Apple Finally Admits to MacBook Keyboard Design Flaw

Apple Finally Admits to MacBook Keyboard Design Flaw

"Today we launched a keyboard service program for our customers that covers a small percentage of keyboards in certain MacBook and MacBook Pro models which may exhibit one or more of the following behaviors: letters or characters that repeat unexpectedly or don't appear when pressed or keys that feel "sticky" or aren't responding in a consistent manner", an Apple statement notes, underplaying the severity of the issue.

Apple has finally admitted the utterfly-mechanism keyoards in its Macook ad Macook Pro laptops are diaolical, and has offered free repairs and replacemets.

But on Friday, the California company announced it is taking more substantial steps to solve tackle the problem: It is providing repairs to affected customers free-of-charge, and giving refunds to those who had to pay to get their laptops repaired because of the issue. Now having the same issue with my MacBook Pro and hearing countless others with the same experience, it seems it wasn't me after all. The company has extended the warranty for keyboards for nine affected models released starting in 2015 to four years from the usual one year. Well, in 2015 Apple switched to thin "Butterfly" switches for the both MacBook and Macbook Pro lines of laptops.

Apple last night quietly launched a new service program for those MacBook and MacBook Pro models that use its deeply-flawed and poorly-designed butterfly keyboard design. If any keyboard repairs are necessary, they'll be provided at no cost.

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Now Apple is launching the Keyboard Service Program. Another incident happened when iPhone 4 users complained about no signals on their phones, to which Apple provided a solution by handing free "bumper" cases to the users.

Apple forums are overflowing with reports of Geniuses who have told customers that Apple is "collecting data" on the issue. The Store will then examine the keyboard and swap the key or the whole keyboard depending on the situation. And unfortunately, fixing the problem isn't easy; at worst, it can involve replacing the entire keyboard.

Apple said affected customers can receive service at no charge via a retail Apple Store, through Apple's mail-in fix program, or through an Apple-authorized service provider. Though you might face some charges if your laptop is damaged in some other way to the point that it interferes with keyboard repairs.

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