Apple Corp is investigating the issue of iPhone 8/8 Plus battery packs
According to foreign media reports, Apple Corp confirmed today, is investigating iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus battery drum package caused screen cracking event. In the less than two weeks before the iPhone 8 series of mobile phones were sold, a number of battery bulging events took place and caused the screen to crack. Apple spokesman confirmed today that Apple has investigated the incident, but did not disclose how many mobile phones have been affected.
Earlier, reports, a woman in Taiwan due to play while charging the mobile phone to mobile phone burst event, then there is the media that a Japanese users have the same experience, said the Japanese users in the purchase of a new iPhone 8 Plus, just open the package found screen broken, due to expansion of the battery caused by suspected.
Today, there are reports that a user in mainland China bought a 64GB version of iPhone 8 Plus on the Internet, but after opening the package, it was found that the battery had been bulging, and the screen was open at the Sim card.
The difference is that several of the problems that occurred before were mostly reported at the time of charging, and this was not the case. They were packed when they opened the package. It was clearly a serious quality problem.
According to CNET website, at present, at least 6 users from 5 countries and regions reported the case of battery drum packs.
Last year, apple rival Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 flagship smartphone has also had a similar problem. At that time, Note 7 battery fire explosion, and eventually led to Samsung recall products, and completely discontinued, Note 7.
And this time, as of now, apple iPhone 8 series mobile phone battery problem seems to be confined to expansion drum package, there is no fire incident. As for the results of the follow-up investigation, the occurrence of such events, many direct impact on the apple iPhone series sales.