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    MacTweak's Avatar
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    Jun 21, 2012
    Question iPhone Digitizer Easy or Not

    i want to know if the changing the display and the backcover from a iPhone is easy or not.
    My backcover is broken and donīt wanne pay that mutch and i found that digitizer what is cool looking iPhone Digitizer - Chrome -

    Did already some body use a digitizer ?

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    Oct 01, 2007
    Mac Mini i5 (2014 High Sierra), iPhone X, Apple Watch, iPad Pro 12.9, AppleTV (4)
    Depends which iPhone, but they are all a little tricky. But here's the best place to start:

    iPhone Repair - iFixit

    Please use the reputation system if you think you've been helped - bottom left of this post

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    Jan 13, 2007
    Central New York
    15in i7 MacBook Pro, 8GB RAM, 120GB SSD, 500GB HD
    If you are talking about the iPhone 4, then no. The back cover is easy. It pops off after removing the two screws on the bottom. But the front display requires you to disassemble the entire phone. And when putting the new screen on, you have to thread two very fragile and awkward ribbon cables through a narrow slot. If either of these cables gets damaged in any way, your screen won't work correctly.
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    MacTweak's Avatar
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    Jun 21, 2012
    i got the iPhone 4s. Thank you for the ifixit site.

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