A passenger’s Galaxy Note 7 began emitting plumes of smoke on an airplane Wednesday morning, forcing the Southwest Airlines flight to evacuate while still at the gate.
Here’s the thing: The passenger bought his Note 7 after the exploding smartphones had been recalled.
Brian Green told the Verge that he had just picked up the phone on Sept. 21. This is bad news for Samsung, which recalled the Galaxy Note 7 in September after several instances in which the phone’s battery exploded.
A smoking Samsung Galaxy Note 7 added a little excitement to a Southwest flight after boarding Wednesday morning in Louisville. The flight was quickly evacuated when flight attendants noticed smoke in the aisles from the dropped pho...
Smoke coming from a Samsung Electronics Co. device prompted Southwest Airlines Co. to evacuate a flight Wednesday.
On Thursday, Samsung finally took the step to officially recall all models of the Galaxy Note 7 -- days after the company said it would discontinue the phone due to continued reports that the smartphone is exploding. The company wil...
A Southwest Airlines flight leaving Louisville, Kentucky was evacuated after a passenger's Samsung phone began emitting smoke.