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iPad 2 Glass is Thinner and Stronger than iPad 1 Glass [video]

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.

iFixyouri has tested the strength of the iPad 1 and iPad 2 glass.

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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