Apple Is Investigating Battery Swelling in iPhone 8 Plus
of some users in Asia experiencing screen-popping
So far, there have been at least six reports in which the
On Friday, Reuters reported that Chinese state media spoke with one man identified as Liu who received his iPhone 8 Plus in the mail and the battery was already swollen. In another case , a woman in Taiwan said that her device split open after she charged it with the included cable and wall adapter.
The good news, for you and Apple, is that none of the incidents involved the kind of explosions or fires that
For now, Apple's situation could just be relegated to a handful of freak incidents, but it's worth keeping an eye on if you're still weighing your options between the iPhone 8 and the X.