A Tablet at stake!

There was this old broken tablet lying around and one day I decided to do a postmortal analysis on it.

 

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Remove the back cover and this is what you see

 

I started removing components one by one. First came the ones with tiny wires and lying on the surface.

Then came the Li-ion battery. One has to be extra careful when removing batteries.
⚠️ Lithium-ion cells and battery packs may get hot, explode or ignite and cause serious injury if exposed to abuse conditions. ⚠️

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Then came out the peripeherals with ribbon cables like camera and the LCD display.

Followed by removing the board from the enclosure. It flaunting the tiny yet powerful MEDIATEK processors.

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The final step was to check out the display and touch panel. Since I had a very bad past encounter removing a screen😅 ; I was extra careful this time.

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Suprisingly it was made up of a lot of cool plastic layers of different textures.

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The LED backlight

 

The lined transparent plastic sheet (just below the screen) I believe is the resistive touch layer.

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The GSM antenna

😌😌😌

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