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Topic # 83464 17-May-2011 09:35
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We've got an iPhone 3gs at work for development purposes, spends most of its life plugged into a Mac except for when we need to demo something to a customer. 

The battery life is getting pretty average, like only holding charge for about an hour, has anyone had an iPhone battery replaced?  If so, how much did it cost and is it the sort of thing the Apply man can do for you right there and then or will we need to be without our dev phone for a few days?

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  Reply # 470042 17-May-2011 11:56
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Might be able to tell you in a day or so, someone in our office has just sent off their iPhone 3GS to be looked at, something to do with the battery. Soon as I see them Ill find out what the story is....




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  Reply # 470083 17-May-2011 13:00
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awesome cheer!

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 472872 23-May-2011 11:28
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Ok, was $100 for a new battery supplied and installed on a iPhone 3GS - was at a place in the Albany Westfield mall outside JBHifi but I cant actually find their name on the Westfield site :-/

If I can get the name Ill post it here




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  Reply # 472958 23-May-2011 13:49
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I think they replace it with a bigger capacity unit also.?.? about 20-30% IIRC.

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  Reply # 472986 23-May-2011 14:33
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Bingo, got it...

http://www.omnitech.co.nz/




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  Reply # 474114 25-May-2011 19:54
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They are good, a friend had there's replaced from them also...




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