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This teardown is not a repair guide. To repair your OnePlus 5, use our service manual.

    Final Thoughts
    • There are no proprietary screws.
    • The OnePlus 5’s display is held on by easy to dispatch reusable plastic clips.
    • Most components such as the cameras and USBC/headphone jack flex cable are modular and easy to access.
    • The battery has a pull tab making removal easy, but the motherboard must be removed to access it.
    • The display and glass are fused and the home button is integrated into the display assembly making repair of all three of these parts more complicated and expensive.
    Repairability Score
    Repairability 7 out of 10
    (10 is easiest to repair)


Wow!! it is good, thank you.

Kaye - Reply

Wonderful video as usual. If one were to take theirs apart would it be as 'tight' once it was back together?

I think the buttons edges are a little sharp and I'm tempted to take it apart to put a little bevel on them.

I'd like it if the screen didn't end up being loose or have gaps around the back cover.

David - Reply

Is there an audio DAC founded? Can you tell us wich is it?

David Sepúlveda - Reply

The Snapdragon 835 has a built in DAC+amp with up to 4W output.

George A. -

for those who dont have yootube and chance of a standard layout detaillng this teardown...?

P Stephenson - Reply

Link for screen please? My screen is broken and I need one but can't find the screen for OnePlus 5 in iFixit store!

Cheikh Alyounis - Reply

I appreciate the video, but I like ifixit for the manual-like write-ups. If I am ever unfortunate enough to have to tear mine down, I will make one.

Zack Westlie - Reply

Is there a +5V point on the board that is equivalent to the +5V from the charging port? Asking to decide whether or not we can solder a qi wireless coil in.

Azrudi Mustapha - Reply

my power button broken. the phone kept on off and on by itself

Azriff Reza - Reply

mine the power button gave way.. the phone kept on on and off by itself

Azriff Reza - Reply

I have a problem with my wifi conections form Oneplus 5 …where is the wifi positioned in the phone? please help..

DouaPuncte G - Reply

Is the 5T equally easy to repair? Or harder?

Suchiththa Wickremesooriya - Reply

Is there a major difference between the 5 and the 5T?

Suchiththa Wickremesooriya - Reply

Is the OnePlus 5T much different from the OnePlus 5?

THX1138 - Reply

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