Which iOS Firmware File to Download based on your iPad Model

Based on the model number of your iPad, you will be able to identify which iOS firmware file you need to download.

You can find model number on the iPad’s back cover as highlighted below.


Refer to the table below to identify which iOS firmware file to download based on your iPad’s model number.

For example: You need to download iPad3,4_7.0.2_11A501_Restore.ipsw file the 4th generation iPad with Wi-Fi model with model number A1458 for iOS 7.0.2 software update.

Model Model Number Identifier
iPad Air 2 (Wi-Fi only) A1566 iPad5,3
iPad Air 2 Wi-Fi + Cellular A1567 iPad5,4
iPad mini 3 (Wi-Fi only) A1599 iPad4,7
iPad mini 3 (Wi-Fi+Cellular only) A1600 iPad4,8
iPad mini 3 (Wi-Fi + Cellular, China) A1601 NA
iPad Air A1474 iPad4,1
iPad Air Wi-Fi + Cellular A1475 iPad4,2
iPad Air Wi-Fi + Cellular (China) A1476 iPad4,3
Retina iPad mini Wi-Fi A1489 iPad4,4
Retina iPad mini Wi-Fi + Cellular A1490 iPad4,5
Retina iPad mini Wi-Fi + Cellular (China) A1491 iPad4,6
iPad mini Wi-Fi A1432 iPad2,5
iPad mini Wi-Fi + Cellular A1454 iPad2,6
iPad mini Wi-Fi + Cellular (MM) A1455 iPad2,7
iPad (4th generation) Wi-Fi A1458 iPad3,4
iPad (4th generation) Wi-Fi + Cellular A1459 iPad3,5
iPad (4th generation) Wi-Fi + Cellular (MM) A1460 iPad3,6
iPad (3rd generation) Wi-Fi A1416 iPad3,1
iPad (3rd generation) Wi-Fi + Cellular (VZ) A1403 iPad3,2
iPad (3rd generation) Wi-Fi + Cellular A1430 iPad3,3
iPad 2 A1395 iPad2,1
iPad 2 (CDMA model) A1397 iPad2,3
iPad 2 (GSM model) A1396 iPad2,2
iPad (Wi-Fi) A1219 iPad1,1
iPad (Wi-Fi + 3G) A1337 iPad1,1

Based on the identifier for your iPad model, you can download the appropriate iOS firmware file or iOS software update for your iPad from our download page.

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