Apple Smart Battery Case

Apple's Smart Battery Case is nearly impossible to repair, teardown reveals

Apple's Smart Battery Case is nearly impossible to repair, teardown reveals

Jacob Kleinman

Apple made some questionable choices when it designed the outside of its new Smart Battery Case, and it turns out the internal design may not be much better. A teardown from iFixit reveals that the $99 accessory is all but impossible to repair it if something goes wrong. Replacing the battery itself is actually possible, though it isn’t easy. Apple’s used plenty of strong adhesive to...