iPod Touch (Gen 5) Teardown Review
* Re-uploaded to deal with some accurate problems *. Apple’s secret launch of the 5th Generation iPod Touch the other day was like a ninja assault: quiet, swift, as well as unanticipated. We had high hopes for this iPod, in terms of repairability, taking into consideration that the recently introduced iPhone 5 is the most repairable apple iphone. * Apple utilized sticky AND maintaining clips to secure the 5th generation iPod Touch closed, making it a pain to also open up the tool. * The battery is soldered to the logic board. * Many parts are soldered together, making changing a single part impossible difficult, if not impossible, for typical people. The 5th generation iPod Touch racked up an unsatisfactory 3/10 on the repairability range. Had to repair your iPod Touch? Obtain among our iOpeners! http://www.ifixit.com/Store/Parts/iOpener/IF145-198-2?utm_source=ipodtouch5td&utm_medium=Description&utm_campaign=YouTube. Connect to the complete teardown: http://www.ifixit.com/Teardown/iPod+Touch+5th+Generation+Teardown/10803/1?utm_source=ipodtouch5td&utm_medium=Description&utm_campaign=YouTube. Follow iFixit on Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/ifixit. Like iFixit on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/ifixit.