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Apple Magic Trackpad teardown

Magic Trackpad - Box Top

Released in July 2010, the Apple Magic Trackpad costs $69 (US). It requires a Bluetooth-enabled Mac running OS X Snow Leopard v10.6.4. You may also need to download and install the Magic Trackpad drivers from Apple before using the Trackpad.

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