This is a term used to describe a method of construction that encapsulates the electronic components in resin during manufacture; this resin then solidifies to form a solid in-assessable plastic block with just the gold connections visible.
This provides a barrier from dust and moisture and protects the delicate electronics but also provide a more robust device to make the casing thinner and therefore cheaper to manufacture.
The usual techniques used for recovery become severely reduced with very few cheap recovery options available.
An external hard drive had failed at a critical time and there was potential loss of an extensive photo collection. The drive was sent to R3 who quickly were able to recover the data with a minimum loss of data and transfer to a new hard drive. Although the cost is not cheap I am pleased to recommend the service provided.
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