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Cracking Open the Apple iPad Air

Apple iPad Air teardown

The iPad Air is the thinnest and lightest version of Apple's full-size tablet. It also has a faster processor, better front-facing camera, a completely flip flopped internal layout, and lots of other hardware updates.

In this Cracking Open gallery, I show you how to get inside the device and give you a tour of the redesigned interior. For a detailed analysis of the teardown, check out my article and video, iPad Air teardown reveals significant internal design changes.


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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...