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Google Cr-48 Chrome notebook teardown

Interior metal frame

A thin metal frame is attached to the front (lower in this photo) edge of the Cr-48. It covers the back of the touchpad and also holds the touchpad and SSD cables. It is held to the case with nine Phillips screws.

Photo by: Bill Detwiler / TechRepublic

Caption by: Bill Detwiler

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