Apple revealed a defect in the graphics card cased iMac computers produced in 2011 and will provide replacement parts. On the official website of the company says that in “rare cases” graphics card causes visual defects on the screen. The older the computer, the higher the probability that such a problem is detected.
IMac owners are invited to participate in the “replacement program”: return to the graphics card and get Apple to replace the new one (which is, the site is not specified). The program operates in all countries.
Apple stressed that the fault for any problems lies with the supplier of card AMD Radeon HD 6970M. The problem was revealed in a 27-inch iMac models with 4-core Intel Core i5 processor with a clock frequency of 3.1 GHz and the Intel Core i7 with a frequency of 3.4 GHz.
Potentially defective candy bars are exclusively Apple, issued during the period from May 2011 to October 2012. Computer owners can check whether their vehicle is subject to change by entering the serial number in the special form on the company’s website. Rooms at the end of such models DHJQ, DHJW, DL8Q, DNGH, DNJ9, DMW8, DPM1, DPM2, DPNV, DNY0, DRVP, DY6F and F610.
IMac users can get the AMD-scheduled for replacement after placing the online application or appeal to the Apple Store or an authorized reseller, Apple. The program to replace graphics cards will be valid for three years from the date you purchased the computer.
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