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macrumors 65816
Original poster
Sep 11, 2008
I read a PC Advisor article that said genuine Apple batteries are available in the UK on ebay (+ a guide to install them).

Has anyone had any experience with any ebay sellers in the UK selling these. Are they really genuine?

for example :

The description says :

"These batterys have been dissasembled from the brand new iphone 4S phones"

I wonder why you would take the battery out of a new phone rendering it useless and sell the battery for £8. Yet they have 99.8% positive feedback from 6000+ people.


macrumors 603
Aug 27, 2012
Even if they are from real 4s, they maybe already 2 years old. Batteries have SHELF LIVES.
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