The Best and Worst Smartphones for DIY Repairs

iFixit ranked the "repairability" of 28 of the most popular smartphones released during the past seven years. Atop the list of easy-to-repair handhelds: Motorola's DROID Bionic. The least repairable: the HTC One.
  • Smartphones
  • Computers and Peripherals
  • Mobile
  • Small and Medium Business
Al Sacco was a journalist, blogger and editor who covers the fast-paced mobile beat for CIO.com and IDG Enterprise, with a focus on wearable tech, smartphones and tablet PCs. Al managed CIO.com writers and contributors, covered news, and shared insightful expert analysis of key industry happenings. He also wrote a wide variety of tutorials and how-tos to help readers get the most out of their gadgets, and regularly offered up recommendations on software for a number of mobile platforms. Al resides in Boston and is a passionate reader, traveler, beer lover, film buff and Red Sox fan.