Apple will finally materialize a project that it announced months ago for its hardware parts. According to new reports, the company will start use random alphanumeric serial numbers. This is a change from the current serial number system that identifies things such as the date and place of manufacture of the product.
Even if Apple itself did not give reasons on the benefits
Apple “hides” information on its devices
New random serial numbers will not allow Apple customers or service providers to collect related product information. This is 10 completely random alphanumeric characters, but the length could possibly increase.
Currently, Apple serial numbers are divided into several parts
Although for Apple this change would mean additional security protection, for users curious about the date of manufacture of the device or the country of origin
If, as the most popular leaks have confirmed, Apple is launching several of its most anticipated products on March 23, chances are they will. the first to include this modification and Apple provide more details on this.