27 Sep 2012

An Evolution in Repair of gadgets

Finally an electronic gadgets what is coming close to be designed with DfE (Design for Environment) in mind!

The iPhone 5 is selling fast—more than 5 million iPhones in just 3 days. The new iPhone is different; It's 20% lighter, 18% thinner, and—with a 4-inch display—taller than previous editions.

But the changes are more than skin deep: the iPhone 5 is the most repairable iPhone!

Thin and sleek frequently came at the cost of durability and repairability but that was different with the newste iPhone. Once you get past the anti-customer proprietary screws the iPhone 5 is easy to open and easy to repair. That’s a win for the environment and the consumer.
Read story at Treehugger

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