The program Apple will end soon!
The official Apple battery replacement to iPhone with great discount will cease to apply on 31 December 2018. Thus, iPhone users have left last month to take advantage of the offer of the company.
In December last year it became known that Apple deliberately slows down your iPhone with a depleted battery. The company does this is to prevent accidental shutdowns of the iPhone, which really can happen quite often due to battery with greatly reduced capacity. However, due to the fact that Apple didn’t tell users about this feature iPhone, erupted serious scandal.
To make amends, Apple launched a program allowing iPhone owners can replace the batteries in their smartphones with a big discount. This program works in Russia. In the Russian authorized service centers Apple the cost of a replacement battery at a discount is about 2 500 rubles.
What smartphones are involved in the program?
Apple offers a battery replacement discount iPhone SE iPhone 6/6 Plus, iPhone 6s/6s Plus, iPhone 7/7 Plus, iPhone Plus and iPhone 8/8 X. According to the official rules of the program Apple the cost of replacing the battery in each of these smartphones is the same. However, the Russian authorized service centers Apple price may still differ depending on the model and even from specific STS.
Generous Apple will run until the end of 2018. From 1 January 2019 the cost of replacing the battery in these smartphones will be 4-5 thousand roubles depending on model.
It is important to note that Apple changes the battery even iPhone, which is not affected by the artificial slowdown. To check the battery status of your iPhone you can in the menu “Settings” → “Battery” → “battery Status“.
About whether or not to change the battery in the iPhone Apple or not, we wrote in detail in this article.