iFixit Posts Teardowns of the New Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2, Magic Trackpad 2 [Photos]

iFixit Posts Teardowns of the New Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2, Magic Trackpad 2 [Photos]

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iFixit has posted teardowns of the new Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2, and Magic Trackpad.

Magic Keyboard:
- Model A1644
- Lightning port for charging and pairing
- 2.98 Wh battery
- No butterfly keys

The Magic Keyboard Repairability Score: 3 out of 10 (10 is easiest to repair)
● The Lightning port and battery can be replaced independently of the logic board—if you can get the device open.
● While fragile, the keycaps are removable and replaceable.
● Excessive use of strong adhesive makes it very difficult to remove the rear panel, hindering access to every internal component.
● Without a service manual, it is difficult to open the keyboard without damaging internal components.
iFixit Posts Teardowns of the New Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2, Magic Trackpad 2 [Photos]

iFixit Posts Teardowns of the New Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2, Magic Trackpad 2 [Photos]


Magic Trackpad 2
- Model A1535
- Lightning port for charging and pairing
- 3.78 V, 7.65 Whr, 2024 mAh battery
- Taptic engine
- The trackpad rests on four springy metal tabs
- The strain gauges, mounted on each of the four spring tabs are used to measure the force applied.

The Magic Trackpad 2 Repairability Score: 3 out of 10 (10 is easiest to repair)
● The Lightning port and battery can be replaced independently of the logic board—if you can get the device open.
● Replacing a damaged trackpad surface means cutting and reapplying the adhesive on the spring tabs.
● Excessive use of strong adhesive makes it very difficult to remove the rear panel, hindering access to every internal component.
● Without a service manual, it is difficult to open the trackpad without damaging internal components such as the battery and Taptic Engine.
iFixit Posts Teardowns of the New Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2, Magic Trackpad 2 [Photos]

iFixit Posts Teardowns of the New Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2, Magic Trackpad 2 [Photos]


Magic Mouse 2
- Model A1657
- Lightning port for charging and pairing on bottom
- The Lightning connector is soldered to the battery cable
- 3.76 V, 7.28 Wh, 1986 mAh li-ion cell holds about 9% more juice than the one in the iPhone 6s

The Magic Mouse 2 Repairability Score: 2 out of 10 (10 is easiest to repair)
● The Lightning port and battery can be replaced (as a single component), independent of the logic board—if you can get the device open.
● Replacing a malfunctioning switch requires prying through intense adhesive and soldering.
● Excessive use of strong adhesive makes it very difficult to remove the rear panel, hindering access to every internal component.
● Without a service manual, it is very difficult to open the mouse without damaging internal components such as the optical sensor and power switch.
iFixit Posts Teardowns of the New Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2, Magic Trackpad 2 [Photos]

iFixit Posts Teardowns of the New Magic Keyboard, Magic Mouse 2, Magic Trackpad 2 [Photos]
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