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Fairphone 3 stripped to the modular essentials: Glue? What glue?

Gordon 10 Silver badge

At the risk of making myself unpopular

I rather suspect the usage of glue today is a direct result from the mainstream manufacturers wishing to eliminate warrantee returns due to things like loose USB connections.

My gut feel suggests glued phones whilst less repairable are also less prone to mechanical failures.

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