At least seven iPhone 8 battery swelling incidents have been reported since Apple launched the new phones on September 22nd. The number seems big but it’s still not statistically relevant, given the millions of iPhone 8 units that Apple has undoubtedly sold so far.
Apple iPhone 8 Battery Swelling: Causes, Possible Alternatives To Li-Ion
While Apple’s front-runner for 2017 — the iPhone X — is yet to be launched, its recently launched devices, the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are plagued with issues. While the company sorted out its earpiece crackling issue with a software update, the iPhone 8 Series is now facing a more serious issue as reports of the device cracking due to the battery swelling abound on social media platforms like Twitter.