If you found another person’s iCloud locked iPad, try to return it to the owner.
This manual will help you with iCloud bypass on your iPad Cellular. After bypass iCloud you will have iPad Wi-Fi Only. Sim-slot will not work. GPS and Bluetooth will work.
First disassemble iCloud locked iPad mini 1.
- On the iPad mini 3G Model A1454 remove the resistor r1204 and make jumper on the place of r1205. On the iPad mini 3G Model A1455 delete resistors r1204, r1205 and make jumper on place of r1205.
- iPad mini 3G will enter DFU mode.
- Connect the iPad mini 3G to your PC or Mac.
- After that, you need to restore the iPad mini 3G through iTunes with the firmware of Wi-Fi model and activate using the official method.
- Turn off the automatic firmware update: Settings \ iTunes Store, App Store \ Automatic download \ Updates.
If you are looking for a way to unlock the iCloud on iPad Wi-Fi Only, iPhone or iPod, then read this article: How to bypass iCloud on iPad WiFi, iPad Cellular, iPhone and iPod
At this moment this method doesn’t work with new iOS 11. Apple has patched even rsim. There is only a loophole with iPads WiFi only with iOS 10. Waiting… Don’t update your iCloud bypassed iPads.