Has Samsung killed off the Galaxy Note 7? Firm finally confirms it is 'halting sales'


Samsung is halting worldwide sales of the Galaxy Note 7 smartphone after a spate of fires involving new devices that were supposed to be safe replacements for recalled models.

The company says consumers with original Note 7 devices or replacements they obtained after the recall should turn off the power and seek a refund or exchange them for different phones.

Leading wireless carriers had already said they would stop distributing new Note 7 phones as replacements for the earlier recall. 

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Samsung has temporarily suspended production of the Galaxy Note 7, pictured 

Samsung has temporarily suspended production of the Galaxy Note 7, pictured 

The announcement follows several new incidents of overheating last week and deals a further blow to the world’s largest smartphone company. 

U.S. consumer safety officials said they’re investigating five incidents of fire or overheating since the company announced a recall last month.

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