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[* green] Many components are modular and can easily be replaced once the display assembly is removed.
[* green] The battery has a removal tab and is adhered by a modest amount of adhesive, making its removal painless.
[* green] All of the screws are T5 Torx screws.
[* red] For not being waterproof, theThe opening procedure requires prying up a very thin and poorly supported display assembly ismaking it extremely difficult to removeopen the phone without damaging the glass panel or OLED displaydamage.
[* red] In addition to screws, the midframe is secured by snug press fit notches that make its removalremoval, and subsequent repairs, laborious.
[* red] For not being waterproof, theThe opening procedure requires prying up a very thin and poorly supported display assembly ismaking it extremely difficult to removeopen the phone without damaging the glass panel or OLED displaydamage.
[* red] In addition to screws, the midframe is secured by snug press fit notches that make its removalremoval, and subsequent repairs, laborious.