Samsung faces new crisis as replacement Note 7 phone gets the blame for an incident that prompted the evacuation of a jet. |||
Dallas - Samsung Electronics’ global recall of Note 7 smartphones received a fresh blow after a replacement device was blamed for smoke that led to the evacuation of a Southwest Airlines plane. The Federal Aviation Administration and the Consumer Product Safety Commission are investigating Wednesday’s incident, they said in emailed statements.
In one of the biggest global recalls of smartphones, Samsung said it would replace Galaxy Note 7 devices because of reports of battery fires, dealing a blow to the company’s recovery efforts.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung Electronics says it has expanded its recall of Galaxy Note 7 smartphones in the U.S. to include all replacement devices the company offered as a presumed safe alternative after the original Note 7s ...
There's been another incident involving a smoking Note 7, and this time it appears to be one of the replacement phones released after a global recall.
Samsung Electronics Co. blamed a minor battery manufacturing flaw for prompting a global recall of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones and is seeking more time to investigate the cause behind its deepest crisis in years. The Korean compan...