Four US House Republicans, together with the chairman of the Energy and Commerce Committee, on 12 January wrote Apple Inc leader govt Tim Cook asking him to resolution questions about its disclosure that it slowed older iPhones with flagging batteries.
The California-based corporate apologized over the factor on 28 December, lower battery substitute prices and mentioned it is going to exchange its instrument to display customers whether or not their telephone battery is excellent. The letter additionally mentioned they have been involved about experiences that an iPhone battery overheated and started to emit smoke in Switzerland.
US Senator John Thune, who chairs the Senate Commerce Committee, despatched a an identical letter to Apple on nine January. Apple didn’t straight away reply to a request for remark 12 January.