iPad 3rd Gen Wi-Fi Buttons
Parts that work with iPad 3rd Gen Wi-Fi:
iPad 2/3/4 Home Button with Spring
Replace a scratched external home button face with the attached home button spring. The internal home button switch is not included.
iPad 2nd and 3rd Gen Home Button Assembly
Replace a broken or damaged home button assembly in an iPad 2 or 3 and fix home button functionality issues with this part.
iPad 2/3/4 Volume Button
This is the external volume button switch. It does not include the internal switch.
iPad 2/3/4 Power Button
This is the external power button switch. It does not include the internal switch.
iPad 3 Home Button
Replace a scratched or missing exterior plastic home button face. This part is compatible with an iPad 3. The internal home button switch is not included.
iPad 2/3/4 Lock/Silent Switch Cover
Replace a scratched or missing plastic external lock/silent switch face. This part is compatible with an iPad 2, 3, or 4. The internal cable and switch are not included.
iPad 2/3 Home Button Control Board
This internal part contains the actual home button switch.
Apple released the iPad 3rd Gen Wi-Fi on March 16, 2012. Changes include the new A5X processor, an upgraded 5 megapixel rear-facing camera, and a higher resolution 'retina' display. The iPad 3rd Gen Wi-Fi includes 802.11n wireless, but lacks 3G connectivity. 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.