$100 LY-706 MID Android tablet teardown

Plastic speaker grills

Instead of having metal or even plastic speaker grills attached to the back cover or integrated with the speakers, the LY-706 uses extremely thin pieces of pliable plastic. This was the second indication that the device's construction wasn't on the same level as the Apple iPad or Samsung Galaxy tab.

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