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Introduction

Since the release of iPhone X, OLED screen has been adopted as a refreshing feature for Apple, both now and in the future. The mature iPhone OLED broken screen refurbishing technology is therefore especially important for repair shops all around the world.

This guide demonstrates the process of repairing an iPhone X cracked screen by replacing only the glass portion, also known as display refurbishing.

Video Overview

  1. Function test – Display; Touch; 3D Touch. All going well.
    • Function test – Display; Touch; 3D Touch. All going well.

  2. Place the iPhone X Screen on the Heat Platform. The first step is cutting out the top bracket with Cutting Nipper. Then remove bezel slowly with Pry Piece and Glue Cleaner.
    • Place the iPhone X Screen on the Heat Platform. The first step is cutting out the top bracket with Cutting Nipper.

    • Then remove bezel slowly with Pry Piece and Glue Cleaner.

    • Be careful with flex cables when removing bezel in the flex cable area.

  3. Stick adhesive tape on the broken glass lens to prevent further damage.
    • Stick adhesive tape on the broken glass lens to prevent further damage.

    • Then place the iPhone X OLED Screen Assembly on the Heat Platform, separate the glass lens from OLED with Cutting Wire back and forth.

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  5. There are two kinds of way to remove residual glue. One with hands, the other one  with the Electric Glue Removing Tool. Once done, clean with N-hexane.
    • There are two kinds of way to remove residual glue. One with hands, the other one with the Electric Glue Removing Tool. Once done, clean with N-hexane.

  6. There are two steps in this process: Glass Laminating and LCD Laminating with Laminating machine. The OCA should be laminated to the glass lens at first. Then we need to laminate the OCA attached glass lens to the OLED screen, the same process as Glass Laminating.
    • There are two steps in this process: Glass Laminating and LCD Laminating with Laminating machine. The OCA should be laminated to the glass lens at first.

    • Then we need to laminate the OCA attached glass lens to the OLED screen, the same process as Glass Laminating.

  7. Put the screen into Bubble Removing Machine for 10 minutes. Once finished, take out the screen.
    • Put the screen into Bubble Removing Machine for 10 minutes. Once finished, take out the screen.

  8. Prepare a new iPhone X bezel and apply the bezel glue.
    • Prepare a new iPhone X bezel and apply the bezel glue.

    • Tips:Apply pressure to fit the OLED screen with the bezel.

  9. Buckle the screen and power on. Run function test – Display; Touch; 3D Touch.
    • Buckle the screen and power on. Run function test – Display; Touch; 3D Touch.

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