iFixit has started selling real substitute elements for Microsoft Floor units. The corporate now offers SSDs, batteries, screens, kickstands, and a complete bunch of different elements for 15 Floor merchandise.
A number of the units on that listing embrace the Floor Professional 9, Floor Laptop computer 5, Floor Go 4, Floor Studio 2 Plus, and others. You may try all the listing of supported merchandise and elements on this post on Microsoft’s website. Along with supplying substitute elements, iFixit additionally affords disassembly movies and guides for every product, in addition to toolkits that embrace issues like a gap software, tweezers, drivers, and extra.
Microsoft started selling its personal Microsoft Floor elements in June, however iFixit has a far bigger choice of elements for extra merchandise. So far as pricing goes, each Microsoft and iFixit appear to supply many of the similar elements for a similar worth. For instance, the substitute battery for the Floor 9 Professional is $237.99 on both sites, and the identical goes for the $93.99 256GB SSD for the Floor Laptop computer 5. Nonetheless, some elements value a bit extra on iFixit when the repair package is included.
This isn’t the primary time Microsoft has partnered with iFixit. In 2021, iFixit began promoting official Microsoft Floor restore instruments to sure service companions. Over time, Microsoft has been improving the repairability of its Floor merchandise and made battery replacements a complete lot easier with the Surface Pro 9.