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03-22-2011, 03:50 AM #1How To Use iPad 2 Smart Cover With 1st Gen. iPad [Video]
Apple’s iPad 2 is magical (and revolutionary!) in a few ways, and its 21 magnets are one of them. Built right into the iPad’s body, the magnets are there for the intriguing Smart Cover, which clips into place and auto-aligns as if by, you guessed it, magic.
If only we could use the same Smart Cover with the original iPad….
Now thanks to a bit of hackery, we can.
A post at The Russians Used A Pencil shows just how to attach magnets to your original iPad in order to use the new Smart Covers. The process involves fixing 4 rare Earth magnets to your iPad using glue – something we’re not sure we could bring ourselves to do.
Read more and watch the Video Here
03-28-2011, 10:04 PM #2
I like this!! Any step by step directions on how to do this? Also where would you get your hands on the magnets from?