A $600 fix for a $6 cable

The problem for MacBook Pro owners is that, thanks to Apple making the flex cable part of the screen during manufacturing, it’s not possible to fix just the cable. Instead, it requires a whole new display unit, turning a $6 repair job into a $600 one… More here.

Likely the intention was good when making it part of the screen, but the implementation is poor when it still breaks so easily.



Categories: Apple

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