vintage and obsolete

Original iPad Pro, Apple TV HD to Become Vintage Products in July

In an internal memo distributed to Apple Stores and Apple Authorized Service Providers, Apple has announced that it will be adding the original iPad Pro and Apple TV HD to its list of vintage products next month, MacRumors is reporting. For those who aren’t aware, Apple marks a product as ‘vintage' when more than five years...

Early 2013 21.5-inch iMac Has Now Been Classified as Obsolete

Except for the United States and Turkey, where it is still classified by Apple as vintage, the Early 2013 21.5-inch iMac has now been officially labelled as obsolete all over the world (via MacRumors). The product was only recently added to Apple’s vintage and obsolete products page, that lists Apple products that are no longer...

Sixth-Gen iPod Nano is Officially Obsolete, Apple Drops Repairs and Service

After discontinuing the iPod Nano and iPod Shuffle earlier this year, Apple has now moved the sixth generation iPod Nano to the "obsolete and vintage" list of products. Now that the portable music player has become obsolete, reads a new report from MacRumors, the company has withdrawn from providing any repair or service support in future. The iPod Nano going into...

Apple Adds Second-Gen Apple TV to Vintage and Obsolete Products

Apple has added the second-generation Apple TV to its list of “vintage” and “obsolete” products, making the product ineligible for repairs, AppleInsider is reporting. An Apple support document reveals that the only places where service and parts may still be available are in Turkey and California, where only the "vintage" label is in effect. In the rest of the...

2008-2009 Macs Added to Apple’s List of ‘Obsolete’ Products

As noted by AppleInsider, Apple has today updated its official list of "vintage and obsolete” products, adding 2008-2009 Macs to the list along with a number of other products. Apple updates the list periodically for users to determine whether or not it will repair or otherwise support any hardware problems related to these devices. According to Apple, "vintage"...