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Cracking open the Apple TV

Qimonda 256Mb Graphics RAM GDDR3 (HYB18H256321AFL14)

These two chips provide the Apple TV's 64MB of video memory. According to Qimonda's Web site, these two chips are either HYB18H256321AFL14 GDDR3 (256Mb, 8M x 32, 700 MHz, 1.8V) or HYB18H256321AF-14 (256Mb, 8Mx32, 700MHz, 2.0V).

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