Cracking open the Apple iPhone

Apple iPhone headset jack and Sleep/Wake button connector

The Sleep/Wake button, SIM card slot, headset jack, volume buttons, and vibrate switch are all connected to the main PCBs via this single ribbon cable.


Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop supp...

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