The international battery replacement program , priced at $29, is proving to be a success thanks to Apple’s data concealment.
This has resulted in the limited battery stock of some models such as the iPhone 6 Plus, being delayed in some countries such as the Middle East, Africa, Latin America, Russia and Turkey.
The waiting time can be extended to March or April . In the case of the iPhone 6 and 6s Plus, the time is shorter, approximately one or two weeks, according to Macrumors.
Fortunately, Apple gave a full year’s notice, so by December 31, 2018, we should have enough time to change the battery in our iPhone.
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In Spain, we can (and must) change the battery of our iPhone for the duration of this reduction of 60 euros . Apple confirmed that iPhones with a degraded battery, decrease their performance to avoid spontaneous restarts.
This information was made possible by a 17-year-old boy who carried out the relevant tests, which were based on rumours and which were true. Faced with such an avalanche of criticism and denunciations towards Apple, they responded with an open letter .
Many users openly complained that if they had known, they might not have upgraded their iPhone to a newer model, thinking that the problem lay in the operating system that slowed down older terminals.
To access the battery replacement program, simply make an appointment at your local Apple Retail Store . If you don’t have one nearby, Apple will give you the option of visiting an authorized retailer or sending it to Apple’s own facility via a courier company.
In the latter case, the waiting time from the moment you send the terminal to the moment you receive it will be between 5 and 10 working days . As long as they have enough batteries in stock for your iPhone model.
The battery replacement program for 29 euros or dollars , will be in effect throughout 2018 for iPhone 6 and above, including the Plus or iPhone SE models.
Have you already ordered the replacement for your iPhone? Have you had to wait a long time?