Cracking open the Apple iPad 3G

Apple iPad 3G: microSIM card

The Apple iPad 3G uses a microSIM card. The card is significantly smaller than a traditional SIM, but the metal contacts are the same.

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About Bill Detwiler

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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