JAKARTA – The presence of flagship smartphone Samsung Galaxy Note 7 in Indonesia had to be postponed. It was following the reported battery problems to cause an explosion.
According to a report from Samsung Newsroom pages, to 1 September, there have been 35 cases of explosions coming from the battery of Samsung Galaxy Note 7. Samsung also said that now the sale of Note 7 is suspended.
In Indonesia, demand for flagship smartphone is fairly greeted enthusiastically. From the first day of the opening of pre-orders, Samsung Galaxy Note 7 ludes booked in just three days.
However, due to reports of battery explosion, consumers in Indonesia was to be disappointed as Samsung canceling device presence Note 7 are scheduled to arrive on September 1, 2016.
It was confirmed by Samsung Indonesia as saying that the company still could not mengonfimasi date of availability of the Galaxy Note 7 in Indonesia.
“It is with regret that we have not been able to give a definite date as to the availability of Galaxy Note 7 in Indonesia,” wrote Samsung via a short message to Okezone, Monday (05/09/2016).
As responsibilities, Samsung Electronics Indonesia will issue a refund to the consumer the full purchase Indonesia who had to pre-order. In addition, the company will also provide compensation will be informed directly to consumers.
Based Gizmochina reports, Samsung has attracted 2.5 million units of smartphones in some countries that had already released. In addition to the Galaxy Note 7 smartphone, also reported an explosion of the battery in 2016, of which OnePlus and Xiaomi Mi 5.