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Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 SM-T395 Teardown

Step 1

Open the back cover.

Step 2

Lift and remove the battery.

Step 3

Remove the cover.

Step 4

Pry up the connectors.

Step 5

Separate the display module from the cover.


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.

Step 6

Using a screwdriver (Phillips 1.5 mm PH000), unscrew 18 bolts in the frame of the phone.

Step 7

Pry and remove the middle cover.

Step 8

Using a screwdriver (Phillips 1.5 mm PH000), unscrew 3 bolts securing the charging port and headphone jack/socket.

Step 9

Remove the small PCB.

Step 10

Using a screwdriver (Phillips 1.5 mm PH000), unscrew 4 bolts in the PCB.

Step 11

Disconnect the connector on PCB.

Step 12

Remove the PCB.

Step 13

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

Step 14

Turn over PCB, disconnect the connectors from the inside and remove the front (selfie) camera, proximity sensor, and microphone.

Disassembly Video