Apple iPad Air Audio Headphone Jack Port Flex Cable - White
If the headphone socket on your iPad Air stops working properly, there is no need to rely on the built-in speakers to get a good audio experience from your Apple tablet. This replacement part will let you install a new 3.5mm jack into which any high-quality headphones or ear buds can be inserted. In fact, the Apple iPad Air Audio Headphone Jack Port Flex Cable White could be crucial to keeping your tablet in tip-top condition.
Plenty of iPad Air aficionados like to use their Apple tablet as an all-in-one entertainment centre while they are on the move, whether they decide to watch a movie, listen to some music or enjoy a game or two. It is a great way to avoid the drudgery of the commute to work or to keep your mind occupied while you are on long car journeys.
The problem of keeping your entertainment private is solved by using headphones, and the iPad Air features a standard port for this very purpose.
You may even choose to use the headphone port to connect the iPad to a secondary music source, such as a hi-fi or portable speaker set-up, so that you can get the most out of the audio abilities without relying on battery-draining Bluetooth for connectivity.
If this socket gets damaged or simply stops working, the entire iPad experience will be compromised. And there are many ways in which this can occur, including as a result of debris getting lodged in the port.
With this replacement headphone socket and flex cable for the white version of the iPad Air, otherwise known as the iPad 5, full audio functionality can be restored to those who want to keep the sounds emitted by their tablet to themselves.
Plugging the Gap
Because this is one of the many iPad 5 parts that is designed for the white version of Apple’s tablet, it comes with a white housing that holds the 3.5mm jack in place, since this will be visible on the exterior of the device.
The jack and the flex cable to which it is attached will therefore be compatible with only this version of the iPad Air range. And it is important to check that you have the right part in your sights before you buy.
The headphone socket of this part is attached to the flex cable that lets it link quickly with the iPad’s central circuitry. So this replacement is also a good investment if the original flex cable has been damaged itself.
It is advised that expert assistance is sought by anyone who needs to replace this key component, because this will allow headphones to be used seamlessly with the iPad Air once more without anything else going wrong.
As with all the parts for sale on iParts4u, this iPad Air headphone socket and flex cable in white will be checked before shipping, but you can rest assured that it is a brand new component.
- Highly recommend professional installation.
- Our company holds NO responsibility for any damage caused by installation of replacement parts.
- iPad Air (iPad 5)
- 1 x Apple iPad 5 (Air) Audio Headphone Jack Port Earphone Socket With Flex Cable Ribbon Earpiece Housing Replacement Part - White
- Replacement part only, instructions and tools NOT included.
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