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1212This device can be located down the bottom of an iPhone 10 and is connected via a thin ribbon cable. What is this?

A Wi-Fi antenna.

Smartphones will contain an inbuilt cellular antenna as well as a Wi-Fi antenna. They typically connect using a ribbon cable, which may be shaped differently or located differently depending on the cell phone type. These are not user-replaceable parts, but you may be asked to change them as an IT technician. To open a cell phone case without causing harm, special tools, commonly made of plastic, may be required. The digitizer is a thin layer of electronic material bonded between the glass and the LCD. Haptics refers to a device's capacity to interact through touch, such as vibration when it rings or the sensation of hitting a physical button when you aren't. Stylus sensors are not actual devices.

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