Recall for Galaxy Note 7 in the United States

Recall for Galaxy Note 7 in the United States

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The American commission for consumer safety CPSC last Thursday, the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is recalled.

Thus, it is forbidden for the aircraft to be sold. Cause is fire that on certain models of the device arises due to faulty batteries.

Samsung has two weeks ago, the sale of the Note 7 discontinued and people called on their phone to change, because with some models the battery can explode.

The American consumer association criticised that decision, because a recall of the CPSC, many more would have effect. Some people were with their Note 7 returned by retailers.


According to the CPSC, Samsung has 92 notifications received about batteries in the Note 7 that overheated were. Below are 26 reports of burns and 55 property damage, including fires in cars and garages.

The recall covers all Note 7 devices in the U.S. are sold. According to the CPSC there are about a million.

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