Apple Beats Pill XL Speaker Recall [Canada]


Canada CFIA RecallCanada/Ottawa: Apple Beats Pill XL Speaker Recall [Canada]Apple Canada recalls approximately 11,000 Beats Pill XL Speakers due to fire hazard. HCSC: http://ht.ly/OnsdT
Direct link: http://www.healthycanadians.gc.ca/recall-alert-rappel-avis/hc-sc/2015/53639r-eng.php

Additional information:
Health Canada/Santé Canada (“HCSC”) reports this recall involves the Beats Pill XL Speakers. The recalled Speakers are plastic, capsule-shaped audio speakers sold under model number B0514.

  • The Beats Speakers measure approximately 4 inches (about 10 centimeters) tall by approximately 13 inches (about 33 centimeters) wide by approximately 4 inches (about 10 centimeters) deep and come in black, white, pink, metallic sky and titanium colours. The affected Speakers have a stylized “b'” Beats logo on the grille side and the words “beats pill XL” on the handle.

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation.

According to Health Canada, the battery in the Speakers can overheat, posing a fire hazard to consumers. Health Canada has not received any consumer reports of incidents or injuries related to the use of these speakers in Canada. Apple, however, has received two (2) reports of incidents of the speakers overheating in Canada and six (6) in the United States, including one with a burn to a consumer’s finger and one with damage to a consumer’s desk.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Speakers, please do not use them. Instead, kindly contact Apple for a full refund in the form of an Apple Store credit or an electronic funds transfer.

For more information, consumers may contact Apple Canada Inc. on the company’s Web site to register their product for the refund program or by calling toll–free at 1-800-263-3394.

Please note: the Beats Pill XL Speakers have been recalled in other jurisdictions for similar reasons, specifically fire hazards. To see all recalls and notifications related to this matter, please search for “Beats” using the Search Box at the top of this page.

If you have any questions about this recall notification, please contact the company at 1-800-263-3394 or by visiting the company’s Web site at http://www.apple.com/ca/pr/library/2015/06/03Important-Notice-for-Beats-Pill-XL-Customers.html.

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Additional information about this recall:
HCSC ID number: RA-53639
Recalls Direct RIN: 5432-2015
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