iPhone 5c Microsoldering
Grab a toolkit for your iPhone 5c model and fix your broken phone!
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Board Component Bundle
This collection of iPhone and iPad components is perfect for anyone learning microsoldering and board level repair.
iPhone 5c LCD FPC Connector (J5)
Replace the LCD FPC data connector J5 on the logic board of an iPhone 5c. This part requires microsoldering.
iPhone 5s U2 A1610A3 Tristar
Replace a U2 1610 IC on the logic board of an iPhone 5s, 5c, 6, 6 Plus, or an iPad mini 2 or 3. This part requires microsoldering.
iPhone 5s/5c C275 Capacitor
Replace the C275 capacitor on the logic board of an iPhone 5c or 5s. This part requires micro soldering.
iPhone 5c Power Button Cable FPC Connector
Replace the power button cable connector on the logic board of an iPhone 5c. This part requires microsoldering.
iPhone 5c Front Camera and Sensor FPC Connector
Replace the front camera and proximity sensor cable connector on the logic board of an iPhone 5c. This part requires microsoldering.
iPhone 5c Battery Connector
Replace the battery cable connector on the logic board of an iPhone 5c. This part requires microsoldering.
iPhone 5c Dock Assembly Cable FPC Connector
Replace the dock assembly cable connector on the logic board of an iPhone 5c. This part requires microsoldering.
iPhone 5c Rear Camera FPC Connector
Replace the rear facing camera cable connector on the logic board compatible with the iPhone 5c. Installation of this part requires micro-soldering.
iPhone and iPad LCD Data Choke
Replace a LCD data choke on the logic board of an iPhone or iPad. This part requires micro soldering.
The Apple iPhone 5c, announced September 10, 2013 is a cheaper, more colorful version than the iPhone 5 and iPhone 5s. Internally, the iPhone 5c is almost identical to the iPhone 5. It features a 4.00 inch touchscreen display with 640x1136 pixel resolution, an 8 megapixel rear camera with autofocus and LED flash that shoots full 1:1 1080p video at 30 FPS, and a 1.2 megapixel front camera. The device is powered by a 1.3 GHz dual-core Apple A6 processor and comes with 1GB of RAM. Case colors come in white, pink, yellow, green and blue plastic backs.
The most commonly needed repairs for the iPhone 5c are cracked screens and dead battery replacements. iFixit carries the best iPhone 5c screens and iPhone 5c batteries on the market, along with a complete catalog of other iPhone 5c parts for the less common part swaps.
All iPhone 5c repairs will require a Pentalobe P2 screwdriver to remove Apple’s tamper resistant Pentalobe screws, in addition to standard precision electronics tools. Any repair that removes the battery from the device will require replacement adhesive strips. All iFixit Fix Kits come with all tools and replacement adhesive needed to complete the repair.
Once all parts and tools have been acquired, head to iFixit’s iPhone 5c repair guides for step-by-step instructions on how to make the fix.
The iPhone 5c scored a 6 out of 10 in iFixit’s repairability assessment. Watch the Teardown Review for more: