After a month-long saga involving an exploding smartphone, an unprecedented global recall program and a defect that Samsung just couldn't seem to put a pin in, the company on Tuesday morning announced that it is discontinuing the Galaxy Note 7. Nothing like this has ever happened at this scale in the cell phone industry, and we can only hope that nothing like this ever happens again.
Samsung has announced the permanent discontinuation of the Galaxy Note 7, with the global recall likely to cost the company $17 billion in lost sales.
Samsung Electronics said Tuesday that it is ending production of Galaxy Note 7 smartphones permanently, a day after it halted global sales of the star-crossed devices. The South Korean company said in a regulatory filing that it dec...
Samsung Electronics said Tuesday that it is discontinuing production of Galaxy Note 7 smartphones permanently, a day after stopping global sales of the ill-fated devices.
The move halts production and sale of the defective premium phone after a troubled recall effort.