• Apple is offering free battery replacement for some MacBook Pro units

    1 month ago - By TechCrunch

    Apple is offering free battery replacements for some 13-inch MacBook Pro laptops that may have a faulty component.
    The company announced recently that a limited number of these devices have a component that may fail, which would case the original built-in battery to expand. While Apple says this isn't a safety issue, it wants to solve the problem as quickly as possible with free battery replacements.
    The models that might be affected were manufactured between October 2016 and October 2017.
    Think your MacBook Pro might be eligible?
    Apple has set up a website for the replacement program...
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  • Apple Is Replacing Some 13-Inch MacBook Pro Batteries

    1 month ago - By PCMag

    The battery in some non-touch MacBook Pros can expand due to a component failure.
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  • MacBook Pro free battery replacement detailed

    MacBook Pro free battery replacement detailed

    1 month ago - By SlashGear

    Apple released a step-by-step for a free replacement of select MacBook Pro models this morning. Some of the newest 13-inch MacBook Pro models without Touch Bars were affected, and only these models will have batteries replaced for free. This replacement program affected MacBook Pro models were manufactured between October of 2016 and October of 2017 - and there's a simple...
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  • 13-inch MacBook Pro battery replacement program FAQ: What it is and how to use it

    13-inch MacBook Pro battery replacement program FAQ: What it is and how to use it

    1 month ago - By Macworld

    It's been a rough year for Apple's batteries. After announcing a program to replace batteries in the iPhone 6 and 7 earlier this year, Apple has now launched a program to swap them out in the 13-inch non-Touch Bar MacBook Pro (affectionately known as the “MacBook Pro ESC” due to the presence of actual function keys). So if you have a laptop that's been dying out mid-way through your day or just noticed some performance oddities, you might be able to get your battery replaced with a new one. Here's everything you need to know about the new program: To read this article in full,
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  • Some Apple laptops have an expanding battery problem - and you may be able to get it replaced for free

    Some Apple laptops have an expanding battery problem - and you may be able to get it replaced for free

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    Apple announced late last Friday that it will provide free replacements for some MacBook Pro batteries.
    The program only applies to 13-inch MacBook Pro computers, which were manufactured between October 2016 and October 2017.
    It also only applies to MacBook Pro computers without the Touch Bar touchscreen keyboard. Your computer should look like the one pictured at the top of this post.
    "Apple has determined that, in a limited number of 13-inch MacBook Pro units, a component may fail causing the built-in battery to expand. This is not a safety issue and Apple will replace eligible...
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  • Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 debuts with Snapdragon 636, 5,000 mAh battery

    Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 debuts with Snapdragon 636, 5,000 mAh battery

    1 month ago - By GSMArena

    Asus is going straight at Xiaomi with its new Flipkart-exclusive Zenfone Max Pro M1. Built around a 6-inch 18:9 IPS LCD and 5,000mAh battery, the Zenfone Max Pro M1 has a dual camera on the back, Snapdragon 636 chipset with either 3GB, 4GB or 6GB of RAM.
    The Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1 has two camera configurations - 13MP+5MP back and 8MP front combination that will be used in both 3GB and 4GB RAM models. The more premium 6GB RAM units will have 16MP+5MP main and 16MP selfie snappers.
    Asus Zenfone Max Pro M1
    Interestingly, Asus has forsaken its ZenUI in favor of pure Android 8.1...
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  • Apple Replacing 13-inch MacBook Pro Batteries: What to Do

    1 month ago - By Laptop Mag

    If you opted to buy the 13-inch non-Touch Bar MacBook Pro, you might need to get a new battery, and get it soon. Fortunately, Apple's started a replacement program, and is handling this service for fr...
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