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A Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge phone burst into flames [Reports are found]

Back in 2016, Samsung had a reasonably powerful time with the Galaxy Be aware 7 smartphone. For these unaware, the corporate had to recall the flagship twice and then completely take away the system from the shelves after the repeated circumstances of Note 7 explosions. It seems like those days aren’t but over for Samsung. Earlier this month, the Chaebol’s newest flagship, the Galaxy Note9 (Review), reportedly caught hearth inside a lady’s purse. And now, the Galaxy S7 Edge (assessment), which is the model’s 2016 flagship, has exploded and caught on fireplace in Morocco.

Based on a report, the owner was attempting to take a picture after taking out the Galaxy S7 Edge from his again pocket. But the phone mechanically froze and shut down. He put the handset down on a countertop after repeated and unsuccessful attempts to reboot it. A couple of seconds after he laid down the system, it caught fire. It was so unhealthy that the consumer mentioned that a couple of towels nearby additionally went up in flames.

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The sufferer stated that he took the burnt Galaxy S7 Edge to Samsung’s local service centre, but was informed that there was nothing that it might do because the handset is out of warranty. The consumer then despatched a tweet to Samsung’s customer support department, from where he reportedly obtained a name from the phone maker for an apology and a model new Galaxy S9 (review) smartphone. Further, the proprietor was requested to delete all social media posts and images of the burnt Galaxy S7 Edge to prevent others from making unfounded / fraudulent claims.
In the end nevertheless, the guy managed to get a Galaxy S9 with none strings attached. We’re still ready for Samsung’s touch upon this development. As they say, all’s nicely that ends nicely… for this particular user at least.


Galaxy Note 9 Leak ‘Confirms’ Samsung’s Enormous Upgrade

Plans for the Galaxy Note 9 have been extremely formidable and, whereas there have been severe setbacks, the newest tales reveal Samsung’s secret improve technique for the cellphone is straightforward: make everything large…

Predictably, it is the ever-prolific, ever-reliable leaker Ice Universe who takes a lot of the credit. So let’s break down the larger-presumably-means-larger modifications Samsung will make with the Galaxy Word 9’s most vital choices:

Galaxy Phrase 9 idea proved too daring

Largest Samsung Show – The Bell actually takes credit score for this, revealing Samsung will enlarge the Galaxy Bear in mind that display to virtually 6.four-inches. It’s solely a small enhance from the 6.three-inch Galaxy Be aware eight, however nonetheless the biggest mass-market panel Samsung has ever fitted right into a smartphone.

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Best Storage – Ice Universe notes Samsung will provide the Galaxy Word 9 with as much as 512GB of storage, double its earlier record. Combined with a microSD slot, this phone will push its potential capacity nicely past 1TB.

Biggest Battery – The Galaxy Note 8 was rightly criticised for its meager 3,300mAh battery and the Galaxy S9 Plus solely improved on this slightly at 3,500 mAh. However now Ice Universe points out that, thanks to intelligent digicam positioning, the Galaxy Phrase 9 would be the first mass-market Samsung cellphone with a four,000 mAh battery.

Most RAM – Samsung beforehand topped out its telephones with 6GB of RAM in each the Galaxy Observe eight and Galaxy S9 Plus, nonetheless the Galaxy Observe 9 would be the first Samsung telephone with 8GB of RAM.

Biggest Entrance Digital digital camera – Surprisingly, Samsung reused the poor front digital digicam of the Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8 Plus and Galaxy Notice eight throughout the Galaxy S9 and Galaxy S9 Plus, nonetheless, the Galaxy Word 9 will change this. It has a lot bigger entrance camera than I’ve seen Samsung match before. This might mean larger pixels able to taking in extra mild and because of this truth enhancing some woeful low gentle performance.

For sure, all these will increase gained be enough to please everyone.

LG G4c (a mini G4) headed to Europe, available to purhcase

LG G4c (a mini G4) now available to buy in Europe

LG this week started promoting the G4c, a new handset that was introduced final month alongside the G4 Stylus.

In the meanwhile, the LG G4c is straight away obtainable solely in the Netherlands, the place it prices €248 (round $275). Customers in the UK also can order the smartphone thanks to retailers like Handtec and Carphone Warehouse, which ask similar prices, saying they can ship the system beginning early subsequent week.

The G4c seems a lot just like the excessive-finish LG G4 (the plastic variant, not the leather one), nevertheless it’s smaller and does not supply too many superior features. For instance, the G4c comes with a 5-inch show with 720 x 1280 pixels, a quad-core Snapdragon 410 processor, only 1 GB of RAM, and eight GB of expandable inside memory. The brand new smartphone also options an eight MP rear digital camera, a 5 MP entrance-going through digicam, and a 2540 mAh battery. Android Lollipop is pre-put in out of the box.

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While the slogan of the G4 flagship is “see the good, really feel the nice”, the slogan of the G4c is “see the good, feel the compact.” Is sensible, proper?

We do not know if LG intends to sell the G4c in North America, however we’ll let you recognize after we discover out.