iPhone XS packs chips for payments from NXP and ST

PARTNER NEWS: Apple’s latest iPhones, the XS and XS Max, carry an NXP 100VB27 NFC controller, according to a teardown published by iFixit.

The devices also carry an STMicroelectronics ST33G1M2, “a serial access microcontroller designed for secure mobile applications” that offers embedded secure element functionality.