Cracking open the Apple iPad 3G

Apple iPad 3G: Main screen

From the front, the Apple iPad 3G is nearly identical to the iPad Wi-Fi. The only visible difference is the black, plastic strip that runs along the devices top edge.

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By Bill Detwiler

Bill Detwiler is Editor in Chief of TechRepublic 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 support specialist in the ...