Even before sales of the new iPad to craftsmen from iFixit got an instance of the device with Wi-Fi and 4G, which they, of course, immediately dismantled.
Judging by the number on the LCD-panel, the experts suggested that the novelty the display was made by Samsung. But the most impressive “detail” was the battery, or rather its capacity – 11,560 mAh. The battery consists of three cells of size 12.5 x 6, 5 cm, 4 mm thick and covers almost all the interior of the device.
It’s funny that on the Apple site indicated battery capacity 42.5 watt-hour battery at the most for 43-watt-hour, and each of its elements – 14.6 watt-hour, giving a total value of the third – 43.6 Watt hour.
In any case, the capacity of the battery in the new iPad to 70% more than the iPad 2. C, given that the battery life, according to Apple, has remained about the same level, one can imagine how much more demanding of energy was Retina-display device.
In addition, the inside was “discovered” the chip Broadcom BCM4330 802.11a/b/g/n with built-in Bluetooth 4.0 + HS and FM-receiver, and processor A5X, manufactured by Samsung and 16GB NAND memory module manufacturing Toshiba.