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[* black] There are all kinds of metal-to-metal contacts inside the iPhone 5.
[* black] This contact connects the metal frame around the front-facing camera to the frame around the rear-facing camera. Maybe this frame is some kind of an antenna? Only time will tell.
[* black] Speaking of antennas, one end of an antenna connector is easily pried off of the logic board near the battery.
[* black] In the iPhone 4S, this antenna location was reserved for the cellular antenna. We won't know for sure what this antenna's purpose is until we uncover more.

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