iPad Mini LTE/CDMA Microsoldering
Grab a toolkit for your iPad Mini LTE/CDMA model and fix your broken tablet!
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Parts that work with iPad Mini LTE/CDMA:
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.
iPad mini Digitizer FPC Connector J1700
Replace the digitizer cable connector on the logic board of an iPad mini. This part requires microsoldering.
iPad mini Lightning Connector
Replace a lightning connector compatible with the 1st generation iPad mini model A1432, A1454, and A1455. Fix problems with charging or connecting to USB devices. Install...
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 mini FL7500
Replace the FL7500 filter, the "Gas Gauge Filter," on the logic board of a 1st generation iPad mini. This part requires micro soldering.
Apple released the iPad Mini Wi-Fi on November 2, 2012, a smaller and lighter version of the iPad tablet featuring a 1024-by-768 163 pixel per inch touch-sensitive display, a dual core 1 GHz processor, 512 MB of RAM, and three flash memory options of 16, 32, or 64 GB. External connection and power supply is handled by a Lightning port, in place of the Dock Connector port of earlier iPads. The iPad Mini Wi-Fi has a rear-mounted 5 megapixel "iSight" camera, a front-mounted 1.2 megapixel "FaceTime HD" camera, and supports dual-band 802.11n Wi-Fi and Bluetooth 4.0. The CDMA version offers LTE data connectivity through Verizon in the United States.
The iPad mini 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 repair kits include the needed adhesive.
Once you've bought your parts and tools, check out iFixit's iPad mini Wi-Fi repair guides for step-by-step instructions on how to make the fix.
The iPad mini earned a 2 out of 10 in iFixit's repairability assessment. Watch the Teardown Review for more: