Are Apple Chargers Lifetime Warranty?

Why do off brand iPhone Chargers stop working?

It’s because Apple charging cables and certified accessories have a chip in them.

That chip tells the iPhone that it is certified to work with it.

A lot of fake cables have a fake chip in them.

That fake chip tends to either burn out and stop working, thus the iPhone doesn’t read the chip..

Should you only use Apple Chargers?

Answer: A: USB is an industry standard so I wouldn’t worry about non-Apple chargers. In fact, I’ve been using non-Apple chargers on several IOS devices for almost ten years with no problems. I would, however, recommend that you always use Apple cables or Apple-certified cables.

How can I charge my iPhone with a broken charger?

Use a different USB cable such as a speaker cord and plug into the adapter. You can also try plugging your iPhone into your compatible.

Will Apple give me a replacement phone?

Express Replacement Service is a benefit of your AppleCare+ coverage. We can send you a replacement iPhone before you return your product to us. We’ll include packaging to return your damaged or non-working product. Contact Apple to make an Express Replacement Service request.

How long is Apple’s warranty?

Apple warrants the Apple-branded hardware product and accessories contained in the original packaging (“Apple Product”) against defects in materials and workmanship when used normally in accordance with Apple’s published guidelines for a period of TWO (2) YEARS from the date of original retail purchase by the end-user …

Does Apple cover broken Chargers?

Yes! They will replace it. If you have applecare, thats covered.

Can Apple Chargers go bad?

Chargers go bad just like anything else, but I have to say that during my time here I’ve rarely heard of it. Much more likely to be the battery in my opinion. … Once a battery starts losing it’s ability to charge or hold a charge, it’s irreversible.

Why do Apple Chargers break so easily?

Speaking of bends, one of the most common causes of cable breakage is by being squashed and bent by furniture, tension, or gravity. The point where the plug connector meets the cable is the most likely place for it to fray, so when you accidentally jam something against it, there’s a high chance of damage over time.

Why does my charger stop working?

Often the issue is the small metal connector in the USB port, which may be slightly bent in a way that means it doesn’t make proper contact with the charging cable. To fix this, switch your phone off, and remove the battery if you can. … Then, put your battery back in, power on your device, and try charging again.

How long should Apple Chargers last?

They don’t expire, but they can stop working, I have a couple that are several years old and have no problems, I have had others that burned out after a few months, If your device is less than a year old, the charger is covered under the ipad warranty as long as their is not user caused damage.

Do iPhone Chargers wear out?

Unfortunately Apple’s Lightning cables, and before them the older 30-pin connectors, do tend to fray and weaken at the point where the port meets the cable. The wire gets twisted here, and over time the plastic coating wears out.

How can you tell a fake Apple charger?

Compare packaging and writing on the cable An Apple Lightning to USB cable has “Designed by Apple in California” and either “Assembled in China,” “Assembled in Vietnam,” or “Indústria Brasileira” on the cable about seven inches from the USB connector. You’ll see a 12-digit serial number at the end of this text.

Does Apple replace your charger cable for free?

Apple Stores Will Replace Broken Chargers & Electronics for Free, But There’s a Catch.

Why are Apple Chargers so expensive?

But for those of you who are just keen to know why the chargers are so expensive, Ken summarizes: … “Apple’s iPhone charger crams a lot of technology into a small space. Apple went to extra effort to provide higher quality and safety than other name-brand chargers, but this quality comes at a high cost.”