Samsung stops Galaxy Note 7 sales as fire reports probed
The technology giant said owners of either an original Note 7 or a replacement should turn them off and stop using the gadgets.
It comes after multiple claims from the US said replacement devices are still suffering from what Samsung had identified as a "battery cell issue" caused by a "rare manufacturing defect".
Samsung said it is "working with relevant regulatory bodies to investigate the recently reported cases involving the Galaxy Note 7".
"Because consumers' safety remains our top priority, Samsung will ask all carrier and retail partners globally to... read more
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