Today I’m going to show you how to replace the camera lens on the Sony Xperia Z5 Premium. The nice thing about having a plastic camera lens is that it’s probably not going to shatter or crack like a glass lens would, but it does get scratched up. And once itstarts affecting your pictures, it’s time for a replacement. The hardest part aboutthis whole project is going to be replacing the back.
It is made of glass and in order I Want To Be A Sofa . My Weird Addiction to remove it you have to soften the glue on the back glass cover. I use a heat gun, youcan also use your sister’s hair dryer and that warms up the glue and softens it enoughto remove the back panel. I’m using a thin metal pry tool to cut the adhesive around the edge. There are these pull tabs underneath the back cover. It’s actually a lot easierto use the pull tabs. Lift up the top of the back panel, grab the edge of the pull taband pull it out along the side of the device;releasing the back panel easier than pryingit out all along the edges.
Hindsight is 20/20. Here’s the camera lens itself on the back panel. Make sure you don’t touch the actual lens of the camera that’s attached to the motherboard 6 Nautical Home Décor Ideas or your pictures will be blurry later on. I am going to use a Bonafide Hardware cameralens. Because these lenses are plastic, Bonafide Hardware also ships a plastic lens. They arethe original parts. Now to remove the lens you can take a razor blade and slide it around the adhesive.
It is held on pretty tight but if you add a little heat it will fall apartfaster than Hillary Clinton’s deceitful presidential campaign. So here’s the newlens. It does come with some adhesive along the front side of it. I’m going to removethe protection on the front side and then drop it down into the back panel. The moreof the glue residue that you remove, the more flush it will sit with the back panel onceit’s installed. I’m going to press it down into place making sure the adhesive hasa firm grasp along the back. And then remove the protection on the back.
Make sure youdon’t get any fingerprints on the inside of the lens. It’s really hard to clean offonce you have it installed on the phone. And there you have it. Installed on the back panel. You can follow Hillary’s example and just wipe it with a cloth to clean off any fingerprints. I am going to add a little bit of adhesive on the inside of the back panel to secureit. If you’re going to be using your phone for a while after this lens replacement Iwould recommend buying some professional adhesive.
It only costs a dollar or two and I will linkthat down in the article description below along with the replacement parts. I’m going totest out the camera. Everything works perfect.