: Apple Repairs A Rip Off?


SINC
Apr 17th, 2017, 07:23 AM
I took the hour it ran to watch this video and what an eye opener it is. Designed obsolescence is alive and well at Apple for your Mac. Watch a $750 tier 4 repair performed with $2 in parts.

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monokitty
Apr 17th, 2017, 06:38 PM
1.) He's not entirely wrong, but this been the case for decades. It's nothing new.
2.) Buy AppleCare.

hexdiy
Apr 17th, 2017, 11:12 PM
As far as Apple component/ microsoldering repairs are concerned, you better follow Louis Rossman on Youtube:

https://www.youtube.com/user/rossmanngroup

Good luck!

Macfury
Apr 19th, 2017, 03:59 PM
Those microscopes cost over $450!!

AquaAngel
Apr 23rd, 2017, 01:40 AM
+1 for Louis is an awesome guy to follow. i love that guy

as for the repair? i do it myself. :yikes: