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Apple is not ruled out refund of money customers spent on replacing batteries old iPhone models. This is stated in the response to the corresponding request of the U.S. Senate, reports The Wall Street Journal.
According to the newspaper, the initiative comes from Apple. For a refund you can count those who went to the service centers before the company reduced the cost of out-of-warranty replacement battery for 50 dollars.
At the end of 2017, Apple admitted that deliberately underestimates the performance of their smartphones with the old battery.
As reported by the developers, for iPhone 6, 6s and SE, as well as for the iPhone 7 with iOS 11.2 feature is enabled, “which smooths out sudden peaks in performance, when necessary, to prevent inadvertent disabling of devices”. Due to deliberate slowing down of devices to a Corporation filed several lawsuits.
18 January, Tim cook said that Apple will release an update for iOS, which will allow you to disable slow in your old iPhone. A test version of the patch scheduled to release in February 2018.
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