Exchange program

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2. November 2020

AirPods Pro recall - exchange in the event of crackling and problems with the ANC

With the neutrally named "Service program for AirPods Pro in case of sound problems", Apple has started an exchange program for its ANC earplugs. Affected devices are said to have been manufactured before October 2020 and show crackling or static sounds as symptoms [...]
15. May 2019

Apple exchange program - here you can find the current repair offers

Whenever Apple starts and runs an exchange, recall, take-back, repair or service program, there is an official information page about it. But how do you find out about new programs if they are not causing a stir and through [...]
18. February 2019

"Staingate" - Apple exchange program for display spots on MacBook and MacBook Pro

The problem of protective layers peeling off on MacBook and MacBook Pro displays, which is making the rounds under the name of “Staingate”, is drawing wider circles. As reported heise with reference to MacRumors, the Apple exchange program, through its affected [...]
16. November 2018

Sir Apfelot Wochenschau - Apple and tech news of week 46

Man, how the weeks go by - it's Friday again and thus time for the Sir Apfelot newsreel in calendar week 46. That doesn't just mean that in the following I will tell you Apple- [...]
22. November 2016
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Battery replacement for the iPhone 6s by Apple: China has probably prevailed

With the Apple iPhone 6s, if the device was manufactured between September and October 2015, the battery may fail. While Apple speaks of a "very small number of devices" in this context, [...]
9. February 2016
Apple plug affected

Risk of electric shock: Apple launches AC adapter plug replacement program

Anyone who knows the power supplies from Apple will know that a small plug serves as an adapter for various types of sockets. Exactly this small power supply plug now seems to be causing problems. Batches produced between 2003 [...]