iPhone XS teardown shows single-cell battery, few other changes from iPhone X

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AppleInsider—While the iPhone XS shares the practically the same external appearance as the iPhone X, the first teardown of the latest Apple smartphone reveals a few changes were made to the inside, including the use of a new battery and some smaller alterations to other internal components.

iPhone XS Teardown Reveals New Single-Cell L-Shaped Battery. Dutch repair site FixjeiPhone today shared a teardown of the iPhone XS, providing us with our first look inside the 5.8-inch model. A side-by-side comparison shot with the iPhone X reveals that the internal layout of the iPhone XS has not changed significantly, with the most obvious difference being a new single-cell L-shaped battery with a capacity of 2,658 mAh. The battery was also L-shaped in the iPhone X, but it was a two-cell configuration, instead of a single lithium-ion battery...