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The loudspeaker and Taptic Engine are a snap to remove with the help of our new hyper-pocketable Minnow Driver Kit.

If you've got a keen eye and would like your own personal Minnow, enter our giveaway here and tell us which two steps in this teardown contain a photo shot on an iPhone with the Halide camera app.

The Max Taptic Engine sports a little black plastic sidecar. What for, you ask? It could help support the display, or maybe it's an extra battery bumper. Either way, it's unusual to find anything in an iPhone that seemingly just fills "unused" space—but not unprecedented.

Apple’s engineers seem satisfied enough with the battery capacity to give the Taptic Engine and speaker more room to boom. Compared to the mini, these bits are maxssive.