Teardown difficulty:
Hard
Duration:
18 min

Recommended tools

Disassembly of the mobile device Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact (Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact H8324) with each step description and the required set of tools.

Load more

Specialist in content creation, distribution and content management.


How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 1/1

Step 1. Before disassembling!

⚠ī¸ Before disassembling, do not forget to turn your phone off.


How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 2/1 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 2/2 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 2/3

Step 2. Remove the tray

Pull the tray of SIM and Memory card (Micro SD) out.


How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 3/1 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 3/2 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 3/3 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 3/4 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 3/5 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 3/6

Step 3. Open the display module

⚠ī¸ Pay attention! Disassembly has a maximum 3rd difficulty because the process begins with the disassembly of the display module. If you have no experience or are not sure of your skills, we strongly recommend that you contact a specialized service center.

We recommend using a special heating device such as a separator machine, heat gun, or heating mat. It will simplify the process. You can use a home hairdryer, but you will have to make a nozzle by hand or have a suitable one in the kit to gently heat and concentrate the heat flow in the right place.

ℹī¸ī¸ The surface of the display module must be heated to soften the adhesive underneath. The approximate heating temperature is 50° C / 125° F.

Use a thin plastic film or pick for separation. To facilitate the process, you can use isopropyl alcohol. It is often most difficult to pass the tool between the parts to be divided. Choose the far edge from the FFC cables or buttons.

Do not use a lever or any force for separation that could damage the elements inside.

The process can be seen in our video entirely so as well as in detail, at the end of the instructions.

⚠ī¸ It is important not to get a film between the touchscreen/glass and the display module, this will damage the module.

⚠ī¸ Look in advance at the picture of the places where the touchscreen and display cables pass under the display module to avoid accidental damage.


How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 4/1 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 4/2 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 4/3

Step 4. Remove the bracket

Remove the bracket securing the display module connector.


How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 5/1 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 5/2 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 5/3

Step 5. Disconnect the connector

Disconnect the connector and remove the display module.


How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 6/1 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 6/2 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 6/3 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 6/4

Step 6. Unscrew the screws

Using a screwdriver (Phillips 1.5 mm PH000), unscrew 16 screws.


How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 7/1 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 7/2 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 7/3

Step 7. Open the cover

Remove the middle cover.


How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 8/1 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 8/2 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 8/3

Step 8. Remove the brackets

Remove the brackets holding the loudspeaker connector and charging port.


How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 9/1 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 9/2

Step 9. Disconnect the battery connector

Disconnect the battery connector as soon as possible.

ℹī¸ī¸ The Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact H8324 model has a battery LIP1657ERPC with 2870 mAh capacity (aka rechargeable battery).

⚠ī¸ It is highly recommended to disconnect the connector to avoid possible short circuits during disassembly.

Also, try not to use a metal tool to disconnect the rechargeable battery connector or do it carefully.


How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 10/1 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 10/2

Step 10. Remove the charging port

Pry up the connector and remove the charging port.


How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 11/1 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 11/2 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 11/3

Step 11. Remove the front camera

Disconnect the connector and remove the cover with the front (selfie) camera and earpiece speaker.


How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 12/1 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 12/2 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 12/3

Step 12. Disconnect the connectors

Pry up the connectors of the side buttons cables with fingerprint sensor, loudspeaker, microphone with proximity sensor.

⚠ī¸ Be careful when removing the cables from the connectors, the cables are pretty thin, and it is easy enough to break them or damage the contact tracks inside.


How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 13/1 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 13/2 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 13/3

Step 13. Remove the PCB

Carefully remove the printed circuit board. There is no need to use a lever or try to reach the board by force. Make sure that nothing is getting in the way or holding the board.

⚠ī¸ Do not bend the circuit board when removing it or push tools under it. Unbeknownst to yourself, you can damage components or cables from the inside.


How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 14/1 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 14/2 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 14/3

Step 14. Remove the bracket

Carefully remove the bracket holding the rear camera.


How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 15/1 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 15/2 How to disassemble Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact, Step 15/3

Step 15. Remove the rear camera

Disconnect the connector and remove the rear camera.

Detailed disassembly instructions of Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact in the video, made by our mobile repair & service center:

If you have a question, ask us, and we will try to answer in as much detail as possible. If this article was helpful for you, please rate it.

Load more

Disassembling\Repair has hard complexity and takes about 18 minutes in time. Our manual is suitable for all models Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact — Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact H8324 released for markets in different countries.



Back to the list
To top