News tagged: iFixit
After we had a chance to see iPhone X in a teardown video, professionals from iFixit have got their hands on the smartphone and posted a complete, detailed teardown of Apple's latest flagship device. Surprisingly, the handset isn't that hard to repair and has received 6 out of
A very popular teardown website iFixit and YouTube channel JerryRigEverything that often put smartphones to various torture tests and tear them down have got their hands on the latest Google Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL smartphones. JerryRigEverything first put the Google Pixel 2 to
While all eyes are currently on the new iPhone X, Apple is hoping to have a big success with the iPhone 8 lineup as well. As we all have expected, the new iPhone 8 family is basically the same as the old iPhone 7 with a fresh coat of paint, glass back and improved specifications.
As Galaxy Note 8 went on sale, the popular teardown site iFixit has managed to get their hands on one unit and revealed more on the inside of Samsung's flagship smartphone. The phone is harder to pull apart than some other flagship smartphone and bagged itself a 4/10
After numerous delays, Essential has finally started shipping its first smartphone, the Essential PH-1. Since that happened, it was only a matter of time before someone decides to open it and reveal the inside of the phone as well as how hard would it be to repair it.
As Samsung officially launched the refurbished version of the Galaxy Note 7, the popular teardown website already got their hands on the phablet. Although it was rumoured that the new Galaxy Note FE is basically the same as the original version, that is now confirmed by the
Due to complex design, repairs on MacBook Pros are almost impossible for normal users and we all know how expensive some shops can be. Because of them, the popular repair and teardown site iFixit has announced yet another repair kit for MacBook Pros.
Aside from tearing down the new Surface Laptop, iFixit folks have also got their hands on a new Microsoft Surface Pro, but the repairability is not much better. The Surface Laptop received 0 for repairability, and although the tablet was better, it was only by 1 point.
If someone knows how to disassemble a device, it's iFixit. But even they had a tough job when it comes to Microsoft's latest Surface Laptop. Since the laptop uses Alcantara fabric, which means to open the device, you need to peel the fabric. Once you take off the panel, reaching
Apple's recently announced iPad Pro has just got to iFixit's lab, which means a complete teardown to find out how hard it is to repair and its actual internal design. The popular teardown website got their hands on the new 10.5-inch iPad Pro and discovered this model to be more
Replaceable or should we say upgradeable components are not a strange thing for many computer makers, but for Apple, most components were not upgradeable. So if you wanted more memory or storage, you had to plan that ahead as those components were often soldered.
The popular repair website has just got their hands on Samsung's latest flagship smartphones - the Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8 Plus. Both models have been torn down by iFixit to find out how hard or easy it is to repair the phones and to learn more about its design.
Apple's recently launched iPad, also known as the iPad 5, is basically the same old iPad despite having a hardware boost and a few other improvements such as brighter display. Since we know accidents happen, many people want to know how hard is to repair them.
While we are waiting for the proper teardown by iFixit and other similar websites, an LG executive has disassembled the flagship phone during a recent press meet. The executive has detailed some major design improvements to prevent battery issue, overheating and more.
iFixit had disassembled hundreds of products, but not every device is easy to open. One of those products is definitely Apple's new AirPods, which is basically a "hot mess" of components. The inside of the sleek plastic is full of tiny components coated in glue and that could be
Apple has finally admitted that iPhone 6 Plus is suffering from what is called a "touch disease" and has therefore launched a multi-touch repair program. And while it was expected that the repair would be free, Apple is charging $149 for repair of touch disease-affected phones.
It was only a matter of time before iFixit gets their hands on Sony's gaming console. While not much is different compared to the original PlayStation 4, we are still eager to find out how the console looks from the inside and more importantly how hard is it to fix it.
The internet repair website iFixit has got their hands on Google's $129 smart home speaker and discovered some interesting things inside. Google did say that the device's internal technology would be based off the Chromecast, but it is almost the same as the last Chromecast.
Sony's virtual reality headset is finally out in the wild and can be purchased for $399. The popular teardown team iFixit has managed to get their hands on one unit and opened it to see how easy it is to repair. According to their findings, the PS VR isn't hard to repair.
We have already seen the inside of iPhone 7 Plus, but the guys at iFixit are just number one when it comes to teardowns. As the new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus start hitting the stores, iFixit have wasted no time tearing them down so you could see what is inside them.