South Korea starts Galaxy Note 7 safety probe

Wednesday 12 October 2016 | 08:09 CET | News
The Korean government has launched an investigation into the safety of Samsung's Galaxy Note 7 smartphones following new battery problems, The Korea Times reports. The Korea Agency for Technology and Standards (KATS), a state-run organization under the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, is in charge of the investigation. A similar investigation is also under way in the US and Taiwan.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Samsung
Countries: Korea, Republic of
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