Spark stops Galaxy Note 7 replacements

Tuesday 11 October 2016 | 20:26 CET | News
New Zealand operator Spark reports it has become aware of one incident involving a Spark customer's Note 7 device on 11 October. The customer reported to Spark that the device overheated and subsequently caught fire. The phone was brought in-store and Spark immediately arranged for it to be sent to Samsung. Following further advice from Samsung, Spark has announced that it will stop replacements of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7, and is urging customers to return their Note 7 devices to a Spark store. The move progresses from a suspension of the replacement programme by Spark on 10 October.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Samsung / Spark
Countries: New Zealand
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