At iFixit took apart Apple TV 4K
26.09.2017 Erika J. Wells 0 Comments
After the iPhone 8 and Apple Watch Series 3, specialists from iFixit disassembled another gadget presented on September 12. This time the experts have shown what is Apple TV 4K.
The last time the company dismantled the components of the Apple TV 2 years ago.
The novelty is presented in the beginning of the month, you’re running the 64-batnoga CPU A10X Fusion. Unlike the previous model, Apple TV 4K got 3 GB of RAM.
The cooling system of the new consoles is removable from the fan that pushes warm air through eight exhaust ports at the bottom of the device. Radiator unit in the Apple 4K TV is the same as in last year’s model.
The appearance of the console is virtually unchanged. Except for the lack of port UCB scan-C, which Apple has decided to give up. The usual HDMI and Ethernet remained in the same place.
The results of the disassembly, iFixit awarded Apple TV 4K 8 out of 10 points in the ranking of remotecodebase. The device is easy to open and are equipped with easily replaceable plastic clips that protect the bottom panel.
Inside Apple TV 4K consists of modular components that are soldered to the logic Board. Therefore, in the case of repair will have to solder the parts yourself, or to change the whole cost.