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Can I just change the boards between two S4's?

9th April 2014, 02:53 AM |#1  
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So I have my S4 that's got a broken screen and loose charging port. I have a blacklisted phone that I got screwed on just sitting on my shelf.

Can I just swap out the boards?
 
 
9th April 2014, 05:53 PM |#2  
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Originally Posted by Jeffrey000

So I have my S4 that's got a broken screen and loose charging port. I have a blacklisted phone that I got screwed on just sitting on my shelf.

Can I just swap out the boards?

Are they the same carrier? If so then I would certainly try. Im quite familiar with the S2 internally, and every other way as well, which maybe a lot different than the S4 but likely not.
What I know about the s2 is it is easy to deal with and the different pieces inside are buttoned together or little snaps is the way I see think of them. I broke a piece once by trying to remove it the wrong way before I realized it was little snaps that joined the mic or vibratot and cameras to the mother board. Have fun. Sounds like you have nothing to loose.

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9th April 2014, 06:24 PM |#3  
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Yes they are the same carrier.

I'll try it and report back. I've watched a few videos on how to remove it and it seems pretty easy. Or at least straight forward.
10th April 2014, 04:24 AM |#4  
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The answer is yes, yes you can switch the boards. Woot!
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