Last month Samsung launched its much awaited Note flagship smartphone, Samsung Galaxy Note7. Earlier multiple cases about bursting of the smartphone came into light and after that its shipments were delayed.
Samsung has now acknowledged the issue and the company have halted the sale of Samsung Galaxy Note7. The sale has been suspended worldwide. As per the company, there are some battery issues due to which this problem is arising.
The company has also recalled all Samsung Galaxy Note7 sold units. Samsung will replace all Note 7 smartphones sold across the globe. Around 35 cases such cases have been reported to the company.
Samsung has found a battery cell issue in Galaxy Note7 smartphone. It was scheduled to go on sale in India from today but the company has already halted the sale of smartphone.
Samsung in a statement said:
“To date (as of September 1) there have been 35 cases that have been reported globally and we are currently conducting a thorough inspection with our suppliers to identify possible affected batteries in the market. However, because our customers’ safety is an absolute priority at Samsung, we have stopped sales of the Galaxy Note7.
For customers who already have Galaxy Note7 devices, we will voluntarily replace their current device with a new one over the coming weeks.”
The company will replace all Samsung Galaxy Note7 sold units in next two weeks. There is no exact date when the smartphone sale will be resumed. We think that the smartphone would be available by end of September only.