Tag Archives: Apple

Chinese students allegedly conned Apple out of almost $1 million using fake iPhones

Warranty fraud is something many companies have to deal with, but being the most valuable firm in the US means it’s a particular problem for Apple. This was illustrated by two Chinese engineering students who allegedly conned Cupertino out of almost $1 million worth of iPhones.

Article: https://www.techspot.com/news/79524-chinese-students-allegedly-conned-apple-out-almost-1.html

Battery Replacements: Some iPhone Users Might Wait Until April

Apple’s short supply of batteries for replacements means iPhone 6 Plus owners will have to wait months, an internal document seen by MacRumors said.

Article: http://www.ibtimes.com/battery-replacements-some-iphone-users-might-wait-until-april-2640501

Samsung Galaxy S7 & S7 Edge not quite waterproof, torture tests reveal

Warranty seller tests smartphones from Samsung and Apple for water resistance.

Full Article:  http://www.cnet.com/au/news/samsung-galaxy-s7-not-quite-waterproof-torture-tests-reveal/

Lawsuit Filed Against Apple, Inc. over Sale of Refurbished Devices and Parts Under Their Extended Warranty Plans

A lawsuit has been filed against Apple, Inc. regarding its extended warranty plans alleging that Apple has sold devices and provided replacement product as “new” when they were not…

Ful Release:  http://www.releasewire.com/press-releases/release-569769.htm

Apple and Samsung have fewest tablet repairs according to survey

Just 2 percent of Apple iPads and 3 percent of Samsung tablets that people reported on had serious problems or needed repair. That’s what we found in our 2014 Annual Product Reliability Survey…

Full Article:  http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/09/30/apple-and-samsung-neck-and-neck-for-fewest-tablet-repairs/