Transferring Applecare from a 3 month old phone to a 2 month old phone... - MacRumors Forums
Register FAQ / Rules Forum Spy Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Go Back   MacRumors Forums > iPhone, iPod and iPad > iPhone

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old Dec 11, 2012, 08:14 AM   #1
walmartmartyr
macrumors 6502
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Transferring Applecare from a 3 month old phone to a 2 month old phone...

Can it be done?
walmartmartyr is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Dec 11, 2012, 08:39 AM   #2
1080p
macrumors 65816
 
1080p's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Planet Earth
Quote:
Originally Posted by walmartmartyr View Post
Can it be done?
Nope. Applecare stays with the device, not the person.
__________________
2012 Mac Mini Quad Core i7 | 27" Thunderbolt Display | Synology NAS
1080p is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Dec 11, 2012, 08:43 AM   #3
maflynn
Moderator
 
maflynn's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2009
Location: Boston
No, like all extended warranties its tied to the device. You'll need to buy Applecare for the 2 month old phone.
maflynn is offline   0 Reply With Quote
Old Dec 11, 2012, 08:44 AM   #4
From A Buick 8
macrumors 68020
 
From A Buick 8's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2010
Location: Ky Close to CinCinnati
Looks like you can under certain conditions.
http://www.apple.com/support/products/faqs.html

Has to be 30 days old or less.

"(ii) With Transfer From Original Covered Equipment to New Covered Equipment. You may
make a one time, permanent transfer of the coverage under the Plan to a new Apple
product that is owned and purchased by you within thirty (30) days of the Covered
Equipment purchase. The new product must be eligible for coverage under the Plan and
at the time of transfer both products must be covered under the manufacturer’s one (1)
year limited warranty. Apple will issue a Plan Confirmation for the new product, which
will then become the Covered Equipment. When notifying Apple of the transfer, you
must provide the Plan Agreement Number, the serial numbers and Proof of Purchase of
the products being transferred by sending or faxing, where available, notice of transfer
to Apple as set forth in the section immediately above."
__________________
Homemade Interocitor, iPad 4iPhone 5 32GB Black & Slate, iPod Touch 4th and 5th Gen, iPad 1st gen, iPhone 4, Two Apple TV's, -- 21.5-inch: 3.2GHz Intel Core i3 iMac.
From A Buick 8 is offline   0 Reply With Quote

Reply
MacRumors Forums > iPhone, iPod and iPad > iPhone

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Similar Threads
thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Why is my T-Mobile bill for one phone $120 a month? Anthony T iPhone 23 Apr 4, 2014 07:08 PM
HTC drops software updates for a 15 month old phone that is still on sale - HTC One S ChazUK Alternatives to iOS and iOS Devices 39 Jul 17, 2013 11:13 AM
UK peeps: a good one month contract phone plan that isn't Three? 0dev Community Discussion 3 Feb 7, 2013 07:17 AM
Almost a month after release, how have you adjusted to your new phone? tymaster50 iPhone 0 Oct 18, 2012 06:23 PM

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:39 PM.

Mac Rumors | Mac | iPhone | iPhone Game Reviews | iPhone Apps

Mobile Version | Fixed | Fluid | Fluid HD
Copyright 2002-2013, MacRumors.com, LLC