#apple offers free battery replacements for some #iphone 6S handsets that keep shutting down


Apple has launched its second new repair program in one week, this time for “a very small number” of iPhone 6S models that have been unexpectedly shutting down. Phones that display the issue — reportedly only devices that were manufactured between September and October last year — will be eligible for a free battery replacement.

If you think your phone is affected by this problem, you’ll have to check for a corresponding serial number on your device at an Apple Store or with an Apple-authorized service provider — carriers that offer the iPhone 6S won’t be handing out battery replacements.

Only on devices manufactured in September and October last year

Before heading into a store, Apple advises iPhone 6S owners to back up their data,…

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