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Changes to Retina MacBook 2016 Teardown Introduction

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A year after release, Apple just announced its first-ever update to the 12" MacBook with Retina Display. It's sort of a baby update, so we decided to match it with a baby teardown. Besides a faster processor and zippier flash memory, what changed? There's only one way to know: crack it open and spill its secrets. Join us for a mini-teardown of the Retina MacBook 2016. [ … ] For a no-holds-barred disassembly of the initial Retina MacBook release, check out our [https://www.ifixit.com/Teardown/Retina+Macbook+2015+Teardown/39841|Retina MacBook 2015 teardown]. [ … ] Never miss a beat! Follow us on [http://instagram.com/ifixit|Instagram|new_window=true], [https://twitter.com/iFixit|Twitter|new_window=true], and [https://www.facebook.com/iFixit|Facebook|new_window=true]!