They generally will do that. One of the benefits of having a physical shop and pretty good(mostly) customer service.
I done that with an iPad and Apple swapped it without issue
If it is an apple product why not try the apple store?
Tried to use eglobal UK warranty. They wont provide a UK address for return so have to post to Hong Kong even though on their website they state that its a UK returns address. Avoid like the plague.
It wasn't even an actual comparison, just the usual rubbish talking point.