Samsung announced the recall of about one million flagship 7 Galaxy Note smartphones worldwide. The reason became a greater danger of explosion of the battery during charging. On this being said in the official statement of the company.
Samsung has announced the worldwide recall of smartphones at a special event on Friday. Before the company has confirmed that delivery Galaxy Note 7 suspended, because the devices pass additional control tests.
Until 1 September Samsung recorded 35 cases of spontaneous combustion Galaxy Note 7. In a company statement, it noted that it is a defect in the battery, which affected 0.1% of devices. In short, the company plans to replace devices already purchased all users.
"The problem can be solved by simply replacing the battery, but have offered more than a convenient solution for our customers," said Samsung. Review refers only to new flagship smartphone of the company and will not affect the rest of the range of mobile devices.
Thursday amid rumors of cases, the battery explosion фаблета new Samsung shares lost 2%. Apparently, the batteries have the ability to explode at the time of loading. Increased risk of explosion available when used неоригинального cable or AC power adapter
Home sales of Galaxy Note 7 in Russia planned for 26 August, however, on August 11, the company reported on the transfer of that date, on 16 September. Samsung said then that the start delayed by the fact that "the growth of demand in the new flagship of worldwide exceeded all expectations."
Samsung has introduced the Galaxy Note 7, especially the presentation on August 2, 2016. In the United States sales of the device began on August 16.