Apple’s iPhone 5 Sleep/Wake Button Fix Program Extended into 2016

Apple launched a free replacement program for the iPhone 5 Sleep/Wake button last April and now it has been extended into 2016, as spotted by Apfelpage (via MacRumors).

The replacement program page was updated to note “The program covers iPhone 5 models for 3 years after the first retail sale of the unit.” Apple explains models manufactured through March 2013 may be affected by the sporadically working Sleep/Wake button, which means the program goes until 2016.

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You can visit the iPhone 5 Sleep/Wake button replacement program page here to see if your device qualifies.

Last week, we reported Apple similarly extended its iPhone 5 Battery Replacement Program.