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Samsung celebrates the history of the Note. Forgets about the Note 7

August 24, 2018

Via: Phone Arena

The Samsung Galaxy Note series is one of the most… noteworthy device family in the smartphone market. Back in 2011, the original Galaxy Note launched with a 5.3-inch display — something that was considered gargantuan and even silly for a […]


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The best Samsung Galaxy Note 8 deals in December 2017

December 7, 2017

Via: Tech Radar

The new Samsung Galaxy Note 8 certainly has a point to prove and it’s now available buy. It’s never going to be your go-to option if you’re on a tight budget, but it’s got the screen size and specification smarts […]


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Samsung talks Galaxy Note 7 recycling plans

July 19, 2017

Via: Phone Dog

After reusing some Galaxy Note 7 parts to make the Galaxy Note Fan Edition, Samsung today detailed more of the moves that it’ll be making to recycle the discontinued Note 7. Samsung has announced that it plans to reuse components like OLED displays, memory […]


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Samsung still bests Apple in brand perception across Asia, even after damaging Note 7 recall

July 5, 2017

Via: Pocket Now

Founded in 1938, Korea’s far-reaching Samsung Group has created a monster of effective advertising, deep consumer trust and multi-industry volume domination in the 1969-established Samsung Electronics division that was however rocked to its core last year by an unprecedented flagship […]


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Does releasing the refurbished Note 7 make sense any more?

June 26, 2017

Via: Pocket Now

Samsung is going ahead with its plans to re-release the refurbished Note 7, which is cool I guess. But, we don’t even have an official release date yet, which makes one wonder if this even makes sense any more. Considering […]


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Production of Galaxy Note 7 FE falls back, may not launch before July 30

June 15, 2017

Via: Pocket Now

Instead of getting our undergarments in a bunch, we’re shoving our S Pens the wrong way. Optimistically speaking, Koreans were hoping to see sales begin of the Galaxy Note 7 FE (Fan Edition) on the rather conspicuous date of July […]


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The Galaxy Note 7 will not return to the US market

March 28, 2017

Via: Boy Genius

Samsung on Monday confirmed what we had already suspected: the Galaxy Note 7 will return to stores. The company will replace the faulty batteries with new ones, and sell the premium handset for a more affordable price. Samsung is looking […]


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Samsung to sell refurbished Note 7s after all

March 27, 2017

Via: Phone Arena

Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 has turned out to be a very enigmatic handset – despite the massive recall at the end of 2016, many people are still interested in the device. At the end of this February, several rumors indicated […]


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Greenpeace interrupts Samsung’s MWC event with Galaxy Note 7 complaint

February 27, 2017

Via: Phone Arena

Environmental activists Greenpeace disrupted Samsung’s event at MWC on Sunday. At issue is Samsung’s handling of the millions of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 handsets that the company needs to dispose of. While Samsung Europe’s Chief Marketing Officer David Lowes was […]


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Some Note 7 users will continue fighting Samsung in court

February 8, 2017

Via: Phone Arena

Samsung is doing its best to make people forget the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco. The spontaneous explosions of the infamous device were already confirmed to be due to battery faults, both by Samsung’s investigation and by independent Korean regulators. However, […]


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Is this proof that the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 fiasco was not caused by a problem with the battery?

January 5, 2017

Via: Phone Arena

Samsung has reportedly finished its investigation into the cause of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 explosions. The company expects to unveil the results sometime in the middle of this month. Thanks to some leaked information about the Samsung Galaxy S8, […]


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Verizon now says it will release update to disable Galaxy Note 7 on January 5

December 16, 2016

Via: Phone Dog

Following Samsung’s announcement that it will soon push out a software update to disable all remaining Galaxy Note 7 phones in the US, Verizon said that it would not be releasing the update to its customers. Now the carrier has […]


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T-Mobile will release update to disable Galaxy Note 7 later this month, Sprint rolling it out in January

December 12, 2016

Via: Phone Dog

Verizon may be planning to skip Samsung’s update that will disable Galaxy Note 7 phones in the US, but other carriers will be going forward with it. T-Mobile has confirmed that it will release Samsung’s new Note 7 update. The […]


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Angry Galaxy Note 7 owners are dumping Android in favor of the iPhone 7

October 13, 2016

Via: Boy Genius

Once the dust settles on Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 “batterygate” scandal, Apple might emerge as a winner. Some analysts have suggested that the recall of the Note 7 could net Apple millions of additional iPhone 7 sales through the end of 2016, and some […]


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Samsung Recall Puts Supply-Chain Oversight in Spotlight

October 12, 2016

Via: WSJ Mobile

Samsung botched phone recall is putting a spotlight on supply-chain oversight and raising questions about the ability of today’s technology and management tools to help companies maintain quality control in giant complex networks of suppliers – as when products are […]


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Samsung to Halt Galaxy Note 7 Production Temporarily

October 10, 2016

Via: WSJ mobile

Samsung Electronics Co. has temporarily halted production of its troubled Galaxy Note 7, according to a person familiar with the matter, the latest setback for the South Korean technology giant as it struggles to manage a recall of 2.5 million […]


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Two more replacement Galaxy Note 7s catch fire, AT&T stops selling and exchanging new units

October 10, 2016

Via: Phone Dog

UPDATE: Now another report of a replacement Note 7 catching fire has surfaced, making it the fifth one this week. Samsung responded to this report by saying that it’s “working diligently” to investigate these reports and that if it determines […]


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New Galaxy Note 7 smokes up Southwest Airlines plane in US

October 6, 2016

Via: Pocket Now

Louisville, Kentucky, is home to the Slugger — a baseball bat that can smoke a pitch past that left field wall. The Louisville International Airport, however, was the scene this morning where Southwest Flight 994 was grounded because a passenger’s […]


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Galaxy Note 7 recall: Everything you need to know about returning and exchanging your phone

September 14, 2016

Via: CNET

Samsung voluntarily recalled its Galaxy Note 7 phone when some buyers noticed a major battery flaw that caused the phone to explode and sometimes burst into flames, damaging property and leaking dangerous chemicals. Shortly after Samsung’s recall, the US Consumer […]


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Explosive Galaxy Note 7 could soon be banned from US planes

September 8, 2016

Via: Pocket Now

Many of today’s smartphones are already large and heavy enough to be used as weapons by an especially ingenious and malicious person, with their metal and glass parts capable of causing some damage in the wrong hands, but a robust […]