Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

GainThatFlavour.comGainThatFlavour.com

Tech News

Apple is now charging more for most Apple Watch battery swaps

Three Apple Watch Ultra 2s.
Photo by Victoria Song / The Verge

Apple has increased the price of most Apple Watch battery replacements, as reported by 9to5Mac. The swaps used to cost $79, but now, for Apple Watch Series 4 devices and newer, you’ll have to cough up $99. You can see the prices for yourself on the company’s Apple Watch Service and Repair website by sifting through different versions and models.

It’s unfortunate that some of the battery replacement fees are going up, but I’m also not surprised to see it. Apple bumped up the prices of battery replacements in some iPhones, iPads, and Macs by $20 to $50 earlier this year.

Still, paying for a battery replacement can be a good way to get some extra life out of an older device that otherwise works just fine. It’s what I’m personally thinking…

Continue reading…

You May Also Like

Editor's Pick

Jeffrey A. Singer The Food and Drug Administration announced this morning that it has granted marketing approval for the over‐​the‐​counter sale of one type...

Editor's Pick

Jeffrey A. Singer On the same day that the Food and Drug Administration allowed women over‐​the‐​counter access to one progestin‐​only birth control pill, Rep....

Editor's Pick

Marc Joffe Last week the House Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies approved a Fiscal Year 2024 budget that forbids...

Editor's Pick

Jack Solowey and Jennifer J. Schulp Last Wednesday, July 12, an updated version of the Lummis‐​Gillibrand Responsible Financial Innovation Act (RFIA) became public. The...