Another Apple item is in the report for incorrect purposes. The company was slowing down the performance of specific iPhone models like iPhone 6, iPhone 6s and iPhone S. These models to deal with old and aging batteries. It was worrying for Apple and it has issued a public apology. The company also arranged a battery replacement event for the affected peoples.
Now, it has been published that the company will propose battery replacement event for its MacBook Pro laptops. On its support page, the company noted that The company has decided that, in a few numbers of 13-inch MacBook Pro (Non-Touch Bar) units, parts may fail to cause the built-in battery to develop. If you want to know if your MacBook Pro falls under the battery replacement event.
Let’s see how a user can do. so by following given the steps:
- Step 1: Go to Apple’s support page.
- Step 2: Now you can find a text box and a submit button. Enter your device serial number.
- Step 3: If you don’t know your device serial number. Then you can go to this support page.
- Step 4: After finding the serial number, enter the serial number of the laptop. And you’ll find out whether your laptop is eligible for battery replacement or not.
The company has further explained that this is not a security issue. And the company will replace eligible batteries, totally free of charge. Between October 2016 and October 2017 models allow. This is a global programme and users who bought the MacBook Pro during the above-mentioned dates.
The company has also said that “If your thirteen inch MacBook Pro has any damage issue which impairs the replacement of the battery, that issue will need to be resolved prior to the battery replacement. In some cases, there may be a charge associated with the repair”. As for the MacBook battery event, it covers affected MacBook Pro models for 5 years, which means it could run till 2022.