iFixit tears the Motorola Nexus 6 with screws
The biggest Nexus phone brings you an expansive display along with a fast Snapdragon 805 processer running on Android 5.0 Lollipop operating system. This pure-Android phone seems to prove that Google should not ditch the Nexus phone lineup. It simply suggests you that Google can make bigger, expansive and best. The plus-size phone is now ringing in the room of iFixit and the team has torn it.
The team behind IFixit Company has revealed how you can enjoy DIY after taking the phone on a wrong direction. The Nexus 6 is build with some high quality material for a better experience. It has gained 7 out of 10 marks for repairability. So it is a good fact that you can repair Nexus 6 easily, once you are interested in this field.
iFixit said that this phone uses a single type of screws which is not common. But it make you comfortable to get inside, there are lots of screws you can find inside the phone. You can replace the battery, but keep in mind it is prepared to fiddle with the glue attaching the power plant to the phone itself. However you might not get easy tricks when you try to repair vibrator, SIM slot, speaker, and USB port. Take a look at the components of Motorola Nexus 6 teardown:
Qualcomm Snapdragon 805 SoC
SK Hynix H9CKNNNDBTMTAR 24 Gb (3 GB) LPDDR3 RAM
Qualcomm PMA8084 Power Management IC
SanDisk SDIN9DW4-32G 32 GB eMMC NAND Flash
Qualcomm MDM9625M LTE Modem
Qualcomm WTR1625L RF Transceiver
Qualcomm WFR1620 Receive-Only Companion Chip
Texas Instruments TMS320C55 Digital Signal Processor
RF Micro Devices RF7389EU F14NRC2 Envelope Tracking IC
Broadcom BCM4356 802.11ac + Bluetooth 4.1 IC
Atmel MXT640T CCU 1424D TW QLR64 Touchscreen Controller
Dialogue iW1760B Power Supply Controller