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The rearranged screw holes in the chassis suggests a significantly smaller dock connector.
Image source: iLab Factory.
Photos have turned up claiming to show Apple's revamped iPhone 5 dock connector plug, showing 8 electrical contacts on each site of the plug.
The images were posted on the French website Nowherelse.fr, but no details have been offered as to the origin of the photos.
Image source: Nowherelse.fr.
Repair site iResQ posted photos of an assembled iPhone 5 next to an iPhone 4S which showed just how much Apple seems to have managed to shave off the thickness of the new iPhone. The difference is essentially the same as removing the glass backplate from the iPhone 4S.
Image source: iResQ.
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