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Galaxy S5 teardown reveals challenges for DIYers

The latest Samsung flagship handset scored five out of 10 on iFixit's repairability scale, though it earned praise for a battery that's "incredibly easy to remove and replace."

By Apr. 10, 2014

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Amazon Fire TV not DIY-friendly, teardown reveals

The folks at iFixit have gone inside the new Amazon Fire TV and find it "hard to disassemble" and, really, just "another board-in-a-box."

By Apr. 4, 2014

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Amazon Fire TV teardown reveals pop-open case, integrated GPU

​On the outside, Amazon's Fire TV looks a lot like the streaming players from Apple and Roku. But it's what's on the inside that really counts. And the Fire TV definitely packs a few surprises.

By Apr. 16, 2014

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Galaxy S5 costs $256 to build, says teardown report

The display module is the most expensive component with a price tag of $63, according to research firm IHS.

By Apr. 15, 2014

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Mac Pro teardown shows 'removable' Intel processor

The new Mac Pro packs a processor that can be removed from the system by a user and upgraded, according to a number of reports.

By Dec. 27, 2013

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iPad Air teardown reveals significant internal changes

Bill Detwiler cracks open the Apple iPad Air and gives you a tour of the redesigned interior.

By Nov. 15, 2013

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Take a look inside the PlayStation 4 in Sony teardown

With its new console set to hit shelves on November 15, Sony's Yasuhiro Ootori gives Wired a peek at the innards of the PlayStation 4.

By Nov. 7, 2013

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PS4 official teardown video is reverent, white-gloved

Sony engineering director Yasuhiro Ootori gently unpacks his company's new PlayStation 4 and slowly, carefully takes it apart in this video.

By Nov. 7, 2013

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iPhone 5C teardown reveals upgrades and design changes

Bill Detwiler cracks open the iPhone 5C and shows you the upgrades and design changes that make it more than just an iPhone 5 with a plastic case.

By Oct. 3, 2013

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Apple Mac Pro has an upgradeable processor, teardown reveals

A teardown shows the Mac Pro is upgradeable, so if you fancy a tinker, theoretically you could add more grunt yourself.

By Dec. 29, 2013