iPad 3rd Gen LTE/GSM Parts
Grab a toolkit for your iPad 3rd Gen LTE/GSM model and fix your broken tablet!
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Parts that work with iPad 3rd Gen LTE/GSM:
Lightning to USB Charging Cable
Charge or sync lightning port equipped portable Apple devices
iPad 3/4 Battery
Replace a battery compatible with 3rd and 4th Gen iPad models A1416, A1430, A1403, A1458, A1459, A1460. Part #616-0593, 616-0592. Battery model A1389. 42.5 Watt Hours (Wh...
iPad 3/4 Adhesive Strips
Replace the custom cut adhesive strips holding the front panel to the rear case compatible with the 3rd or 4th generation iPad. Model #A1416, A1430, A1403, A1458, A1459, ...
iPad 2/3 Home Button Control Board
Replace a home button control board compatible with the iPad 2 and iPad 3 model tablets. Part #820-2943-A. Includes the actual home button switch.
iPad 3/4 Screen Digitizer
Replace a scratched or cracked front glass screen digitizer panel. This part is compatible with a 3rd or 4th generation retina display model iPad.
iPad 3 Screen Digitizer Assembly
Replace a screen digitizer panel assembly compatible with a 3rd generation iPad Retina A1416, A1430, and A1403.
iPad 2/3/4/Mini/Mini 2 Backlight Diode
Replace the backlight diode on the logic board of an iPad 2, 3, 4, or 1st or 2nd generation iPad mini. This part requires micro soldering.
iPad 3/4 Speaker
Replace a speaker compatible with the 3rd and 4th Generation iPad. Fix issues with loudspeaker audio.
iPad 3 and 4 Wi-Fi/Bluetooth Antenna
Replace a torn or missing Wi-Fi/Bluetooth antenna in your 3rd or 4th generation iPad model #A1416, A1430, A1403, A1458, A1459, A1460. Part #821-1317, 821-1317-B.
iPad 2/3/4 Display Bezel
Replace the plastic black or white trim bezel at the outer edges of the front panel glass. This part is compatible with an iPad 2, 3, or 4.
Apple released the iPad 3rd Gen LTE/GSM on March 16, 2012. This model offers LTE and 3G data connectivity, which is offered through AT&T in the United States. This iPad model was offered in 16, 32, or 64 GB capacities with color options of white or black.
The most commonly needed repairs for the third generation iPad are cracked screens and dead battery replacements. iFixit has the best 3rd Gen iPad displays and 3rd Gen iPad batteries on the market, along with a complete catalog of other third generation iPad parts for the less common part swaps.
All third generation iPad repairs will require a set of standard precision electronics tools. Any repair that involves removing the front panel will require iPad 3 adhesive strips to ensure a full coverage and secure bond between replaced parts. All iFixit Fix Kits come with all tools and adhesive needed to complete the desired repair.
Once all parts and tools have been acquired, head to iFixit’s iPad 3 repair guides for step-by-step instructions on how to complete your desired repair.