Original or replacement, power down your Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phone.
It’s official: the Galaxy Note 7 is dead.
After a tumultuous week of reports that replacement Galaxy Note 7s were overheating and catching fire, and a warning from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission that users should turn off and stop using their devices, Samsung on Tuesday announced that it was discontinuing the popular but problematic phone.
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If you still have a Galaxy Note 7 here’s a few answers to some of the questions…