iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro battery replacement and service cost

The new iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro were launched last week and are now available for pre-order. Apple has equipped the new flagship smartphone series with a powerful custom A14 Bionic chip for faster performance, 5G network technology, Super Retina XDR display with high-quality resolution, and new ceramic shield front cover protection. In addition, the iPhone 12 Pro model has a new Pro Camera System with Dolby Vision support, and much more.

Powered by lithium-ion batteries, the iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro give up to 17 hours of video playback. Over time the battery performance may reduce due to various reasons like usage, damage, or others. We have all the details of how much the battery replacement and service will cost of both new smartphone models.

iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro Battery Replacement

Users must keep in mind that, if their iPhone has any damage like a cracked screen, so they will have to get that repaired before scheduling a battery replacement appointment. The company offers a one-year limited warranty with the purchase of every iPhone model and for an additional fee, offers Apple Care+ plans for extended and more comprehensive coverage. Therefore, the battery replacement cost varies according to valid users’ coverage.

Here are the prices of battery replacement for models with and without warranty and Apple Care+ coverage. The following battery repair prices are of Apple and the battery replacement service by Apple Authorized Service Providers may be different.

iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro

  • Under warranty – $0
  • Without warranty – $69
  • Under Apple Care+ coverage – $0

How to Schedule Battery Replacement Appointment

For any repair service (damage or battery repair) users must schedule an appointment via any one of the following two ways which suit their preference and routine:

  1. Send in– Users can send in their iPhone in a box directly to Apple Repair Center by arranging for a shipment. After 3 to 5 business days, the repaired smartphone will be sent back.
  2. Bring in– Users can schedule an appointment at an Apple outlet or authorized service center near them to take personally take the smartphone for repair. If the repair is not possible at the visit, then the iPhone is sent to the repair center. In that case, users will have to pick up their device after 3 to 5 days.

How to Purchase Apple Care+ Plans

The Cupertino tech giant offers two types of plans with different coverage. Plans can be bought at the time or within 90 days of purchasing an iPhone.

  1. Apple Care+
    • 2 incidents of accidental damage protection every 12 months
    • Express Replacement Service
    • 24/7 priority access to Apple experts by chat or phone
  2. Apple Care+ Theft and Loss
    • 2 incidents of accidental damage protection every 12 months
    • 2 incidents of theft or loss coverage every 12 months. *The Find My iPhone must be enabled to avail theft and loss coverage
    • Express Replacement Service
    • 24/7 priority access to Apple experts by chat or phone

All incidents, damages, theft or loss, are subjected to service fees. To know the plans in detail, click here. We have listed down all compatible iPhone models for Apple Care+ plans:

  • iPhone 12 Pro
  • iPhone 12 Pro Max
  • iPhone 12
  • iPhone 12 mini

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