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Google's Nexus 5 earns favorable repairability score from iFixit

By Shawn Knight
Nov 5, 2013
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  1. Google’s latest smartphone appears to be an early hit among consumers (it’s certainly priced right) and according to teardown specialist iFixit, it’s also a winner in terms of repairability. The team awarded the Nexus 5 an eight out of 10...

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  2. 9Nails

    9Nails TechSpot Paladin Posts: 984   +89

    I used to not care about this stuff. But the price of insurance on phones is pretty high. And the phones themselves are very expensive. It's good to know which phones are easily user-repairable.

    I recently switched out the display on my son's iPod Touch 4, and took that repair very slowly but was able to replace the screen. This device had a 4 out of 10 for the repair-ability.
     
  3. JC713

    JC713 TS Evangelist Posts: 7,064   +919

    For such a nice phone, this is great. Good job by Google.
     


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