The 17-Inch MacBook Pro (Unibody) Gets Lovingly Gutted

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The Mac junkies at ifixit are performing another one of their brilliant autopsies on the 17-inch MacBook Pro. It seems the only surprise thus far is that the laptop's mega battery screws in. [ifixit]




Wow. I took apart my Toshiba R25 Tablet PC a few weeks ago, and it is nowhere near that straightforward. Just to take off the bottom, nothing with the screen and digitizer, I had to remove the keyboard and take out half a dozen screws before even getting to the dozen or so from the bottom. Disassembling the Macbook looks like child's play by comparison.