Tag Archives: Explodes

Samsung Galaxy S7 Allegedly Explodes, Causing Severe Burns to Owner’s Hands

  There has been a drastic increase in exploding smartphone cases these days and one of the companies worst hit by the issue has been Samsung. In yet another case, Samsung’s Galaxy S7 flagship allegedly exploded in its owner’s hands while driving, causing severe burns. A report claims that a Canadian man named Amarjit Mann, aged 34, suffered second and ... Read More »

Samsung Galaxy J5 Reportedly Explodes in France

  A Samsung phone user in France says her Galaxy J5 smartphone caught fire and exploded on Sunday. The model is different from the Galaxy Note 7 that has been recalled worldwide. Lamya Bouyirdane told The Associated Press on Monday that she noticed the phone was very hot after she asked her four-year-old son to pass it over during a ... Read More »

Lyf Smartphone Allegedly Explodes; Reliance Retail Investigating

  A man claimed on a social media site Sunday that his 4G Lyf phone, sold by RIL’s retail arm Reliance Retail, allegedly burst into flames. The firm promised a thorough investigation in the matter. “My family had a narrow escape today after @reliancejio’s @Reliance_LYF phone exploded & burst into flames,” Tanvir Sadiq said on Twitter. He also posted a ... Read More »

Man Sustains Third-Degree Burns After iPhone 6 Reportedly Explodes in Pocket

In a bizarre accident, a man in New South Wales reportedly sustained severe burns when his iPhone 6 exploded in his back pocket while he was mountain biking, media reported on Tuesday. Gareth Clear, 36, from Bondi in Australia was riding around Manly Dam in New South Wales on Sunday when he fell off his bike, landing on his iPhone ... Read More »