Having problems with your Sony Cyber-shot DSC-S730 Digital Camera ?
How hard is this camera to disassemble? The flash doesn't work
\015 How hard is this camera to disassemble? I know from experience sony doesnt make their stuff very novice friendly. Also, the A-1444-049-A ST block, is that something that is connected by a cable, or something that will need to be soldered? Basically I am trying to see if this is something I can do for $40, instead of paying sony $90 to fix their faulty camera\015
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How hard is this camera to disassemble? The flash doesn't work
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