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-[* black] Microsoft Surface Pro Repairability Score: ***1 out of 10*** (10 is easiest to repair)
+[* black] Microsoft Surface Pro 5 Repairability Score: ***1 out of 10*** (10 is easiest to repair)
+ [* yellow] The battery is not soldered to the motherboard, but very strong adhesive makes removal and replacement a hazardous chore.
+ [* yellow] Non-standard connectors make for tricky display removal.
+ [* yellow] The display removal procedure is difficult, but is simplified by the use of thin foam adhesive and a fused display.
+ [* red] The fused display assembly, while simplifying disassembly, increases replacement cost.
+ [* red] Adhesive holds many components in place, including the display and battery.
+ [* red] The SSD is no longer replaceable.

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