Cracking Open the Samsung Chromebox Series 3

Samsung Chromebox Series 3 teardown

On the outside, Samsung's Series 3 Chromebox looks like a Mac Mini. But, this Chrome OS machine is anything but your standard desktop. In this Cracking Open gallery, I walk you through disassembling the Chromebox Series 3 and show you how it's different from a the Mac Mini or any other standard desktop computer.

For a detailed analysis of the teardown, check out my article and video, Teardown reveals Chromebox Series 3 isn't your average desktop.

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By Bill Detwiler

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 ...