Samsung will reportedly resume Galaxy Note 7 sales on October 21st

Samsung is preparing to start replacing recalled Galaxy Note 7s here in the United States in just a couple of days, but for anyone who wants to purchase a new device, well, they still can’t. Since Samsung first announced the Note 7 recall, Samsung has had sales of the Note 7 on pause, but now VentureBeat is reporting that sales will be resuming a bit later than we expected…

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In the fallout of the Galaxy Note 7, a Coral Blue Galaxy S7 Edge seems to be on the way

There’s a lot that’s unique about the Galaxy Note 7, including the new Coral Blue color option. This color was first introduced on the Galaxy Note 7, but with that device going off the market this week, the color dies with it. However, it looks like Samsung may be working on introducing a new Coral Blue Galaxy S7 Edge.

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Leaked Galaxy Unpacked invite points to Galaxy Note 7/Edge announcement on August 2nd

A number of leaks and renders in the past few weeks have revealed a great deal about Samsung’s next generation phablet. Now, a leaked invitation (via SamMobile) points to a Galaxy Unpacked event on August 2nd and alludes to a Galaxy Note 7, as well as an Edge variant.

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Following airline fire, Sprint now allowing Note 7 owners to swap replacement model [Updated]

 

Following a ‘safe’ Note 7 fire on board an airliner, Sprint has told Re/code that it will allow any owner to return replacement models outside of the standard return window. Owners will be able to swap them out for a different device.

If a Sprint customer with a replacement Note 7 has any concerns regarding their device, we will exchange it for any other device at any Sprint retail store during the investigation window

The terms are more generous than those currently offered by other carriers …

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Samsung goes official with Note 7 recall, feds urging customers to stop using devices

Samsung’s recall of the Galaxy Note 7 started off as something relatively minor, but over the past several days, things have continued to escalate. With more reports of exploding devices every day and customers still not knowing about the recall, Samsung came under fire (pun intended) about how it had handled the recall. Now, the company has responded by making things official…

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Samsung projects record earnings despite Note 7, while LG continues decline due to mobile

Despite the bad publicity and ensuing mass recall caused by the Note 7 exploding, Samsung is projecting a record profit in its guidance for Q4 2016 earnings. This is in stark contrast to LG Electronics which is on track to report its first quarterly operating loss in six years.

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9to5Toys Lunch Break: Samsung Galaxy Note 4 (refurb) $160, Logitech Harmony Smart Control $70, more

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TODAY’S CAN’T MISS DEALS:

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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 (refurb) 32GB (unlocked): 0 shipped | eBay

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Daily Deals: Logitech Harmony Smart Control , Bose SoundLink Mini Bluetooth Speaker (Refurb) 0, more

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Games/Apps: Deus Ex Go , PlayStation 4 Pro 1TB Console 0, iOS freebies, more

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Amazon is discounting one-year Prime memberships down to this Friday (Reg. )

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Black Friday 2016:

Amazon’s month long Black Friday event starts today, get a sneak peek at some of the best upcoming deals

Best Buy Black Friday 2016: Apple Watch Series 1 9, iPad Air 2 5, iTunes GC, 49-inch 4K UHDTV w/ Chromecast 0more

Walmart’s Black Friday 2016 Ad: iPhone 7 + 0 GC, iPad Mini 2 32GB 9, 55-inch 4K UHDTV 8, much more

Target Black Friday 2016: iPad Pro 0 off, iPhone 7 + 0 GC, Xbox One + GC, iTunes, Beats headphones, much more

Amazon launches its Black Friday Store with new deals every five minutes + gift guides to make shopping easier

Dell Cyber Monday 2016: PlayStation 4 Bundle w/ two games + GC 0, VIZIO 50-inch 4K UHDTV 0, more

GameStop Black Friday Ad: PS4 bundle + extra game 0, Deus Ex Mankind more

Staples just posted its Black Friday 2016 Ad: Amazon Echo Dot , Chromecast , much more

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App Store Free App of the Week: Perchang just went free for the very first time (Reg. )

Call of Duty iOS sale: Strike Team, Zombies & Black Ops Zombies down to each

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The best messenger bags, cases and sleeves for the new MacBook Pro

MORE NEW GEAR FROM TODAY:

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Smartphone Accessories: Aukey 54W QC 2.0 5-Port USB Charger + 3-pack USB-C Cables Prime shipped ( off), more

  • Headphone Deals: V-Moda Crossfade or Harman Kardon SoHo
  • The newly introduced Nook Tablet 7 is available for pre-order: shipped
  • Breaking Bad Complete Series Blu-ray sets: Special Edition  + more
  • 40% or more off Men’s Casio Pro Trek Watches: Solar Digital Quartz , more
  • Save off 0 on Dewalt, Bosch and Makita tools: 2-piece Combo Kit 5, more
  • Lightning Cables: Pick up this ZeroLemon MFi 10-footer for Prime shipped
  • iTunes Gift Cards 15% off: for .50 + up to 20% cards from Barnes & Noble

MORE DEALS STILL LIVE:

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Apple Watch users will appreciate this aluminum dock + MFi charging puck for Prime shipped

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Supercharge your home’s Wi-Fi & enjoy foolproof Time Machine backups w/ Apple’s 2TB Time Capsule: 9 (Reg. 9)

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Extend the life of your MacBook Air/Pro by upgrading its SSD, Transcend 240GB kits now 5

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Samsung said to introduce two new non-Galaxy S ‘bendable’ flagships in 2017, Galaxy Note 7 name seemingly confirmed

Now that the “Smartphone 1.0” era is apparently coming to an end, manufacturers are rolling up their sleeves to try and figure out what comes next. Google is betting big with its Project Ara modular smartphone, but other OEMs, like Samsung, are taking a different path.

A report from Bloomberg is saying that the Korean giant may be working on two experimental devices with rollable and foldable screens, which may see the light of day as early as next year…

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