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Battery likely cause of Galaxy Note 7 fires: source

Battery likely cause of Galaxy Note 7 fires: source

Written by on January 16, 2017 in News with 0 Comments

SEOUL (Reuters) – A Samsung Electronics Co Ltd investigation into what caused some Galaxy Note 7 smartphones to catch fire has concluded that the battery was the main reason, a person familiar with the matter told Reuters on Monday. The world’s biggest smartphone maker is seeking to put behind it one of the biggest product […]

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Got a Galaxy Note 7, turn it off in the air says Regulator

Got a Galaxy Note 7, turn it off in the air says Regulator

Written by on September 9, 2016 in News with 0 Comments

WASHINGTON/SYDNEY (Reuters) – Airline passengers should not turn on or charge their Samsung Electronics Co Ltd Galaxy Note 7 smartphones during flights or stow them in checked baggage due to concerns over the phone’s fire-prone batteries, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said. The FAA said on Thursday it “strongly advises” passengers to follow its guidance […]

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Samsung Galaxy recall – devastating blow or clever move?

Samsung Galaxy recall – devastating blow or clever move?

Written by on September 2, 2016 in News with 0 Comments

SEOUL (Reuters) – Samsung Electronics Co Ltd will replace all Galaxy Note 7 smartphones equipped with fire-prone batteries and halt sales of the flagship product in 10 markets, a devastating blow for what had been a revival in the firm’s mobile business. Koh Dong-jin, head of the South Korean company’s smartphone business, spoke at a […]

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Is Samsung about to announce a global recall of Galaxy Note 7?

Is Samsung about to announce a global recall of Galaxy Note 7?

Written by on September 2, 2016 in News with 0 Comments

SEOUL (Reuters) – Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd is considering a recall of its new flagship Galaxy Note 7 devices amid reports that some of the premium phones are catching fire due to battery problems, a person familiar with the matter said on Friday. The person did not comment on the schedule or scope […]

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