|[* black] Nvidia Shield Repairability Score: '''6 out of 10''' (10 is easiest to repair)|
| [* green] Durable design will stand up to regular backpack-toting.|
| [* green] Modular design means lower repair costs, because small parts can be replaced individually.|
| [* yellow] The Shield is an all-new type of device, and it feels like there is a lot of room for improvement in repairability. For now, a complicated interior design makes repair and reassembly difficult.
| [* red] The battery is not easily accessible, and will require some tricky disassembly to replace.