Samsung: 3 Reports of China Phone Battery Fire
|09/21/2016||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
Samsung Electronics said Wednesday it has received three reports of Galaxy Note 7 battery fires in China and investigated two of them.
Samsung and its battery supplier, Amperex Technology Ltd., investigated and found the cause of the fires in those two cases was an external heat source, not the phones’ lithium-ion batteries.
Samsung spokeswoman Jee Hae-ryoung said by phone that the company was unable to study the reported third Note 7 fire because the consumer refused to hand in the phone.
Two reports of Samsung phone fires emerged on Chinese social media over the weekend, rattling nerves there because China is the only read more >>>