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Got a Samsung Galaxy Note 7? Stop using it and replace it

by Lee Koo (ADMIN) CNET staff/forum admin / September 16, 2016 12:59 PM PDT

If you don't know about the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 catching fire or exploding because of a defective battery, you do now. It is being recalled. Don't chance it and continue using it, Get it replaced ASAP. Here is an FAQ on it:

Galaxy Note 7 recall FAQ: Everything you need to know about returning and exchanging your phone
https://www.cnet.com/news/samsung-galaxy-note-7-return-exchange-faq/

Here is information on why Samsung Note 7 phones are catching fire:
https://www.cnet.com/news/why-is-samsung-galaxy-note-7-exploding-overheating/

Good luck folks!

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Just stop.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / September 20, 2016 9:31 AM PDT

Thanks for the post and sticky!

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Amazing
by deejaymisty1 / September 29, 2016 6:39 AM PDT

Thank you.....

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Note 7 explodes
by AndrewJ6663 / October 5, 2016 3:07 AM PDT

Omg, I have one.

Thanks for the info.

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Thanks
by toptechsecurity / October 5, 2016 4:05 AM PDT

Thanks for linking the blogs with it. It is really beneficial. Will Think twice before using Samsung.

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Don't believe the hype!
by harryradcliffe / October 6, 2016 2:59 AM PDT

There have been some recalls yes, but Samsung have dealt with the recall really swiftly and subsequently any phone sold after September 15th in the UK (as mentioned) shouldn't suffer. It still supersedes the quality and the samsung galaxy note features outweigh many of it's rivals in my opinion!

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Good product
by Ericblanc / October 11, 2016 8:13 AM PDT

I have one
It's a good product.. Cry but thanks

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Re: good product
by Kees_B Forum moderator / October 11, 2016 8:42 AM PDT
In reply to: Good product
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FYI Even if you got a replacement, it may still catch fire!
by Lee Koo (ADMIN) CNET staff/forum admin / October 11, 2016 9:45 AM PDT
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Our soldiers are being told not to return their note 7s.
by Dafydd Forum moderator / October 11, 2016 2:57 PM PDT

Apparently if they run out of grenades they can chuck their 'phones at the enemy.
Dafydd. Devil

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