So, refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 7 – are you getting one? (poll results)


Today, we're going to witness the unveiling of two smartphones that will likely be remembered as the best Android handsets of 2017. At the time of writing, the announcement events for the Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ are merely a few hours away, and both devices are expected to sell like hotcakes thanks to their awesome features and innovative design.

Despite the Galaxy S hype, a news update for an older Samsung phone also managed to attract a considerable amount of attention. Earlier this week, the South Korean manufacturer confirmed that it will sell refurbished Galaxy Note 7 devices, so we were curious to see if you're still interested in owning one of those. Thus, we decided to publish this poll yesterday, and the results that we've got pretty much speak for themselves.

Over 4,200 of our readers voted, and nearly 22% are ready to buy the Note 7 if it becomes available in their country. About 58% (2,436 people) are prepared to purchase the device, should Samsung offer a big enough discount for the refurbished phones. 11% of voters aren't against the idea, but they would much rather save up for the Galaxy S8. On the other side of the spectrum sit nearly 400 people (9.36% of the vote) who claim that they wouldn't buy the Note 7, as last year's recall made them lose their trust in Samsung.

So, what conclusion can be drawn here? The most obvious one is that interest in the Note 7 is still very high, despite (or maybe even due to?) the fiasco that played out in late 2016. If anyone at Samsung is watching, it might be a good idea to take a few notes, as nearly 80% of our readers are prepared to buy these refurbished phones if the price is right. The results of the poll are located below, and if you'd like to find out more about the enigmatic handset, feel free to check out our Samsung Galaxy Note 7 review.

Would you buy a refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 7?

Yes, my body is ready!
21.94%
If they offer a good enough discount.
57.75%
Nice idea, but I'm saving up for the Galaxy S8
10.95%
No way, Samsung lost my trust in October
9.36%

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11 Comments

2. jeroome86

Posts: 2314; Member since: Apr 12, 2012

So PA your saying it is coming to the USA? I would rather wait for a Note 8 over this.

3. shnibz

Posts: 509; Member since: Sep 18, 2011

Fool me once, shame on you. Fool me twice, shame in me. Fool me THREE TIMES! shame on both of us

4. Tabby_Tiger

Posts: 305; Member since: Jan 23, 2017

Also, what's going to happen to all those accessories also pull from shelves? Can't wait to see what deals we are going to get.

5. Plasticsh1t

Posts: 3099; Member since: Sep 01, 2014

Only a dumbass will buy this crap.

6. voxmarc

Posts: 336; Member since: Aug 22, 2012

i'll get one, Samsung is not dumb enough to re-issue a device without replacing and fixing the batteries. and also to get the continuation of the series, then later get the note 8.

8. kerginaldo17 unregistered

Well, as we have seen, a great opportunity for Sammy to Get rid Million of note 7. Consumers are alone waiting.

9. trojan_horse

Posts: 5868; Member since: May 06, 2016

For $350, I'll take it in a heartbeat.

11. andynaija

Posts: 1255; Member since: Sep 08, 2012

Same.

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