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The refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note FE: would you buy it?

The refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note FE: would you buy it?

posted: 17 May 2017, 08:57

So, as you most probably know, the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 suffered an unfortunate fate [cue overused “hot model” joke here]. After two recalls, Sammy announced that the phone will be gone from the market for good and, thus far, it...

Samsung Galaxy Note FE is the new name of the Note 7, will reportedly launch by the end of June in Korea

Samsung Galaxy Note FE is the new name of the Note 7, will reportedly launch by the end of June in Korea

posted: 17 May 2017, 06:39

According to the latest report from Korean-language publication etnews, the refurbished Note 7 will be named the Samsung Galaxy Note FE...

Samsung Galaxy Note 7R gets one more approval before release

Samsung Galaxy Note 7R gets one more approval before release

posted: 14 May 2017, 07:41

The Galaxy Note 7R, also known by model number Samsung SM-N935F, has been recently spotted at Bluetooth SIG, the regulatory entity that approves devices compliant with the Bluetooth standard...

Samsung Galaxy Note 7R is listed for sale in China

Samsung Galaxy Note 7R is listed for sale in China

posted: 11 May 2017, 15:25

Not too many people get to pull off an amazing comeback by seizing victory from the jaws of defeat. Off the top of our heads, the 1986 New York Mets come to mind. One strike away from losing the World Series to the Boston Red Sox in six...

Screenshots of Samsung Galaxy Note 7R confirm lower capacity juicer and Android 7.0 on board

Screenshots of Samsung Galaxy Note 7R confirm lower capacity juicer and Android 7.0 on board

posted: 05 May 2017, 11:51

Yesterday, we told you that the Samsung Galaxy Note 7R had been certified by the FCC. While this often means that a handset is coming to the U.S., that isn't always the case. The original...

Refurbished Galaxy Note 7's launch is just around the corner, as the phablet gains FCC's approval

Refurbished Galaxy Note 7's launch is just around the corner, as the phablet gains FCC's approval

posted: 04 May 2017, 23:56

The first country to get the refurbished Galaxy Note 7, also known as Samsung Galaxy Note 7R, is South Korea. Strong evidence that Samsung is gearing up for the launch of the high-end...

Report: Samsung Galaxy Note 7R set for late June release in Korea priced at equivalent of $620 USD

Report: Samsung Galaxy Note 7R set for late June release in Korea priced at equivalent of $620 USD

posted: 26 Apr 2017, 01:33

With the refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 7 expected to launch in Korea by the end of June, Samsung plans on re-releasing the phablet with a lower battery capacity, and a lower price....

The refurbished Note 7 gets a Wi-Fi certification, but so does the original one

The refurbished Note 7 gets a Wi-Fi certification, but so does the original one

posted: 24 Apr 2017, 06:42

While we know that we'll be getting refurbished Note 7 phablets at some point, we don't know when exactly. However, the day we get the Note 7 with a new battery might be drawing near, as it has just been...

Refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 7R, sporting 3200mAh battery, surfaces in Asia

Refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 7R, sporting 3200mAh battery, surfaces in Asia

posted: 08 Apr 2017, 09:57

It looks like the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is back. This time, the notorious handset has a special identifier in its name with the "R" in Galaxy Note 7R standing for refurbished. Earlier this year, there was...

Samsung will not sell (or rent) refurbished Galaxy Note 7 phones in the US

Samsung will not sell (or rent) refurbished Galaxy Note 7 phones in the US

posted: 27 Mar 2017, 18:36

Samsung said that it will only sell refurbished units after consultations with regulatory authorities and carriers. Moreover, the handset maker will take into consideration local demand for refurbished Note 7...

Samsung to cut battery charge functionality in all those Note 7 holdouts that remain

Samsung to cut battery charge functionality in all those Note 7 holdouts that remain

posted: 24 Mar 2017, 02:54

Samsung is done with the Note 7 saga, it seems, as it plans to push out an update that will completely stop recharging for those who still hold on to their dear phablet in Korea, endangering themselves...

Samsung SDI and Samsung Electronics can't settle on compensations for the Note 7 fiasco

Samsung SDI and Samsung Electronics can't settle on compensations for the Note 7 fiasco

posted: 21 Mar 2017, 05:11

After the entire Galaxy Note 7 saga, both Samsung and independent investigators reached the conclusion that there's nothing wrong with the phablet itself, and the actual batteries were to blame...

Samsung lists a code name for a refurbished Galaxy Note 7?

Samsung lists a code name for a refurbished Galaxy Note 7?

posted: 07 Mar 2017, 11:02

Last month, we passed along an interesting rumor about the Samsung Galaxy Note 7. According to published reports, Samsung was going to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 units powered by a lower capacity battery, in countries like...

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

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

posted: 26 Feb 2017, 23:45

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...

Samsung denies reports it plans to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 units in India

Samsung denies reports it plans to sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 units in India

posted: 22 Feb 2017, 16:00

Even though Samsung India clearly stated that it doesn't plan to sell any refurbished Galaxy Note 7 phones in the country, the original report said the company is taking into consideration this option,...

The Note 7 cost Samsung its reputation

The Note 7 cost Samsung its reputation

posted: 21 Feb 2017, 03:05

A lot has been written about Samsung immediately following the Galaxy Note 7 fiasco, and it seems the public really took notice – this year's Harris Poll, which measures the "reputation quotient" of companies, has just come out, showing the company has...

Samsung may soon sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 phones (mainly in emerging markets)

Samsung may soon sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 phones (mainly in emerging markets)

posted: 21 Feb 2017, 01:21

Refurbished Galaxy Note 7s (with smaller batteries) might be available to buy starting June...

Nostalgic about the Blue Coral Note 7? Xiaomi has just the Mi Note 2 fix

Nostalgic about the Blue Coral Note 7? Xiaomi has just the Mi Note 2 fix

posted: 09 Feb 2017, 02:41

Call it what you will, but Chinese darling Xiaomi will be releasing a blue Mi Note 2, among other color versions, and the hue somewhat resembles that of the infamous Note 7 Blue Coral version. That one proved so...

Alleged Galaxy S8 vs Note 7 vs S7 CAD schematics claim tiny camera hump on a thicker handset

Alleged Galaxy S8 vs Note 7 vs S7 CAD schematics claim tiny camera hump on a thicker handset

posted: 07 Feb 2017, 05:10

The Galaxy S7 has a 1mm tall camera hump on the back (from 1.7mm for the S6), and that shrank slightly to 0.8mm in the Note 7. With the Galaxy S8, however, the source claims that we will...

Some Note 7 users will continue fighting Samsung in court

Some Note 7 users will continue fighting Samsung in court

posted: 07 Feb 2017, 03:59

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, the endless streak of apologies by the South Korean...

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