iPad mini 3 Microsoldering
iPad mini 2 & mini 3 Lightning Connector
Fix problems with charging or connecting to other devices by replacing a corroded or damaged lightning connector and its cable. This part is compatible with a 2nd or 3rd ...
iPad mini 3 Digitizer FPC Connector
Replace the digitizer cable connector on the logic board of an iPad mini 3. This part requires microsoldering.
iPhone 5s U2 A1610A3 Tristar
Replace a U2 1610 IC on the logic board of an iPhone 5s, 5c, 6, 6 Plus, or an iPad mini 2 or 3. This part requires microsoldering.
Board Component Bundle
This collection of iPhone and iPad components is perfect for anyone learning microsoldering and board level repair.
The 3rd generation iPad mini was released on October 16, 2014. This generation kept the 2048x1536 resolution display while adding the Touch ID finger print sensor and three case colors gold, silver, and space gray.
The most common repairs for the third generation iPad mini are replacing a cracked front glass screen or a dead battery. iFixit has complete repair kits for an iPad mini 3 screen or iPad mini 3 battery.
The iPad mini 3 front glass panel is held to the aluminum case with strips of adhesive. Once the device is opened, this adhesive will need to be replaced. Our iPad mini 3 repair kits include the needed adhesive.
Once you've bought your parts and tools, check out iFixit's iPad mini 3 repair guides for step-by-step instructions on how to make the fix.
The iPad mini 3 earned a 2 out of 10 in iFixit's repairability assessment.