Some chargers for the iPad or MacBook can give an electric shock. Apple is therefore launching an exchange program and urges customers to check on their charger.
The corresponding chargers in the period between 2003 and 2015 including Europe sold, Apple announced today. This relates specifically to thicker chargers for tablet and laptop, and not the smaller charger for the iPhone.
You can check whether you can swap the plug your charger at Apple in the connector cable to attract and to see the inside. If you do see the EUR logo, it’s a charger that does not shock. If you there four small figures or sees no figures at all, you can swap may plug the charger for a new one.
“The safety of customers, Apple top priority. Therefore, we own accord decided each affected AC adapter free of charge to exchange for a new, redesigned adapter”, Apple leaves know.
How to Trade the charger?
You can redeem the charger from the Apple Store or an Apple Authorized Service Provider. It is also possible to online to apply for a new by entering the serial number of your device. In the box you will receive the new charger, you can return the defective
Source • RTL Z / Daniel Verlaan