Samsung says all Galaxy Note7 users should exchange phones as soon as possible

Samsung said it is working to expedite shipments of replacement phones promised in the recall announced last week.
Samsung said it is working to expedite shipments of replacement phones promised in the recall announced last week.PHOTO: EPA

SEOUL (REUTERS) - Tech giant Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Saturday (Sept 10) all users of Galaxy Note7 smartphones subject to the ongoing global recall should turn in their devices as soon as possible.

Samsung, in a statement, said it is working to expedite shipments of replacement phones promised in the recall announced last week due to faulty batteries causing the premium smartphone to set on fire.