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Woke Up To A Bricked iPhone


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Well its not really bricked, just the Connect To iTunes logo and the Slide For Emergency. When i connected to iTunes the only thing i could do was to restore. Im now restoring my iPhone (good thing i have a backup of everything) but why did this happen suddenly? Yesterday it was fine, this morning i turn it on and its bricked.

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I'm assuming you haven't jailbroken it? If not, then it could simply be data corruption, which could have happened as a result of failing hardware. If the restore fixes it but it happens again, then you're looking at a replacement.


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No i have not jailbroken it. So if it happens again, then Apple would give me a new one, even without applecare? (got applecare for the mac, not for the iPhone,still working on buying that)

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As long as you are within your one year warranty period, then yes, Apple will replace it as it's clearly defective hardware.


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Oh, i am. Well thats good to know. I wonder if they would give me a iPhone 3G? Probably not. lol. Thanks.

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