Samsung stops all sales and exchanges of the Galaxy Note 7. Now, both it and the US Consumer Product Safety Commission ask owners to shut off every single handset.
Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 is in the throes of death. The Korean tech giant on Monday issued a statement telling owners to power down and stop using the handset as it could pose a safety hazard.
Following reports of replacement Note 7 phones catching on fire, Samsung is encouraging its partners to stop all sales of the handset.
Samsung asked for a halt on all sales and exchanges of its Note 7 on Monday while an investigation into the phone’s overheating issues continues. “Samsung will ask all global partners to stop sales and exchanges of Galaxy Note 7 whi...
That's it for the Galaxy Note 7 -- Samsung just issued a statement saying it's asking "all global partners to stop sales and exchanges of Galaxy Note7 while further investigation takes place." Developing.. Source: Samsung