IPhone 8 Defective Logic Board : Apple To repair For Free.
Apple will be changing the defective Logic motherboard of iPhone 8 free of cost . The iPhone 8 maker wrote in a post on friday on there official website.
Iphone 8 models which were sold or are bought between September 2017 and March 2018 will be only eligible for the scheme.
The logic Motherboard problem is detected on very small percentage of Iphone 8 devices. Affected units were sold in US, China, India, japan, new Zealand, Hong kong and Macau.
Device having Logic board problem have issues like :
- screen freeze,
- unexpected Restart,
- Continuous Screen time on and
- problem in powering up the device.
Users also can verify there units through list of eligible serial number which company has provided. The free replacement scheme covers iPhone 8 units sold up to three years after the first retail sale of device in September 2017.
However company also stated that, customers has to fix there broken hardware defects first. For example , screen damage and other body related damages. Plus update the icloud and itunes services to the latest versions because scheme doesn’t cover these.
“Your iPhone will be examined prior to any service to verify that it is eligible for this programme,” the post added.
Company also clarifies that warranty on the device will not be extended.