Use an iPhone? Check your charger NOW: Study finds 98% of fake Apple power leads risk causing fatal 'electric shocks or house fires'



If you use an iPhone, you may want to check whether the charger you have is a knock-off.  
A shocking new report has revealed that 98 per cent of fake iPhone chargers put consumers at risk of lethal electric shocks or house fires.
Researchers hope their findings will help raise awareness of the issue and the threat that counterfeits pose to consumers.
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HOW TO KNOW IF YOUR IPHONE CHARGER IS 'FAKE'  The researchers tested a range of fake iPhone chargers, including 50 purchased in the UK.  
They all had incorrect or fraudulent safety markings. Some attempted to copy... read more

 
7 December 2017 in Science &Technology, Views: 51
Source: Daily Mail
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