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Apple Offers Free Battery Replacement To Fix iPhone 6s Shutdown Issue

CUPERTINO, Calif. (CBS) – Apple is dealing with its own smartphone battery issues.

While there's no Samsung-like safety risk, Apple says it will replace batteries in some of its 6s models because the phones unexpectedly shut down.

More info from Apple

Apple says the defect only affects a small number of phones manufactured between September and October 2015.

Anyone who thinks they are eligible for a fix should make an appointment at an Apple store.


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