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Friday, Sep 21
2012, 9:17 AM
The first iPhone 5 teardowns are out, courtesy of iFixit and Chipworks. Parts found include...
The first iPhone 5 teardowns are out, courtesy of iFixit and Chipworks. Parts found include Qualcomm (QCOM +0.7%) baseband, power management, and transceiver chips, Elpida (MU +1.6%) DRAM, two Avago (AVGO +2.2%) 4G power amplifier modules, Skyworks (SWKS +3% - previous) 2G and 3G amplifier modules, a TriQuint (TQNT +5.2%) 3G amplifier module, two STMicroelectronics (STM -1.3%) motion sensors, and a Broadcom (BRCM +2.2%) touchscreen controller and Wi-Fi/Bluetooth combo chip.