Apple Extends Standard AppleCare Plans for Apple TV From Two Years to Three
Apple today emailed clients who have actually bought a basic AppleCare prepare for their Apple TELEVISION devices to let them understand that coverage has been extended from 2 years to 3 years.
Clients who purchased AppleCare for the Apple TELEVISION will be now getting a total of 3 years of protection based upon the date that they initial purchased the strategy. AppleCare for Apple TV end dates will be immediately adjusted.
In the emails, Apple does not specify why it is extending the Apple TELEVISION AppleCare plans, but it is most likely because of the transition to AppleCare+ for Apple TV, which Apple offered along with the launch of the second-generation Apple TV 4K.
AppleCare+ for Apple TELEVISION supplies 3 years of defense along with coverage for 2 events of unexpected damage. The existing AppleCare strategies that are being extended do not include accidental damage coverage.
AppleCare+ for Apple TELEVISION is priced at $29, with a monthly purchase alternative likewise offered.
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