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[* black] Things are starting to look Air-y inside this golden chassis—we can almost see the finish line!
[* black] Still lingering above the battery cavern are the metal antenna bracket and the new (modular!) Touch ID sensor, each secured by Torx screws.
[* black] FYI, the Touch ID sensor ''can'' come out directly after the [guide|115201|smaller audio board|stepid=221248|new_window=true] is removed, weremoved—we just chose to let it [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G6Kspj3OO0s|linger|new_window=true].
[* black] A couple more screws, and the display is free! This new Retina panel is almost the same as the one found on the MacBook Pro line, differing only in peak brightness (a mere 300 nits vsvs. the Pro's 500) and [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DCI-P3|P3 color gamut support|new_window=true].
[* black] FYI, the Touch ID sensor ''can'' come out directly after the [guide|115201|smaller audio board|stepid=221248|new_window=true] is removed, weremoved—we just chose to let it [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G6Kspj3OO0s|linger|new_window=true].
[* black] A couple more screws, and the display is free! This new Retina panel is almost the same as the one found on the MacBook Pro line, differing only in peak brightness (a mere 300 nits vsvs. the Pro's 500) and [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/DCI-P3|P3 color gamut support|new_window=true].