Apple Inc.—BEATS by Dr Dre Pill XL

Identifying features

Model Number B0514
All Beats by Dr Dre Pill XL portable Speakers are potentially affected and subject to this corrective action.

What are the defects?

Apple has determined that, in rare cases, the battery in the Beats Pill XL portable speaker may overheat.

What are the hazards?

If the defect occurs, this poses a fire safety risk which may result in minor injury or property damage.

What should consumers do?

Apple is asking customers to return their Beats Pill XL Speaker at no charge and in exchange, Apple will provide customers with their choice of an Apple Store credit or electronic funds transfer in the amount of AU$415.

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Traders who sold this product

The affected products were sold via Apple retail outlets, the Apple online store, the Beats By Dr Dre online store, independent third party retailers and independent online retailers.

Where the product was sold
Dates available for sale
  • 1 January 2014 - 3 June 2015

Responsible regulator

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission is the responsible regulator for this recall.

Australian Competition and Consumer Commission
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