How to identify your iPad from the settings menu.

How To Identify Your iPad Model

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The ability to identify your iPad model is a vital piece of information to know when seeking a repair. If you are aware of which iPad model you have then you can easily look up replacement parts and shop around for the best quality and price. However, if you don’t know what iPad model do I have this handy guide will let you quickly find out.

How To Easily Identify What iPad Do I Have?

If you are looking to find out what generation is my iPad? You can easily find the model number and iPad name in the settings menu. You can also see the version of iOS you are running. If you haven’t updated iPad iOS for a while then you should do so.

Just head to “Settings > General > About” in order to locate your iPad model number. In this menu you can firstly find your iPad model name and then the number.

How to identify your iPad model from the about menu in the settings app.

 If you tap the model number then you’ll see the “A” number, which also identifies what iPad you have. If you are seeking an iPad repair then this number is very useful so the correct parts can be fitted.

How to identify your iPad model A-number.


Where To Find the iPad Model Number If It Won’t Turn On

Perhaps there is a broken iPad screen or maybe the battery is flat. If the iPad won’t turn on then you can still find the model number.

On the back of the iPad there are a few bits of information. This includes the “A” number that will help you identify your iPad model.

iPad model number location on the back cover.

Once you have the “A” number you can Google this to find out what iPad model you have. Alternatively, you can use our guide below to check.

iPad Model Name

iPad Model Number

A2068, A2230, A2228, A2231

A2013, A1934, A1980, A1979

A1701, A1709, A1852

A1673, A1674, A1675

A2069, A2032, A2229

A2014, A1895, A1876, A1983

A1670, A1671, A1821

A1584, A1652

A2123, A2152, A2153, A2154

A1566, A1567

A1474, A1475, A1476

A2126, A2124, A2125, A2133

A1538, A1550
A1599, A1600

A1489, A1490, A1491


A2428, A2429, A2270, A2430

A2200, A2198, A2232

A1893, A1954

A1822, A1823
A1459, A1460
A1403, A1430
A1395, A1396, A1397
A1219, A1337

What Generation Is My iPad?

If you’re searching for “what generation iPad do I have” you’re in the right place. You can use the same method of checking in the settings menu to find the model name and number.

Did You Identify Your iPad Model?

We hope you managed to identify your iPad model using this guide. If you need a guide to find your iPhone model then we can also help with that. We also have guides that will help you find out your Samsung phone model number. If you need help to identify Huawei phone model number we can help with that too. Furthermore, if you need to locate Google Pixel phone model number we also have you covered.

If you still need some help then get in touch with our Norwich iPad repair shop. We can help you find what iPad model you have and talk through what replacement parts are available.

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Steven Whitear
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Jonathan Knights
Good service, they diagnosed there was no fault with my wife's mobile with no repair required. It would have been easy for them to claim the battery needed replacing at a cost but they didn't.
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Tracey Gardiner
Really quick and reasonable
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