Apple confirms it’ll replace your iPhone’s old battery, regardless of diagnostic test result

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If you’ve got an iPhone with an older battery and you’ve been thinking about taking Apple up on its $29 battery replacement offer, there’s some more info about it that you should be aware of.

Apple said today that it will replace the battery on an iPhone 6 or later for $29, even if it passes┬áthe company’s diagnostic test that shows that it┬áretains less than 80 percent of its original capacity.

Also of note is that some consumers have said that if they had their iPhone’s older battery replaced for $79 before December 30th, they requested a refund of the difference from Apple and got it.

It’s a good move for Apple to give customers a $29 battery replacement if they want some. The news that Apple slowed down iPhones with older batteries frustrated a lot of people, and telling some consumers that they couldn’t be a $29 battery replacement because their phone’s battery was at 80 percent capacity or more could make the whole situation even worse for Apple.

Source: MacRumors

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