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Fourth generation of iPad, released November 2, 2012, available in 16, 32, or 64 GB models. Model Number A1458

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What hardware component controls screen rotation

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I did a Ipad 4 screen repair for a customer of mine a week ago and he said that his screen wouldnt rotate. Anybody know what component has the gyro sensor on it so I can replace it for him. Thanks

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There is a IC chip on the logic board that controlled the screen rotation. (Gyroscope / aceloromitor). But the obvious option is check the setting to see if it's set to "lock screen" also the side switch can also lock the screen so I won't rotate.

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