Samsung plans to refurbish, resell some Note 7 phones that didn’t explode

Don’t be alarmed if you happen to see someone using a Galaxy Note 7 over the summer. Ahead of this week’s Galaxy S8 unveiling, Samsung has announced a three-point program for recycling of its failed phablets, and some of them will eventually make their way back into consumers’ hands.

The press release doesn’t specify how many of the phones will be returned to the wild, but Samsung confirms it will be using some returned devices as “refurbished phones or rental phones.” Samsung offers a leasing program that lets you upgrade to a new device after a year of payments, but Samsung doesn’t say whether it would be selling refurbished Note 7 phones to these customers.

To read this article in full or to leave a comment, please click here

from RSSMix.com Mix ID 8176395 http://www.infoworld.com/article/3184698/android/samsung-plans-to-refurbish-resell-some-note-7-phones-that-didnt-explode.html#tk.rss_mobiletechnology via http://www.kindlecompared.com/kindle-comparison/

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s