Apple Recalls All iPhone 3G Power Adapters

September 22, 2008

Apple has been forced to recall all iPhone 3G power adapters.......Boston (ChattahBox) – Apple has been forced to recall all iPhone 3G power adapters.

These USB power adapters were shipped with every iPhone 3G in the U.S., Japan, Canada, Mexico, etc.

The safe USB power adapters have a green dot on them.

Apple issued a recall notice on Friday saying  “Apple has determined that under certain conditions the new ultra compact Apple USB power adapter’s metal prongs can break off and remain in a power outlet, creating a risk of electric shock,”

“We have received reports of detached blades involving a very small percentage of the adapter sold, but no injuries have been reported.”

Starting October 10th, you can order a replacement online, or get one at an Apple retail store.


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