Cracking Open the Apple iPad 3G

Bill Detwiler disassembles the Apple iPad 3G to give you a look at the hardware inside Apple's tablet computer.

Like the Apple iPad Wi-Fi, the iPad 3G may be a consumer device, but will likely make its way into the corporate environment. So if you're going support the iPad 3G, knowing what's inside can help. And hey, if you're like me, you just like to take things apart to satisfy your own curiosity. During this special edition of TR Dojo, I crack open the Apple iPad 3G.

In addition to this video, TechRepublic has published an extensive photo gallery of the cracking open process and the Apple iPad 3G's internal components.

For a view inside the original Apple iPad W-Fi, check out the following video and gallery:

Update 12/19/2011: This post originally appeared in our TR Dojo blog.

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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