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Amazon Kindle DX (Graphite) Teardown

Cracking Open the Amazon Kindle DX (Graphite)

In 2010, Amazon released an updated Kindle DX reading device. Hoping to keep the device relevant in a post-iPad world, Amazon dropped the Kindle DX's price to $379 (US), added an improved display, and included a few software enhancements.

Follow along as Bill Detwiler cracks open the Kindle DX (Graphite).

Checkout Bill's teardown gallery of the original Amazon Kindle and see how far the electronic reader has come.

Photo credit: Bill Detwiler / TechRepublic

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Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop supp...