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:

Note: New lithium ion battery shipping regulations limit the quantity and/or shipping methods for orders containing batteries. Domestic orders of three or more batteries will be shipped via UPS Ground. International shipments are limited to two batteries per order. iFixit Customer Support will contact you if your order needs to be modified after it is placed.

 

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My Problem

The problem? Old age. After ~6 years of use my iPod Touch 1st gen's battery finally stopped holding a charge. So, I decided that spending $10 for a chance to give it new life was worth it.

My Fix

Opening up the ipod and taking it apart was much easier than I initially anticipated. The little plastic wedge t . . .

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My Problem

My son has had his iPod touch for about 2 or more years and the battery was at a point that the unit would not hold a charge for very long. He uses this thing continuously and it is important to him. I had seen on iFixit that you had a replacement battery and the tools/instructions on how to do it . . .

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My Problem

I repaired my old ipod for my son to play with, it was on the bottom of a drawer and now again in use.

My Fix

Very Well thanks, very easy, as explained on you video,

Nobody steal that ipod, neither my dog nor outside the squirrels !

My Advice

be cool to open, the plastic tools could be easily damaged, I have jus . . .

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My Problem

When the Touch was placed on the charger, the display indicated a red band at the base of the batter icon, and an indication of <20% of charge. After one hour of "charging", the red band had NOT moved. Usually one would expect that the red band would migrate to a green band that expands to full ba . . .

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My Problem

The battery had been failing for some time, getting weaker every day at the end.

My Fix

Not much to tell. I followed iFixit's guide for replacing the battery in a 1st gen iPod Touch. Each step went just as the Guide stated. And I succeeded!

My Advice

Just follow the Guide. This is my third use of iFixit's guides for d . . .

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My Problem

Battery in my Gen 1 iPod was exhausted. Replaced battery. Did not want to finance the educations of Steve Jobs's grandchildren with the purchase of a new iPod Gen 5.

My Fix

The repair was successful, but I was not prepared for the miniaturization of the board and the solder points -- the photos made things . . .

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My Problem

The battery would no longer hold a charge and needed replacement.

My Fix

I followed the directions to the letter and had no problems. Good eyesight was a must as the soldering is very detailed. Being older I had to use a lighted magnifying glass several times to see exactly what I was doing with the solde . . .

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