Galaxy S23 FE front

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  • A contract between Samsung and independent repair stores has revealed anti-consumer practices.
  • Stores are required to disassemble products that feature parts not bought from Samsung.
  • These stores are also required to snitch on the customer to Samsung.

Samsung is in hot water this week after popular repair outlet iFixit announced that it was terminating its partnership with the Galaxy maker. Unfortunately for Samsung, it turns out this might be the tip of the iceberg.