Samsung Electronics Co. and the South Korean government have launched their own investigations to figure out what caused Galaxy Note 7 smartphones to catch fire after the tech giant halted its sales over recurring battery problems, industry officials said Sunday.
Samsung has been investigating components of its latest flagship phones after numerous reports of the device catching fire.
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...
The Korean electronics titan used its own lab to make sure the phones were safe to sell.
Industry analysts say investigating why the Note 7 devices caught fire is crucial for the world’s largest smartphone maker.
In a perfect world the furore over the Galaxy Note 7 battery issue would now be dying down. Samsung has announced a drastic but easy to understand course of action for the incendiary smartphone. Unfortunately for the South Korean co...