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.
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Bill Detwiler is Editor in Chief of TechRepublic 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 support specialist in the social research and energy industries. He has bachelor's and master's degrees from the University of Louisville, where he has also lectured on computer crime and crime prevention.