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      Apple issues iPhone battery recall for some devices

      Apple said "a very small percentage" of iPhone 5 smartphones may "suddenly experience shorter battery life or need to be charged more frequently."


      (CNN) -- Having trouble with your iPhone 5 battery? You might be eligible for a free replacement.


      Apple said "a very small percentage" of iPhone 5 smartphones may "suddenly experience shorter battery life or need to be charged more frequently."


      Only iPhone 5 smartphones sold between September 2012 and January 2013 are eligible and only those that fall within a certain range of serial numbers.


      Apple has opened a website that allows people to determine whether their phones are eligible. CLICK HERE to see if your phone is eligible.

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