Looking to replace Galaxy S4Active screen? Follow the detailed video above or check detailed images below for step by step instructions. Bothe Samsung Galaxy S4 and Samsung Galaxy S4 Active have the same principles when it comes to replacing screens. You will need to follow this video toutorial to remove all the parts needed to reach the replacement screen and case area.
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Forward to 8mins and 50 sec to understand some major details but insure you watch the whole video.
00:48 Start of Disassembly
05:18 Outer frame comes off
07:10 Taking the Proximiy/Infrared Sensor and Front camera out
08:15 Motherboard comes off
10:23 Start of Assembly
15:00 Putting the outer frame back on (last of this got lost due to my camera FAILING)
16:00 Turning the phone on!
17:10 Dumping it in water to test if the phone is still waterproof!
-Additional help in Galaxy S4 Active Screen Replacement.
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Cracked your screen on your new fancy Samsung Galaxy S4 Active Phone? Well there is a way to replace just the cracked screen!
This method will ONLY work if your screen is cracked! So test your phone before you proceed. If your digitizer is not working, then you will need to purchase the digitizer and screen pack! For a quick digitizer test, check your touchscreen is working. If there are only cracks on the outer glass layer and also your touchscreen is working then you will be fine to proceed with this screen replacement tutorial. The Galaxy S4 screen replacement kit will set you back about $20 USD.
Step 1. order a replacement glass kit.
Check out Amazon for some great deals! It also comes with tools you need. Place the suction cup on the screen insure it is not on cracked area of screen.
Replace Glass For Samsung Galaxy S4 Smartphone
Step 2. Get a hair dryer and start applying gentle heat to the screen.
Step 3. Heat up the screen until it’s almost too hot to touch be very careful as It’s very easy to break the digitizer during this delicate process
Step 4. place a guitar pick to hold the gap in place. Then heat up the screen again.
Step 5. DO NOT USE KNIFES OR METALLIC TOOLS as you will break the digitizer Be gentile
Step 6. Keep heating the screen and working the guitar picks around the smartphone
Step 7. Once you have nice gap, try to push your guitar pick into the center of the screen, the adhesive on the screen between the digitizer will slowly pull away.
Step 8. Continue to slide your guitar pick into the center of the screen while applying gentle heat.
Step 9. The glass should almost be coming off
Step 10. Then try gentility to pull off your screen with your suction cup.
Step 11. Your screen glass should come off.
Step 13. You will then be holding a screen-less Samsung Galaxy S4 Active with adhesives. Hopefully you should not see cracks on your digitizer if there are then you have damaged it and must be replaced for your phone to work.
Clean with alcohol and remove the entire adhesive on the screen but leave some adhesives on the side you will re-use this when applying the new screen back onto the Samsung galaxy s4 active.
Step 14. Screen removed and digitizer is clean, place the Home button back.
Step 15. Place your new screen you just purchased on your Galaxy S4 Active and press it down and you are ready to go.
Step 16. Apply heat the adhesive melts and then push down on the screen.
This is your final step to replace Galaxy S4Active screen you will have have a completely restored screen on your Samsung Galaxy S4 Active!
NOTE: THIS SITES AUTHOUR IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE DONE TO YOUR PHONE . PLEASE READ INSTRUCTIONS VERY CAREFULLY BEFORE TRYING THIS .