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The Teardown - Motorola Droid Bionic

April 30, 2012 4:22 pm | Articles | Comments

The Motorola Droid Bionic is the first dual-core smartphone operating on Verizon's 4G LTE network. It’s packing some serious hardware, and is the slimmest 4G LTE phone at 0.43 inches thick.

The Teardown - Apple TV 3rd Generation

April 30, 2012 3:46 pm | Articles | Comments

Less than four inches square and an inch tall (the exact size of the 2nd generation Apple TV),...

The Teardown - The Droid RAZR

January 16, 2012 4:09 am | by Edited by Jason Lomberg, Technical Editor | Articles | Comments

The Droid RAZR calls on state-of-the-art space-saving technology as well nostalgia, claiming...

The Teardown - Amazon Kindle Fire

January 16, 2012 3:57 am | by Edited by Jason Lomberg, Technical Editor | Articles | Comments

The Kindle Fire is Amazon's new 7.5" x 4.7" x 0.45" tablet, with a 7" multi-touch display with a...

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The Teardown - Samsung Epic 4G Touch Teardown

December 1, 2011 11:30 am | Articles | Comments

The Samsung Epic 4G Touch, a.k.a. the Samsung Galaxy S II, is the newest addition to Samsung's Galaxy line.

The Teardown - Apple Thunderbolt Display

November 10, 2011 6:16 am | Articles | Comments

The Apple Thunderbolt Display has features including two channels of 10-Gbps throughput in both directions, up to 20 times faster than USB 2.0 and up to 12 times faster than FireWire 800.

The Teardown - Elster REX2 Smart Meter

October 20, 2011 7:10 am | Articles | Comments

The electricity meter is one device that no household connected to the grid can escape, and the technology utilized by analog meters (the most common type) dates to the late 19th century.


The Teardown - Nintendo 3DS system

October 20, 2011 7:06 am | Articles | Comments

The Nintendo 3DS features 3D graphics with no need for special glasses. A built-in 3D Depth Slider allows you to adjust the intensity of the 3D settings on the Nintendo 3DS system to your liking.

The Teardown - Nikon D5100

October 20, 2011 6:44 am | Articles | Comments

We've done a set of Nikon D70 repair guides in the past, and we saw how difficult it was to take apart an SLR. What better way to infuse a bit of fun in our teardowns than taking apart another SLR?

The Teardown - Motorola Droid 3

October 3, 2011 10:32 am | Articles | Comments

The DROID 3 is presented as the thinnest full QWERTY smartphone, with a dual-core processor, five-row slide-out QWERTY keyboard, 4-inch qHD touchscreen display, and enhanced IT security features.

The Teardown - BlackBerry PlayBook

June 14, 2011 5:32 am | Articles | Comments

The Playbook is novel not only because it's RIM's first tablet, but also because it abandons the company's decades-old Blackberry operating system and uses a new QNX-based platform.

The Teardown - Motorola Xoom

May 10, 2011 5:37 am | Articles | Comments

The Motorola Xoom is the first android tablet powered by Google's newest OS, Android 3.0 "Honeycomb."


The Teardown - Verizon's iPhone 4

March 15, 2011 7:41 am | Articles | Comments

Now available for Verizon's CDMA network, Apple's iPhone 4 continues to lead the industry as one of the most advanced smart phones available.

The Teardown - Microsoft Kinect

March 15, 2011 7:23 am | Articles | Comments

The Kinect is a horizontal bar of sensors connected to a small base with a motorized pivot, and is designed to be positioned lengthwise below the video display. The Kinect is not a handheld game controller like the Wiimote or the Playstation Move...

The Teardown - Samsung Galaxy Tablet

March 15, 2011 7:18 am | Articles | Comments

The Samsung Galaxy Tab is a 13.4-ounce, 7-inch tablet that slips easily into a pocket or bag. A virtual QWERTY keyboard and SWYPE technology makes e-mail and texting on the go easy–you can type on the Tab either by using both thumbs or by using SWYPE input technology.

The Teardown - MacBook Pro 15-inch

February 25, 2011 9:46 am | Articles | Comments

The MacBook Pro 15- and 17-inch models bring quad-core power to almost everything you do.

The Teardown - Logitech Revue

February 25, 2011 9:36 am | Articles | Comments

The Logitech Revue is the first set-top box device on the market with Google TV.


The Teardown - Sony Playstation Move

February 25, 2011 9:27 am | Articles | Comments

A look inside the Sony Playstation Move shows that in addition to the internal electronics, the sphere at the end of the PlayStation Move handheld motion controller allows the PlayStation Eye Camera to pinpoint every movement and position within the room.

The Teardown - Motorola Droid 2

February 25, 2011 9:13 am | Articles | Comments

We look inside the Motorola Droid 2. It has an improved keyboard over its predecessor, as well as a faster processor and twice the RAM.

The Teardown - the Apple Magic Trackpad

February 25, 2011 9:05 am | Articles | Comments

This Month we look into the The Magic Trackpad, presented as  the first full desktop Trackpad that supports a full set of gestures, including click, scroll, swipe, and rotate, all at the tip of your fingers.

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