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 3.
- On the iPad mini 3 4G Model A1600 remove resistor #4. Make a jumper on position #2. Or instead of a jumper on position #2 you can solder in resistor #4 on position #2.
- iPad mini 3 4G will enter DFU mode.
- Connect the iPad mini 3 4G to your PC or Mac.
- After that you need to restore the iPad mini 3 4G through iTunes with 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.