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HTC ThunderBolt Teardown

HTC ThunderBolt Teardown: Display assembly - Back

The HTC ThunderBolt's digitizer and display screen are held together with strong adhesive. You'll need a heat gun and a lot of patience to separte them.

As I want to reassemble this phone in working condition, I'm not going to risk dissecting these components any further.

Photo by: Bill Detwiler / TechRepublic
Caption by: Bill Detwiler

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