Samsung up to date press nowadays on the standing of the Galaxy Note 7 recall and trade program, pronouncing that over 500,000 new alternative units are in the US and on their option to service companions. Additionally they reminded us that a tool update to make you are feeling heat and comfy about your new phone is rolling out, but you already knew that.
Some of our readers have been pinged through Highest Purchase over the weekend with a word about choosing up their alternative phone, so we all know that some trade units are and feature been to be had. However we're mindful that the majority of you're nonetheless ready (Tim can be an element of that crowd), despite the fact that Samsung informed us to be expecting them “no later” than September 21. Because it seems, the 21st is most probably the day you'll all get the probability to pickup a brand new Note 7. Samsung has necessarily stated that if new Note 7 units aren’t already at your native service or store, they will have to be there no later than the next day so that you can make the switch.
Samsung additionally advised The Verge that they have got noticed about 25% of Note 7s exchanged in the US, which turns out low to me, however they appear glad with that quantity at the second, mentioning that 25% is “a very rapid get started towards attaining our objective of getting rid of each and every unmarried affected Note 7 from flow.” Both approach, that suggests 75% of Note 7s bought that may be a hearth danger are nonetheless in the wild.
As we discussed remaining week, it’s time for everybody to get rid of their Note 7s. In case you have pals who personal them, you will have to almost definitely inform them the state of affairs and that their phone isn’t protected. If most effective 25% of Note 7 house owners have tried to replace, we've got so much of dangerous Notes simply ready to do injury.