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What's Inside a USB Isolator?

In this acid powered teardown, decapped a USB isolator to take a look at how the isolation worked. The decapped part is an Analog Devices ADUM4160… 133 more words

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Google's Project Tango gets the teardown treatment: More Camera than Phone

Google’s Project Tango is an interesting concept that was revealed earlier this year. A device prototype was also shown and iFixit has got it’s hands on a prototype. 439 more words

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Google's Environment Sensing Project Tango Gets A Teardown

Google’s Project Tango prototype smartphone is armed with four cameras to allow it to take stock of its environment and record and use 3D depth-sensing info, and it’s basically just a bunch of cameras and sensor glommed onto a fairly impressive Android smartphone with a quad-core processor and 2GBs of RAM to crunch all that environment data. 205 more words

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Teardown Shows Samsung's Galaxy S5 Costs About $256 to Build

The Galaxy S5, Samsung’s new flagship smartphone, costs about $256 to build according to a teardown analysis by market research firm IHS that will be published later today. 527 more words

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Samsung Gear 2 earns favorable repairability score in iFixit teardown

Samsung’s latest Smart Watch is the latest to fall victim to the iFixit teardown treatment. Luckily for potential buyers, there is good news, as the watch is not too difficult to get apart and repair should you ever need to. 260 more words

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