IFixit tears down Apple Watch

The Apple Watch is only beginning to reach Apple fans who pre-ordered the device, and as soon as repair expert iFixit got its hands on the smartwatch, it immediately got to work and tore down the wearable piece by piece. iFixit has given the Apple Watch a “repairability score” of “5 out of 10,” with […]

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 iFixit tears down Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge – reveals smartphone is very difficult to repair

iFixit is renowned for taking new devices apart, which is exactly what the repair expert has done soon after getting its hands on the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge. Its teardown of the device reveals a pretty low repairability score, meaning it is very difficult to repair. iFixit gives the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge a “repairability […]

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 iFixit reveals HTC One M9 not at all easy to fix – ships with scratched screen

iFixit has gotten its hands on the new HTC One M9, and has torn the device apart piece by piece in all iFixit-fashion. The teardown reveals that the Taiwanese phone maker’s new flagship is extremely difficult to fix, which is probably the reason HTC launched “Uh-Oh Protection” (phone replacement for cracked screens) in the US. […]

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 Google Nexus 6 teardown reveals it is fairly easy to repair

Repair experts at iFixit have taken the Google Nexus 6 apart, piece by piece. The teardown reveals that the smartphone is fairly easy to repair, giving the device a “repairability score” of “7 out of 10” (10 being the easiest to repair). [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tsvFDdoF_h0&w=560&h=315] What makes the Google Nexus 6 easy to repair? According to […]

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 iFixit tears down Apple iPhone 6 Plus – reveals just 1GB of RAM

The Apple iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus has just been released. Despite this, repair experts at iFixit wasted no time taking the 5.5-inch iPhone apart. Watch the teardown here. [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=65yYqoX_1As&w=560&h=315] Aside from revealing what Apple has already announced, iFixit has given the iPhone 6 Plus a “repairability score” of 7 out of 10, […]

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 Samsung Gear Fit torn down by iFixit – given a ‘repairability score’ of ‘6 out of 10’

Repair experts at iFixit have taken the Samsung Gear Fit apart and have given the wearable device a “repairability score” of “6 out of 10.” [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J1Sis0-qGEg?feature=player_embedded&w=640&h=360] There are two things that make the teardown process easy. These include: While it’s a bit of work, users can replace their own battery, greatly extending the useful […]

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 iFixit gives Samsung Galaxy S5 ‘repairability score’ of ‘5 out of 10’

Repair experts at iFixit has given the Samsung Galaxy S5, the Korean tech giant’s new flagship, a “repairability score” of “5 out of 10,” with 10 being the easiest to repair. This means the S5 is neither easy nor is it hard to repair. What’s the easiest part of the teardown process? According to iFixit, […]

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 iFixit tears down Samsung Gear 2 – turns out it’s easy to fix

The Samsung Gear 2 is the Korean tech giant’s new smartwatch. Like any watch, it comes with minute components, which may make you think that it will be difficult to repair if ever it gets damaged. Apparently, the wearable is easy to fix, according to repair experts at iFixit. iFixit has given the Samsung Gear […]

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 iFixit tears down HTC One (M8) – Repairability Score: 2 out of 10

Do you repair your gadgets yourself? If you have gotten your hands on the HTC One (M8) and are planning to fix it yourself if ever it gets damaged, be prepared. Repair experts at iFixit have torn down the Taiwanese phone maker’s new flagship and have given the device a “repairability score” of “2 out […]

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