Cracking Open the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Cracking open the Galaxy Note 4

From the outside, the Samsung Galaxy Note 4 looks a lot like the previous model, but Samsung has made several subtle design changes that make the device more difficult to disassemble and repair than previous Notes.

In this teardown gallery, Bill Detwiler walks you through disassembling the Note 4 and shows you the hardware inside. To read his complete hardware analysis, check out his article, Samsung Galaxy Note 4 teardown: New design hampers repairs.

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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 ...