iPad 3rd Gen Wi-Fi Microsoldering
Grab a toolkit for your iPad 3rd Gen Wi-Fi model and fix your broken tablet!
iFixit has you covered with parts, tools, and free repair guides. Repair with confidence! All of our replacement parts are tested to rigorous standards and backed by our industry-leading warranty.
Parts that work with iPad 3rd Gen Wi-Fi:
iPad 2/3/4 Digitizer FPC Connector (J3010)
Replace the a digitizer cable FPC connector on the logic board of an iPad 2, 3, or 4. The digitizer cable is inserted into two of these connectors on the logic board. Thi...
iPad 2/3 U2 IC
Replace a U2 IC on the logic board of a 2nd or 3rd generation iPad. This part requires microsoldering.
iPad 2/3/4/Mini/Mini 2 Backlight Filter L2200
Replace the backlight filter on the logic board of an iPad 2, 3, 4, or 1st or 2nd generation iPad mini. This part requires micro soldering.
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.
Board Component Bundle
This collection of iPhone and iPad components is perfect for anyone learning microsoldering and board level repair.
iPad LCD filter L2201
Replace an LCD filter L2201 on the logic board of an iPad 2, iPad 3, iPad 4, iPad mini, or iPad mini 2. This part requires micro-soldering.
iPad 3/4 Audio FPC Connector (J3700)
Replace a damaged or corroded audio cable FPC connector on the logic board of a 3rd or 4th generation iPad. This part requires microsoldering.
iPhone and iPad LCD Data Choke
Replace a LCD data choke on the logic board of an iPhone or iPad. This part requires micro soldering.
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.