iPad mini 2 Microsoldering
Board Component Bundle
This collection of iPhone and iPad components is perfect for anyone learning microsoldering and board level repair.
iPad 2/3/4/Mini/Mini 2 Backlight Filter L2200
Replace the backlight filter on the logic board of an iPad 2, 3, 4, or 1st or 2nd generation iPad mini. This part requires micro soldering.
iPad 2/3/4/Mini/Mini 2 Backlight Diode
Replace the backlight diode on the logic board of an iPad 2, 3, 4, or 1st or 2nd generation iPad mini. This part requires micro soldering.
iPad LCD filter L2201
Replace an LCD filter L2201 on the logic board of an iPad 2, iPad 3, iPad 4, iPad mini, or iPad mini 2. This part requires micro soldering.
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.
iPhone and iPad Tristar A1610A3
Replace a A1610A1, A1610A2, or A1610A3 USB IC on the logic board of an iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPad Air, or iPad mini 2....
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 ...
The 2nd generation iPad mini was released on October 2, 2013. The biggest upgrade to the iPad was the new Retina display which boasted a 2048x1536 resolution. Some of the hardware used for the iPad mini with Retina Display was also used in the iPhone 5S including the A7 processor and cameras.
The most common repairs for the second generation iPad mini are replacing a cracked front glass screen or a dead battery. iFixit has complete repair kits for an iPad mini 2 screen or iPad mini 2 battery.
The iPad mini 2 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 2 repair kits include the needed adhesive.
Once you've bought your parts and tools, check out iFixit's iPad mini 2 repair guides for step-by-step instructions on how to make the fix.
The iPad mini 2 earned a 2 out of 10 in iFixit's repairability assessment. Watch the Teardown Review for more: