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Apple Magic Trackpad teardown

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According to Apple, the Magic Trackpad is 5.17 inches long, 5.12 inches wide, and 0.18 to 0.72 inches tall (because of the angled touch surface). The pointing device weighs 4.94 ounces without batteries.

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