Smoking near Mac voids warranty

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In a rather bizarre situation reported on The Consumerist website, it turns out that smoking near your Apple computer is a bio hazard and voids the warranty. There is very little doubt as to...

Microsoft Extends Xbox 360 Warranty

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Great news for all you Xbox 360 owners. Microsoft has decided to extend the general hardware failure coverage for all X360 consoles to 3 years: "As of today, all Xbox 360 consoles are covered by...

Xbox 360 Warranty and Service Enhancements

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The recent announcement of the Xbox 360 warranty in the United States and Canada changing from 90 days to one year from the date of purchase is now being coupled with additional service enhancements, including:...

Microsoft Extends Xbox 360 Warranty to 1 Year

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Thank you Hurmoth for posting this in BPN. Feeling it should match what Sony and Nintendo offer, Microsoft extended the Xbox 360's warranty from 90 days to one year in the United States and Canada....

Seagate clarifies warranty position

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There's recently been some confusion regarding Seagate's five-year hard drive warranties, specifically with respect to when coverage starts and which drives are eligible. When asked, Seagate offered the following clarification: ...

Maxtor ups desktop, enterprise HDD warranty periods

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Hard drive maker Maxtor has followed rival manufacturer Seagate and upped the duration of the warranty it offers for enterprise-class drives. The company also increased the warranty period for internal desktop PC drives to three...

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