Samsung Electronics has kept his promise and resumed its long-suffering sales of the smartphone Galaxy Note 7. The first region, where he again appeared Galaxy Note 7 in the stores, became home to Samsung South Korea. In the coming weeks “is no longer explosive flagman will appear in other regions, where sales were started and then stopped due to discovered massive problems with battery fires.
to help buyers to distinguish the threat from the Galaxy Note 7 safe, new parties was made a small change to the new battery icon. This icon can be found in the status bar on the screen Always-On Display (Always on screen) and on the shutdown screen, accessible by long-pressing on/off. In addition, the label on the retail packaging of the new batches of Galaxy Note 7 is placed a black square mark, which is easy to check for without removing the smartphone.
Recall, 2 September, Samsung held a press-conference on which declared the problem of explosive batteries Galaxy Note 7 and announced a temporary cessation of sales, for the period of investigation and production of new parties corrected the defect.
the Recall of defective Galaxy Note 7 was unprecedented in scale for Samsung. According to the company, she managed to sell 2.5 million phones with bad battery.
Russia, the recall of defective Galaxy Note 7 is not touched, because the official sale failed and was postponed indefinitely. However, as reported recently by Rosstandart, grey devices of the Russian representation Samsung offers a program to exchange products purchased outside Russia.