iPod contact 5G teardown: A5 chip, 512MB Ram, more desirable battery



Just as with the iPhone 5 and at numerous other iOS devices, the new iPod touch 5G lands on a dissecting table of iFixit. The repair specialists it can take once again not examine the new iPod touch to its paces. Currently still has many customer waiting for their iPod touch 5G(the factory has already started), but as the saying goes, “Anticipation is the greatest joy.”


As universal, iFixit has made himself the brand new iPod contact. The instrument is open and dismantled step-by-step. Amongst different iFixit following chips are run throughout:

  • Apple A5 Processor
  • 512MB RAM (Hynix H9TKNNN4KDBRCR)
  • 32 GB NAND flash (Toshiba THGBX2G8D4JLA01)
  • Apple 3381064 Dialog energy administration IC
  • 339S0171 Murata Wi-Fi module
  • Broadcom BCM 5976 touchscreen controller
  • Apple 33831116
  • STMicroelectronics AGD32229ESGEK low-energy, three-axis gyroscope
  • Texas Devices SoC 27AZ5R1 touchscreen

If you concept that a handy guide a rough zap with the warmth gun and a gradual pry is all it might take to get into the Contact, suppose once more! There are a few clips and adhesive protecting this iPod collectively.

When battery Apple is now on a version with three.eight Wh at three.7V (1030mAh) and accordingly have a quite more advantageous than the earlier battery (930mAh). Complete estimated iFixit the iPod contact as tough to restore and awards three of 10 factors.

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