Monthly Archives: March 2017

Qualcomm RFT6100

A couple of weeks back I posted a teardown of the Samsung SPH-A660 phone and featured the Qualcomm RF receive chips. This is the brother chip the RF transmitter RFT6100 It measures 3.53mm x 2.53mm. From Qualcomm literature “the RFT6100 … Continue reading

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Palm V – part 2

So many chips worth looking at from this 1999 Palm V teardown, to avoid making it too large I have split it into two entries in part 2 I am looking at the display backlight driver, the LCD driver and … Continue reading

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Palm V

The original Pilot was launched by US Robotics in 1996, the second model became the Palm Pilot. All subsequent models were just called Palm. 3Com acquired US Robotics, and the Palm V was launched in 1999. Clearly a forerunner of … Continue reading

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