Motorola Droid Bionic Teardown: Exposure Shows All


We know that many of our readers were avidly awaiting the Motorola Droid Bionic on Verizon and since its launch yesterday we’ve already given you a review roundup and also news of a great price reduction for the Bionic from Amazon. Today we want to look at the Motorola Droid Bionic exposed, … [Read more...]

Apple MacBook Air 13-Inch 2011 Teardown: Upgradable SSD


The MacBook Air refresh for 2011 has just been announced and we’ve already given you details of specs and pricing and earlier today compared the MacBook Air update 2011 vs. the MacBook Air 2010. Now we have news that a teardown giving us a good look at the inside of the Air has already taken place … [Read more...]

Samsung Galaxy S2 (S II) Teardown Impresses: Looking at Innards


The Samsung Galaxy S2 or S II is arguably the handset of the moment. I say arguably because the Motorola Droid Bionic and Apple iPhone 5 are also commanding a huge amount of attention. The Galaxy S2 though is the only one to be released so far, although not yet in the US, but to keep you going you … [Read more...]

Apple iMac Receives Stripdown: Chipset To Provide Fast SSD?


Yesterday the news finally came for many of you, the announcement of the new Apple iMac 2011. On finding out the official specs and pricing, a comparison between the old and new, additional information to give you on a BootCamp 3.2 update and so on, we can now give you a teardown of the device … [Read more...]

White iPhone 4 Undressed: New Sensor & Camera Noted


After a lengthy wait for Apple's white iPhone 4, the device has finally settled onto the shop shelves, and with its arrival comes the inevitable dissection process. We had already heard reports about the new devices upgrade in sensor software, but now we have pictures backing up our findings. … [Read more...]

Nikon D5100 Camera Teardown: Not Made to be Messed With


We’ve previously brought you news about the Nikon D5100 with a look at specs, price and release and then brought news about an earlier release at Best Buy. Now we have more news of a different kind, on this camera that has gathered a lot of attention. This time we’re looking at a Nikon D5100 … [Read more...]

iPad 2 Smart Cover Teardown: Magnet Magic


Here at OSM we often bring you news on teardowns from our friends at iFixit, which enable us to have a really good look inside devices. Recent ones we’ve covered include one on the new 2011 MacBook Pro and also the Nintendo 3DS. We also gave you details at the weekend of a teardown on the Apple … [Read more...]

Apple iPad 2 Teardown: A Sticky Problem


Since the Apple iPad 2 was finally released in a blaze of publicity on Friday we’ve told of the delay for online orders already, and also reports of a couple of defects that people have spotted. Now though it’s time for a look at a full teardown of the device and a close look at what exactly makes … [Read more...]

Nintendo 3DS Teardown: A Thorough Shakedown


We know that many of you cannot wait to get your hands on the Nintendo 3DS gaming console but although the device is already out in Japan it will not be released in the UK until March 25 and in the US that’s March 27. We’ve already shown you a Nintendo 3DS unboxing and gave news that in Japan a … [Read more...]

Motorola Atrix 4G Teardown Shows All – We Like


The Motorola Atrix 4G Android smartphone, which was only released a few days ago on AT&T, has been the subject of a lot of positive attention and now we have news of a full teardown that has already been carried out, which shows all. Among our many posts on the Atrix we’ve already given you an … [Read more...]

Apple MacBook Pro 2011: 15-inch Teardown Inside Look


The refreshed MacBook Pro line for 2011 was announced and released yesterday and it hasn’t taken very long at all for a teardown to take place and we have news of that for you today. We’ve written many articles on the new MacBook Pros already including a look at the FaceTime HD feature, pricing and … [Read more...]

Verizon iPhone 4 Teardown: Smaller Battery Than GSM


The Verizon iPhone 4 will finally be released on Thursday and among our recent posts on this long-awaited phone are the fact that it smashed first-day pre-order sales at Verizon, the story of an early first delivery, and also a ponder over some compelling reasons not to buy it yet but maybe to wait … [Read more...]

Google Cr-48 Notebook Teardown: Video Shows Destruction

Google Cr-48 Notebook Teardown- Video Shows Destruction

It’s been three days since Google unveiled Google Chrome OS and the Cr-48, the first notebook to come with the latest operating system. Both Engadget and CNET News received theirs yesterday, and offered an early hands-on review, which we reported. However, I was shocked to learn that Vlad Savov has … [Read more...]