iFixit Tore Apart the New iPod nano: Camera is Only 3mm Thick!

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Photo courtesy of iFixit.com

Here we go again… Those tear-it-apart-as-soon-as-it-is-released folks at iFixit.com performed an…

iPod nano 5th Generation Teardown

Here’s what I found interesting in their notes:

– “Shiny” 🙂
– “Recent iPods have become increasingly difficult to successfully repair.” And, this statement comes from people who are expert at this. If it is tough for them, “oh oh” for the rest of us
– The new nano has the same width as the 4th generation model (240 pixels) but is 56 pixels taller (17.5%)
– The warning label on the nano’s battery has a spelling error (not that I’m immune to that problem :-): “Buring” instead of “Burning”
– The video camera is less than 3 mm thick!