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M2 MacBook Air Teardown by iFixit: Check it Out [VIDEO]

In a recently published YouTube video, the teardown experts at iFixit worked their magic on Apple's new M2 MacBook Air. Apple launched its redesigned 13.6-inch M2 MacBook Air last week. We already got a look at how compact and tightly packed the main logic board is in YouTuber Max Tech's teardown of the M2 MacBook...

iFixit Teardown: Apple’s iPhone Self Service Repair Tools [VIDEO]

Apple announced a Self Service Repair program for its products back in November 2021. The program launched in April, but it is currently only available in the U.S. and supports the iPhone 12, 13, and SE 3. Customers in the U.S. can now get replacement parts directly from Apple (upon providing a serial number or...

Official Steam Deck, Valve Index Replacement Parts Now Available on iFixit

We reported over the weekend that iFixit has started listing replacement parts for Valve’s Steam Deck. Today, the repair experts have formally announced the availability of official Valve parts and repair guides for the Steam Deck and Valve Index. This launch includes standalone parts and Fix Kits complete with all the necessary tools. Available parts include replacement...

iFixit Steam Deck Replacement Parts to Let You Fix Anything

The teardown and repair experts at iFixit pulled the trigger on publishing listings for replacement parts for Valve's Steam Deck a little too early on Saturday (via The Verge). Valve launched the Steam Deck back in February. The portable gaming PC was promptly torn down by iFixit for an assessment of its repairability, with the teardown...

iFixit Tears Down Samsung Galaxy S22 and S22 Ultra, Finds ‘Serious Heat Issues’

[caption id="attachment_369657" align="aligncenter" width="1038"] Image: iFixit[/caption] The repair experts at iFixit on Thursday published a video teardown, simultaneously taking apart Samsung's new flagship smartphones — the base Galaxy S22, and the Galaxy S22 Ultra. Samsung doesn't use a slew of different screws to make disassembly more difficult, instead opting for standard Phillips screws across both devices. Samsung's methods...

iFixit Pixel 6 Pro Teardown: ‘Google Did Something Right’ [VIDEO]

[caption id="attachment_363500" align="aligncenter" width="1440"] Image: iFixit on YouTube[/caption] After iFixit's attempt at an iPhone 13 screen replacement revealed a microcontroller embedded in the display that breaks Face ID functionality if the screen is replaced by anyone other than Apple or an Apple Authorized Service Provider, the repair experts opened up the Pixel 6 Pro to find...

DIY iPhone 13 Screen Replacement Disables Face ID, Says iFixit

[caption id="attachment_363014" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] Image: iFixit[/caption] Popular repair and teardown platform iFixit says Apple has taken yet another step towards crippling third-party repair work for its devices with the iPhone 13 lineup. According to the repair experts, iPhone 13 series phones completely disable Face ID functionality when you replace the screen, even if the replacement screen is...

iFixit iPad mini 6 Teardown and Why ‘Jelly Scrolling’ Happens [VIDEO]

iFixit has shared its iPad mini 6 tear down, while also taking a stab and explaining why many new users are experiencing what is being called “jelly scrolling”. Watch the video below for a better explanation. According to iFixit’s tear down, the iPad mini 6 is “similar to iPad Air”, with numerous parts glued down...