Amazon Fire TV teardown
On the outside, Amazon's Fire TV looks a lot like the streaming players from Apple and Roku. But it's what's on the inside that really counts. And the Fire TV definitely packs a few surprises.
In this Cracking Open gallery, I walk you through the process of disassembling the Amazon Fire TV and give you a tour of the internal hardware. For a detailed analysis of the teardown, check out my article and video, Amazon Fire TV teardown reveals pop-open case, integrated GPU.
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Bill Detwiler is Editor in Chief 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 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.