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iPad Air Damaged by using Non-MFI Apple Charge Cable

Good morning, In reference to TSH 70072 iPad Air that was permanently damaged by using a non Made for Apple(MFI) charge cable.  Please note that using the MFI cables have a voltage regulator in the lightning chip that prevents the charging system of the iPad (iPhones, ipods) to be overloaded.  This chip is referred to as the Tristar chip and the c48 or e75 ic on all Apple products.  We have seen a significant increase in this type of damage [...]