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Samsung Galaxy Note 7 investigation finds two battery issues caused overheating - TmoNews

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 investigation finds two battery issues caused overheatingTmoNewsSamsung explains that there were two batteries used in the Galaxy Note 7, and that each one had its own defect. The first battery had a design flaw in its upper right corner that could cause electrodes to bend. This could cause the separation between ...and more »

Samsung has finally offered an explanation for last fall's smartphone meltdowns - Vox;

Samsung has finally offered an explanation for last fall's smartphone meltdowns - Vox

VoxSamsung has finally offered an explanation for last fall's smartphone meltdownsVoxLast fall, Samsung was forced to recall millions of Galaxy Note 7 phones after dozens of consumers reported that they were spontaneously overheating. At a Monday morning press conference in Seoul (Sunday evening in the United States), the Korean giant ...and more »

This is how Samsung plans to prevent future phones from catching fire - The Verge

This is how Samsung plans to prevent future phones from catching fireThe VergeSamsung said that it has implemented a new eight-step testing process for its lithium ion batteries, and that it's forming a battery advisory board as well, comprised of academics from Cambridge, Berkeley, and Stanford. Note, this is for all lithium ...and more »

Samsung blames battery suppliers for Galaxy Note 7 problems - MarketWatch;

Samsung blames battery suppliers for Galaxy Note 7 problems - MarketWatch

MarketWatchSamsung blames battery suppliers for Galaxy Note 7 problemsMarketWatchSEOUL — Samsung Electronics Co. 005930, +0.81% blamed the overheating of its premium Galaxy Note 7 smartphones on manufacturing and battery design problems at two of its suppliers, the South Korean smartphone giant's most comprehensive attempt ...and more »

Samsung blames batteries for Galaxy Note 7 fires - WCYB;

Samsung blames batteries for Galaxy Note 7 fires - WCYB

WCYBSamsung blames batteries for Galaxy Note 7 firesWCYBHONG KONG (CNNMoney) - Samsung is blaming poorly designed and manufactured batteries for the overheating problems that caused some its Galaxy Note 7 phones to catch fire. "Our investigation, as well as the investigations completed by three ...and more »

Batteries Were The Root Cause For Galaxy Note 7 Failures - Android Headlines;

Batteries Were The Root Cause For Galaxy Note 7 Failures - Android Headlines

Android HeadlinesBatteries Were The Root Cause For Galaxy Note 7 FailuresAndroid HeadlinesBatteries were the root cause for Galaxy Note 7 failures according to Samsung who recently held their press conference to discuss their findings on what caused the incidents to occur. Samsung launched a fairly comprehensive investigation into what ...and more »

Samsung says batteries from two manufacturers were the cause of Note 7 explosions [Video] - 9 to 5 Google;

Samsung says batteries from two manufacturers were the cause of Note 7 explosions [Video] - 9 to 5 Google

9 to 5 GoogleSamsung says batteries from two manufacturers were the cause of Note 7 explosions [Video]9 to 5 GoogleThe Galaxy Note 7 was very short lived after handsets began to explode. There have been reports and rumors that the battery was the root cause but results of an official investigation had yet to be announced. Today, Samsung has confirmed that the Note ...and more »

Samsung blames battery design for Galaxy Note 7 fiasco - Deutsche Welle;

Samsung blames battery design for Galaxy Note 7 fiasco - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleSamsung blames battery design for Galaxy Note 7 fiascoDeutsche WelleSamsung has released the findings of an extensive investigation into why its flagship device was suddenly catching fire. The world's leading smartphone maker said battery design and manufacture were to blame. defektes Samsung Galaxy Note 7 ...and more »

Samsung Elec blames battery packs as cause of overheating and explosion in Galaxy Note7 - pulse;

Samsung Elec blames battery packs as cause of overheating and explosion in Galaxy Note7 - pulse

pulseSamsung Elec blames battery packs as cause of overheating and explosion in Galaxy Note7pulseSamsung Electronics Co. on Monday pinned down battery defect as the cause of overheating and explosion in the ill-fated Galaxy Note7 after three-month extensive investigation jointly with U.S. and German experts and apologized for oversight in ensuring ...and more »

Samsung blames Galaxy Note 7 fires on faulty batteries - Yahoo Finance UK;

Samsung blames Galaxy Note 7 fires on faulty batteries - Yahoo Finance UK

Yahoo Finance UKSamsung blames Galaxy Note 7 fires on faulty batteriesYahoo Finance UKThe world's biggest smartphone maker Samsung blamed faulty batteries on Monday for the fires that led to last year's humiliating recall of its flagship Galaxy Note 7 device. Internal and independent investigations "concluded that batteries were found ...and more »

Finally: Samsung reveals what went wrong - ChannelLife NZ;

Finally: Samsung reveals what went wrong - ChannelLife NZ

ChannelLife NZFinally: Samsung reveals what went wrongChannelLife NZOne of the biggest stories dominating the tech landscape at the end of last year looks to finally be put to rest. Samsung has revealed the cause behind the random fires brought about by its Galaxy Note 7 device, which saw the tech giant having to pull ...and more »

Galaxy Note 7 big reveal: the battery is really to blame - SlashGear;

Galaxy Note 7 big reveal: the battery is really to blame - SlashGear

SlashGearGalaxy Note 7 big reveal: the battery is really to blameSlashGearAnd so Samsung has finally made it official. To no one's surprise, the company is putting the blame squarely on the Galaxy Note 7's batteries, which is pretty much what it did before the first (failed) recall. This time, however, it has gone into more ...and more »

Samsung Confirms Faulty Batteries As Cause Of Note 7 Fires - malaysiandigest.com

Samsung Confirms Faulty Batteries As Cause Of Note 7 Firesmalaysiandigest.comSamsung's probe into its Galaxy Note 7 fiasco has found that the overheating and burning of the phones was caused by defective batteries. The firm had axed its iPhone rival in October last year after an earlier botched recall and re-release. On Monday ...and more »

Case closed: Samsung reveals final Note 7 investigation findings - Stuff;

Case closed: Samsung reveals final Note 7 investigation findings - Stuff

StuffCase closed: Samsung reveals final Note 7 investigation findingsStuffAfter months of speculation, we finally have the official answer that comes as no surprise: it was the battery after all. At Samsung's press conference held in South Korea today, the Korean company tapped on the expertise of speakers from independent ...and more »

Samsung finally tells us why Galaxy Note 7 phones were catching fire - Android Authority (blog);

Samsung finally tells us why Galaxy Note 7 phones were catching fire - Android Authority (blog)

Android Authority (blog)Samsung finally tells us why Galaxy Note 7 phones were catching fireAndroid Authority (blog)Samsung went through hell after the recall and discontinuation of the Galaxy Note 7, which kept catching on fire. It all quickly became a PR mess large enough that Samsung could not simply dismiss the issue. An explanation has been long overdue and the ...and more »

Samsung Electronics Announces Cause of Galaxy Note7 Incidents in Press Conference - Military Technologies;

Samsung Electronics Announces Cause of Galaxy Note7 Incidents in Press Conference - Military Technologies

Military TechnologiesSamsung Electronics Announces Cause of Galaxy Note7 Incidents in Press ConferenceMilitary TechnologiesFollowing several months of in-depth investigations, Samsung Electronics today announced the cause of the Note7 incidents and measures to prevent a recurrence during a press conference held in Seoul, Korea. DJ Koh, President of Mobile Communications ...and more »

Samsung Finally Explains the Galaxy Note 7 Exploding Battery Mess - NBCNews.com;

Samsung Finally Explains the Galaxy Note 7 Exploding Battery Mess - NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comSamsung Finally Explains the Galaxy Note 7 Exploding Battery MessNBCNews.comAfter two bungled recalls — and three months after Samsung killed production of the fire-starting Galaxy Note 7 smartphone — the South Korean company is now ready to explain what went wrong. The company said at a news conference Monday morning in ...and more »

Samsung blames faulty batteries for Galaxy Note 7 fires - ninemsn;

Samsung blames faulty batteries for Galaxy Note 7 fires - ninemsn

ninemsnSamsung blames faulty batteries for Galaxy Note 7 firesninemsnThe world's biggest smartphone maker Samsung has blamed faulty batteries for the fires that led to the recall of its flagship Galaxy Note 7 device. Internal and independent investigations "concluded that batteries were found to be the cause of the Note ...and more »

Samsung Reveals The Cause Of The Galaxy Note 7 Explosions - Ubergizmo;

Samsung Reveals The Cause Of The Galaxy Note 7 Explosions - Ubergizmo

UbergizmoSamsung Reveals The Cause Of The Galaxy Note 7 ExplosionsUbergizmoSamsung has revealed the reasons behind why the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 handsets exploded. A report from last week kind of leaked the information out beforehand and it was suggested that the batteries were to blame, and sure enough during Samsung's ...and more »

LIVE: Samsung Talks About The Exploding Galaxy Note7 - Gizmodo Australia;

LIVE: Samsung Talks About The Exploding Galaxy Note7 - Gizmodo Australia

Gizmodo AustraliaLIVE: Samsung Talks About The Exploding Galaxy Note7Gizmodo AustraliaIt's time. After more than four months, the world's largest smartphone manufacturer is ready to reveal the exact reason that the Galaxy Note7 — its most advanced smartphone ever, and the year's strongest competitor to Apple's iPhone 7 — was recalled.and more »