iPhone 5 Replacement Battery

$24.95

Product code: IF118-001
Apple Part #: 616-0610, 616-0611, 616-0613, 616-0579

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iPhone 5 Replacement Battery

$24.95

Product code: IF118-001
Apple Part #: 616-0610, 616-0611, 616-0613, 616-0579

Product Overview

This battery will only work in an iPhone 5. It will not work in an iPhone 5s or iPhone 5c. Be sure you have identified your iPhone correctly. You can ID Your iPhone here in one quick step.

  • Replace that old, dead, or dying battery with a brand new one!
  • For optimal performance, calibrate your newly installed battery: Drain battery below 10%, then charge uninterrupted to 100%.
  • The Fix Kit includes everything you need to change your iPhone 5 battery.
  • If you do not need the tools, select the Part Only option below.

Fix Kit Contents:

Compatibility

Identify your iPhone

  • All iPhone 5 Models (Not iPhone 5s or 5c)

Product Details

  • Voltage (V): 3.8
  • Watt Hours (Wh): 5.45
  • Capacity (mAh): 1440

$29.95 Fix Kit

 
 

Condition:

New

$24.95 Part Only

 
 

Condition:

New

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Compatibility

iPhone 5
16 GB
32 GB
64 GB
 

Stories

Vincent Winkelman's Story Photo #895405

My Problem

My iPhone 5 wouldn't hold a charge.

My Fix

Lots of tiny screws, but all is well!

My Advice

Don't loose the screws!

My Problem

My battery wouldn't hold a charge.

My Fix

It was very successful and easy to do.

My Advice

I would recommend this to anyone with a failing battery.

My Problem

Original battery was over 2yrs old and died within a few hours of use

My Fix

Very simple!

My Advice

Two things:

1. As others have suggested, when removing the screen, slide the wedge under the case and screen near the headphone jack. Doing this facilitated it the rest of the screen popping up.

2. No need to fully remove the screen when replacing the battery. Although the directions include the section about removing the screen, you can skip this entire part when just replacing the battery.

My Problem

I had just gotten a new phone- an iPhone 5s. Yes, it's now somewhat outdated, but it was new to me. The phone would be at 95% battery life when I left the house, and by the time I arrived to my destination (20 minutes later), it would be alerting me that I had less than 20% battery life left! What. The. Heck.

My Fix

I ordered the iPhone 5 Battery Replacement Kit and it worked like a gem! I felt so independent being able to fix my iPhone without going into an Apple Store! And I saved myself a couple bucks. The only catch was putting the display all the way back into its casing but it wasn't a big deal. Just required a couple extra taps along the edges. The kit said 15 minutes but it took closer to 40 because I mean, I'm not an Apple Guru. I can read though! :)

My Advice

This iFix thing is awesome and I'm glad this service exists! :)

My Problem

Battery wasn't holding its charge.

My Fix

I had ordered a battery replacement from another company first, and the battery didn't work. Then I found iFixit and everything worked as it should have. I would definitely use your company again.

My Advice

Have a clean workspace.

My Problem

Battery was bulging, and the screen had started to lift away from the rest of the phone

My Fix

Great.

My Advice

Don't wait for the screen to bend to the point of eminent failure. Long before then you'll notice the screen has a discoloration where the battery presses into it. That's the first sign you're gonna need to act.

My Problem

No battery life. Apple would not fix it since it was a refurbished.

My Fix

When battery arrived, my wife installed it herself following youtube instructions. I was pleasantly surprised she decided to take on the replacement herself.

My Advice

Zero recharge cycles and a like-new working phone.

My Problem

Battery was just dead; iPhone was working for only a day.

My Fix

I forgot to unscrew the screen and ended up damaging it; had to buy a new one. But the battery was fine and overall the process is very easy.

My Advice

Just be careful and if something does not go easily don't push hard. Try to look around before applying more pressure.

My Problem

The battery in my daughter's phone was going bad; showing 80% and then dropping to 30% over a 2 minute span.

My Fix

It went well. I'm glad I read that you didn't need to remove the three video cables if you felt comfortable supporting the screen while disconnecting and replacing the battery. The less cables I need to disconnect and reconnect, the better.

My Advice

Don't remove the video cables like it shows in the video. Have somebody hold the screen at a less-than-90-degree angle while you swap out the battery.

My Problem

My iPhone 5 has been unable to keep a reliable charge. I am have not been sold on the new handsets on the market and thought I would try to extend the life of this device. So far, that appears to be an accurate statement.

My Fix

It was really easy with the iFixit Tutorial. I did purchase the tool kit so having the pry tool made the process feel much more safe.

My Advice

There were two things that I think were missing from the tutorial.

1. There is a plastic bracket that surrounds the touch screen. Due to the age of my device the plastic bracket was separating from the actual screen towards the bottom. When prying and unclipping the screen from the base, be sure to pry from under the plastic bracket.

2. When reassembling the screen, you must install the screen top first by laying the screen in the rear case and sliding up to the top of the rear case. Not doing this will result in the phone screen not seating properly in the rear case when it is closed.