Now that the Galaxy Note 7 has been recalled for a second time, it’s become illegal to bring the phablet onto an airplane. To help accommodate the folks who might not be able to get to their initial point of purchase to exchange or return their device, Samsung has a pop-up ... Read More »
If you’re still rocking a Samsung Galaxy Note 7 even though you really shouldn’t be, your device is now officially banned from all flights in the United States. It can’t be brought on board or put in luggage, and it can’t even be shipped by air. This applies to all models of ... Read More »
Late last night, the US Consumer Product Safety Commission and Samsung officially issued a global recall of the Galaxy Note 7 that includes its replacement units. They’ve also revealed numbers related to overheating devices.
According to Samsung and the US CPSC, 23 reports of replacement Galaxy Note 7s have come in since the original Note 7 ... Read More »
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The Blue Coral model of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 was very popular with buyers. Of course, the Note 7 is no longer popular with buyers for reasons relating to combustion, but the color was definitely a winner.
Samsung may be trying to get some hype back ... Read More »
If you still have a Samsung Galaxy Note 7, Samsung has discontinued the device and urges people to return existing devices. So if you bought it at a store, you should return ... Read More »
Following weeks of issues with faulty batteries and burning phones, Samsung has put the final nail in the Galaxy Note 7‘s coffin.
Samsung recently asked all of its sales partners to stop selling the Galaxy Note 7 to avoid any more issues with customers. Now Samsung has gone a step further and officially announced that it ... Read More »
As reports were coming out about replacement Galaxy Note 7s catching fire and carriers were halting sales of the device, we wondered when Samsung would come forward and do something itself. Now that time has come.
Every one of the four major US carriers have now suspended sales of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7, as well as retailers like Best Buy. This is due to the devices still catching fire and exploding, despite them being recalled and claimed “safe” ... Read More »
Over the weekend, AT&T, T-Mobile, and Verizon Wireless all confirmed that they would be halting sales of the Galaxy Note 7 and that owners could replace their device with any other phone.
Now Sprint has officially confirmed that it is ceasing sales of replacement Galaxy Note 7 units as well, adding that customers who have a Note 7 can ... Read More »
Last week, a Samsung Galaxy Note 7 caught fire while on board a Southwest flight and forced the crew and passengers to evacuate. Since then, other units around the globe have caught fire, including one in Minnesota where the owner was forced to go to the hospital.
Over the weekend, following scattered reports that replacement ... Read More »