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Apple sold the iPhone 6 Plus even knowing that it was bent too easily

Apple sold the iPhone 6 Plus even knowing that it was bent too easily

September 10, 2014 ,. September 24 of the same year , 14 days later, the networks burn and. It turns out that the new top of the range of the apple, with aluminum finish, It was folded in half when you put it on your pants. The first rumors talked about that it only folded when carrying it in the back pocket, although it was demonstrated that taking it four hours in one of the side pockets was more than enough to bend it. A start in style for a terminal whose starting price was 799 euros . Two days later, on September 26,, stating that it would replace all affected devices.

This is the chronology of one of the most important and controversial events in the technology sector . Apple, a company that had always been characterized byI had made a capital error: launch a large phone that is easily doubled . The thing was calming, everything was forgotten and life took its course, at least until a few days ago. What if we told you that Apple knew that the iPhone 6 Plus doubled and, even so, decided to release them to the market? You are right .

Apple sold the iPhone 6 Plus even knowing that it was bent too easily

Apple sold the iPhone 6 Plus even knowing that it was bent too easily

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It has been the District Court Judge Lucy Koh who has made this information public. Apparently, Apple would have mentioned in a document filed in a class action lawsuit that the iPhone 6 was 3.3 times more likely to double than the iPhone 5S, a figure that increased up to 7.2 times in the case of the iPhone 6 Plus . As our colleagues say, “Apple was aware of this problem and did nothing to prevent it” , plain and simple.

Apple, everything is said, fixed the problem by adding some metal braces to the chassis that made it more resistant, although the solution arrived “quite late”.

Apple, for its part, has not ruled on this issue. This information is added to the recent #BatteryGate , in which it was discovered thatso that the battery would not run out so quickly. All these cases have not been an obstacle for the company to have its iPhone X, 8 and 8 Plus on the podium of. The irony.

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