|[* black] iPod Touch 5th Generation Repairability: '''3 out of 10''' (10 is easiest to repair)|
|[* green] While very difficult, opening the case and replacing components is not impossible.|
|[* green] The battery is flanked by notches that make prying it out of the rear case fairly easy.|
|[* red] Many components are soldered together, requiring either a very difficult or very expensive repair if any one part breaks.
|[* red] Cables connected to the logic board run over the top and connect on the bottom, making it difficult to remove the board or disconnect the cables.