Kindle Paperwhite Gets Ripped Apart & Promptly Reassembled (videos)

Kindle Paperwhite Gets Ripped Apart & Promptly Reassembled (videos) e-Reading Hardware

I'm still waiting for iFixit to get around to tearing apart Amazon's new ereader, but until they do the following videos will tide me over.

PowerbookMedic, a Macbook repair site, posted these videos on Friday. As you can see, they very carefully and very slowly broke a KPW down to its constituent parts.  Then they put it back together but something went wrong with that step. They didn't have any parts left over.

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Nate Hoffelder is the founder and editor of The Digital Reader:"I've been into reading ebooks since forever, but I only got my first ereader in July 2007. Everything quickly spiraled out of control from there. Before I started this blog in January 2010 I covered ebooks, ebook readers, and digital publishing for about 2 years as a part of MobileRead Forums. It's a great community, and being a member is a joy. But I thought I could make something out of how I covered the news for MobileRead, so I started this blog."

1 Comment on Kindle Paperwhite Gets Ripped Apart & Promptly Reassembled (videos)

  1. Anyone notice that there seems to be a spot for a standard sd card. I wonder if there are any ambitious hackers that would be willing to solder in a socket and see if it works.


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