HOME  |  NEWS  |  BLOGS  |  MESSAGES  |  FEATURES  |  VIDEOS  |  WEBINARS  |  INDUSTRIES  |  FOCUS ON FUNDAMENTALS
  |  REGISTER  |  LOGIN  |  HELP
Blogs
Blog

Slideshow: Apple iPad 4 Teardown

NO RATINGS
View Comments: Newest First|Oldest First|Threaded View
<<  <  Page 2/2
etmax
User Rank
Gold
Re: Why the Timing?
etmax   11/14/2012 9:15:54 AM
NO RATINGS
At a guess they will have added things that caused a loss in market share compared to of tablets like 4G etc.

Rob Spiegel
User Rank
Blogger
Re: Nice teardown
Rob Spiegel   11/13/2012 10:36:54 PM
NO RATINGS
Sending it off to recycling would be a shame, Jenn. I feel like saying, "Give it to me. I'll put it back together!"

Charles Murray
User Rank
Blogger
Re: Nice teardown
Charles Murray   11/13/2012 6:14:14 PM
NO RATINGS
I agree, Rob. The printed circuit board looks tiny -- must be about 1" x 3".

NadineJ
User Rank
Platinum
Re: Nice teardown
NadineJ   11/13/2012 3:40:56 PM
NO RATINGS
Tear downs make great artwork.  There was as store window that had a "tear down" of a motorcycle in Asia recently (can't remember the exact city).  Each piece was suspended from the ceiling with wire.  It was beautiful.

If Allan frames his tear downs, he could have a side career as an artist!

Jennifer Campbell
User Rank
Gold
Why the Timing?
Jennifer Campbell   11/13/2012 2:20:47 PM
NO RATINGS
This just seems so odd to me. Why would Apple release the iPad 4 and the iPad Mini on the same day? Furthermore, I have not seen any advertising for the iPad 4. Anyone have any insight/opinions as to the timing of this release?

Jennifer Campbell
User Rank
Gold
Re: Nice teardown
Jennifer Campbell   11/13/2012 2:19:11 PM
NO RATINGS
Interesting question Rob! I'd like to see this pile of parts put back together, but sadly, I'm pretty sure it gets sent to the electronics recycling bin.

 

Rob Spiegel
User Rank
Blogger
Nice teardown
Rob Spiegel   11/13/2012 12:36:17 PM
NO RATINGS
This is an interesting teardown. It's surprising how small the actual brain is for the Apple iPad 4. So what happens after the teardown? Is the product re-assembled for use?

<<  <  Page 2/2
Partner Zone
More Blogs
A Frost & Sullivan study finds that increased cyber attacks are prompting a flurry of innovative protection tools.
Devices and interconnected systems are finding a foothold not only in our homes but in mainstream organizations. Here are three tips to mitigate the risk.
In a speech at China's National People’s Congress in Beijing this month, Premier Li Keqiang laid out plans to revamp the country's manufacturing infrastructure with advanced technology.
How far is today's diesel fuel removed from the black cloud your childhood school bus emitted? What makes “clean diesel” more than just promotional rhetoric?
Active data management within the smart oil field is resulting in a push for more open standards, vendor cooperation, and wireless networking solutions.
Design News Webinar Series
2/25/2015 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York
12/11/2014 8:00 a.m. California / 11:00 a.m. New York
12/10/2014 8:00 a.m. California / 11:00 a.m. New York
3/31/2015 11:00 a.m. California / 2:00 p.m. New York
Quick Poll
The Continuing Education Center offers engineers an entirely new way to get the education they need to formulate next-generation solutions.
Mar 30 - Apr3, Getting Hands-On with Cypress’ PSoC
SEMESTERS: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  67


Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.
Learn More   |   Login   |   Archived Classes
Twitter Feed
Design News Twitter Feed
Like Us on Facebook

Sponsored Content

Technology Marketplace

Copyright © 2015 UBM Canon, A UBM company, All rights reserved. Privacy Policy | Terms of Service