Cracking open your favorite gadgets

Interested in your gadget's guts but afraid to rip it open?

R2-D2 on the operating table
R2-D2 on the operating table CNET Networks

Crave sister sites News.com and TechRepublic often trade photo galleries, much to the enjoyment of both sites' readers.

Here, in a shameless ply for clicks, or rather, to educate you on the construction of various electronic devices, are the latest:

Cracking open the Zune
Cracking open R2-D2

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