iPhone ERROR 53
iPhone get updates often enough to be something normal for any Apple user. All the iPhones got the iOS 9 operating system update but there is a catch. More and more users complain of a error that bricks the Apple smartphone
The problem is “error 53”, and has appeared in Apple products before. The latest software updates for iPhone 6 smartphones bricks the devices if it detects repair not carried out by Apple
The Guardian reports that users phones were disabled after the Touch ID home button was repaired by a non-Apple engineer.
In its report, the Guardian cites the experiences of a freelance photographer, Antonio Olmos, who says the problem occurred on his phone after he upgraded its software.
“When Olmos, who says he has spent thousands of pounds on Apple products over the years, took it to an Apple store in London, staff told him there was nothing they could do, and that his phone was now junk,” the paper notes.
At Apple’s discussion forums, one user named wallihall wrote: “With this update I’m unable to use the phone, and still have to pay for the phone itself.