Samsung Galaxy Note7 Phone Recall [Australia]


Australia ACCC RecallAustralia/Canberra: Samsung Galaxy Note7 Phone Recall [Australia]Samsung Electronics Australia Pty Ltd recalls all current batch/lots of Samsung Galaxy Note7 Phones due to suspected risk of overheat battery and consequential fire and burn hazards. ACCC: http://ht.ly/gNY03042JVu

Direct link: http://www.productsafety.gov.au/recall/samsung-electronics-australia-pty-ltd-samsung-galaxy-note7

Additional information:
The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (“ACCC”) reports the following Smartphones are subject to this recall:

 

Please consult the photograph above for details of the product’s packaging, design and retail presentation. Additional variations of the recalled Smartphones are pictured on the Web site above.

According to the ACCC, overheating of the battery cell may occur when the anode and cathode come into contact, due to a manufacturing process error. If this defects does occur, the battery in the product may overheat, posing both fire and/or burn hazards.

If you believe you have purchased or have in your possession the recalled Samsung Galaxy Note7 Phones, please do not use them. Instead, kindly power down your device, return it to its place of purchase and use an alternative device until a remedy can be provided..

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Additional information about this recall:
ACCC PRA number: 2016/15591
Recalls Direct RIN: 7441-2016
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