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The affected gadgets have been manufactured between November 2019 and Might 2020, and the difficulty impacts a “small proportion” of show modules, Apple mentioned.
The substitute program does not cowl different fashions, just like the iPhone 11 Professional, and it solely covers affected gadgets.
Customers can examine if their telephone is eligible on Apple’s web site by checking their serial number.
The iPhone 11 was first launched in September 2019. In January, Apple CEO Tim Cook dinner steered that the iPhone 11 was Apple’s best-selling mannequin within the weeks after it launched. “iPhone 11 was our top-selling mannequin each week through the December quarter,” Cook dinner mentioned.
Within the quarter ended September 30, Apple reported iPhone income of $26.4 billion, down 20.7% year-over-year. iPhone gross sales accounted for 40.8% of Apple’s income that quarter.
The corporate launched and commenced promoting a number of new iPhone 12 fashions in October.