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iPod Touch shocks me?!?!

235 Views 2 Replies Latest reply: Jul 29, 2013 12:36 PM by Elitegate RSS
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Jul 29, 2013 6:33 AM

Whenever i charge my ipod touch and hold it, i recieve small electric shocks. this does not feel like static electricity and also, the ipod vibrates. Is this dangerous? Should I get Apple to fix it?

iPod touch, iOS 6.1.2
  • lllaass Level 10 Level 10 (134,995 points)
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    Jul 29, 2013 6:41 AM (in response to NOVIFTW)

    Are you sure it is just not static electricity discharge? When charging the iPod will be grounded when otherwise it is not.

    Are connect to a computer or charger?

    Also have you tried a different cable?

    Id could be the charging source or cable.

    If it does it will all sources and cable then

    Make an appointment at the Genius Bar of an Apple store.

      Apple Retail Store - Genius Bar

    You also may want to make the appointment otherwise.

  • Elitegate Level 3 Level 3 (965 points)
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    Jul 29, 2013 12:36 PM (in response to NOVIFTW)

    Take it to an Apple Store. This is not normal and could be dangerous. You will get a replacement.

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