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Next, remove the four Phillips screws securing the display to the outer case.

Lift the display and its metal shield out of the front case and bask in its 320x240 magnificence.

The display element is a 3.5", 320x240 pixel, 16 bits-per-pixel thin-film transistor (TFT) LCD.

The touchscreen element and the LCD both connect to the logic board through the same ribbon cable.

The outer edge of the glass touchscreen element is stuck to the outside of the LCD. It seems like dust and lint would have a hard time finding their way in between the two pieces.

As much as we love playing with sharp objects, we weren't brave enough to mix glass and exacto blades while trying to remove the touchscreen element.

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