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Duration:
14 min

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Disassembly of the mobile device Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus SM-G985 (Samsung SM-G985F, SM-G985F/DS, Galaxy S20 Plus 5G SD865, SM-G986, SM-G986U) with each step description and the required set of tools.


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Step 1

Using the key tool, open the SIM and Micro SD cards tray and remove it.

⚠️ Warning!

Do not push too hard this may cause damage.

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Step 2

Open the back cover.

⚠️ Warning!

For careful separation, we recommend using a heat gun. At the same time, it is necessary to heat carefully in order, not to damage the surface of the device.

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Step 3

Using a screwdriver (Phillips 1.5 mm PH000), unscrew 10 screws.
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Step 4

Turm over the protective cover, pry up the connector and remove the NFC tag.
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Step 5

Remove the cover with antennas.
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Step 6

Disconnect the battery connector. The battery model of Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus is EB-BG985ABY.

⚠️ Warning!

We strongly recommend disconnecting the connector to avoid a possible short circuit during disassembly.

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Step 7

Using a screwdriver (Phillips 1.5 mm PH000), unscrew 5 screws.
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Step 8

Pry and remove the buzzer (loudspeaker) assembly.
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Step 9

Disconnect connectors and remove the inter-board cables.
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Step 10

Using a screwdriver (Phillips 1.5 mm PH000), unscrew 3 screws in the daughterboard.
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Step 11

Remove the daughterboard, also known as sub-board.
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Step 12

Using a screwdriver (Phillips 1.5 mm PH000), unscrew 1 screw in the PCB.
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Step 13

Disconnect connectors on the PCB.
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Step 14

Remove the PCB.
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Step 15

Disconnect connectors on PCB and remove the four rear cameras assembly.

Detailed disassembly instructions of Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus SM-G985 in the video, made by our mobile repair & service center:


Disassembling\Repair has medium complexity and takes about 14 minutes in time.
Our manual is suitable for all models Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus SM-G985 — Samsung SM-G985F, SM-G985F/DS, Galaxy S20 Plus 5G SD865, SM-G986, SM-G986U released for markets in different countries.



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