4-inch iPhone released in March 2016 with similar hardware specifications to the 6s. Available in Silver, Space Grey, Gold, or Rose Gold with 16/64 GB storage options. Model A1662 and A1723.

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A little black rubber thing appeared as I was repairing iPhone SE

I was just getting of the sticky thing that holds the battery in place when I suddenly saw a little rubber thing on the table where I was sitting.

I don't know what it is, but I'm sure that it belongs to the iPhone SE. Does anybody know what this is???

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That black rubber gasket piece sits on this part here:

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The rubber part with the hole should sit on top of the purple / pink square part which if I'm correct the pink part on the front camera assembly is the ambient light sensor for sensing the amount of light for auto brightness.

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While this image is of the iPhone 5 front camera flex the location is the same for the 5S version. Probably better to sit it on the screen side as there is a spot there that sits flush with it.

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