AirPods Max Headband Removable With Just a SIM Ejector Tool, Hinting at Interchangeable Headbands

It is possible to remove the headband of AirPods Max with just a standard SIM card ejector tool, hinting at the possibility of interchanging headbands to achieve a different colorway. In December, MacRumors revealed the large variety of AirPods Max ear cushion color combinations when it became clear that they were magnetically attatched and available […]

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European Parliament Votes to Support Right to Repair

The European Parliament has this week voted to support the recommendations of the EU Committee on the Internal Market and Consumer Protection on the “Right to Repair,” including a system of mandatory labelling on consumer electronics to provide explicit information on the repairability and lifespan of products (via iFixit). The motion will compel the EU […]

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European Parliament to support right to repair campaign

It has been over a decade since we started featuring iFixit’s teardowns and ratings. Sometimes, even before JerryRigEverything posts something, iFixit publishes something ahead. Usually, a teardown tells the mobile consumers what to expect from a new gadget. Repairability score is always given. The lower the score, the more difficult the phone can be opened […]

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iFixit Shares iPhone 12 Pro Max Teardown Revealing L-Shaped Battery and Bigger Camera Module

In the last of its iPhone 12 series teardowns, iFixit has published its iPhone 12 Pro Max disassembly, which reveals some unique differences in the design of the internals, including the full extent of the larger camera system responsible for the improved low-light performance on Apple’s largest iPhone to date. On opening the ‌iPhone 12 […]

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iFixit Teardown: M1 MacBook Pro and MacBook Air Internals Nearly Identical to Intel Models

iFixit today shared a teardown overview of the new MacBook Air and MacBook Pro, giving us a peek at what’s under the hood. For the most part, these machines look the same as older Intel MacBooks inside, but there are a few highlights. The removal of the fan is the biggest change to the ‌MacBook […]

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iFixit’s iPhone 12 Mini Teardown Reveals Apple’s Miniaturized Components

Following its iPhone 12 and 12 Pro teardowns, iFixit has shared its teardown of the iPhone 12 mini, providing a look at the similarities and differences between the small form factor smartphone and its larger siblings in Apple’s iPhone 12 series. iPhone 12 mini (left) compared to iPhone 12 on the rightThe first thing that’s […]

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iPhone 12 Mini 5G Facile à Démonter et à Réparer pour iFixit (video)

Après les iPhone 12 Pro, c’est au tour du Mini 5G de subir un démontage en règle par iFixit afin de savoir s’il est plus facile à démonter et réparer que ses aînés et si son écran comme sa batterie sont facilement remplaçables… [embedded content] iPhone 12 Mini 5G réparable et démontable pour iFixit Les […]

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iPhone 12 Camera Repairs Require Apple’s Proprietary System Configuration Tool

iFixit has discovered that it is not possible to repair the iPhone 12‘s camera without access to Apple’s proprietary, cloud-linked System Configuration app, raising questions over the repairability of the device. iFixit says that it conducted exhaustive testing, compared notes with multiple repair technicians, and reviewed leaked Apple training documents to reach the conclusion that […]

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iPhone 12 et 12 Pro Faciles à Démonter et à Réparer pour iFixit (video)

Le week-end a été studieux pour iFixit qui s’est donné pour mission de démonter les derniers iPhone 12 et iPhone 12 Pro qui semblent plus faciles à réparer tout du moins pour changer leur écran ou leur batterie… [embedded content] iPhone 12 et 12 Pro, comment les démonter et les réparer Comme vous le savez […]

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iFixit Shares Full iPhone 12 and 12 Pro Teardown Revealing Interchangeable Displays and Batteries

After live streaming a teardown of the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro earlier this week, iFixit today provided a more in-depth teardown that goes through all of the components in the new devices, revealing several similarities between the two. Early testing conducted by iFixit shows that the iPhone 12 and 12 Pro displays are […]

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Watch this very quiet, ASMR-style Pixel 4a disassembly by iFixit

Ah, yes. Teardowns can be messy and crazy especially if you don’t know what you’re doing. However, the likes of iFixit already know how to tear open a device in an organized manner. What’s also good about iFixit is that it presents teardowns in more interesting ways. We watched that live teardown of the Samsung […]

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Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20 Ultra pass through an x-ray and teardown

Teardowns can be sometimes controversial because they reveal things are not usually known to ordinary consumers. Through the years, it can be assumed that OEMs have learned to improve the design and development of each and every product as they will be scrutinized by tech enthusiasts and the public. IFixit has managed to do a […]

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Watch this early Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 teardown video here

Teardown videos are important because they show us whatever is inside a gadget. The innards are analyzed so we have an idea of how well-designed a device is or how easily repairable it is. The last teardown video we featured last week was for the Samsung Buds Live. Basically, the teardown revealed the Beans nickname […]

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iMac 27 5K 2020, Facile à Démonter mais pas à Remonter (video)

Commercialisé il y a moins d’une semaine, le nouvel iMac 27 5K édition 2020 vient de se faire démonter par iFixit au sens propre comme au figuré ce qui lui a valu la sale note de réparabilité de 4/10. [embedded content] Démonter l’iMac 27 5K 2020 c’est facile… Même s’ils se sont encore fait doubler […]

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iFixit Highlights Apple’s Uncertain Right to Repair Stance Through Emails Shared With Judiciary Committee

Apple CEO Tim Cook yesterday testified in front of the U.S. House Judiciary Antitrust Subcommittee where he was questioned on Apple’s App Store policies, but Congress also released a series of emails that Apple had submitted as part of the ongoing antitrust investigation. Image via iFixit Those emails revealed Apple’s thoughts on App Store fees […]

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iFixit Shows Off Neat X-Ray View of Apple’s Magic Keyboard for iPad Pro

iFixit hasn’t yet done a full teardown of the new Magic Keyboard designed for the new iPad Pro models, but the repair site today partnered with x-ray company Creative Electron to create Magic Keyboard x-rays that give us a view of just what’s inside. The Magic Keyboard uses scissor switch keys instead of butterfly keys, […]

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Pour iFixit, l’iPhone SE 2020 Peut Etre Réparé mais… (video)

Très attendu par les pros, le démontage du dernier iPhone SE 2020 vient d’être réalisé par iFixit qui estime qu’il est plus facilement réparer, car il a de nombreux composants de l’iPhone 8. Démontage iFixit iPhone SE 2020 Le spécialiste américain du démontage de matériel high-tech vient de publier le démontage du dernier smartphone Apple […]

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