That little tool will be quite popular. Customers who have already paid to have their iPhone 6s batteries replaced can receive reimbursement from Apple for the repair costs. Anyone know how to get the serial numbers for the phones if they are not activated? We apologize for any inconvenience this has caused customers. I've included the source C ,. The only sure 100% way its new out of a sealed box is with an M. So, by following any of the above methods, you can easily find the phone number in case you forget it.
Does your device fall under the replacement program? Anyone can check their phones please? Not sure what to tell you, the code is right there for you to see, there is nothing hiding. I forgot to add a little bit more to the question and it seems this is the real problem. In my experiences, the replacements I've received with N are either refurbished or brand new. For example, go to Wal mart and search iPhones, You'll see they have refurbs that begin with F in the model number. Device body and packaging If you still have the original packaging for your device, you can find the serial number printed on the barcode label. But this year, for reasons unknown, Apple has removed these details from its outer cover. Models with N are solely replacement products, and once a certain amount of time as passed, they are usually refurbs by apple.
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It's possible it was an iPhone 6, they are very similar in shape. That same device might have a serial number on the back of it you can't read, and you have long since thrown away the packaging. You can quickly grab a copy of your iPhone serial number by right-clicking or Control-clicking on a Mac on the serial number and selecting Copy. Open iTunes, click on iTunes on menu bar, click preferences, tab on icon that says backup, then hover mouse over any backup and it will show imei and serial number. An unknown error occurred 1. If you accidentally publish it or give it to the wrong person, it could be used to submit a false service claim with Apple, or used to fraudulently report the device as stolen, which will cause nothing but headaches for you. Apple refurbs are of superior quality in my opinion , so at least there's that.
This subreddit is not affiliated with Apple. Carrier insurance, also my opinion, is a complete scam. I am sure they have a certain allotment set aside for issues when launch takes place. Went to a nearby Apple store on Saturday and they did the update on one of their computers. An includes an option to enter a serial number to determine whether an iPhone 6s is eligible for a free battery replacement. Such repairs will not be covered by Apple and users would have to pay for them.
Apple may provide or recommend responses as a possible solution based on the information provided; every potential issue may involve several factors not detailed in the conversations captured in an electronic forum and Apple can therefore provide no guarantee as to the efficacy of any proposed solutions on the community forums. For the hell of it, I decided to give making it a shot, and I got a very basic one written, I left it open enough anyone could add to it. To help our customers who are experiencing this issue, we are replacing batteries in affected devices, free of charge. . Had a bad screen that they gave me a replacement in a white box.
Are you sure the one you saw was an iPhone 7? You can also copy the serial number by right-clicking the field and selecting Copy. Welcome to , an unofficial space to discuss Apple's iPhone products. Well, phone doesn't have to explode in order to give every other customer an incentive or a compensation who had this issue. I was losing my mind how she was pretending that nothing was wrong with having your phone battery shuts off in the middle of the cycle. Devices must be in good working condition to receive a battery replacement -- Apple won't swap it out if there's an issue like a cracked screen that could impair the battery replacement. But an easy way to tell is by going to settings-----about.
In fact, if you have old iPhone with you, pick it up and compare it with the new model. I backed it up via iCloud and through my laptop. Apple disclaims any and all liability for the acts, omissions and conduct of any third parties in connection with or related to your use of the site. Don't worry they are all brand new. Personally, I am starting to wonder if owning an iPhone is worth it. Anything relating to sharing of account details will be removed. This website is not owned by, is not licensed by nor is a subsidiary of Apple Inc.
Hi, guys - My brother just bought a couple of unlocked, unactivated iPhones from his job. We looked for any other factors that could cause an iPhone to shut down unexpectedly. When Apple announced an last week, identifying select models that might be eligible for a free repair due to unexpected shutdowns, it only specified manufacturing dates for potentially affected devices. Idc about it since I'm getting the 6S once I return from China, but thats my experience. Other than that, why does it matter whether its there or not? Sign up for the TekRevue Weekly Digest using the box below. Your device or computer might have a hardware issue that stops the update or restore from completing.
So now how the heck are you going to find the serial number? With any luck you should find your serial number in this file. And I had to use my device with this issue almost a year now. What's the explanation of an iPhone not having a serial number engraved at the back bottom part? Can you try disabling your network connection and fire it up to see if it opens ok for you? This process is helpful when you have lost the device and want to know the details to get the phone back. As a result, these batteries degrade faster than a normal battery and cause unexpected shutdowns to occur. I recommend a program called CoconutBattery for Mac or iBackupBot Windows. Do you really think Apple had refurbished devices on launch day? For me, it had, my iPod Nano and my iPad but It didn't have my iPod Touch, which is the one I was looking for.