“Apple has today announced a replacement program for some European iPhone USB adapters. The company says that it has identified that some USB adapters bundled with iPhones (as well as sold separately) may overheat and ‘pose a safety risk,'” Benjamin Mayo reports for 9to5Mac. “The adapter shipped with European models of the iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4 and iPhone 4s from October 2009 to September 2012.”

“Affected adapters feature the Model ‘A1300′ designation, found on the bottom of the unit,” Mayo reports. “Apple will replace the power adapters for free, at its dedicated replacement portal website.”

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