Here is why the Galaxy Note5 stylus gets stuck (teardown)


You’ve all heard it by now: there is a pretty major flaw in the Samsung Galaxy Note5 design – insert the S Pen in the reverse direction, and the thing gets trapped by the clamping mechanism that would otherwise hold it tightly in place. We call it Pen-gate.
But why does this happen and what does the actual mechanism the holds the S Pen in place look like? 9to5Google tore down the Samsung Galaxy Note5 to find out all the details that remain invisible under the sealed body of the phone. And what it found is a lever that locks in place when you …