Apple recalled all power adapters it packaged with iPhone 3G phones sold since mid-July in the United States, Argentina, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Japan, Mexico, Panama and Peru.
Apple said it will exchange the ultra-compact USB adapters for a redesigned model, without charge, in retail stores and online starting Oct. 10.
Apple told users to immediately stop using the small adaptors, which are about the size of the plug end of an extension cord.
In lieu of the adapters, and until replacements are received, users should charge their iPhone 3G phones by connecting them to their Mac or PC with the USB cable that came with their iPhone,
Saturday, September 20, 2008
Posted by Baktou at 9:42 AM