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Now You Can Check Your iPhone 6s Eligible for a New Battery Using Serial Number with Apple Official

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Two weeks after launching an iPhone 6s battery repair program, Apple has released a tool that allows iPhone 6s owners to check whether their device is affected by the problem.

An updated page for the iPhone 6s program includes an option to enter a serial number to determine whether an iPhone 6s is eligible for a free battery replacement.

A small number of iPhone 6s models manufactured between September and October of 2015 have a faulty battery, which can cause the iPhone 6s to unexpectedly shut down. Continue reading Now You Can Check Your iPhone 6s Eligible for a New Battery Using Serial Number with Apple Official

How to check whether iPhone 6s battery is required Apple’s to be replaced

When Apple announced an iPhone 6s battery replacement program last week, identifying select models that might be eligible for a free repair due to unexpected shutdowns, it only specified manufacturing dates for potentially affected devices. It recommended customers take a trip to an Apple store or authorized reseller if they are experiencing issues to check if they are eligible for a repair. But there’s a quick and easy way to check if your device is eligible at home, using the same process that Apple repair staff will be using in stores…

Apple has determined that a very small number of iPhone 6s devices may unexpectedly shut down. This is not a safety issue and only affects devices within a limited serial number range that were manufactured between September and October 2015…. Your iPhone will be examined prior to any service to verify that it is eligible for this program and in working order.

Apple is replacing batteries for what it said is “a very small number of iPhone 6s devices” that were manufactured between September and October of 2015 in a limited serial number range. Here’s how to check your device:

  1. Locate your iPhone’s serial number (you can find the serial number on the back of your iPhone and in Settings>General>About).
  2. Check for the following characters located in the 4th and 5th position of your iPhone’s serial number:

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