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If your iPhone 6s randomly shuts down by itself, Apple has a fix for you

Apple is offering free battery replacements for faulty iPhone 6s batteries.

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If you noticed your iPhone 6s randomly shutting itself off, Apple will offer you a free battery placement.

Apple claims that a “very small number” of devices were experiencing this issue and the phones affected were manufactured between September and October 2015, reports Business Insider.

Here’s what Apple said in a recent statement regarding its defective iPhone 6s batteries:

“Apple has determined that a very small number of iPhone 6s devices may unexpectedly shut down. This is not a safety issue and only affects devices within a limited serial number range that were manufactured between September and October 2015,” the company said in a statement on its website.

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“If you have experienced this issue, please visit an Apple Retail Store or an Apple Authorized Service Provider and have your device’s serial number checked to confirm eligibility for a battery replacement, free of charge.”

If you think you have one of the defective batteries, head on over to Apple’s website for a quick rundown on how to get your battery replaced.

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