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Investing Inside the iPhone X

Updated: Oct 27



The iPhone X has arrived with great fan fare. Apple has created a stunning phone with a lot of screen space, very small bezels, and great technology.

Thanks to Tech Insights break down of the iPhone X we get a look inside to see what makes the iPhone X go. We aren't doing a tech review, we are looking at the publicly traded companies that are supplying Apple. If you want a thorough tech review of the iPhone X visit Tech Insights.

Tech Insights has done all of the hard work, we've noted the manufactures name, ticker symbol, and the stock price as of the time of this writing. If you would like to research any of the companies on your own, the manufacturer names are linked to their website. Let's see what's inside Apple's iPhone X.


The Display


OLED Display and OLED Display driver manufactured by Samsung. (KS005930 on the KRX, ₩2,789,000 or $2,546.86)

OLED Display PMIC manufactured by STMicroelectronics. (STM, $24.05)




Broadcom Ltd. AVGO $268.04

The Avago Quadplexer

The Avago AFEM-8066 FEM

The Avago AFEM 8056-FEM

The Broadcom BCM59355 Wireless Charging

Skyworks SWKS $110.24

The Skyworks SKY13764 RF Switch

The Skyworks SKY77367 PAM

The Skyworks SKY13767 RF Switch

Intel Corp. INTC $46.65

The Intel PMB6848 PMIC

The Intel PMB9948 Modem

The Intel PMB5757 RF Transceiver

Qorvo QRVO $77.49

The Qorvo QMB81004 Envelope Tracker

The Qorvo QM76041 PAM

Murata 6981 Tokyo Exchange TYO: 6981 ¥15,995 or $141.70

The Murata 339S00399 Wi-Fi Module

NXP Semiconductors NXPI $115.73

The NXP PN80V NFC



Apple / Dialog Semiconductor AAPL/ GB0059822006, Market: XETRA DLG:GR €38.60 or $45.48

The Apple / Dialog 338S00306 PMIC

The Apple / Dialog 338S00341 PMIC

Apple AAPL $170.78

The Apple 338S00248 audio codec

The Apple A11 Bionic with Samsung LPDDR4 SDRAM

STMicroelectronics STM $24.05

The STMicroelectronics STB600B0 ASIC

Cypress CY $16.52

The Cypress CYPD2104 USB Type-C Controller

Texas Instruments TXN $97.63

The TI SN2501 Battery Charger


Toshiba TOSBF $2.55

The Toshiba TSB3234X38144

Apple AAPL $170.78

Apple/Cirrus Logic 338S00296 audio amplifier

The Camera


The Infrared Camera manufactured by STMicroelectronics. (STM, $24.05)

The Front Image Sensor manufactured by Sony. (SNE, $46.01)

The iPhone X’s12-megapixel camera manufactured by Sony (according to Barrons). (SNE, $46.01)

Ambient Light Sensor manufactured by AMS. AMS trades on the SIX Swiss Exchange. (AMS, $97.70CHF or $98.43)


Thanks to Tech Insights for the break down. Before you hit the buy button on any one of these companies make sure to do your own research. If you're thinking about making an investment in Apple check out our 10 Things to Know on Apple.

We look forward to looking under the hood of more popular electronics to find investment ideas. If you want stay updated with The Seville Report's post and what companies we are reviewing go to sevillereport.com and leave your email.

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Happy Investing.


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