Replacement iPhone, free iWork apps?

Discussion in 'iOS 7' started by hafr, Sep 23, 2013.

  1. hafr macrumors 68030

    Sep 21, 2011
    I just ordered a replacement iPhone 5 under warranty due to the phone having the notorious "dead despite 20 % battery left"-problem from time to time. Does anyone know if registering a replacement phone will register it as a new device?

    I've been thinking about buying those apps for a while now, so getting them for free would be a nice little bonus :)
  2. Steve121178 macrumors 601


    Apr 13, 2010
    Bedfordshire, UK
    Good question. It's a 'new' device so I would expect you to be eligible for the free apps.

    Having said that, if it's a refurb that's already been registered in the past it might not let you grab them for free.
  3. jonasdamn macrumors 6502a

    Mar 4, 2013
    no, because your warranty doesnt extends and first activation date also doesnt change.
  4. darngooddesign macrumors G3

    Jul 4, 2007
    Atlanta, GA
    When you get your phone, you'll be able to tell us if it works.
  5. hafr thread starter macrumors 68030

    Sep 21, 2011
    The replacement phone just arrived, and I'm happy to announce that a replacement phone DOES give you free access to the iWork apps :)
  6. bchery21 macrumors 6502


    Aug 3, 2009
    Boston, MA

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