We've taken apart the VL53L0X sensor. So why not the VL53L1X?
Here's the package with protective Kapton tape:
Stop you're making me blush:
Removing the IR filters, you can now see some optics. This is different to the VL53L0X sensor as this sensor has an adjustable field of view:
Now taking the whole package apart, we have access to the die:
Interestingly the sensor die is practically identical to the VL53L0X sensor except for some capacitors on the left.