Apple says it found issues with some iPhone X and MacBook devices

Apple admits touchscreen fault with iPhone X

Canadian devices are on the list of affected countries, according to Apple. The company also said some units could have displays that react even when they aren't touched.

A working iPhone X display.

Apple hadn't previously responded to reports of problems with iPhone X screens, but it had opened similar replacement programs in the past for older iPhone models with screen issues, including the iPhone 6. That includes Bloomberg's Mark Gurman, who reported on the issue yesterday and posted a video past year of his iPhone X screen woes.

The iPhone X has problems with its touch screen, Apple has admitted, as it offers customers free repairs.

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If you are one of those users experiencing "ghost touches" or the panel not responding to touches on your iPhone X, then you are eligible for a free replacement. You can either make an appointment with a service provider or your local Apple Store, or you can contact Apple Support to find out about mailing in your phone for service.

For the 13-inch MacBook Pro computers, it said an issue may result in data loss and failure of the storage drive.

Eligible devices will be serviced by Apple or Apple Authorized Service Providers for free. The issue affects MacBook Pros without a Touch Bar sold between June 2017 and June 2018. Apple says it will examine any iPhone to make sure its eligible for the free fix.

Apple will update the firmware on the SSD, and all data on the drive will be wiped out - so be certain that you have a recent backup completed before you go through with the fix process.

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