Monday, 25 September 2017

Samsung blames faulty batteries for flaming Note 7s

By Nick Wood, Total Telecom
Monday 23 January 17

South Korean electronics giant rolls out eight-point battery check, assembles panel of experts to avoid more fiery mishaps.

Samsung on Monday confirmed it has made the not-particularly-surprising discovery that malfunctioning batteries were to blame for the Galaxy Note 7's proclivity for spontaneous combustion. An investigation carried out by Samsung and three independent industry organisations found that faults in the manufacturing process caused the batteries to short circuit…

Samsung on Monday confirmed it has made the not-particularly-surprising discovery that malfunctioning batteries were to blame for the Galaxy Note 7's proclivity for spontaneous combustion. An investigation carried out by Samsung and three independent industry organisations found that faults in the manufacturing process caused the batteries to short circuit…

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