1 Archived Guide
These are some common tools used to work on this device. You might not need every tool for every procedure.
Repairability Score ¶
Track down a number of hardware problems using the iPad Troubleshooting page.
Identification and Background ¶
The iPad 2 is the second generation of the iPad. It was announced by Apple on March 2, 2011 and first available in the United States on March 11, 2011. The iPad 2 features both front and rear facing cameras, and comes in both while and black.
It features multi-touch interaction with print, video, photo, and audio multimedia, internet browsing, and runs most iPhone OS apps. The device has an LED-backlit 9.7-inch color LCD display and uses a virtual keyboard for text input, although one of the optional accessories offered by Apple is an iPad keyboard dock.
Announce date: March 2, 2011
Color display: 9.7 inches (25 cm) LED backlit in-plane switching LCD,
Processor: 1 GHz dual-core Apple A5 system-on-a-chip
Graphics: 1024×768 pixel (XGA resolution), 20cm × 15cm, 132ppi
Storage: 16, 32 or 64 GB flash memory
Wireless: Integrated 802.11n and Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR
Battery: Built-in lithium-polymer 25 W·h (10 h usage, 1 month standby)
Weight: 1.33 pounds (603 g)
Dimensions: 9.50 inches (24.1 cm) x 7.31 inches (18.5 cm) x 0.34 inches (.086 cm)