You’ve probably heard all about Samsung’s Galaxy Z Flip3 and Z Fold3 by now nonetheless PBKreviews is providing us an novel look at the innards of the brand original clamshell foldable in his latest signature disassembly video. The draw begins with the familiar heat gun treatment of both facet of the phone’s back which allows the back glass to be pried off.
After disconnecting the quilt disguise connection cable, a few screws and the battery cable we salvage a closet look at the pause half of the software. We can see the 1.9-disappear duvet disguise, mainboard, dual cameras and the smaller 930mAH capacity battery. It’s price noting that taking out the battery is rarely any easy feat as Samsung did not provide any pull-tabs so the host had to apply an alcohol answer to free it up from the adhesive.
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The within area of the backside half of the phone holds a sizeable graphite pad for thermal management as successfully as the 2d 2,370 mAh battery, speaker assembly and charging port. Lastly, we salvage a look at the flexible display which is amazingly thin and sits atop the original and revised folding hinge. The verdict is clear, Galaxy Z Flip3 is far from an easily repairable phone, earning a 4/10 reparability rating.