5 Best Galaxy Note 7 Alternatives - Gotta Be Mobile

As we said above, the Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge is the best possible phone to choose (aside from another Galaxy Note 7) for owners. Simply because it's a similar software experience, nearly identical in design, and shares most of the features that makes ...

Samsung To Refund, Replace Every Galaxy Note 7 In Australia - Huffington Post Australia

Samsung Australia will refund or replace the 51,060 Galaxy Note 7 phones in Australia, as part of a worldwide recall of the new devices after isolated reports of exploding batteries. The global recall was announced last week, and on Monday night the ...

Samsung cuts Note7 battery supply from SDI - Korea JoongAng Daily

Samsung Electronics has reportedly decided to halt its supply of Galaxy Note7 batteries from affiliate Samsung SDI in response to recent reports of the device overheating and melting, industry sources said Monday. Neither of the two companies, however, ...

Galaxy Note7 will no longer pack in Samsung SDI batteries - GSMArena.com

The faulty battery packs that caused some Samsung Galaxy Note7 units to explode during charging, forcing Samsung to announce a global recall, were manufactured by the South Korean company's own SDI subsidiary. Reports out of Samsung's home ...

Exploding Samsung Note7 ruins Australian hotel room - The Australian

Australia has two confirmed cases of a Samsung Galaxy Note7 exploding, one in a hotel room in Perth. A Melbourne man who did not identify himself says his new Note7 exploded while he was asleep. The explosion charred the hotel room bed sheet and the ...

How Samsung's loss could be Apple's gain - Economic Times

NEW YORK: In a setback for Samsung and a somewhat happy news for Apple as it prepared to launch iPhone 7, the global recall by the south Korean giant of its flagship premium device Galaxy Note 7 over battery explosion fears is certainly going to affect ...

Samsung releases Canadian details of smartphone recall for overheated batteries - CP24 Toronto's Breaking News

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. - Samsung has released Canadian details for the 10-country recall of 2.5 million Galaxy Note 7 smartphones, following reports that some of their batteries have exploded or caught fire. Samsung Electronics Canada says there has been ...

Samsung recalls Note7 after battery fires - Yahoo7 - Yahoo7 News

Thousands of Galaxy Note7 phone owners in Australia have been told to turn off their phones and return them to stores after reports of batteries catching fire and exploding while charging. The recall of more than 50,000 phones came after an Australian ...

Samsung Battery Fires Shouldn't Leave Lasting Burn - Wall Street Journal

Exploding phone batteries are never a good thing, but Samsung SSNHZ 0.00 % 's reaction should keep the broader damage in check, especially as it goes toe-to-toe with Apple's new iPhone. The world's largest smartphone maker announced last week a ...

Samsung urged to officially recall Galaxy Note 7 to prevent resale of a dangerous product - AppleInsider (press release) (blog)

A leading consumer advocacy group has urged Samsung to perform an official recall of its Galaxy Note 7 following reports that its battery may explode while charging. Samsung's trial by fire. So far, Samsung has only offered a voluntary replacement ...

Samsung recalls Galaxy Note 7 phones after battery fires - The Standard (press release)

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd has recalled all Galaxy Note 7 smartphones equipped with batteries it has found to be fire-prone and halted their sales in 10 markets, denting a revival of the firm's mobile business. Koh Dong-jin, head of the South Korean ...

Qantas bans passengers charging Samsung Galaxy Note7 from flights after phones catch fire - Stuff.co.nz

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Samsung Calls Note 7 Recall Cost to Company 'Heartbreaking' - Mac Rumors

The president of Samsung has confessed that recalling 2.5 million of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphones will cost the company a "heartbreaking amount". According to Bloomberg, the comment came on Friday when the head of Samsung's mobile business Koh ...

Samsung tells Australians to turn off Galaxy Note7 smartphones, investigates fire reports - NEWS.com.au

SAMSUNG Australia is investigating reports some of its flagship smartphones have burst into flames in Australia, including one that reportedly erupted in a Perth hotel beside a sleeping user, causing hundreds of dollars in damage. The company confirmed ...

Samsung Note7 users may get interim phones - The Straits Times

They queued at shops to buy the smartphone when it was launched just over two weeks ago. Now they are back, asking for exchanges or refunds. Singapore's Samsung Galaxy Note7 users have now been assured that details of an exchange programme are ...

Samsung out as much as $1 billion for Note 7 recall, will reportedly stop using its own batteries - 9 to 5 Google

Prior to halting sales of the Galaxy Note 7 and recalling shipped units, Samsung had sold nearly 2.5 million units of the phone. What will it cost to get all — or most — of these units back in house and then replace them with new units? Well, let's ...

Samsung VR exec welcomes competition to boost awareness - Houston Chronicle

NEW YORK (AP) — Samsung just released its third virtual-reality headset for its Galaxy phones, while Facebook's Oculus business and HTC have been shipping more powerful systems connected to high-end personal computers. Sony also has an upcoming ...

Samsung Galaxy Note7 recall: How to back up your data and return your device - SiliconANGLE (blog)

After much anticipation, the Samsung Galaxy Note7 went on sale two weeks ago and received positive reviews and feedback. Unfortunately, rumors emerged last week that Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. was preparing for a global recall of the device due to ...

Samsung Offers $25 Credit to Stay With It After Note 7 Recall - PC Magazine

Nobody wants an exploding smartphone—not as a gag gift, and certainly not as one's primary device. And that makes Samsung's recent, giant recall of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 especially troubling from a marketing perspective. After Friday's ...

Consumer Reports says that Samsung's Note 7 recall 'isn't official' - 9 to 5 Google

After reports came out that some Galaxy Note 7 units were exploding due to a battery issue, Samsung quickly responded, issuing a recall of the device and a free exchange program for customers. The company stated that 35 incidents had been noted so far ...