The company has said that any Apple Authorised Service Provider will replace the screen on eligible Apple Watch units with this issue, completely free of charge.
The Apple Watch series models that are eligible for this free display replacement programme are as follows:
|Series and Model||Case Sizes||Color and Material||Sold Dates|
|Apple Watch Series 2||38mm and 42mm||Space gray, gold, rose gold, and silver aluminum||September 2016 – September 2017|
|Apple Watch Nike+ Series 2||38mm and 42mm||Space gray and silver aluminum||October 2016 – October 2017|
|Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS)
Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS+ Cellular)
|38mm and 42mm||Space gray, gold, and silver aluminum||September 2017 – September 2019|
|Apple Watch Nike+ Series 3 (GPS)
Apple Watch Nike+ Series 3 (GPS+ Cellular)
|38mm and 42mm||Space gray and silver aluminum||October 2017 – September 2019|
Do note that Apple has clarified that no other Apple Watch models are part of this program.
Meanwhile, Apple is getting ready to launch a new variant of the Apple Watch. Apple has officially sent out media invites for a special event which will be held on September 10 in Cupertino. At the event, it is expected that a new Apple Watch will be unveiled alongside three new iPhones.