Thursday, 19 October 2017

Samsung kills off Galaxy Note 7 altogether

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Tuesday 11 October 16

Electronics giant kills off troubled flagship after bungled recall failed to address battery problem.

Samsung on Tuesday confirmed it is permanently discontinuing production of the Galaxy Note 7, after its bungled recall programme failed to eradicate a persistent battery problem that caused its flagship smartphone to catch fire. The news was first reported by The Wall Street Journal, which cited a regulatory filing from Samsung in which it said it would end production and sales of the troubled device…

Samsung on Tuesday confirmed it is permanently discontinuing production of the Galaxy Note 7, after its bungled recall programme failed to eradicate a persistent battery problem that caused its flagship smartphone to catch fire. The news was first reported by The Wall Street Journal, which cited a regulatory filing from Samsung in which it said it would end production and sales of the troubled device…

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