Teardown difficulty:
Easy
Duration:
9 min

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Disassembly of the mobile device Xiaomi Mi 8 SE with each step description and the required set of tools.


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Step 1.

Using the key tool, open the SIM card 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 8 bolts.


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Step 4.

Using a screwdriver (Phillips 1.5 mm PH000), unscrew 2 bolts.


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Step 5.

Remove the cover hiding the motherboard.


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Step 6.

Disconnect the battery connector.

⚠️ Warning!

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


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Step 7.

Pry up the fingerprint sensor connector and remove the back cover.


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Step 8.

Using a screwdriver (Phillips 1.5 mm PH000), unscrew 7 bolts.


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Step 9.

Pry and remove the buzzer (speaker) assembly.


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Step 10.

Using a screwdriver (Phillips 1.5 mm PH000), unscrew 2 bolts and remove the vibration motor cover.


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Step 11.

Disconnect connectors on the daughterboard.

⚠️ Warning!

One connector is inside.


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Step 12.

Remove the daughterboard, also known as sub-board.


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Step 13.

Disconnect connectors on the PCB.


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Step 14.

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


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Step 15.

Using a screwdriver (Phillips 1.5 mm PH000), unscrew 2 bolts in the PCB.


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Step 16.

Using a screwdriver (Phillips 1.5 mm PH000), unscrew 1 bolt securing the camera glass.


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Step 17.

Remove the camera glass with flash.


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Step 18.

Remove the PCB.


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Step 19.

Remove the assembly of two rear cameras.


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Step 20.

Parts are in the frame of the display module.

Detailed disassembly instructions of Xiaomi Mi 8 SE in the video, made by our mobile repair & service center:

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Disassembling\Repair has easy complexity and takes about 9 minutes in time.
Our manual is suitable for all models Xiaomi Mi 8 SE released for markets in different countries.




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