Samsung Probes Overheating in Galaxy S3 After Reports of Fire
the phones are bursting into flames and melting the chassis
Samsung is probing the Galaxy S3 handset. Consumers are reporting that the phones are bursting into flames and melting the chassis.
customer in ireland
According to reports, the handsets overheat while in the car mount. One customer in Ireland is reported to be sending his damaged handset back to the company for inspection. Until then, Samsung has no official comment other than that they are looking into the situation and are committed to providing consumers with the safest product possible.
white flames and sparks
The consumer in question is quick to point out that the white flame and sparks coming from his device might not be a problem with the phone, saying that it could be a result of a combination of issues.
The Galaxy S3 is Samsung's newest Android handset featuring a dual core processor, an eight megapixel camera, 4G capability, and the Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich.