In this article, we will explain how to remove the battery of the BlackBerry KeyOne which is the latest android phone from BlackBerry. You will need a heatgun / hair dryer, Philips screw driver set and plastic pry tool. You will require some patience too. First, turn off the phone and use the SIM removal tool to remove the SIM card and microSD card.
Now, start applying heat to the top part of the BlackBerry KeyOne. This is done to get access to the two screws that must be removed to remove the back cover. Make use of heatgun to apply heat. This will loosen the adhesive that holds this cover.
Make use of a plastic pry tool to remove top plastic cover. Removing this will expose the two screws. Make use of Philips screw driver to unscrew them.
After removing the screws, you should be able to slide the back plastic cover of the BlackBerry KeyOne.
Now, make use of a plastic pry tool to remove the battery cover.
Remove the seven screws present on the bottom of the BlackBerry KeyOne android phone. These have to be removed in order to gain access to the battery.
Remove the two screws that are holding the metal bracket of BlackBerry KeyOne.
Disconnect the battery flex connected. Now, again use the heat gun over the battery to loosen the glue. There is a lot of it under the battery. Take the battery out – starting from the bottom right side. Be extra careful near the top left of BlackBerry KeyOne’s battery as that is where the volume and power flex are present.
That is it – you have removed the battery of the BlackBerry KeyOne. Replace it with a brand new one. Find a decent one on ebay. Do not settle for the cheap one.
September 2, 2017