What are hardware warranty terms?
The Apple One-Year Limited Warranty and MacLovings Warranty Extension is a voluntary manufacturer’s warranty. It provides rights separate to rights provided by consumer law, including but not
limited to those relating to non-conforming goods.
As such, the Apple One-Year Limited warranty and MacLovings warranty benefits are in addition to, and not instead of, rights provided by consumer law.
If a product is defective consumers may, in addition to any other rights which they may have under consumer law in the UK and Ireland, avail themselves of the
rights contained in: for products purchased in Ireland: the Sale of Goods Act, 1893 (in particular Sections 12, 13, 14 and 15), the Sale of Goods and Supply of Services Act,1980 and
the European Communities (Certain Aspects of the Sale of Consumer Goods and Associated Guarantees) Regulations 2003 (S.I. No. 11/2003);
for products purchased in the UK: the Sale of Goods Act 1979.
Consumers have the right to choose whether to claim service under the Apple One-Year Limited Warranty Apple One-Year Limited warranty and MacLovings
Warranty extension or under their consumer law rights.
Important: The Apple One-Year Limited warranty and MacLovings
Warranty extension terms and conditions shall not apply to consumer law claims.
For further information about consumer law, please visit the Apple website (www.apple.com/legal/warranty/statutoryrights.html) or contact your local consumer
Apple Distribution International of Hollyhill Industrial Estate Hollyhill, Cork, Republic of Ireland (or its successor in title) (“Apple”) warrants the Apple-branded
hardware product and Apple-branded accessories contained in the original packaging ("Apple Product") against defects in materials and workmanship
when used in accordance with Apple's user manuals, technical specifications and other Apple Product published guidelines for a period of
ONE (1) YEAR from the date of original retail purchase by the end-user purchaser ("Warranty Period").
You will be able to receive the remedies available under the One Year Limited Warranty for your Apple product via local Apple service facilities in most parts of the World (please refer to section "How to obtain warranty services").
In the event of any defect in materials and workmanship, you will be able to direct your claims to Apple even in situations where you purchased the Apple Product from a third party.
MacLoving LTD voluntarily extend Apple hardware warranty by Six (6) months. Providing you with a total warranty of Eighteen (18) months.
You may obtain service in the European Economic Area (EEA) countries and Switzerland without paying any shipping and handling fees. Outside this region,
service options may be limited. If a given service option is not available for the Apple Product in such country,
Apple or its agent shall notify you about any additional shipping and handling charges which may apply before rendering service.
Shipping and handling charges will not apply in countries where Apple does maintain an Apple Retail Store or Apple Authorised Service Provider.
This warranty does not apply:
(a) to consumable parts, such as batteries or protective coatings that are designed to diminish over time, unless failure has occurred due to a defect in materials or workmanship;
(b) to cosmetic damage, including but not limited to scratches, dents and broken plastic on ports unless failure has occurred due to a defect in materials or workmanship;
(c) to damage caused by use with a third party component or product that does not meet the Apple Product’s specifications
MacLoving and Apple may restrict warranty service for Apple Watch and Apple TV to countries where Apple or its Authorized Resellers sell the device.
With regard to iPad devices with cellular coverage and iPhone devices, the warranty provides service coverage the European Economic Area (EEA) countries
and Switzerland. Outside this region, service options may be limited due to technical issues outside of Apple control
– for information relating to iPad devices with cellular coverage and iPhone devices please see www.apple.com/iphone/LTE/ and www.apple.com/ipad/LTE/.
With regard to iPad devices the warranty does not provide service coverage in China due to differences in WiFi connection outside of Apple control.
IF YOUR APPLE PRODUCT IS CAPABLE OF STORING SOFTWARE PROGRAMS, DATA AND OTHER INFORMATION, YOU SHOULD MAKE PERIODIC
BACKUP COPIES OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED ON YOUR APPLE PRODUCT’S STORAGE MEDIA TO PROTECT THE CONTENTS AND AS A
PRECAUTION AGAINST POSSIBLE OPERATIONAL FAILURES. Before submitting your Apple Product for warranty service you should make separate backup copy of the contents of its storage media, remove all personal
information and disable all security passwords. The contents of your Apple Product’s storage media may be erased, replaced and / or reformatted in the course of service.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
A) Entire agreement:
Other than the consumer law rights to which you are entitled as set out at the beginning of this document, all warranties, conditions and other terms not set out in this warranty document are excluded from the Apple One-Year Limited Warranty. As a result, MacLoving and Apple does not make any other promises, conditions or warranties about the service other than set out in this warranty document. Some countries do not allow limitations on how long such warranties, conditions and/or implied terms may last, so the limitation described above may not apply to you.
B) Disclaimer in relation to data:
MacLoving and Apple does not warrant, represent or undertake that it will be able to repair or replace any Apple Product under this warranty without risk to and / or loss of information and / or data stored on the Apple Product.
C) Limitation of liability:
MacLoving and Apple is not responsible for damage which is not Apple’s fault or any loss of data. If you are an entrepreneur, Apple is also not responsible for loss of benefits or profits. These exclusions shall not apply to (i) death or personal injury, (ii) fraud or gross negligence; or (iii) fraudulent misrepresentation; or (iv) any other liability that cannot be limited or excluded as a matter of law.