You can’t have a smartphone today without breaking the glass at least once. It’s like an unwritten rule that no one really wants to admit. But let’s be honest, how many people do you really know that have never smashed their phone? Probably none! It happens all the time which is why it’s so important to learn how to do a S8 rear glass replacement on your own.
Crash Course on S8 Rear Glass Replacement
In this guide, you’ll be learning how to remove the rear glass cover on a Samsung Galaxy S8 because the shattered glass simply isn’t working for you anymore.
Time: 15 minutes
Tools Needed to Replace S8 Rear Glass
Instructions for S8 Rear Glass Replacement
Step One: iOpener Heating
Step Two: Rear Glass Assembly
Step Three: Open the Rear Glass
Since the S8 has curved glass, you’ll be pushing the pick up into the phone as opposed to inserting it parallel to the plane of the phone.
Step Four: Open Up
Make sure the orange cable with a blue connector is disconnected. You can do so by taking a peek inside as you lift.
If you feel like the cable is snagged or seems to be taut, stop, reread this Digital Supply USA guide and disconnect before moving onto the next step.
Step Five: Clean Up
Step Six: Transfer the Fingerprint Sensor
If the adhesive used on the finger sensor is damaged, you will have to replace it.
Then, go through the steps from the bottom up to put your S8 Rear Glass Replacement back on! Before you know it, you’ll have a brand new (looking) phone! Shop all your S8 parts today at Digital Supply USA.