Tag Archive: iFixit

iFixIt: This Android phone beats the iPhone when it comes to repairability

Apple’s computers and devices may be at the top of the review charts, but one way in which they almost never do very well is in iFixit’s repairability ratings. With hard-to-crack cases held together by copious amounts of solder and glue, it’s practically impossible to repair your own iPhone, iPad, or Mac by yourself. Apple […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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Repair your electronics with iFixit Pro Tech Screwdriver Set and Jimmy Tool Bundle [Deals]

With today’s tech, the general rule seems to be that if it’s broke you can’t fix it. But perhaps you could, if you just had the tools to work with the micro-sized, specialized screws and airtight seams of phones, computers, gaming consoles, and the like. Most of those tools for access are in this excellent bundle from […][Read More…]

iFixit teardown reveals what makes Apple Watch tick

The first wave of Apple Watch preorders have already been dropped off on customers doorsteps in Australia. We’ve already seen a ton of unboxing videos going through the Apple Watch packaging, but the folks at iFixit are wasting no time…Read more ›

Fix your electronics with the iFixit Pro Tech Toolkit Bundle and save 40% [Deals]

Enjoy continued usage out of your electronic devices when you can fix them with the iFixit Pro Tech Toolkit Bundle, 40% off at Cult of Mac Deals. Tech-savvy minds need the right tools to repair electronics, but the required tinkering components are numerous,…Read more ›

iFixit teardown reveals Force Touch trackpad’s secret sauce

We’re still waiting for the unbelievably gorgeous 12-inch MacBook to ship, but our friends at iFixit have already done a teardown on the updated MacBook Pro, revealing the secret sauce behind the new Force Touch Trackpad and Taptic Engine that both new…Read more ›

iFixit teardown discovers the iPad Air 2 skimps on battery life

As they so often do when new Apple products land, the gadget vivisectionists at iFixIt have used one of their trademark spudgers to crack open a brand iPad Air 2, and there’s at least one interesting finding. All the iPad…Read more ›

iFixit teardown of Retina iMac reveals user upgradable RAM, familiar internals

The folks at iFixit have already gotten their hands on a new 27-inch Retina iMac, and their teardown reveals everything you need to know about the machine’s innards. Thanks to a rear access door, the RAM in the new iMac remains…Read more ›

iFixit dissects the new iPod touch

Yesterday, Apple quietly updated the 16GB iPod Touch, adding a rear-camera to the base model device while dropping the price of the entire line by $ 30 to $ 50 each. Was anything else new? To find out, the famed gadget vivisectionists…Read more ›

Cult of Mac and iFixit Teardown the Original Macintosh 128k [Feature]

It’s the 30th anniversary of the launch of the Macintosh, and we wondered at Cult of Mac what can we do to celebrate? Then we thought, let’s dissect an original Macintosh and see what made it tick! There’s nothing like…Read more ›    [Read More…]

iFixIt Finds 2013 Retina MacBook Pros As Unrepairable You Can Get

As is their wont, gadget vivisectors iFixIt have gotten their hands on Apple’s new Retina MacBook Pros in both 13-inch and 15-inch incarnations. As usual, these aren’t the machines you want if repairability is concerned, but there’s additional bad news…Read more ›

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