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BlackBerry PlayBook gets taken apart

04/19/2011, The PlayBook only went on sale earlier today, but the folks over at iFixit wasted no time in getting their hands on one and having a go at disassembling the QNX tablet from RIM. While there’s nothing extremely interesting about this tablet’s...

21 magnets discovered inside the iPad 2 Smart Cover

03/14/2011, If you’ve purchased an iPad 2 last week, you probably would’ve gotten a Smart Cover for the device as well. If I’m not mistaken when you played around with the cover, you’ve probably wondered – why is the Smart Cover is so...

iFixit tear down the iPad 2

03/11/2011, Is there nothing that the folks at iFixit haven’t taken apart yet? Did someone say the iPad 2? You couldn’t be more wrong. The iPad 2 hasn’t even been made available for purchase in retail outlets at this time of writing, and the iFixit...

Motorola Xoom receives the teardown treatment

02/25/2011, The highly-anticipated Honeycomb tablet from Motorola was released only yesterday, and already the folks at iFixit have gotten their hands on it and given it the regular tear down treatment that they’re known for. From their findings, they...

Samsung Galaxy S 4G receives teardown treatment

02/24/2011, The Samsung Galaxy S 4G was just made available for sale today and some of you must be wondering about what makes the phone tick. Well, maybe most of you don’t really care. But if you did, we’ve got some great news for you. The folks over at...

Motorola Atrix 4G tear down

02/23/2011, The recently made available for purchase Motorola Atrix 4G has recently been made the victim of a tear down. The folks over at iFixit recently had their way with this Android phone, and displayed its guts online for the world to see. They noted there...

Verizon iPhone 4 subjected to a teardown

02/10/2011, The folks at iFixit have done it again. This time they’ve managed to take apart the Verizon iPhone 4 for our viewing pleasure, and it turns out that nothing much was changed from the original GSM iPhone 4 to this CDMA variant. The major differences...

HTC Surround taken apart

01/11/2011, Taking smartphones apart seems to be a hobby to many folks nowadays and following the footsteps of the Dell Streak 7, folks out there have taken the knife to the Windows Phone 7-powered HTC Surround, a fancy phone that features a Dolby surround stereo...

Meizu M9 Taken Apart

12/21/2010, There have been plenty of teardowns recently of various devices and next up to be dissected is the Meizu M9. In case you’ve missed the news over the last few years, Meizu is the company behind the M8, considered the most high-profile iPhone clone...

Nexus S Teardown Reveals A Flat LCD Inside

12/16/2010, It didn’t take long for the folks over at iFixit to get their hands on the freshly-released Nexus S and now that they’ve got it, they’re doing what they’re well-known for – taking it apart. The teardown shows pretty similar...

Archos 101 Android Tablet Dissected

11/07/2010, Folks in the US might not be able to get hold of the Archos 101 Android-powered tablet just yet, but the folks over in Europe are and one French user has decided to put it under the knife and dissect it, showing us the juicy internals. The reason for the...

Microsoft Kinect teardown

11/04/2010, Microsoft has some pretty lofty sales targets for its Kinect system, where it is tipped to sell at least 5 million units this fall. The good people over at iFixit has already taken their Kinect apart, and here’s the “post-mortem” of the...

Logitech Revue Teardown

10/25/2010, Many folks out there have been waiting to get hold of the Logitech Revue with Google TV and now the folks over at iFixit have managed to get hold of a unit, and have done what they do best – take it apart. Upon peering into the unit, you’ll...

Teardown: New MacBook Battery Could Fit Into The Previous MacBook

05/20/2010, The folks over at iFixit are doing their thing again, in this case it means taking apart Apple’s newly-announced 10-hour MacBook. While you might not be interested in the process of disassembling it, current MacBook owners might want to know that...