Apple Inc. — In the event that you have been regularly charging your iPhone 5 because of certain battery related issues, this news ought to come as no problem – Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) itself is replacing batteries of some chosen units of the iPhone 5 that have the battery issue.
According to numerous reports flashing all over the web, Apple Inc. is replacing the batteries of few iPhone 5 units that have a defective battery in this way bringing about a shorter battery life and more successive charging.
This battery imperfection is found in those iPhone 5 devices sold between September of 2012 and January 2013, the reports said including that Apple has made them qualified for a free battery substitution.
“Apple has determined that a very small percentage of iPhone 5 devices may suddenly experience shorter battery life or need to be charged more frequently. The affected iPhone 5 devices were sold between September 2012 and January 2013 and fall within a limited serial number range,” the company said in a statement.
“If your iPhone 5 is experiencing these symptoms and meets the eligibility requirements noted below, Apple will replace your iPhone 5 battery, free of charge,” the company added.
iPhone 5 owners who are having issues with their battery life can enter their iPhone’s serial number on Apple website to check in the event that they meet all requirements for a battery substitution.
On the off chance that it is, these customers can visit Apple Authorized Service Provider, Apple Store, or send it off to Apple themselves to get it fixed.