Report: Samsung to issue a recall for the Galaxy Note 7; defective battery is to blame?

How quickly has the sky fallen on Samsung? Two weeks ago, the company was basking in the success of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 launch, which was reflected a few days later by the company's stock making an all-time high. Demand for the phone was crushing supply, and it appeared that Samsung was about to continue the momentum it earned earlier this year with the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Samsung Galaxy S7 edge...
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1. NoToFanboys

Posts: 3231; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

I feel the copy-paste trolls closing in... BTW, a single paragraph of Apple in a Samsung article, really?

2. maple_mak

Posts: 953; Member since: Dec 18, 2013

True, he always "3...2...1...". Lame.

33. Bm888

Posts: 517; Member since: Jul 06, 2015

the times Samsung wishes if it had user replaceable batteries... their would be no need of a recall but offer free batteries.. lol, choices have consequences

5. kiko007

Posts: 7506; Member since: Feb 17, 2016

You noticed that too........kinda flame baiting don't you think?

9. NoToFanboys

Posts: 3231; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

Yeah, maybe it's a way of generating hits due to people repeatedly coming back to argue?

13. kiko007

Posts: 7506; Member since: Feb 17, 2016

Most likely. The usual cast will be here momentarily............

37. NoToFanboys

Posts: 3231; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

One is already onto me, look below, one big hypocrite who said he bookmarked this, for future trolling.

14. sissy246

Posts: 7124; Member since: Mar 04, 2015

You got it

28. Kumar123 unregistered

I feel the samsung defender army are closing in. BTW you desperate attempt to get the green thumps up is pathetic. Always posting comment that will give him the highest number of green thumps from sammy boys. Now back to the topic : Samsung is pathetic. They release a phone without properly testing one of the most important parts of the phone, the parts that could potentially harm you physically if the part is defective. Third class company third class testing facilities. The good part at least they are doing the right thing now. Still they should have done that in the first place.

30. Kumar123 unregistered

Bookmarking this article. This will come in handy in the future.

36. NoToFanboys

Posts: 3231; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

That's what trolls usually do, so that they could link problems of the past/present for trolling in the future.

34. NoToFanboys

Posts: 3231; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

I couldn't care less about the green thumbs, don't go out accusing people of what you do. Also, every other OEM's QC except Samsung's is perfect, right? They check every single one of them, right? ALL of the Note 7s out there have defective batteries, right? When Apple has issues you guys tell trolls they're exaggerating, now you're doing it, hypocrite.

53. Kumar123 unregistered

Stop pretending that you care less about green thumps here. You exist here only for the green thumps. You only post comment for green thumbs. Green thumps wh*re.

54. NoToFanboys

Posts: 3231; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

I didn't know that, so you know more about me than myself? You must be a mutant! WOW!! Funny how you instantly get a green thumb the instant you post.

66. Kumar123 unregistered

Green thumps wh*re now acting innocent. Green thumps wh*re can't stand other people getting the green thumps so he usually accuses people of upvoting his own comment when people like the comment he hates. Your desperate attempt to gain credibility and acceptance on a on online forum is pathetic. You attempt to represent yourself as the most unbiased people here and in the process of getting the most green thumps is sad and pathetic. You must a real loser in real life.

67. NoToFanboys

Posts: 3231; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

Keep crying.

68. Kumar123 unregistered

Keep whoring.

69. NoToFanboys

Posts: 3231; Member since: Oct 03, 2015

Hush. Hush. It's okay.

3. mariosraptor

Posts: 182; Member since: Mar 15, 2012

Oh poor Samsung. How low can your QC fall? It appears,VERY.

39. Creep

Posts: 193; Member since: Apr 05, 2016

I wish Samsung the best. But, it's clear the Note 7 isn't the phone for me.

46. Zylam

Posts: 1817; Member since: Oct 20, 2010

LOLOLOL if this were Apple, Phone Arena would have had a melt down with the number of Apple hating people here posting cheerful messages of how great their Samsung's quality is.

52. RoboticEngi

Posts: 1251; Member since: Dec 03, 2014

Instead it is samsung hating sheep....

74. irossdrummer

Posts: 369; Member since: Jan 17, 2015

of course! because Apple is always seen as "superior" tsk tsk...

4. HugoBarraCyanogenmod

Posts: 1412; Member since: Jul 06, 2014

this could be motivated by politics, considering relationship tension with South Korea, there's undeniable the conspiracy that China does it on purpose. Ask suppliers to put defective battery on every Samsung device. China is technically a monopoly of the Smartphone world and every OEMs need to listen what we say

7. sarcastic_nerd unregistered

Dude, stop smoking that weed too much.

8. kiko007

Posts: 7506; Member since: Feb 17, 2016

Where do I sign up for my tinfoil hat?

58. tedkord

Posts: 17414; Member since: Jun 17, 2009

16. Fona13A unregistered

Your idolization of China is cute, really too bad public defecation is still accepted over there or I would assume you were huffing paint first before huffing human feces.

23. kiko007

Posts: 7506; Member since: Feb 17, 2016

Savage! Scratch that........super savage!

41. guests

Posts: 196; Member since: Jun 19, 2016

Dude, we're not going to listen to someone who sold their kidney to buy an iphone..
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