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Apple Watch 'not designed for the long haul,' says iFixit

The Apple Watch received a score of 5 out of 10 for repairability, due to the impossibility of removing just about any component inside.

By April 24, 2015

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Samsung Galaxy S6 proves tough to take apart -- iFixit

iFixit's teardown of the new S6 shows it's not the type of phone that's easy to open or repair.

By April 15, 2015

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iPad Mini 3 teardown's biggest surprise? The glue, iFixit finds

Apple's latest tiny tablet is tough to repair, says iFixit, and any fixes to the screen could result in a non-functioning Touch ID.

By October 24, 2014

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iPad Air 2 has a smaller battery, iFixit finds

The one new feature you didn't expect from Apple's iPad Air 2? iFixit says the new device has a battery that's 15 percent smaller, yet Apple claims it still gets the same battery life.

By October 22, 2014

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iFixit's Oculus Rift teardown finds Samsung display, 40 LEDs

The repair-guide website uncovers a Samsung Galaxy Note 3 display inside the second-generation virtual-reality headset prototype.

By July 31, 2014

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Updated iPod Touch still tough to repair, iFixit says

Apple has refreshed its iPod Touch lineup, but repairing the new 16GB edition remains a challenge, according to an iFixit teardown.

By June 27, 2014

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Surface Pro 3 as hard to repair as predecessors, iFixit says

The latest tablet from Microsoft gets the lowest possible repairability score from gadget-repair site iFixit.

By June 23, 2014

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Samsung Gear 2 a snap to repair, iFixit says

Samsung's new smartwatch earns high marks for repairability in a teardown by the gadget repair guys at iFixit.

By April 9, 2014

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iFixit travels back in time to tear down the original Mac

What went into the guts of 128K Macintosh 30 years ago? iFixit takes a teardown trip through memory lane to uncover the answers.

By January 24, 2014

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Apple's Mac Pro fairly easy to repair, says iFixit

Apple's new dark, cylindrical Mac Pro may look intimidating, but the pricey computer scored high on iFixit's repairability scale.

By December 31, 2013