Apple says it will release a software update for iPhone 12 owners in France, after regulators ordered a halt of sales of the phone over concerns the device was breaching strict radiation exposure limits.
“We will issue a software update for users in France to accommodate the protocol used by French regulators,” says Apple in a statement to Reuters. “We look forward to iPhone 12 continuing to be available in France.”
French regulators ordered a ban of iPhone 12 models earlier this week after testing the handset and finding that its Specific Absorption Rate (SAR) — how much radio frequency is absorbed into a body from a device — exceeded European radiation exposure limits. Belgium said it would review the French findings, with Germany,...Continue Reading
Apple to update iPhone 12 in France over radiation
Apple to Issue iPhone 12 Software Update in France to Address Radiation Concerns
Apple To Issue New Software Update For iPhone 12 To Bring Its Radiation Down To Acceptable Levels
Apple confirms iPhone 12 software update in France to address radiation concerns