Apple Announces Recall of Ipod Nano

ipod nano recallApple publicized that they are going to have a recall program concerning its authentic iPod Nano in the us. It stated that the unit has an uncommon overheating issue that might be harmful. It offers replacements for the first generation iPod Nano units. Apple recommends customers to cease the use their units and adhere to the solutions provided by the company to exchange them with yet another model free of charge.

Apple stated that this is a battery problem but it doesn’t affect other iPod generations. There are numerous ways to get your affected iPod Nano exchanged. The first is through the application of Apple’s online replacement form. It’s accessible for many countries, like the United States, United Kingdom, Switzerland, Sweden, Spain, Norway, New Zealand, Netherlands, Luxembourg, Japan, Italy, Ireland, Germany, France, Finland, Denmark, Canada, Belgium, Austria, and Australia.

The iPod Nano’s serial number is needed for the recall program. The number is located at the back, just beneath the storage indicator. If your unit is a customized one, the replacement unit wouldn’t be customized. It’s necessary to return the old device to get a replacement.

The 2nd way is by going to any local Apple store or any Apple Certified Service Provider. The device is going to be changed with the replacement unit once confirmed. The replacement devices includes a 90 day warranty from your date of service.