Company aiming to ease repairing of consumer electronics.
iFixit ▸ Facts ▸ Comments ▸ News ▸ Videos
iFixit promotes the consumers' right to repair, selling repair parts and publishing free wiki-like online repair guides for consumer electronics and gadgets on its web site. The company also performs product teardowns of consumer devices. It is a private company in San Luis Obispo, California. The company was founded in 2003, as a result of Kyle Wiens not being able to locate an Apple iBook G3 repair manual while the founders were attending Cal Poly.
You Might Like
European Parliament vote takes another big step toward ‘right to repair’ rulesImage: Apple The EU has just taken a big step toward establishing stronger “right to repair” rules, with the the European Parliament voting overwhelmingly in support of a resolution on a..
The latest teardown from iFixit shows how huge the iPhone 12 Pro Max camera isThe iPhone 12 Pro Max has an enviable camera | Photo by Becca Farsace / The Verge The iPhone 12 Pro Max is Apple’s biggest iPhone ever, with a 6.7-inch display that boasts a camera system our..
iFixit teardown shows just how similar the new M1 MacBooks areiFixit iFixit has gotten its hands on Apple’s new M1-powered MacBook Air and MacBook Pro, which of course is to say that its team has torn the laptops apart to find out what’s inside. And, while..
iFixit’s iPhone 12 mini teardown looks at how Apple fit so much into such a tiny deviceThe iPhone 12 mini | Photo by Vjeran Pavic / The Verge Orders for the new iPhone 12 mini have started arriving for customers, and the team at iFixit did a two-part teardown—of both an EU and US..
Massachusetts passes ‘right to repair’ law to open up car dataPhoto by Sean O’Kane / The Verge Massachusetts voters approved a measure requiring car manufacturers to let people access vehicle data for repairs. Question 1 amends a landmark 2012 “right to..
Lessons from tearing down the iPhone 12iFixit In the recent teardown of the iPhone 12 by iFixit, it was found that the new phone runs into some issues if a user replaces the camera module, basically rendering the cameras on the device..
iPhone 12 camera replacement issues could hint at further restrictions on third-party Apple repairsPhoto by Vjeran Pavic / The Verge Apple’s latest iPhone 12 smartphone appears to be even more difficult for third-party companies to repair, according to a report from iFixit. Specifically, the..
See inside the iPhone 12 and 12 Pro in iFixit’s latest teardown videoPhoto by Vjeran Pavic / The Verge In its latest teardown video, iFixit took apart an iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro, and found that the devices look pretty similar to each other on the inside. The..
Microsoft Surface Duo teardown: an engineering marvel that’s a chore to repairImage: iFixit I don’t think anyone expected an impressively thin gadget with two displays to be more repairable than single-screen smartphones, and iFixit’s teardown of Microsoft’s new Surface..
iFixit’s Galaxy Buds Live teardown shows that even Samsung calls them beansImage: iFixit iFixit, a company known for its tech product teardowns, has dissected Samsung’s new Galaxy Buds Live wireless headphones. Despite not officially calling them Galaxy Beans, the word..
iPhone 11 Pro teardown reveals possible hidden feature inside phoneApple's new iPhone 11 Pro could have an unannounced feature hidden inside of it, according to those who have already torn it apart. The handset was only out a matter of hours before it was taken to..