iPad mini 3 Parts
SIM Card Eject Tool
Safely eject the SIM card from Apple GSM/LTE devices (iPhones and iPads) and other electronic devices.
Lightning to USB Charging Cable
Charge or sync lightning port equipped portable Apple devices
Flexible LCD holder
PlierTek Corner and Sidewall Repair Pliers
PlierTek Pliers are the easiest fastest way to fix bent iPhone and iPad corners and sidewalls.
iPad mini 3 Front Glass/Digitizer Touch Panel
Replace a cracked, broken, or shattered digitizer with this part compatible with an iPad mini 3. This is the touch portion (digitizer) of the display.
iPad mini 2/3 LCD
Fix problems with a flickering or dark display or missing pixels by replacing a malfunctioning LCD display screen. This part is compatible with a 2nd or 3rd generation iP...
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 ...
iPhone Earbuds & Microphone
Use your device hands-free.
iPad USB 10W AC Adapter (Original)
Replace a broken or damaged AC adapter for your iPad with this part.
iPad mini 3 Adhesive Strips
These custom cut adhesive strips attach the front panel to the case of an iPad mini 3.
iPad mini 3 Battery
Replace a model A1512 battery compatible with a 3rd generation iPad mini.
iPad mini 3 Home Button Assembly
Fix an unresponsive home button with this replacement home button and flex cable assembly compatible with the iPad mini 3.
iPad mini 2 & mini 3 Headphone Jack
Fix your headphone audio problems by replacing a corroded or damaged headphone jack assembly. This part is compatible with the 2nd or 3rd generation iPad mini.
iPad mini 3 Digitizer FPC Connector
Replace the digitizer cable connector on the logic board of an iPad mini 3. This part requires microsoldering.
iPad mini 3 Home Button Gasket
This gasket holds the home button face onto the back of the front panel glass.
Board Component Bundle
This collection of iPhone and iPad components is perfect for anyone learning microsoldering and board level repair.
iPad mini 3 Home Button Bracket
Fix a misaligned home button with this replacement part compatible with an iPad mini 3. This bracket holds the home button assembly in place on the inside of the front gl...
iPad mini 3 Volume Button Board
Replace a damaged or torn cable connecting the internal audio control buttons to the logic board in an iPad mini 3 and fix an unresponsive volume control button. The exte...
iPad mini 3 (Wi-Fi) Logic Board
Replace a damaged or malfunctioning logic board compatible with the iPad mini 3 Wi-Fi model and fix a bricked iPad.
iPad Air, iPad mini, mini 2, & mini 3 Rear Camera
Replace a malfunctioning rear-facing camera. This part is compatible with a 1st generation iPad Air, iPad mini, iPad mini 2, or iPad mini 3.
iPad Air, iPad mini, mini 2, & mini 3 Front Camera
Replace a malfunctioning front-facing 1.2 MP camera. This part is compatible with a 1st generation iPad Air, iPad mini, iPad mini 2, or iPad mini 3.
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.
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.