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Samsung ships replacement Note 7s to US, to update software

Wednesday 21 September 2016 | 08:41 CET | News
Samsung Electronics announced that it's delivered the first 500,000 new Galaxy Note7 replacement devices in the US. These have been shipped to carrier and retail stores for distribution to customers from 21 September. Samsung has called on customers not to use the smartphone and exchange the devices for new models. Samsung also announced the roll-out of a software update for new Note7 devices. Delivered in partnership with operators, the update ensures customers have a new Note7 and not one of the older models with battery problems. The phone will display a green battery icon on the status

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Companies: Samsung
Countries: United States
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