On Friday, December 9, 2016 at 12:51:43 PM UTC-5, Alan Baker wrote:
> ...if this had been Apple:
> 'If you=E2=80=99re still carrying around a Galaxy Note 7, you should retu=
> ASAP, because it=E2=80=99s about to become completely useless. Samsung on=
> announced that it will be issuing a software update to US Note 7s that=20
> will prevent the phone from charging or working as mobile devices.
> The move comes a little a month after Samsung capped charging on US Note=
> 7s at 60 percent, and two months after Samsung fully recalled the phone=
> because of explosions.'
If Apple had made a similar mistake the howls would have been about the bat=
teries, not the recall and follow-up. Given that Samsung has offered to rep=
lace all of them with a new phone at the Note 7 price point why do you have=
an issue with bricking what's left?