Apple announced on its website that the cost of replacing batteries for all out-of-warranty iPhones will rise beginning in March. Furthermore, the Cupertino behemoth is raising the cost of iPad and Mac battery replacements. The cost of battery replacements for all iPhone 13 and iPhone 12 models will rise by $20. (around Rs 1,700). For those who are unaware, Apple charges $69 (approximately Rs 5,700) for a replacement on most iPhone models, according to the Apple website. The exact increase in iPhone battery replacement costs in India is unknown at this time. Follow For More Updates at satiknews.com
Customers who do not have AppleCare or AppleCare + for their devices will be affected by the price increase. Customers with AppleCare + do not have to pay for a battery replacement once their battery health has dropped below 80%.
- Apple has increased the cost of out-of-warranty battery replacements for all iPhone models older than the iPhone 14 series.
- The Cupertino behemoth is also raising the cost of iPad and Mac battery replacements.
- Apple currently charges an average of $69 (approximately Rs 5,700) for a battery replacement on most iPhone models.
Cost of Apple battery replacement
Apple is also raising the cost of out-of-warranty Mac and iPad battery replacements. MacBook Air battery replacement will cost $30 (approximately Rs 2,500) more, and MacBook Pro battery replacement will cost $50 more (around Rs 4,100). The price of newer iPad models will rise by $20. (around Rs 1,650). As previously stated, these price increases will take effect on March 1st, 2023. These prices do not include taxes, and there will be an additional shipping charge if Apple is required to ship models (this is region-specific).
The current Battery Service fee for out-of-warranty iPhone 14 series is $99 (approximately Rs 8,200), $69 (approximately Rs 5,700) for iPhone 13 and older full-screen iPhones, and $49 (approximately Rs 5,700) for iPhones with the home button (over Rs 4,000). Other countries and regions (likely including India) will see price increases for battery replacements at the same time. The primary reason for the price increase has not been disclosed at this time, but we believe it is due to increased material and labour costs.