Apple Launches iPhone 8 Logic Board Repair Program

Apple these days introduced the release of a brand new common sense board restore program, which is able to see the corporate providing unfastened upkeep for iPhone 8 fashions which are suffering from a subject that may reason restarts, freezing, and unresponsive units.

According to Apple, a “very small proportion” of iPhone 8 units have common sense forums with a producing defect which are eligible for a unfastened restore.

To take a look at in case you have an iPhone 8 that may be repaired beneath this new restore program, Apple has created a web page the place your serial quantity may also be entered.

Apple says that affected gadgets had been bought between September 2017 and March 2018 in China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Macau, New Zealand, and the U.S.

The drawback does no longer impact the iPhone 8 Plus or different iPhone fashions, so it is simply make a selection iPhone 8 fashions which are eligible for a unfastened repair.

Customers who do have an eligible instrument could make an appointment at an Apple retail retailer, touch an Apple Authorized Service Provider, or organize for mail-in carrier via Apple Support.

Apple says that upkeep could also be limited to the unique nation or area of acquire, and consumers who’re affected are really helpful to again up their iPhone to iTunes or prior to searching for a restore.

An iPhone 8 that has injury that impairs the power to finish the common sense board restore, comparable to a cracked display, will wish to be mounted previous to Apple offering carrier.

The new iPhone 8 Logic Board Repair Program covers affected iPhone 8 units for three years after the primary retail sale of the unit.

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