Apple's 'I'm sorry' for throttling outdated iPhones isn't ok for Congress

Delay for iPhone replacement batteries

In a letter to Apple on Monday, the council requested an explanation for the slow-down and information about what Apple planned to do to rectify the problem, Xinhua reported. If you're using the opportunity of cheap battery replacements to preemptively change your battery, it's also worth bearing in mind that the $29 price will be valid until the end of 2018, so you can let the hype die down before taking your phone in.

About Making Comments on our Site: Patently Apple reserves the right to post, dismiss or edit any comments. There is also a two-week wait for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6S Plus replacement batteries, according to the memo.

In order to placate the litigious masses calling for Tim Cook's head over the iPhone battery slowdown feature, Apple recently made a decision to slash the cost of its iPhone battery replacement program.

Four US House Republicans, including the chairman of the Energy and Commerce Committee, wrote Apple Inc chief executive Tim Cook asking him to answer questions about its disclosure that it slowed older iPhones with flagging batteries.

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Apple said it used software updates to improve power management and "avoid unexpected shutdowns on iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s Plus, and iPhone SE".

The company has finally revealed which devices are having their performance cut to improve battery health, and it's good news for some Apple fans. No one wants their phone to shut down, so Apple's solution was to slow down the processor's top speed when batteries got too old.

The California-based company apologized over the issue on December 28, cut battery replacement costs and said it will change its software to show users whether their phone battery is good.

There has also been anger among some iPhone owners that the process for booking a battery replacement has not always been as smooth and easy as they'd like. Customers can take advantage of the new price starting later this month.

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