Apple has expanded its warranties to allow a global service coverage, the update applies to Apple servers, iPods, portables, displays and desktops.

This is particularly useful for those travelling although we should note that portables have always been covered by a global warranty due to the fact they’re built for travelling with.

“Customers who seek service in a country other than the country in which the covered product was purchased will have regional-regulated parts replaced with an equivalent, regional-specific part,”