Cracking open the Apple iPhone

Apple iPhone battery and SIM card slot

You must be very gentle when lifting the clamp on the screen's ribbon cable. The plastic piece is fragile and easily broken.

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Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop supp...

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