Translating step 12
After enough poking and prying to earn ourselves certification as plastic surgeons, we finally gently yank out the logic board!
As in the iPod Touch 5th Generation, many of the important components—including the battery, Lightning connector, and volume controls—are soldered to the logic board.
With the logic board gone, the rear case is left all alone with no friends to keep it company. It's not easy being green, you know.