Do I need to use any cables to transfer data from my old iPad to new iPad?
People tend not to upgrade their iPad as much as there iPhone, so you may have forgotten or never have transferred your Apple ID from an older model to new model. Luckily transferring all you information like downloaded apps to your new iPad is a simple as creating a backup on your computer or iCloud. You do not need to connect your two iPad models using any cables, just connect your old iPad to your Mac or PC and create a backup. You can then begin the registration process on your new iPad and select Restore from Backup option when prompted. Just follow the following prompts and directions to transfer your data to your new tablet. You will need to remember your Apple ID sign in information to complete the process.