Copper and liquid are supposed to help out the Note 9 when games run hot. We also learn about stylus hitches and glue, glue, glue inside this new phone.
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The updated MacBook Pro does have a slightly different keyboard design. It keeps the Butterfly switches, but adds a little protection from dust.
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The alert slider connects to a piston that connects to a soldered button attached to the motherboard. Well, this is already interesting.
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If you're curious just how the three Huawei P20 Pro rear-facing cameras were squeezed in a relatively compact footprint, iFixit offers its typical look under the phone's hood.
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Samsung's Galaxy S9 and S9+ are just as hard to repair as their predecessors, using some super-advanced tech to gain dual aperture tricks, but housing no new AR Emoji-enabling hardware.
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Apple seems to have employed some seriously unique engineering magic to keep the iPhone X logic board compact and crammed with innovative components.
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The leading OEM is teaming up with one of the leading breakdown publications for all sorts of tech products to process old phones into new things.
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Not exactly a DIY nightmare, Google's Pixel 2 XL is slightly harder to repair than its predecessor, but also much more innovative in key areas.
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Apple's 64GB iPhone 8 Plus predictably costs more to make than an entry-level iPhone 7 Plus, but still less than Samsung's standard Galaxy S8.
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It's hard but not impossible to repair the iPhone 8 at home. But it's pretty much impossible to bend it and it's not easy to scratch either.
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Zack Nelson, YouTube's JerryRigEverything, took a few tools to the LG V30 and found screws and contacts, not much soldering.
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It's probably not a good idea to tear down and try to repair the hot new Samsung Galaxy Note 8 in the event of anything other than catastrophic damage.
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We already knew the battery inside the refurbished Note 7, aka Galaxy Note FE, was smaller than the original cell, but now we have the full picture.
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Despite lacking a repairability score, this comprehensive OnePlus 5 teardown is far from encouraging for occasional smartphone handymen.
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At an estimated $307.50, Samsung's Galaxy S8 bill of materials, manufacturing costs included, exceeds Apple's iPhone 7 expenses by more than $80.
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