Tag: battery replacements

iPhone, News and Press, Products

Apple reportedly replaced 10 times as many batteries as expected in 2018

January 15, 2019

Via: The Verge

Apple may have had to replace as many as 11 million iPhone batteries under its heavily discounted $29 replacement program, according to John Gruber over at Daring Fireball. According to Gruber, Apple would typically expect to perform between one and […]

iPhone, News and Press, Products

Chinese consumer group wants Apple to answer for slowing down iPhones

January 16, 2018

Via: Boy Genius

The iPhone slowdown is Apple’s biggest scandal in years. In spite of acknowledging the issue, apologizing for throttling iPhones with old batteries, and offering cheaper battery replacements, Apple still has to face plenty of backlash from consumers and governments around […]

Laptops, Products

Some HP laptops need battery replacements due to serious safety concerns

January 5, 2018

Via: Tech Radar

HP has issued a battery recall notice for a number of its laptops and mobile workstations sold over the last two years due to concerns that the battery inside these machines could be dangerous and a fire hazard. This follows […]