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Image Gallery: iPhone vs. iPad Gyro Slot

UBM TechInsights' detailed teardown of the iPhone reveals a slot housing a micro-electro-mechanical gyroscope. The device is absent from the iPad -- but there's an open slot for it.
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Here's the same slice of the iPad's circuit board, showing an empty slot where the gyro was housed on the iPhone. Hence the assumption that the iPad is gyro-capable.

See main story, iPhone 4 Teardown Telegraphs Future iPad Gyro.

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