If you‘re a bit tech savvy and comfortable working with small components, you can take the back off your iPhone so you can replace the screen, charging port or other internal parts. If you fix your own iPhone, be aware you‘ll likely void any warranties or insurance policies.
What screwdriver do I need to open iPhone X?
You need a pentalobe screwdriver (PL1) to open your iPhone X.
How do you take back off iPhone?
How do you take the battery out of an X iPhone?
Is Apple still doing the $29 battery replacement?
Apple’s $29 iPhone battery replacement deal ended in December, but you can still give your smartphone some extra juice on the cheap—if you make the swap yourself.
Is it worth replacing iPhone battery?
Replacing the deceased or dying battery in your iPhone or iPod may seem like a good idea, but it may not be worth it. If your device is still under warranty, yes, definitely replace the battery. With the warranty, the repair should be free or low cost.
David Nilsen is the former editor of Fourth & Sycamore. He is a member of the National Book Critics Circle. You can find more of his writing on his website at davidnilsenwriter.com and follow him on Twitter as @NilsenDavid.