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Samsung Finally Reveals Why the Note 7 Kept Exploding - WIRED

After months of silence following a global recall of its Galaxy Note 7 smartphone last October, Samsung disclosed its lengthy findings as to what caused the device's batteries to overheat and catch fire. Based on the company's own investigation and ...and more »

Samsung Galaxy S8 will not be unveiled at MWC in February -

Koh Dong-jin, chief of Samsung Mobile held a press conference regarding the Galaxy Note7 battery issues. We already told you what was the problem and what happened when units were replaced. He said the faulty batteries wiped $5.3B off Samsung's ...and more »

Samsung finally explained what caused the Galaxy Note 7 explosions - Quartz

Samsung would like you to believe that engineering—not mismanagement—were what caused its phones to explode. Today (Jan. 23), the South Korean tech giant finally revealed the origins of the Galaxy Note 7 explosions that happened last summer during a ...and more »

The Galaxy S8's launch is officially delayed, and that's a good thing - BGR

Samsung's next flagship phone will be the Galaxy S8, and the company officially confirmed that it won't be unveiled as soon as sone might have hoped. However, that's not a bad thing, and it all has to do with the Galaxy Note 7. Don't Miss: Security ...and more »

Samsung blames Galaxy Note 7 fires on faulty batteries -

Company says efforts to increase phone's battery life caused device to catch fire prompting an estimated $5.3bn recall. 23 Jan 2017. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded: 0%. 0:00. Progress: 0%. 0:00. Progress: 0 ...and more »

Samsung Finally Opens Up On Investigation Into Note 7 Fires: Blame The Batteries - Forbes

The main culprit behind the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 fires was defective batteries, according to an internal investigation released by Samsung on Sunday. The issue with the first version of the Note 7 -- with what Samsung calls "Battery A" -- was that the ...and more »

Samsung blames two different battery flaws for the Note 7 fires - Engadget

Well, after months of speculation, Samsung has finally announced the results of its Galaxy Note 7 investigation. The official line: those fires were caused by two distinct battery flaws (just as a recent report suggested), not a hardware or software ...and more »

Galaxy Note 7 Fires Caused by Battery and Design Flaws, Samsung Says - New York Times

Koh Dong-jin, president of Samsung's mobile communications business, said, “We are taking responsibility for our failure to ultimately identify and verify the issues arising out of the battery design and manufacturing process prior to the launch of the ...and more »

Here's why the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 batteries caught fire and exploded - TechRadar

The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 battery fires and explosions that – quite literally –sparked two recalls and cost the smartphone maker at least $5 billion have finally been solved, according to Samsung. "We are taking responsibility," said the company's ...and more »

Samsung blames Galaxy Note 7 smartphone fires on battery design, manufacturing -

Samsung Electronics said Monday that after testing more than 200,000 Galaxy Note 7 smartphones, it found defects in two sets of batteries from two different manufacturers made the devices prone to catch fire. Samsung's mobile division president, Koh ...and more »