Samsung Electronics considers Galaxy Note 7 recall: source

September 2, 2016 3:42 AM

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Samsung Electronics considers Galaxy Note 7 recall: source

SEOUL Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS) is considering a recall of its new flagship Galaxy Note 7 devices amid reports that some of the premium phones are catching fire due to battery problems, a person familiar with the matter said on Friday.

The person did not comment on the schedule or scope of a recall but South Korea's Yonhap News Agency, citing an unnamed Samsung source, said the company would announce a "global" recall during a press briefing at 5 p.m. (0400 ET).

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