camera and sensor assembly, earpiece speaker, display EMI shield,[https://www.ifixit.com/Guide/iPhone+7+Plus+Front+Camera+and+Sensor+Cable+Replacement/95688|front-facing camera|new_window=true], [https://www.ifixit.com/Guide/iPhone+7+Plus+Earpiece+Speaker+Replacement/95614|earpiece speaker|new_window=true], [https://www.ifixit.com/Guide/iPhone+7+Plus+LCD+Screen+and+Digitizer+Replacement/96109#s177734|LCD shield plate|new_window=true], and home/Touch ID sensor assembly—all of which must be transferred to your new display. For an easier repair, replace the entire display assembly instead by following [https://www.ifixit.com/Guide/iPhone+7+Plus+Display+Assembly+Replacement/67563|this much shorter guide]. [ … ] In either case, it's'''it's important to carefully transfer the original home/Touch ID sensor onto the new display in order for it to function.function.'''
Use this guide to replace a cracked or broken screen in an iPhone 7 Plus. This includes removing the front-facing camera and sensor assembly, earpiece speaker, display EMI shield,[https://www.ifixit.com/Guide/iPhone+7+Plus+Front+Camera+and+Sensor+Cable+Replacement/95688|front-facing camera|new_window=true], [https://www.ifixit.com/Guide/iPhone+7+Plus+Earpiece+Speaker+Replacement/95614|earpiece speaker|new_window=true], [https://www.ifixit.com/Guide/iPhone+7+Plus+LCD+Screen+and+Digitizer+Replacement/96109#s177734|LCD shield plate|new_window=true], and home/Touch ID sensor assembly—all of which must be transferred to your new display. For an easier repair, replace the entire display assembly instead by following [https://www.ifixit.com/Guide/iPhone+7+Plus+Display+Assembly+Replacement/67563|this much shorter guide]. [ … ] In either case, it's'''it's important to carefully transfer the original home/Touch ID sensor onto the new display in order for it to function.function.'''