Apple’s Retraction on Their Adapter
Due to the dangerous risk for the users, Apple decided to retract their three-foot charging plug or adapter. The warning regarding this danger has also been spoken by the company to their users.
“In a case, this three-foot charging adapter plug has a risk to be broken and could possibly bow up. It also could make the users electrocuted if they touch it,” said Apple’s Spokesperson on their statement according to the Business Insider on Tuesday, April 30th 2019.
The retraction of this adaptor plug happened around the world as reported. Fortunately, this kind of plug adaptor only available and sold in several countries, like Hong Kong, Singapore, and England.
The specified adaptor plug has been sent to the market with a Mac computers and several iOS device which produced and distributed on 2003 and 2010. It could also be found on Apple World Travel Adapter Kit.
Apple Adapter, According to Cupertino
According to this gigantic company from Cupertino, the adapter plug that affected by this error is the letterless white version; the error lies in the inner slot that attaches to the main power adapter of the Apple device.
On the same occasion, it has been said that the withdrawal did not affect Apple’s USB power adapter. To find out more information related to this, the company suggested visiting their site to find out about how to exchange old adapters with new ones.