Replace Old iPhone Battery Soon : Offer Ends on December 31, 2018
The year 2018 is almost over and if you are using an old iPhone, its time to replace the battery soon. Apple is replacing old iPhone battery for as low as $29. Batteries on any gadgets deteriorate as they age, and thus the lifespan of the device reduces. The offer was started earlier this year and Apple will replace old iPhone battery until December 31, 2018 for $29 after which the price will increase.
Apple was accused of throttling old iPhone. The Geekbench score ran a test on an old iPhone and noticed that old iPhone’s CPU speed was reduced and when the same was asked to Apple, the company told that they throttle the speed of the CPU as the battery deteriorates. Hence, Apple added a feature in Battery where users can view how much the iPhone’s battery has deteriorated. The iOS will suggest replacing the battery if the battery is poorly deteriorated.
If you do not replace old iPhone battery soon, you should be replacing the battery at a higher cost. Apple Genius Bar or Apple Care or Apple Authorized Service Centre will be able to replace old iPhone battery at the discounted price.
If your iPhone’s display is cracked or broken, then you are not eligible for the offer. Apple will suggest you to replace the battery and then replace old iPhone battery. However, the display cost of Apple iPhone may cost higher and will not be under any offer. This is because Apple does not want to make your broken display phone even worse.
Do you own an old iPhone? What have you planned for this December? A new iPhone or are you going to replace old iPhone battery? Upgrading the iPhone battery can increase the lifespan of your iPhone as Apple is good at seeding updates to old iPhone. Let us know in the comments below.