Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Official 

Samsung has officially announced its latest flagship phablet,  the Galaxy Note 7, featuring Google’s Android 6 OS. It is the successor to Galaxy Note 5 and was previously leaked few weeks ago. The Galaxy Note 7 features a 5.7-inch Super AMOLED display with resolution of 2560 x 1440 pixels. It is powered by Snapdragon 820 processor or an Exynos 8890 processor (depending on region) and 4GB RAM. For multimedia, the Galaxy Note 7 packs a 12 Dual Pixel camera with Optical Image Stabilisation and capable of shooting 4K videos and 5 Mega Pixel front facing camera for video calls and Selfie pictures. The latest flagship Note is the first Samsung smartphone to feature USB Type-C port and Iris Scanner to improve security and productivity.

The Galaxy Note 7 comes pre-installed with Google’s Android 6.0 Marshmallow OS. For storage, it comes with 64GB built-in memory and micro-SD card slot. In addition to that it comes with a 3500mAh battery with quick charging capability. The Galaxy Note 7 will be available to purchase in four different colors: Black Onyx, Gold Platinum, Silver Titanium and Blue Coral. It will go on sale in selected markets in the coming weeks. Stay tuned for more updates.

Update : Samsung Rumored to Delay Galaxy Note 7 Shipments After Reports of Smartphones Catching Fire 

According to a new report, Samsung is rumored to announce a global recall of its latest flagship smartphone after reports of batteries catching fire.

Update: Samsung Officially Confirms Global Recall of Galaxy Note 7 Smartphone

Samsung is committed to producing the highest quality products and we take every incident report from our valued customers very seriously. In response to recently reported cases of the new Galaxy Note7, we conducted a thorough investigation and found a battery cell issue.

 

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.

 

We acknowledge the inconvenience this may cause in the market but this is to ensure that Samsung continues to deliver the highest quality products to our customers. We are working closely with our partners to ensure the replacement experience is as convenient and efficient as possible.

Update: Samsung Could Face Second Recall for Galaxy Note 7, reports Bloomberg

According to a new report, Samsung can be forced to recall Galaxy Note 7 for second time. Earlier this week, a Southwest Airlines flight 994 was evacuated because of a smoking Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphone. According to the owner, Brian Green, it was a replacement device that he has picked up at an AT&T store on September 21st.

Update : Another Galaxy Note 7 Catches Fire, Second Recall Coming Soon  

Michael Klering of Nicholasville, Kentucky woke up at 4am on Tuesday and found his bedroom engulfed with smoke because his replacement Galaxy Note 7 exploded while he was asleep. Later that day, Mr Klering went to ER where doctors diagnosed him with acute bronchitis.
I was vomiting black so it was very scary. It was a lot of black stuff and it didn’t look right.” He said in an interview with WKYT.

Update: Samsung Temporarily Stops the Production of Galaxy Note 7 Smartphones

According to a report from Korean media, Samsung has temporarily stopped the production of its latest flagship phablet, the Galaxy Note 7.
This measure includes a Samsung plant in Vietnam that is responsible for global shipments (of the Galaxy Note 7).” the official said in an interview with Yonhap News.

Source : BloombergThe Wall Street Journal

Update : Samsung Stops Sales and Exchanges of Galaxy Note 7 Smartphones 

Update: Samsung is rumored to kill off Note Brand 

According to a report from Russia, Samsung is planning to abandon the production line of Galaxy Note smartphones, citing a source from the Samsung headquarters.

“Manual Samsung Electronics is considering eliminating the use of names Note, as recent events have literally destroyed the reputation of the brand.” 

Update: Samsung is rumored to launch a new refurbished Galaxy Note 7 later this year

According to a new report, Samsung is expected to launch a newly refurbished Galaxy Note 7 smartphone in South Korea later this year. Unlike the original Galaxy Note 7, the new Glaxy Note 7 FE will pack a 3200mAh battery.

 

 

Update: Samsung is rumored to launch Galaxy Note 7 FE in South Korea on July 7

According to a new report, Samsung is expected to launch Galaxy Note 7 FE (Fan Edition) or Galaxy Note 7R in South Korea on July 7. The design and specs will be similar to the original Note 7 which was discontinued due to battery failure. The Galaxy Note 7 FE will come pre-installed with Samsung’s own virtual assistant, Bixby Voice.

 

 

 

Update: Samsung will officially launch refurbished Galaxy Note 7 FE on July 7, reports WSJ

 

According to a new report, Samsung is expected to launch a refurbished Galaxy Note 7 FE (Fandom Edition) on July 7. Unlike, the Galaxy Note 7, the new Fandom Edition will come with smaller battery.

 

Update: Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Fan Edition Moniker Confirmed on Advertising Poster

 

 

 

 

 








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