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Edit by Evan Noronha

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[title] Final Thoughts
[* 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] The opening procedure requires prying up a very thin and poorly supportedthin, poorly-supported display assembly making it extremely difficult to open the phone without damage.
[* red] In addition to screws, the midframe is secured by snug press fitsnug, press-fit notches that make its removal, andremoval (and subsequent repairs,repairs) laborious.
[* red] The opening procedure requires prying up a very thin and poorly supportedthin, poorly-supported display assembly making it extremely difficult to open the phone without damage.
[* red] In addition to screws, the midframe is secured by snug press fitsnug, press-fit notches that make its removal, andremoval (and subsequent repairs,repairs) laborious.