Self Service Repair program targets consumers who now could do their own repairs of some Apple devices. Apple will provide genuine parts, tools and instruction manuals.
Apple today announced Self Service Repair, which will allow customers who are comfortable with completing their own repairs access to Apple genuine parts and tools. Available first for the iPhone 12 and iPhone 13 lineups, and soon to be followed by Mac computers featuring M1 chips, Self Service Repair will be available early next year in the US and expand to additional countries throughout 2022. Customers join more than 5,000 Apple Authorized Service Providers (AASPs) and 2,800 Independent Repair Providers who have access to these parts, tools, and manuals.Apple Newsroom
Program should allow to deal with typical repairs at home or offices. Companies will be able to do in-house repairs for corporate equipment.
Program gets positive feedback across the industry.
Apple Newsroom: Apple announces Self Service Repair
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Developer:Business as usual.
QA engineer:Business as usual.
PM/DM:Consider self-repairs for devices to minimize costs where applicable.