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[* black] And now, for the moment we've all been waiting for... It's time to reveal some ICs on the front of the logic board:
[* red] Apple A9 APL0898 SoC + Samsung 2 GB LPDDR4 RAM (as denoted by the markings K3RG1G10BM-BGCH)
[* orange] Qualcomm MDM9635M LTE Cat. 6 Modem (vs. the [https://chipworks.secure.force.com/catalog/ProductDetails?sku=QUA-MDM9625M|MDM9625M|new_window=true] found in the iPhone 6)
[* yellow] InvenSense [http://www.systemplus.fr/reverse-costing-reports/invensense-mp67b-2/|MP67B|new_window=true] 6-axis Gyroscope and Accelerometer Combo (also found in iPhone 6)
[* green] Bosch Sensortec 3P7 LA 3-axis Accelerometer (likely [http://www.bosch-sensortec.com/de/homepage/products_3/3_axis_sensors/acceleration_sensors/bma280/bma280|BMA280|new_window=true])
[* light_blue] TriQuint TQF6405 Power Amplifier Module
[* blue] Skyworks SKY77812[http://chipworks.force.com/catalog/ProductDetails?sku=SKY-SKY77812-19&viewState=DetailView|SKY77812|new_window=true] Power Amplifier Module
[* violet] Avago AFEM-8030[http://chipworks.force.com/catalog/ProductDetails?sku=AVA-AFEM-8030&viewState=DetailView|AFEM-8030|new_window=true] Power Amplifier Module
[* blue] Skyworks SKY77812[http://chipworks.force.com/catalog/ProductDetails?sku=SKY-SKY77812-19&viewState=DetailView|SKY77812|new_window=true] Power Amplifier Module
[* violet] Avago AFEM-8030[http://chipworks.force.com/catalog/ProductDetails?sku=AVA-AFEM-8030&viewState=DetailView|AFEM-8030|new_window=true] Power Amplifier Module