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Translating step 21

Step 21
After removing the S1, we go back to the future, and the display panel, to find a lonesome chip: Analog Devices AD7166 ARM Cortex M3-based Touchscreen Controller
  • After removing the S1, we go back to the future, and the display panel, to find a lonesome chip:

  • Analog Devices AD7166 ARM Cortex M3-based Touchscreen Controller

  • Analysts have anticipated that LG would be the supplier of the Apple Watch's Retina display, and our best guess is that Watch is sporting a Plastic AMOLED display made by LG.

  • With some careful tweezing, we pull up what appears to be an ambient light sensor.

  • We're betting that this is one of Apple's new solar cell ambient light sensors. This allows for the sensor to be behind the display panel, as opposed to the traditional surface-mounted design seen on most smartphones and tablets.

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