Subject: Re: Apple admits hobbling old phones to "save batteries"
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From: PeterN <"peter,newdelete"@deleteverizon.net>
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Subject: Re: Apple admits hobbling old phones to "save batteries"
Date: Thu, 21 Dec 2017 21:45:20 -0500
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On 12/21/2017 7:38 PM, nospam wrote:
> In article<213f8b52-7dd2-4728-8409-644cbe289d40@googlegroups.com>, 
<snip>
> 
>> And what is so dire about getting a battery changed?
> 
> nothing. nobody is preventing anyone from doing exactly that.
> 
How easy is it to replace a battery in an iPhone.
 From what I read, not very.
Also see the comments to a pending NY right to repair bill. You will 
have to look for them.
<https://www.ifixit.com/Guide/iPhone+8+Plus+Battery+Replacement/98260...

Don't bother telling us that most people get anew phone, before the 
battery craps out.

-- 
PeterN