iPad mini 3 Lightning Connector
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iPad mini 2 & mini 3 Lightning Connector
Replace a lightning connector compatible with the 2nd or 3rd generation iPad mini. Fix problems with charging or USB device connectivity. Installation requires micro-sold...
The 3rd generation iPad mini was released on October 16, 2014. This generation kept the 2048x1536 resolution display while adding the Touch ID finger print sensor and three case colors gold, silver, and space gray.
The most common repairs for the third generation iPad mini are replacing a cracked front glass screen or a dead battery. iFixit has complete repair kits for an iPad mini 3 screen or iPad mini 3 battery.
The iPad mini 3 front glass panel is held to the aluminum case with strips of adhesive. Once the device is opened, this adhesive will need to be replaced. Our iPad mini 3 repair kits include the needed adhesive.
Once you've bought your parts and tools, check out iFixit's iPad mini 3 repair guides for step-by-step instructions on how to make the fix.
The iPad mini 3 earned a 2 out of 10 in iFixit's repairability assessment.