iPod Touch Gen 1 Replacement Battery

 
 
 
 

iPod Touch Gen 1 Replacement Battery

$15.95

$15.95

Product Details

Features

Features

Batteries die everyday, but unlike Phoenixes, don't look good in red and gold plumage. Find featherless life today with our iPod Touch Gen 1 replacement battery.

Installation requires soldering of battery to logic board.

Fix Kit Contents:

  • New 900 mAh Replacement Battery
  • Small Phillips #00 Screwdriver
  • Plastic Opening Tools
  • Spudger

Additional Required Tools:

 

Compatibility

 

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