Soon after dismantling AirPods second generation of the specialists of iFixit looked into the case of the new iPad mini. It turned out that for all its resemblance to the forerunner of a new “mini” has a few notable differences. However, almost all of them are tucked inside the case.
According to experts iFixit, the new iPad mini has almost the same battery as the iPad mini 4 – match the principal dimensions and capacity. But cupertinos changed the location of the connectors. Therefore, the old batteries were incompatible with the new iPad mini. Another feature of the updated “mini” steel the light sensors, which are necessary for the function True Tone.
Also in the process of dismantling it was found that the new compact tablet is equipped with 3 GB of RAM. While most of the components soldered on the Board, which complicates the repair process.
In General, the experts noted that the new iPad mini is difficult to repair. The novelty has received only 2 points out of 10 on a scale of maintainability iFixit. This assessment stems from the fact that many of the components are fixed with the help of strong adhesives.