Willcom D4 (Sharp WS016SH) UMPC teardown

Eep! I can’t look! I can’t look! Without considering my feelings as a soon-to-be owner of the Willcom D4 at all, PC Watch (via Wow-Pow) viciously cracked open the Atom-based UMPC and photographed its insides for all to see. Monsters!

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Now I know how those people who stand in line for days feel when they see some punk kid walk out of a store, unwrap their object of lust, and smash it to bits on the sidewalk.

Well, okay, a careful teardown isn’t exactly the same thing as senseless carnage.

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But trust me. If you were as anxious as I am for the D4 to be delivered (cross your fingers for Friday or Saturday at the latest!), seeing it taken apart would make you queasy too.

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If you’ve got an iron stomach, though, you can check out all the photos and a translated version of the corresponding text right here.

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Jenn K. Lee

Jenn K. Lee is the founder of Pocketables. She loves gadgets the way most women love shoes and purses. The pieces in her tech wardrobe that go with everything are currently the Samsung Galaxy Note II, Sony Tablet P, and Nexus 7, but there are still a couple of vintage UMPCs/MIDs in the back of her closet.

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