Samsung Galaxy Note 7

Samsung ends production of flagship Note 7 smartphone

South Korea's Samsung said it will no longer make its flagship Galaxy Note 7 smartphone, following a series of safety scares that have plagued the leading smartphone manufacturer.

Samsung suspends worldwide sales of Galaxy Note7

Samsung on Tuesday suspended global sales of its Galaxy Note7 smartphone with immediate effect and advised users to power the devices down and hand them in, after numerous reports of the phones...

Samsung smartphone crisis deepens as Note 7 production "adjusted"

South Korean tech giant Samsung is changing the production plan for its latest line of high-end smartphones, the company said Monday, as it struggled to contain safety problems that have already...

Samsung expects profit increase despite Galaxy Note 7 issues

Samsung announced Friday it expects a 5.6-per-cent rise in profits in the third quarter of 2016, despite recent problems with the company's flagship smartphone, the Galaxy Note 7.

Plane evacuated in US after mobile phone smokes, makes popping noises

A Samsung Note 7 mobile phone overheated and began popping and smoking Wednesday aboard a Southwest Airlines jet just before takeoff, leading to an evacuation, news reports said.

Samsung's Note 7 phones go back on sale after recall

Samsung's flagship Galaxy Note 7 smartphones went back on sale in South Korea on Saturday, almost a month after the electronics giant was forced to undertake a worldwide recall of the devices due...

X-ray checks ordered for Samsung smartphone batteries

Samsung was facing more problems with its newest line of high-end smartphones Thursday, as technology regulators ordered further battery checks.

Battery manufacturer denies role in Samsung smartphone fire hazard

The Chinese manufacturer of batteries used in Samsung's recalled Note 7 smartphones said on Monday its battery is not the cause of the phone's explosive tendency.

US regulators officially recall Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphones

US government regulators on Thursday recalled 1 million Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphones two weeks after the company stopped selling them because they represent a fire hazard.

Indonesian flag carrier bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on all its flights

Indonesian flag carrier Garuda Indonesia announced on Sunday that it is banning passengers from using and charging the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 smartphone on all its flights.

Samsung calls for consumers to exchange Galaxy Note 7 smartphones

South Korean technology firm Samsung is urging customers around the world to power down and exchange their new Galaxy Note7 smart phones over safety fears.

Galaxy Note 7 smartphones banned on UAE airlines

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Saturday banned passengers from using Samsung’s new Galaxy Note 7 smartphones on board the country’s airlines, following a recall of the devices because of a...

Samsung stops sale of new smartphone that can burst into flames

Electronics company Samsung has stopped the sale of its new smartphone Galaxy Note 7, which has been shown to burst into flames while recharging.