iFixit is tearing down an iPhone 12 live on YouTube right now

Iphone 12 Lineup
Iphone 12 Lineup (Image credit: Apple)

What you need to know

  • The iFixit team is taking apart an iPhone 12 live on YouTube right now.
  • If you're looking to see what's inside your new iPhone, this is the place to be.
  • You should be able to watch the video back once it's concluded, too.

When it comes to taking iPhones apart iFixit is probably the biggest name in the game. The outfit takes things apart and then tells us how to fix them again and that's an invaluable service. The folk in the iFixit team is at it again, this time live-streaming the teardown of an iPhone 12.

You might be babying your new iPhone to try and make sure that it lasts for as long as possible, but not iFixit. The first thing they did when getting their iPhone was to start taking its insides and putting them on the outside. And you can watch it live!


Did you nab yourself a new iPhone today? Let me know in the comments – I want all the deets!

Oliver Haslam

Oliver Haslam has written about Apple and the wider technology business for more than a decade with bylines on How-To Geek, PC Mag, iDownloadBlog, and many more. He has also been published in print for Macworld, including cover stories. At iMore, Oliver is involved in daily news coverage and, not being short of opinions, has been known to 'explain' those thoughts in more detail, too.

Having grown up using PCs and spending far too much money on graphics card and flashy RAM, Oliver switched to the Mac with a G5 iMac and hasn't looked back. Since then he's seen the growth of the smartphone world, backed by iPhone, and new product categories come and go. Current expertise includes iOS, macOS, streaming services, and pretty much anything that has a battery or plugs into a wall. Oliver also covers mobile gaming for iMore, with Apple Arcade a particular focus. He's been gaming since the Atari 2600 days and still struggles to comprehend the fact he can play console quality titles on his pocket computer.