iPhone 12 Anti Repair Design - Teardown and Repair Assessment

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Apple says they are aiming for zero climate impact by 2030.
So to me that says a device should be able to be repaired when the time comes to, preventing it from becoming e-waste. But is that true?
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  1. 『Mango Tango』
    『Mango Tango』
    Пре 5 сати


  2. Mark
    Пре 11 сати

    Exactly why I gave up on Apple years ago.

  3. Gary Cunningham
    Gary Cunningham
    Пре 16 сати

    Apple like to peddle their green credentials but are only to keen to use up valuable resources shoving its latest products at consumers and deliberately building in planned obsolescence.

  4. piggy billzzz74
    piggy billzzz74
    Пре 21 сат

    Bruhhh they just want money...

  5. MadameSomnambule
    Пре 2 дана

    And this, ladies and gents, is why I use android.

  6. TMBD
    Пре 2 дана

    I'm not even phased at all as I know our Chinese friends will sort these issues out chop-chop 😂 they always have loopholes, as they should they make them 🤷‍♂️

  7. Wirth It Productions
    Wirth It Productions
    Пре 2 дана

    the problem is not that the parts are paired, rather its the fact that apple doesn't supply pairing tools to retail repair shops.

  8. Sergio Chavez
    Sergio Chavez
    Пре 3 дана

    This dude is trying to heat up adhesive to 80 degrees that’s lower than our body temperature🤦‍♂️

    1. cfltheman
      Пре дан

      It most likely in Celsius, which is a lot higher than body temperature, which is 37.

  9. Metal Up Your azz
    Metal Up Your azz
    Пре 4 дана

    Stop crying nerds. It’s their company.

  10. demine100018
    Пре 5 дана

    im just waiting on the iPhone 13 anti repair design video to see if they stick to the same think as 12. most likely yes.

  11. X R
    X R
    Пре 5 дана

    They're just trying to be difficult - they're trying to be too *_exclusive™_* and *_prestige™_* and that's what let's them down compared to other phones. It's a problem for the world/climate and for general user-friendliness and even social lives (e.g. bullying, not being able to borrow/lend chargers etc.).

  12. iMac G3
    iMac G3
    Пре 5 дана

    Damn it Apple

  13. Moses Show
    Moses Show
    Пре 6 дана

    How can i buy a phone of 1500 dollar but i can not repair;i think in future nobody will use apple device because of their n*nsense policy the control their users the way the want the have Unnecessary policy.

  14. Moses Show
    Moses Show
    Пре 6 дана

    I believe in Samsung than apple

  15. Butter
    Пре 6 дана

    I thought they cared about the earth. Sadly. Looks like they don't. 3rd party repairs are the ones that are actually caring for the earth.

  16. Rosaria
    Пре 6 дана

    Looking forward to your iPhone 13 repair assessment.

  17. Hamza Shahid
    Hamza Shahid
    Пре 6 дана

    Don’t do that again

  18. Huey H
    Huey H
    Пре 6 дана

    I don't buy the environmental angle when I have to buy a power adaptor that is in a package of its own, that needs to be delivered to me speratley. On the upside, apple does support older iPhones with updates for longer than any other manufacturer. I have 5 year old iPhones that run on the latest iOS.

  19. EFD620G
    Пре 7 дана

    Buying Apple is like buying a car and being forced to buy gas from an Apple gas station. Keep buying them and this will always be a problem.....Apple just doesn't care

  20. Ervin Dine
    Ervin Dine
    Пре 7 дана

    Iphones have always been restrictive, they have just gotten more restrictive which is Apple's trend. It is just a nice looking cage. I do not even have a smartphone but if I had to buy one it would never be an iphone. That Apple makes unethical products hard to fix and repair is obviously intentional. And if you buy their stuff you reward them for this behaviour. Not to mention surveillance as everything in an iphone is connected and sending data to Apple's services all the time.

  21. Jrevell 888
    Jrevell 888
    Пре 7 дана

    Apple Be like : Apple Dont Do that omfg this guy is stupid

  22. The Little Big Texas Rancher
    The Little Big Texas Rancher
    Пре 7 дана

    Basically another scam by apple, cant repair your phone that has a $30 part broken without spending $500 with apple

  23. coopers204
    Пре 7 дана

    At the end of the day, electricity and charging is the same. I’m using an old Samsung brick from a s7 to charge my iPhone 12 and iPad. Works fine

  24. Marvel Crack
    Marvel Crack
    Пре 7 дана

    adroids better because apples just in it for money like you dont allow anthing third party or in game paymeny for games you charge way more and just shit quality now

  25. Marvel Crack
    Marvel Crack
    Пре 7 дана

    at this point apples no longer about the customers and more about scamming

  26. ryannrjohnson
    Пре 7 дана

    Well I hope my daughters don't drop their phones now, I see I can no longer replace their screens or cameras for them any longer if they break or stop working on their new iPhones. Guess I better check to see if any top tier Samsung or Google Android phones stop working when you replace parts so that I don't end up buying a cell phone that won't actually be mine because the phone won't allow me to repair it myself if it breaks.

  27. Orfeas Lampropoulos
    Orfeas Lampropoulos
    Пре 8 дана

    i don' t like apple products, i I have never had a single product of Apple, and of course i don' t like this practise of "pairing". BUT, we must agree that Apple is the only company that supports a phone up to 7 years.. This is also something very important for the longevity of a phone and must android manufactures don' t care about this also.

  28. jeferson de jesus
    jeferson de jesus
    Пре 9 дана

    We have to stop buying iPhone, and any products from apple, until they listen us.

  29. Nikko Tan
    Nikko Tan
    Пре 9 дана

    No wonder people are turning android. Cut cost save the planet when it only make it worse. I will only believe if Apple told people save the planet we when they make a wooden phone with saw dust for parts.

  30. DatOneCommie IronGEAR
    DatOneCommie IronGEAR
    Пре 10 дана

    Unbelivable how scummy that assembly is. And im there, about to get a LG V20 I can just open the back with my finger and fully open with a screwdriver.

  31. shwndh
    Пре 10 дана

    Thank you so much for this experiment. I will NOT be purchasing an iPhone 12.

  32. StopBuyingAppleProducts
    Пре 10 дана


  33. richkim0607
    Пре 11 дана

    how many times did u swear during the opening of da iPhone

  34. Th3Riddick
    Пре 11 дана

    Apple company is ran by a bunch of ignorant bastards. Thanks for the awesome information Hugh. Will you be doing a similar test on the 13?

  35. DieselDucy Elevator
    DieselDucy Elevator
    Пре 12 дана

    If I own a device why can't I repair it? Apple sure is trying to help the environment. NOT!

  36. sosaysthecaptain
    Пре 13 дана

    I'm an engineer. I literally learned my trade by taking things apart and putting them back together again. The young graduates I interview these days that learned in school don't actually know how to build things anymore. Teaching kids that the world is made out of proprietary things they can't possibly understand is not the way you build a great civilization.

  37. Randy Lewis
    Randy Lewis
    Пре 13 дана

    What is all the plastic made out of and how much fossil fuels are burned to make the glass and metal components

  38. Sagar Pd Shrestha
    Sagar Pd Shrestha
    Пре 13 дана

    thanks, man for the best information. It's a nightmare for mobile technicians.

  39. easyq1
    Пре 14 дана

    Easy don’t buy apple

  40. Joshua Richards
    Joshua Richards
    Пре 14 дана

    Lol, all the "benefits" androids don't have. We feel so sorry for you apple users. So expensive yet so much of a joke. Apple needs to be starved so they get desperate.

  41. LeeF_96
    Пре 16 дана

    Not sure if it’s stupid or not but would it make any difference if it was 2x product red iPhone 12’s or vice versa with the blue one

  42. Eco ducky
    Eco ducky
    Пре 16 дана

    I bought the iPhone 12 and basically got scammed they be removing everything I bet you the iPhone 13 won’t even have a charging port

  43. killer456
    Пре 16 дана

    S21 try it

  44. Matt McBride
    Matt McBride
    Пре 16 дана

    iPhone 13- welded shut?

  45. oguretsagressive
    Пре 17 дана

    Such technology! So advanced! There's got to be a whole department of engineers somewhere wasting their lifetime on this shit.

  46. John Delange
    John Delange
    Пре 17 дана

    This is why Apple will lose more Users. Well done Apple in Taking your company to the trash.

  47. Cesar Duque
    Cesar Duque
    Пре 18 дана

    i have a question, i seen those videos that show repairing of the face ID, like this rslost.info/less/video/qK2O04yIjdSmz5s.html does that actually work?

  48. hamishpearce007
    Пре 18 дана

    The only reason i have an Apple iPod is because i found it on the side of the road, i would never go out and buy one.

  49. Abdul Mupit
    Abdul Mupit
    Пре 19 дана

    People from the future: I am special. Today people: What make you special? People from the future: I have detachable Penis. Today people: Nope! A special thing is if you bought a phone but you don't got an adapter inside the package. People from the future: ...

  50. Joshua Nienhaus
    Joshua Nienhaus
    Пре 19 дана

    I knew these comments were going to be full of people not knowing what their talking about before I even looked lmao

  51. robodock23
    Пре 20 дана

    You have to use a apple OEM system configuration to pair the "new" camera to the logic board

  52. Johannes Schmitt
    Johannes Schmitt
    Пре 20 дана

    Any update?

  53. Ban the CCP
    Ban the CCP
    Пре 20 дана

    Only idiots give their money to Apple, the fashion consumer zombies

  54. S F
    S F
    Пре 20 дана

    These large companies are actually begging to be distrupted. They love challanging the market to see how m

  55. Radu_2440
    Пре 20 дана

    Apple is greedy enough to remove the charger in their boxes just for you to pay extra for it. And now an anti repair design just for you to be forced to buy a new one at full price instead of fixing it for a way cheaper price tag. Its ridiculous. Apple is made for photos and flexing out with.

  56. Louis Pole
    Louis Pole
    Пре 21 дан

    All the more reason not to buy from Apple.

  57. Kap Koder
    Kap Koder
    Пре 21 дан

    Apple is disgusting, people need to stop supporting theyre efforts by buying theyre stupid stingy phones, protest until they straighten themselves out and allow 3rd repairs

  58. Stephen Kerley
    Stephen Kerley
    Пре 21 дан

    After many years of apple products, I now find them way too intrusive can’t do Apple anymore.

  59. Groovy Tony
    Groovy Tony
    Пре 22 дана

    These companies are cutthroat 🤣

  60. grobenn25
    Пре 22 дана

    Amazing job, thanks for you investigations, and shame on apple, shame on them.

  61. Yokora -dono
    Yokora -dono
    Пре 22 дана

    This gets so tiring to see, I hope eventually that more ppl see how nasty this really is.

  62. pauz
    Пре 24 дана

    Quintessential example of a how American corporations have failed us. EVIL..!

  63. Adem Sofilić
    Adem Sofilić
    Пре 24 дана

    64 GB as a minimum in 2021? LOL

  64. Conner Mims
    Conner Mims
    Пре 25 дана

    "less waste" but use 2x as much material to sell single power bricks by themselves. Same for headphones.

  65. Michael Elsy
    Michael Elsy
    Пре 25 дана

    These companies wouldn't be able to get away with this if it wasn't for the crooked politicians.

  66. Omar Lab
    Omar Lab
    Пре 26 дана

    I think jailbreaking could help

  67. x1101126
    Пре 26 дана

    Better to buy a android alternative.

  68. Society #1
    Society #1
    Пре 27 дана

    I would never eat an apple now

  69. Hellburner
    Пре 27 дана

    Are the screen changeable with a OEM screen for iphone12?

  70. T S
    T S
    Пре 28 дана

    I think Apple shares will start sliding down when people figure out that not only can they not repair their phones without Apple getting involved, but when they realize iOS 15 turns their phone into a 24 hour a day AI spying machine. That's just too creepy. I assume Google will want to shaft customers the same way with Android phones. Out of those ashes, a new company will make a real phone that prevents all this and people will flock to it. De-Googled phones will become as common as apple pie.

  71. Stephanie The Batter
    Stephanie The Batter
    Пре 28 дана

    The only things I would ever do with device part pairing would be the following: 1. Let Face/Touch ID work, but all data on them is wiped, so you have to set up new fingerprints/Face IDs. A test may also be needed to make sure it's not a spoofed ID or whatever. 2. Possibly perform a hardware scan to ensure the new parts are working properly. 3. Have it say somewhere that the device is refurbished and thank you for using a refurbished device instead of letting it go to e-waste.

  72. Free Citizen
    Free Citizen
    Пре 29 дана

    It is just sloppy design.

  73. Michael Klamm
    Michael Klamm
    Пре месец

    Steve jobs would not be proud of that

  74. Mr Sun Electronics
    Mr Sun Electronics
    Пре месец

    Wegwerf Schrott wird nicht unterstützt ! behaltet Euern Scheiß....

  75. TypeAlpha55
    Пре месец

    That’s not fair. They should allow their iPhone, to get third-party repairs & and other altercations that the iPhone may need, in case of any defects.

  76. American Nobody
    American Nobody
    Пре месец

    Something tells me that Steve Jobs would not appreciate his computer company turning into the Jaguar of cell phones! I bought a phone that's military rated & I don't deal with ANY of these issues! I got sick of buying new phones, especially when I change carriers, and having to be careful with it as if it's a flower, and a splash of liquid ends it! This thing has solid heavy metal chassis, with the rubber points of impact, and even when it first came out was only $900 compared to the $1200+ for an iPhone, and I got it for just under $300. If you buy a phone this tough you don't need to worry about having it repaired. I don't know much about stuff like this, but I am just dumbfounded by the amount of issues that comes from switching out the parts like that, it's crazy. Up until about 6-7 yrs ago I thought the tower for the computer was the modem, so if you think you are surprised by this just imagine how confused I must be, because from what I can see they're identical parts, & I can't comprehend how that's even possible! IT'S ALL THE SAME DAMN THING!?! I would understand if it was from a different phone maker, but that's just a little too ridiculous!

  77. Nigelnightmare
    Пре месец

    Simple solution: DON'T BUY APPLE.

  78. Schobbii
    Пре месец

    hey guys, can someone please reply to my question, my iph 12 pro max frame is looking ridiculous now so i want to buy a brand new looking 12 pro max which is locked icloud, so if i swap the display, logic board , battery and face id to the better looking one i will have any issues? thanks, or lets say i will put all the parts from my phone( logic board, display, face it) except my battery, so i will use the one already installed in the other phone, i will see that message? that they cant verify if its authentic?

  79. Imran Ali
    Imran Ali
    Пре месец

    Luckily china has made all the tools and devices to programme everything like True Tone and the battery and faceid etc, the tools are expensive but all available now so at the moment a repair shop will be available to repair these phones unless apple patch it in some way

  80. Robinson Soto
    Robinson Soto
    Пре месец

    it is in the firmware.

  81. Niko
    Пре месец

    I hope someone sues apple for this

  82. Siraj Florida
    Siraj Florida
    Пре месец

    In summery, Apple's hardware scam is obvious so don't buy their crappy products. If you buy something, then you should have the ability to use it as you see fit. If I buy a car, I can improve it, repair it, or sell it for parts if I like... Because I own it, it's mine. When you buy an Apple device in their minds you are just paying to use it for a little time, you do not own the device. So yeah, moving on from Apple now.

  83. Uncle Chester The Pester
    Uncle Chester The Pester
    Пре месец

    The new ‘ceramic’ shield glass is a fucking scam

    Пре месец

    That shows the greed of corportations, they don;t care about anything except $$$$.

  85. Alexander Neff
    Alexander Neff
    Пре месец

    If old iphone wont install new apps now old iphone wont be fixable too.

  86. careca
    Пре месец

    The best way for apple to get to zero climate impact by 2030, is to disappear and stop making crap.

  87. Sunday Wolf
    Sunday Wolf
    Пре месец


  88. Albino monkey
    Albino monkey
    Пре месец

    Lesson learned dont break your f*cking phone. get a mous case and a screen protector and you'll be good

  89. Dilshad Mhmd
    Dilshad Mhmd
    Пре месец

    no still we repair 12

  90. Nurshahidah Roslie
    Nurshahidah Roslie
    Пре месец

    As someone who spent thousands of dollars on iPhone and very careless with even my iPhone I SUPPORT THIS MOVE. Because this is my experience and how I wished something was done. My iPhone was locked with Apple ID. So in order to unlock it, whoever stole my phone sent out a Phishing email so I would be tricked into giving them my Apple ID password. Of course I didn’t, so that phone is now unusable to them. BUT… they could still sell it for PARTS. After watching this video, I AM ABSOLUTELY glad that they make it hard for third party repairs. Means “locked” phone have absolutely no value. Dishonest *^%# will only have 2 options: Return it, or throw it. I’m glad my hard earned investment is better protected.

  91. Jeff Juma
    Jeff Juma
    Пре месец

    I will never buy an iphone.

  92. dawnblush
    Пре месец

    honestly i don’t even want to use apple devices anymore but androids are ugly so i’m stuck with them

  93. Michael Overholser
    Michael Overholser
    Пре месец

    Except that you can continue to use the standard (original) USB-A to lightning cables without issue if you don’t happen to have a USB-C charger. So your comment around 1 minute don’t really make sense.

  94. Zek Beemer
    Zek Beemer
    Пре месец

    seem that my iphone 11 is the last iphone from apple...... good bye apple, no more apple for me in the future

  95. Sleepoverwithmusic
    Пре месец

    Want to change my iphone 11 to any fking xiaomi until i break screen its better

  96. Art notforthesakeofart
    Art notforthesakeofart
    Пре месец

    I feel if 'Captain Planet' were a series for modern times, this is what he'd be exposing! So thank you Hugh Jeffreys for making this video!

  97. Art notforthesakeofart
    Art notforthesakeofart
    Пре месец

    This was EYE-OPENING. Thank you for making this video. It is ridiculous that the consumers even have to ask for the 'right to repair', it should be there anyway! I feel consumer pressure and very strict government laws are the only way to stop this madness. Sooner or later, these companies will have to admit and pay for what they are doing!

  98. Itippek
    Пре месец

    can i get it one of them?

  99. One Two
    One Two
    Пре месец

    Apple has children slaves and people killing themselves during working hours

  100. Erik Sanz
    Erik Sanz
    Пре месец

    Third party repair costs too much and they tend to rip you off. I’m glad Apple is fighting back.