The iPad 2 components are thinner than the first generation according to the iFixit teardown. The iPad 2 glass weighs 118.6 grams compared to the iPad 1’s 143.9 grams. It is also %27 thinner.
The glass was bent 1 inch and then 2 inches. Here is a video of these tests:
iPad 2 glass is more flexible than the first generation. One more thing to note: the video was recorded on a MacBook Pro and iPad 2.
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