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Edit by Andrew Optimus Goldheart

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[* black] Removing the battery gives us an immediate view of the motherboard.
[* black] But more importantly, affords quick access to the SIM and microSD slots.
[* black] While this construction means a couple extra steps to eject the cards, it also means fewer moving parts, and an eject mechanism that can never fail.
[* black] [|The turn of a screw|new_window=true], and pry of an opening tool and the ~~motherlode~~motherboard is fully revealed.
[* black] Not a lick of adhesive in sight, just a loudspeaker with pressure contacts [|nestled snugly|new_window=true] into the midframe.
[* black] The midframe also houses a few integrated antennas, also connected via handy, cable-free spring contacts.