As we await the a replacement program. It details how cracks can sometimes form on screens of the aluminum or ., the company recognized a screen cracking problem with some of the older models by announcing
"The crack may begin on one side and then may continue around the screen as shown in the images below," it noted in its release.
A disclaimer noted that the program only applies to Series 3 watches purchased through September, suggesting that either Apple fixed the screen in recently produced models or ended production on that series -- rumors suggest we'llduring Apple's .
In 2018, Apple was thrown out for being too vague in its description of the supposed defect.over the Apple Watch screen's alleged tendency to "crack, shatter, or detach from the body," but it was ultimately
Last week, the company gave iPhone users more repair options byaccess the same resources as its Authorized Service Providers.
First published at 4:49 a.m. PT.
Updated at 5:25 a.m. PT: Adds more detail.