BlackBerry PlayBook teardown

BlackBerry PlayBook Teardown: Removing the right speaker

Unfortunately, the battery pack is attached to an underlying metal plate with extremely strong adhesive. I descied to avoid prying loose the battery pack, and remove the BlackBerry PlayBook's other internal components.

First was the right speaker, which is held in place with two Phillips screws.

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