Repair guides for iPhone 5

Find on this page all guides for iPhone 5. Detailed and pictured steps, those tutorials will allow you to have a new iPhone 5.
Nonetheless if you still need help, don't hesitate to contact our technical service.
Guides and how-to for iPhone 5 repair

iPhone 5 repair

After all these years by your side, your iPhone 5 needs a little help... A broken screen, a charging issue, a defective button... This can happen, and know that the iPhone 5 repair can be done by anyone thanks to SOSav.

To repair your iPhone, you can go to the manufacturer but know that the guarantee does not include breakage unless you pay for it. Otherwise, there's a more economic and ecologic solution : SOSav.

You'll find a wide range of the best spare parts for iPhone 5 in order to fix all your issues and all the advice you need to repair your iPhone with our complete guides.

Tips : do a back-up of your phone on iTunes to avoid loosing all your data in case you need to reset your iPhone.

iPhone 5 presentation

Introduced on September 12th 2012, the iPhone 5 is the 6th generation of Apple' smartphones. On this new iPhone, innovations are not only technical, the design has also been reviewed.

Talking about the design, the iPhone 5 has a longer screen, 1.37cm longer compared to the previous version. The iPhone 5 is also thinner and lighter than previous versions. The back glass has been replaced by aluminium to reduce its weight.

On a technical level, the iPhone 5 is a real revolution. Everything has been reviewed. It has a A6 type processor, DDR2 type 1GB Ram, a rear camera and a high quality front camera.

The iPhone 5 is more simple than the last version, especially the screen. The first repair steps start by disassembling the screen, making the front face easy to replace. Indeed, it only takes about 10 to 15 minutes to replace the iPhone 5 screen.

Identification iPhone 5

The easiest way to identify an iPhone 5 is to look for the number model located on the rear case of the iPhone. The number models on the iPhone 5 are :

  • A1428 on GSM iPhone 5
  • A1429 on GSM & CDMA iPhone 5
  • A1442 on Chinese CDMA iPhone 5

If you can't find the number model, you can still find them thanks to those distinguishing features :

  • Aluminium back case.
  • Glass back only on the top and bottom
  • The volume buttons are round and have "+" and "-" written on them
  • The SIM card tray is located on the right side of the iPhone 5.

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