Apple Mulls Refunds for Battery Replacement on Old iPhones

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Apple Mulls Refunds for Battery Replacement on Old iPhones

Apple Inc is reportedly considering offering rebates to its consumers who were asked to pay the full price for replacement batteries for their old iPhone models.

After a U.S. senator asked Apple questions about its controversial decision to quietly slow the performance of older iPhones, the Cupertino-headquartered company replied that it may offer rebates to users who paid full price for a battery rep lacement. One of the gems included in the letter is the fact that the iPhone X and iPhone 8 series won't be slowed down when battery life starts sucking, which is obviously great news for anyone who now owns either phone model and plans to hold onto it for more than a year.

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In its letter to Congress, Apple made it clear that the iPhone 8 and iPhone X handsets that were released last fall won't be affected by slowdowns.

In Apple scout Gregory McFadden's demonstration video of the new battery health feature, it's apparent that the company is going the extra mile to make sure users get a full explanation of what the iPhone battery performance feature does and the steps to take if the battery degrades. While no other information has been released about this, Apple has vowed to provide details on this at a later date.

IPhones will automatically shut down in certain conditions: In the letter, Apple said that in certain conditions, such as extreme cold, the smartphone is created to shut down "to protect the device's electronics at low voltage".

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Apple rolled out its lower-priced battery replacements for anyone with an iPhone 6 and beyond in late January, and the offer will last through to December 2018.

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