The crew at iFixit has a brand new teardown of the iPhone 13 Professional, discovering it has an unlimited battery and a few small inside modifications to how the parts are laid out to accommodate the smaller notch on this yr’s fashions.
First, the battery. After conducting battery swap checks, on the iPhone 13 Professional, iFixit discovered its checks succeeded, however nonetheless received a warning notification. The L-shaped battery echoes the iPhone 12 Professional Max, iFixit notes:
This beefy L caps out at an anticipated 11.97 Wh in comparison with the ten.78 Wh obelisk discovered within the iPhone 12 Professional (and non-Professional), however loses out to the usual’s 12.54 Wh rectangular cell.
iFixit posits that Apple was capable of shrink the display notch partly by transferring the earpiece speaker from the again of the show to contained in the chassis. It does make changing the earpiece speaker harder, iFixit notes.
The iPhone 13 Professional is sealed with adhesive, just like the iPhone 13 and a few prior iPhones, and iFixit says the show got here off comparatively simply.
Half two of iFixit’s iPhone 13 Professional teardown is coming quickly. Within the meantime take a look at the rest of part one here.