Introduction

This is a simple teardown of the LG G watch R.

This teardown is not a repair guide. To repair your LG G Watch R, use our service manual.

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  • LG G Watch R assembly.

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Image 1/2: Remove the four T4 torx screws (Green). Image 2/2: Carefully pry the base off using a thin flat screw driver
  • First remove the watch band using a small flat screw driver to compress the spring loaded pin.

  • Remove the four T4 torx screws (Green).

  • Carefully pry the base off using a thin flat screw driver

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Image 1/2: Orange - Battery connector Image 2/2: Blue - button and charging connector
  • Disconnect the four electrical connectors from the board

  • Orange - Battery connector

  • Blue - button and charging connector

  • Green - Backlight

  • Purple - O-LED Controller + Mic

  • Remove the three phillips screws securing the board down. Then lift the board off the base

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Image 1/2: The battery can easily be pried out using a small flat head screwdriver. Image 2/2: The battery can easily be pried out using a small flat head screwdriver.
  • The battery is below the board.

  • The battery can easily be pried out using a small flat head screwdriver.

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  • Using a small pliers and a small flat screwdriver the battery housing comes out easily.

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Image 1/3: The screen is glued in. Image 2/3: The screen is glued in. Image 3/3: The screen is glued in.
  • Pictures of the front and back of the 1.3" P-OLED.

  • The screen is glued in.

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Dustin Richards

Member since: 01/20/2015

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Is there a wifi antenna inside the LG G watch R?

Fernando Perez - Reply

Yes, there is a WiFi antenna inside the LG G Watch R, however WiFi functionality was only recently added to the G Watch R in a more recent update via Android Wear.

Mark Fortune -

Are there differences between the UK as US G Watch R?

James Kemble - Reply

Where could I find a battery for replacement?

Thanks in advance.

Fab - Reply

Any tips for what to check if the touchscreen turns on but is non-responsive ?

richard - Reply

Ha lezárt a kijelző de nem tudom a kódot lehet valamit tenni?? :(

ndavidattila - Reply

Hi could you post the watch cradle wiring diagram.

I bought non original cradle, and it only can charge, no data connection

Ippo - Reply

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