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You’ve already seen the official Google pictures of the little bits and pieces that made up the Nexus Q. Now, the folks at iFixit have done their own disassembling of the glowing orb, and... you get to experience the tearing down process of Google’s social media streaming player step by step.

But first, there’s more to the Nexus Q than just its fortune-telling ability, as the...

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The folks over at iFixit managed to get a hold of a Google Nexus 7 five days after being officially unveiled at Google I/O – in fact they did score a white version,... the kind that was handed down to all attendees of the developer conference – and they did what they do best, tear it to pieces.

We have already covered the Nexus 7 extensively since the first Goo...

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Most US device manufacturers have moved their production facilities to China or other Asian countries, where labor is much cheaper. Others simply hire companies Asian-based companies, like Foxconn... or Compal, to build devices for them. Whether you consider the practice right or wrong, you have to agree that it has become so commonplace, that almost every electronic item nowadays wears the “Ma...

galaxy s3 teardown

As a tech blogger, watching drop tests and videos of phones being disassembled and put back together help me with my work. That being said, I find absolutely no reason for a private consumer... to try this at home. Especially when it comes to $800+ devices such as the Samsung Galaxy S3.

But, if you want to replace a non-functioning component with your own hands or to take a look aroun...

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As expected, the recently launched Galaxy S3 has been torn apart by the guys over at Chipworks in collaboration with iFixit, and the teardown revealed a few interesting... details about the company’s 2012 flagship smartphone.

The phone sacrificed in this joint venture was an international GSM Galaxy S3 version, with the LTE model that will ship to U.S. carriers to be...

one-x-teardown

There are many reasons to dismantle a device, including changing the battery, repairing some internal parts, or if you are just curious about what’s inside. Granted, the last point is... primarily for tech geeks, with most people not really caring about what is inside, as long as the device itself works as promised.

Teardowns are especially useful for unibody devices with R...

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Folks, the next set of images aren’t for the faint of heart. You may want to cover your eyes now if you can’t stand the sight of one helluva sexy tablet being stripped bare... to the bone. The warning obviously doesn’t apply for people who get a kick out of seeing these tech porn delights.

What we have here is the teardown of that fine piece of tablet known as the...