Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Poses Safety Risk

Monday, October 17, 2016 - 11:00am

There has been news reports about Samsung Galaxy Note 7 devices overheating, melting, and even catching on fire.  Samsung has now issued a full recall in cooperation with the US Consumer Product and Safety Commission (CPSC); is offering refunds, exchanges, and other incentives; and has discontinued manufacturing and distribution of the Galaxy Note 7. 

Samsung recommends that consumers with a Galaxy Note 7 power it down immediately and contact their carrier or retail outlet where they purchased the device. 

Samsung indicates that it is NOT okay to continue to using your Galaxy Note 7 due to safety concerns.  

Additional information is available.