January 1, 2019 Apple will close the program to replace batteries of iPhone with huge discount. This means that iPhone users is the last week to take advantage of great offer by Apple. Starting in 2019, the official replacing the battery in an iPhone will cost significantly more. Read more about why Apple is changing the battery and what model iPhone are involved in the program told in this material.
Why Apple changes the battery on the stock
In December 2017, it became known that Apple had slowed down iPhone with depleted battery without the knowledge of user. The company apologized for what had been concealed from owners of the iPhone this important information and offered to customers around the world to change batteries with a big discount. The stock began to operate from January 2018 and will end on 1 January 2019.
In any iPhone you can change the battery in the stock?
Apple replaces the batteries with a discount the following iPhone models:
- iPhone 6
- iPhone 6 Plus
- iPhone 6s
- iPhone 6s Plus
- iPhone 7
- iPhone 7 Plus
- iPhone 8
- iPhone X
It is important to know that the authorized service centers will only accept the Apple iPhone that are not in warranty and that installed the original battery. Note also that Apple will change the battery in the iPhone, even if his condition is far from critical. Refine this point, due to the fact that many users mistakenly believe that to replace the battery in the iPhone discount will work only if the remaining capacity has fallen below 80%.
How much to replace battery in iPhone at a discount?
Most authorized service centers of Apple in Russia the cost of a replacement battery in the iPhone discount is 2 500 rubles. The cost of the battery included in this price. Since the beginning of 2019, when the program ends, to perform the official replacement for the battery in the iPhone will succeed for the price of 5 thousand rubles and above.
In other words, the benefit is really large. It is important to understand that in authorized service centers Apple is replacing the battery on the original, not the analog, as is the case with conventional service centers. Original batteries will serve considerably longer.
About how to find your nearest authorized Apple service center in your city, we talked in detail in this manual.