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[* black] With the display cable trapped under a screwed-down bracket, our path is clear.
[* black] We like to say that we break things so you don't have to. That's what happened here today. Our product teardowns are our opportunity to learn about how a new device goes together, so that we can develop guideguides with a repeatablerepeatable, nondestructive procedure for everyone else to use.
[* black] We like to say that we break things so you don't have to. That's what happened here today. Our product teardowns are our opportunity to learn about how a new device goes together, so that we can develop guideguides with a repeatablerepeatable, nondestructive procedure for everyone else to use.
[* black] In this case, the OLED panel separated from the digitizer glass a little too easily for our liking. Super-thin components and no frame or bezel behind the display make it extra sketchy to remove.
[* icon_note] The Samsung-manufactured display bears the part number AMS546KD09.
[*
red] RidingAnd riding on the back of the display panel: Synaptics ClearPad [http://www.synaptics.com/company/news/clearpad-touch-solutions|S3708|new_window=true] touch controller
[* icon_note] The Samsung-manufactured display bears the part number AMS546KD09.
[*
red] RidingAnd riding on the back of the display panel: Synaptics ClearPad [http://www.synaptics.com/company/news/clearpad-touch-solutions|S3708|new_window=true] touch controller