Teardown difficulty:
Moderate
Duration:
14 min

Recommended tools

Disassembly/Repair of the mobile device uleFone Armor 2 (uleFone Armor 2 / 2S) with each step description and the required set of tools.


Specialist in content creation, distribution and content management.


How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 1/1 How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 1/2

Step 1. Open the cover

Using a flathead (flat) screwdriver, unscrew the two screws and remove the cover hiding the SIM and Memory card holders.


How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 2/1 How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 2/2

Step 2. Unscrew the screws

Using a T6 HEX screwdriver, unscrew the six screws on the sides of the phone.


How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 3/1 How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 3/2

Step 3. Unscrew the screws

Using a T6 HEX screwdriver, unscrew the eight screws.


How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 4/1 How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 4/2

Step 4. Unscrew the screws

Using a screwdriver (Philips 1.5 mm PH #000), unscrew the six screws.

The screws are different: ℹ️️ Be sure to note the location of the screws before disassembling. When assembling the device, screwing the screw in the wrong place may damage the device or its parts. To avoid damage, the removed screws and individual pieces (as gaskets or brackets) must be laid out in the appropriate order, or the screws and their holes in the phone must be marked with colored markers.


How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 5/1 How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 5/2

Step 5. Open the back cover

Using a spudger or a plastic pick, carefully, around the edge, detach the back cover clips, and remove it.

In the back cover is a small board, loudspeaker.

Do not insert the tool deeply or bend it. Otherwise, the housing may be tampered with or damaged.


How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 6/1

Step 6. Disconnect the connectors

Disconnect the coaxial cable connector, inter-board cable connector.

⚠️️ Be careful! The inter-board cable is connected from the inside.


How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 7/1 How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 7/2

Step 7. Remove the daughterboard

Remove the sub-board. It may be glued to the frame or attached with attachments like latches or hooks, so be careful.

ℹ️️ The sub-board contains a charging port (Micro-USB), microphone, vibration motor, spring contacts for the speaker, and an antenna unit.

⚠️️ It is not necessary to insert the tool underneath when removing the sub-board. Internal components could be damaged.


How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 8/1 How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 8/2

Step 8. Unscrew the screws

Using a screwdriver (Philips 1.5 mm PH #000), unscrew the seven screws.


How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 9/1 How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 9/2

Step 9. Open the cover

Pry over the edges. Move an opening tool along the edge detach the clips and remove the cover with a sensor.


How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 10/1 How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 10/2

Step 10. Unscrew the screws

Using a Philips 1.5 mm screwdriver (PH #000), unscrew the three screws securing the motherboard.


How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 11/1 How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 11/2

Step 11. Remove the front camera

Disconnect the connector on the motherboard, and remove the front (selfie) camera.


How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 12/1

Step 12. Disconnect the connectors

Pry up the connectors of the side button cables, display module cable, inter-board cable.

⚠️️ Be careful! All connectors are located on the inside of the motherboard.


How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 13/1 How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 13/2

Step 13. Remove the motherboard

We have decided to unstick the battery first and detach the motherboard.

To unstick the battery just pull the tag up (located at the end of the battery). After, we have not to remove the battery because it is connected to the motherboard from the inside. Instead we pry over the edges and detach the motherboard, and remove the motherboard and the battery together.

ℹ️️ The uleFone Armor 2 model has a battery with 4700 mAh capacity (aka rechargeable battery).


How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 14/1 How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 14/2

Step 14. Disconnect the battery connector

Disconnect the battery connector.


How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 15/1 How to disassemble uleFone Armor 2, Step 15/2

Step 15. Remove the rear camera

Disconnect the connector on the motherboard, and remove the main camera.

Detailed disassembly instructions of uleFone Armor 2 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.


Disassembling\Repair has medium complexity and takes about 14 minutes in time. Our manual is suitable for all models uleFone Armor 2 — uleFone Armor 2 / 2S released for markets in different countries.



Back to the list
˄˅

Advertisement

˃˂

Advertisement