Cracking Open the Apple iPad 2012 (Wi-Fi)

Apple iPad 2012 Wi-Fi Teardown

Apple described the 2012 iPad as "resolutionary", and given the amazing picture quality of the tablet's Retina display, I see why. Having cracked open the original iPad and iPad 2, I couldn't wait to get my hands on the 2012 model. I cracked open the 4G version of the 2012 iPad last week, and this week I'm back for a look inside the Wi-Fi version.

For a detailed analysis of the teardown, check out my article and video, Apple iPad 2012 Teardown: Bigger battery, better GPU, more RAM.

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Bill Detwiler is Managing Editor of TechRepublic and Tech Pro Research and the host of Cracking Open, CNET and TechRepublic's popular online show. Prior to joining TechRepublic in 2000, Bill was an IT manager, database administrator, and desktop supp...


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