Did you pay for it? Battery change for iPhone 6, iPhone 6s or iPhone 7 during the period between January 1 and December 28, 2017? If so, you should know that Manzana will reintegrate you 60 euros to compensate for repair expenses , all on the occasion of the already famous batterygate , the problem experienced by iPhones that slow down when their battery was not in optimal conditions.
At the end of last year, it was discovered that Manzana deliberately slowed down iPhones with battery in poor condition , with an advanced level of wear or degradation . A strategy that was finally discovered by the users and that generated a great media impact of which even the governments of a good number of nations took part.
The signature of the block was forced not only to rectify, something that did with the integration of a specific tool in iOS 11.3 , but launched a battery replacement program at a reduced price . In Spain, the cost for the Change the battery of iPhones with performance problems under the campaign was 29 euros.
However, what about those users who decided to unilaterally change the battery of your iPhone 6 onwards until the iPhone 7? After months without news, Apple has just announced that it will reimburse 60 euros to all those who paid for the repair Carried out between January 1 and December 20, 2017.
However, as the firm itself records on its website, it will be necessary to comply with a series of requirements for the manufacturer to cash the deposit.
In the first place, the refund will only occur for the iPhone 6 battery replacement and later models. In the same way, it only concerns those customers who resorted to the Authorized Apple Service Points , either an Apple Store, a repair center or a service provider authorized by the brand.
On the other hand, the repair due to the iPhone battery change it has to occur out of warranty .
If you meet this series of requirements and You paid for it change your iPhone’s battery , Apple will send you a email with the process to follow to receive the refund of the 60 euros that will be charged to your credit card , if you paid for the repair with it or, failing that, for electronic transfer . A notice that the technology has started today and will run until next July 27.
If you believe that you meet the requirements, but do not receive the mail from Apple at the end of the period of validity, the company facilitates a way of contact to verify your situation and refund the money, if that is what the firm considers it to be. You have until December 31 to put in antecedents to Apple.