The iPhone 5S Teardown: Everything New Is on the Inside
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We'll be highlighting any of iFixit's updates as they continue the teardown:
A cable connects the Touch ID sensor in the home button to the Lightning port. iFixit says pulling too hard on the screen could cause damage to that cable.
- The battery is a 3.8V 5.92Wh - 1560mAh battery that's slightly bigger than last year's 3.8V - 5.45Wh - 1440mAh
- iFixit also mentions that they hope the sapphire crystal cover can protect the CMOS fingerprint sensors (which the iPhone 5S has) from degrading