Lumia 950XL - Replacing the battery

  • Lumia 950XL
  • 5 Steps
  • Easy
  • 15 min.
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The battery life is low. Your Lumia 950XL keeps crashing or won’t charge.

In this guide, we show you how to replace your Lumia 950XL’s defective battery on your own. This repair can help if your Lumia crashes during heavy use because the voltage temporarily drops, you can no longer charge it or turn it on, or the battery life is very low.

Required tools

  • Torx Toolkit, 15 pieces T4

    Torx Toolkit, 15 pieces T4

    Do you need to repair your smartphone? This kit includes the tools you need to tackle basic repairs for yourself, from the spudger to the suction cup, as well as the iDoc magnetic pad that holds your screws and small parts in place while you work. Not sure what goes where? Don’t worry – our detailed repair guides tell you what tool to use for each step.

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Getting started with the repair of your Lumia 950XL

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5 steps
  1. Switching off your device

    Lumia 950XL - Switching off your device 01
    Lumia 950XL - Switching off your device 02
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    1. Turn off your device by holding down the power button until the “slide down to power off” message appears.
    2. Slide your finger down over the screen until “goodbye” appears and your device is shut down.
  2. Removing the back cover

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    Lumia 950XL - Removing the back cover 02
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    1. Carefully disconnect the back cover from the enclosure frame. At the bottom, there’s a small slot where you can insert your fingernail or a tool.
    2. Gradually disconnect the back cover from your device.
    3. Take the back cover off of your device.
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  4. Removing the battery

    Lumia 950XL - Removing the battery 01
    Lumia 950XL - Removing the battery 02
    1. Use your finger to lift the battery out of the device. There’s an indentation in the middle of the chassis where you can easily lift the battery.
    2. Remove the battery.
  5. Inserting the battery

    Lumia 950XL - Inserting the battery 01
    Lumia 950XL - Inserting the battery 02
    1. Put the battery back in your device.There are three parallel slots on the bottom of the battery. The contacts are in these slots, so they have to line up with the three gold contacts in your device.
    2. When the battery’s positioned right, it will be level with the enclosure.
  6. Attaching the back cover

    Lumia 950XL - Attaching the back cover 01
    1. Put the back cover back on.
    2. Use your finger to press it onto the entire frame so all the clips on the back cover click into place on the enclosure.
Ø 5 (17 Ratings)

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