When the phone was released in November Apple expected tomake 40 million units in the first quarter of 2018, but these figures have had to be drastically reduced because of its poor reception and slow sales in Europe, the US and China.
Apple in a statement said it "have never - and would never - do anything to intentionally shorten the life of any Apple product".
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Apple reportedly has decided its iOS 12 update needs to focus on reliability and performance rather than new features after multiple problems with the functioning of iOS 11. Due to the whole battery slowdown saga, Apple is facing an investigation from Italy's antitrust organisation, a multitude of class action lawsuits from disgruntled users and a criminal probe in France as planned obsolescence is illegal under French law.
Meanwhile, the company said that its battery replacement programme at a discounted cost will be available from late January through December 2018.
Apple is under scrutiny over iPhone slowdowns it said prevented unexpected shutdowns. "We know that some of you feel Apple has let you down". Those with a tendency to reach for a conspiracy theory to explain everything, say that Apple slowed down these older models on goal in order to generate sales of its newer handsets.
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Another result surfaces from a survey where people were asked if they were planning to buy an iPhone X. The survey, as told by UBS analysts, showed a drop in results from 43% to 37%. In response to consumer backlash, the company dropped the price of battery replacements for the iPhone 6, iPhone 6s, and iPhone 6s Plus from US$79 to US$29. Apple also put a lot of effort into making enough iPhone X smartphones to sell for the launch. Apple wants to make their devices more responsive and stable and to reduce customer support related issues.
This means that it will save customers a trip to the Apple Store only to find out that batteries aren't in stock.
This wasn't handled right by Apple and now Cook is attempting to pass the buck by basically saying that it was their lazy ignorant customers who didn't pay attention to the details of an update.
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Capcom , however, wants to keep the ball rolling with a weird but totally appropriate promotion for Monster Hunter: World . Completing this quest (and taking the " SFV Tickets" you receive to the Smithy) will unlock a special Ryu armor set.