iPhone charger keeps breaking!

Discussion in 'Apple Mac' started by Curt96x, Jun 27, 2012 with 16 replies and 18,306 views.

  1. Curt96x

    Curt96x Enthusiast

    Messages:
    312
    Likes Received:
    55
    Well i've had 4 chargers all from apple. They have all broke. I've had to purchase 3 of them (one i got with my phone) i am going to take one back on the warrenty.

    But does anyone have a recommendation of a different iPhone charger because the apple ones clearly break to easily. I'm not bothered about the price i just want a good charger!
     
  2. Josef Stalin

    Josef Stalin Retired Retired

    Messages:
    7,932
    Likes Received:
    2,639
    LG1TxREAPER likes this.
  3. Slipkvlt

    Slipkvlt Contributor

    Messages:
    2,170
    Likes Received:
    438
    I've also had mine for 2 years and it's working fine.

    Are you sure you're taking good care of it?
     
  4. Red

    Red #LoveStroth Diet Moderators

    Messages:
    11,463
    Likes Received:
    5,573
    Just saying you had to have tried pretty hard to break the charger because I am still using the one that came with my ipod in 2005
     
  5. Curt96x

    Curt96x Enthusiast

    Messages:
    312
    Likes Received:
    55
    Thank you but i've tried my friends with the same one it takes ages to charge.

    ...

    I've not been careless, when i put it in my bag for school it just seems to get wrecked from getting caught on my books, gym stuff etc when getting it out.

    Any other recommendations?
     
  6. Red

    Red #LoveStroth Diet Moderators

    Messages:
    11,463
    Likes Received:
    5,573
    Put it in a different part of your backpack because I almost broke my charger a couple time from having for textbook sitting ontop of it until I moved it
     
  7. Blaze

    Blaze In your mind Retired

    Messages:
    12,743
    Likes Received:
    4,420
    I break these all the time! Usually from charging them in a position like a hook.
     
  8. Kayvan

    Kayvan الله أكبر

    Messages:
    4,013
    Likes Received:
    2,506
    There could be a problem with your battery.
     
  9. Curt96x

    Curt96x Enthusiast

    Messages:
    312
    Likes Received:
    55
    My battery is fine. I would just like a different charger as they don't seem to last me. They may last other people but i've gone through 4 in 8 months!
     
  10. Scott Mescudi

    Scott Mescudi ▬▬▬ ♛ ▬▬▬

    Messages:
    579
    Likes Received:
    126
  11. Siri

    Siri What can i help you with ?

    Messages:
    525
    Likes Received:
    67
    hmm i have the issue with iphone headphones
     
  12. Josef Stalin

    Josef Stalin Retired Retired

    Messages:
    7,932
    Likes Received:
    2,639
    I solved that issue from buying headphones through a store that has an unlimited warranty on everything (Costco) and when they break I return them and buy new pack.
     
  13. TheyCallMeNemo

    TheyCallMeNemo Getting There

    Messages:
    857
    Likes Received:
    320
    Mine always break so I just bought like 5 of them and one when breaks I throw it away and Siri The iPod headphones suck anyways buy some better quality ones that are harder to break :smile:
     
  14. Siri

    Siri What can i help you with ?

    Messages:
    525
    Likes Received:
    67
    ha i have had loads headphones monster etc they all break i like the apple headphone for some reson for on the move i use my aviation ones when at home thought bose a20s :wink:
     
  15. Mergingskate

    Mergingskate ex H2mod mod

    Messages:
    529
    Likes Received:
    98
    buy chargers from 5below if you have thoes stores around you. They might even have an online store not sure tho. Dont feel like lookin it up but you can buy colored iphone cords there even for under $5
     
  16. Siri

    Siri What can i help you with ?

    Messages:
    525
    Likes Received:
    67
    wish i could they dont sell them where i am :wink:
     
  17. Surfs Up

    Surfs Up They See Me Paddlin'

    Messages:
    149
    Likes Received:
    32