21,000 say their MacBooks are defective

5 Stunning Apple Stats  

5 Stunning Apple Stats

Apple has a bunch of dissatisfied customers on its palms.

A lot more than 20,000 people have signed an on-line petition calling on the organization to substitute 2011 MacBook Professionals that have allegedly been struggling frequent program crashes and graphics failures. A thread on the topic in the Apple Assist discussion board has garnered more than nine,000 replies and over 1.7 million views, with users professing that the pricey equipment shouldn’t be failing right after just two or a few many years.

“Everybody who bought a macbook professional put in a large top quality… and did not anticipate to have a production defect,” the petition claims.

Mike Calahan, a writer from Los Gatos, Calif., explained he and his spouse put in $ 2000 on their MacBook in February 2012, only to have it freeze with rising frequency over the earlier few months.

“It obtained to the stage in which it just would not boot up,” he mentioned. “I commenced exploring regardless of whether any individual else had experienced this difficulty, and it was all sort of the same scenario.”

So much, customers say they have not gotten an official reaction from Apple on the problem. The firm did not instantly respond to requests for remark Monday.

The dilemma appears to relate to the computers’ graphics processing device, and calls for a substitute of their logic boards, which usually fees several hundred dollars.

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MacBook Pro customers complain that a number of the 2011 designs are struggling from graphics failures.

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