Today I have a Note 3 and we’re going to replace the camera lens.
You can use this article if your camera lens is scratched or cracked, or if you even just want to change the color. I’m going to install a white one in my Note3 today. So right here I have the brand new XBox One Controller. We’re going to be taking it apart today and seein… Remove the back panel. Remove the battery. Remove the SIM card, also the SD card if you have one.
Then there are 12 screws holding the back onto the phone. Take out your S pin. And then once those screws are out, you can just kind of take your fingers and your fingernailand slide it around the edge of the plastic between the frame and the back of the phone,and it will start to unclasp from the edge of the phone. Be kind of careful because the circuit board underneath is pretty fragile, but at the same 51 Smart decor ideas for Small Apartment time there’s nothing really important attached to the back plastic either. Once the plastic is off you can see where the lens is attached to the frame. There’s some green tape covering the little tabs. So remove the green tape.
Then each of these little tabs needs to be bent straight up so that the lens will popout from the back plastic. So you can take like a razor blade or maybe even your fingernail and lift up each of thosetabs. Then you can press on the back of the lens and the lens pops out. Now the lenses are all universal. You can check in the article description for replacement parts. I will link all of the lenses down there. I’m taking my white one and popping it back in.
You can do white or black, either way. Then I’m going to bend down those little tabs so that is doesn’t come loose anymore. Then I’m going to press them down again with my razor blade just to make sure they’retight. Then the camera itself, make sure there’s no glass dust or shards down in there or elseit will have problems focusing once you put the phone all back together. Putting the back back on. Making sure it’s clamped all the way around the edges. And there you go.
There also might be a little bit of film, like a plastic covering, covering the lens. So make sure you peel that off as well or your pictures might be blurry.