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Old May 7, 2013, 04:20 PM   #1
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iOS devices refurbs

Does anyone know how long it takes for refurb iOS devices to get into service stock. Used for replacements?
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Old May 7, 2013, 04:35 PM   #2
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Are you talking refurbs or service replacements? That's two different things. Refurbs are products that were returned, etc. and are repacked and sold on the Apple refurb store. I think (but not 100% sure) that these items retain their original serial number, but they do have their original sale date reset so you get full warranty.

Service replacements are manufactured out of new & used components and get a new serial number. You can't buy a service replacement, they're just used for exchanges in lieu of repair.
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