Originally Posted by Funklord
I worked at MyData, developing a pick&place machine, that could easily grab 8 of those types of parts with a single head (using the right kinds of nozzles of course) but yeah, the difference in accuracy and steadiness of a machine vs. my hand is huge.
I can barely handle it with my sharpest pair of tweezers.
That component is an ESD protection for one of the stereo speakers, and as such, it's not strictly necessary.
But the 32Gb emmc stores the /home and /opt directories, so the phone doesn't work very well without it :P
let us know how it went : )