samsung galaxy z flip teardown reasonable repairability

The Galaxy Z Flip is the second iteration of a commercial foldable smartphone from Samsung following the Galaxy Fold, and it’s been available in stores since yesterday. It didn’t take long for someone to get a unit on an operating table and take it apart and we’re now looking at a teardown video, courtesy of PBKreviews.

In the video, we get to witness the usual process of prying off the glass backs (two in the Flip’s case) after liberal application of heat. This gives access to the PCBs revealing a stacked design on the mainboard. Two separate batteries are to be found – smaller one on…