April 19, 2024

Google Pixel 8 teardown video

The Pixel 8 teardown video was shared by PBKreviews on YouTube. It’s a full teardown the place the Pixel 8 is disassembled so that you mainly get a step-by-step tutorial of how one can open up the machine. You begin by eradicating the SIM tray, then heating up the display to open it up, and take away the cable so it may be disconnected from the cellphone. 

The YouTuber then goes on to take away the graphite movie that’s used to assist switch warmth. Subsequent step is to take away the screws so the aluminium mid plate could be taken out. Eradicating the battery was a process although because it required utilizing an adhesive to pry it off. The cameras are simply faraway from the Pixel 8. The YouTuber then proceeds to take away different components of the machine together with the motherboard. 

The Pixel 8’s glass cowl for the digital camera lenses could be eliminated utilizing warmth, and with out having to disassembling the cellphone. The again panel although shall be very tough to take away, and if achieved so it could solely be doable by damaging the cellphone. PBKreviews provides the Pixel 8 a repairability rating of seven/10. As soon as the arduous half’s over, you possibly can transfer to the top of the video to see all of the cellphone put again collectively. 

The reparability rating isn’t unhealthy, and the video makes it appear to be it’s straightforward to take the cellphone aside but it surely’s not really helpful except you’re somebody skilled. 

The Pixel 8 comes with a 6.2-inch FHD+ OLED show, and it’s powered by the Tensor G3 chipset. The cellphone packs 8GB of RAM with 128GB and 256GB storage choices. It has a 50MP large digital camera, a 12 MP ultra-wide digital camera, and a ten.5MP selfie digital camera. The Pixel 8 additionally packs a 4,575mAh battery.