iPhone 6s and 6s Plus are smartphones that debuted a few years ago. Now, however, Apple is launching a new repair program targeted at these models. All because some devices may be problematic.
iPhone 6s with problems to be repaired
It turns out that some Apple iPhones iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus were recently produced in a faulty manner. The fault was supposed to cause problems starting correctly the above-mentioned smartphones. Apple informs that the reason for this behavior is technical defect of one of the components.
The latest service action aims to replace it so that it always works properly and covers a small group of devices. However, it is definitely worth using it. You just need to pay attention to whether your smartphone is eligible for repair.
iPhone 6s and 6s Plus – repair details
Apple has just launched a new repair program that can be used by owners of smartphones manufactured quite recently. Free repair is available to owners of the iPhone 6s and 6s Plus that have been sold between October 2018 and August 2019.
The program covers smartphones for a maximum of two years from the first date of purchase.
How can I check if my iPhone is eligible for repair?
The situation is very simple. Just find your device number and enter it in the field provided on the appropriate page. Below is a step-by-step instruction on how to do it:
- Go this one on the Apple website.
- Unlock your iPhone and go to Settings> General> This device
- In the field Serial Number enter the serial number of your device.
- Click the button submit and wait for feedback from Apple.
If your iPhone 6s or iPhone 6s Plus qualifies for free repair appropriate information should appear on this subject. In this case, it is worth going to the nearest authorized sales and service point for Apple devices.
In case you have repaired this problem with your own money, it is also worth informing the manufacturer about this situation. Apple will reimburse the costs incurred.
What to do before sending iPhone for repair?
Before our phone is sent for repair it is necessary rip all information as part of the backup.
For this we have two options to choose from. The first of them is a full backup to the iCloud cloud, which is performed automatically when the device is connected to charging, blocked and is within Wi-Fi range. The second way is to use iTunes. Here, simply connect your smartphone to your computer and, using synchronization, rip all data.
Next, it's a good idea to reset the device completely from the information – just like in the case of sales. After returning the iPhone will be possible safely restore all settings.
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