Tag Archives: Units

Galaxy Note 7 Recall: Samsung America Says Most Units Replaced

  Samsung Electronics America said on Friday it has replaced nearly 85 percent of all recalled Galaxy Note 7 devices as it works to resolve the issue of fire-prone phones. South Korean parent company Samsung Electronics Co Ltd announced the global recall of at least 2.5 million Galaxy Note 7s in early September following numerous reports of the smartphones catching ... Read More »

Samsung Recovers 60 Percent of Recalled Galaxy Note 7 Units From South Korea, US, Europe

  Samsung Electronics Co said on Tuesday it has got back around 60 percent of recalled Galaxy Note 7 smartphones sold in South Korea, the United States and Europe, suggesting it is making progress in its attempts to recover from the crisis. In a statement, Samsung said it was focused on replacing all affected devices “as quickly and efficiently” as ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 India Sales Top 2.3 Million Units, Says Company

  Xiaomi’s Redmi Note 3 has achieved yet another milestone as the company claims that the smartphone has become the bestselling online phone in India. According to a tweet by the company, 2.3 million units of the smartphone have been sold to date. To recall, the Redmi Note 3 was launched back in March in India. The Chinese company claims ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 India Sales Top 2.3 Million Units, Says Company

  Security research company last week announced it had discovered a flaw in Apple’s local password protected iTunes backups in iOS 10 that reportedly weakened password security. Apple has now acknowledged the flaw and has confirmed that it is working on a fix. An Apple spokesperson in a statement to Forbes said, “We’re aware of an issue that affects the ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Recall: Replacement Units Arrive in the US on Wednesday

  Samsung says new Galaxy Note 7 smartphones will be available in US stores starting Wednesday to replace about 1 million devices that are being recalled because their batteries can catch fire. The South Korean company has been scrambling to fix problems caused by faulty batteries in the latest version of its top-of-the-line smartphone, which first went on sale last ... Read More »

iPhone Theft: Two Arrested for Robbing 1,000 Units Worth Rs. 2.25 Crores in Delhi

Two persons have been arrested from Mahipalpur area of south Delhi for allegedly robbing a truck carrying over 1,000 iPhone 5s mobile phones worth Rs. 2.25 crore, police said on Thursday. The accused have been identified as Mehtab Alam, 24, and Arman, 22, both residents of Mahipalpur. Mehtab Alam was arrested from Mahipalpur while Arman was arrested from Rangpuri area ... Read More »

iOS 10 Update ‘Bricked’ Some Units; Apple Says Issue Resolved, Devices Can Be Restored via iTunes

Apple released the iOS 10 update for compatible iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices on Tuesday, and some early adopters reported that their devices were ‘bricked’ while installing the update. The issue was reported by more than a handful of users in the first hour of availability of iOS 10. Apple confirmed the problem and stated that affected users should ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Units to Be Remotely Deactivated Starting September 30?

  Samsung is now expediting the replacement programme for the Galaxy Note 7, urging all users to participate in the exchange program immediately. A Redditor has also shed light on Samsung’s plans to remotely deactivate all old Samsung Galaxy Note 7 devices as a safety measure after September 30. The Redditor claims that the Samsung customer care has informed him ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 Quarterly Shipments Hit Record 880,000 Units

Xiaomi on Monday announced it had shipped 1.75 million units of the Redmi Note 3 in just five months. The company also pointed to a recent IDC report that said it had shipped 880,000 units of the smartphone in the online channel in Q2 2016 – which it claims is almost twice the volume of the next-highest shipped smartphone in ... Read More »

Freedom 251 Maker Starts Delivery of 65,000 Units to Customers

After the initial dispatch of 5,000 units, Indian company Ringing Bells on Monday announced it has started deliveries of 65,000 more Freedom 251 smartphone units across many states in India. These include West Bengal, Haryana, Himachal, Bihar, Uttarakhand, New Delhi, Punjab, Jammu & Kashmir, Maharashtra, Madhya Pradesh, Jharkhand, Rajasthan, and Uttar Pradesh. For those unaware, Ringing Bells announced the Freedom ... Read More »