AppleCare + now covers 2 accidental damage incidents every 12 months - The Canadian
Monday, November 30

AppleCare + now covers 2 accidental damage incidents every 12 months


AppleCare + was updated yesterday to offer even more value, as extended warranty coverage now includes up to two incidents of accidental damage every 12 months on select products, instead of just one.

Of course, each incident requires a service fee based on the damage, but if you are accident prone this offers added peace of mind that you can pay to get a replacement.

Here’s the old wording from Apple’s AppleCare + page for iPhone:

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… and here is the new change, which adds the mention of two incidents Accidental Damage Protection Every 12 Months:

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Accidental damage incidents are not moving. “Any unused incident will expire after 12 months of coverage and you will get two more incidents to use within the next 12 months of continuous coverage,” explains Apple’s fine print.

According to MacRumors, the change applies to:

Apple customers in Canada can purchase AppleCare + for up to one year after purchasing their device, instead of just 60 days, with some limitations.

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