While everyone is waiting for the arrival of iPhone 7/7 Plus. ifixit.com had performed their very first teardown for iPhone 7 Plus.
From the teardown, we notice iPhone 7/7 Plus screen reparing had change from iPhone 5 - iPhone 6S. It no longer open from bottom up. It is open from bottom to side now. By looking on the cable, this could be a very big challenge for all the repairer when changing the screen. Apple is using a stranger glue to stick the screen now. This mean, if your screen cracked in the very bad situation, it will take hour to remove the screen.
Besides that, Apple also introduce to use a new type of screw. To us, it is time to purchase new set of screw driver.
Then follow by a totally new home button. Very challenging....
To follow through the whole disassembly process, please head over to ifixit.com