About 2 months ago, Samsung unveiled the Galaxy Z Fold 3 at its Unpacked event, and due to the maturity of this product compared to previous generations, sales It's reported to be good.
Despite the positive reviews that many have given to this phone, Chad Christine apparently regrets buying it. Mr. Christine, a financial market instructor, tweeted that he was packing his Galaxy Z Fold 3 to have it repaired by a Samsung dealer because his phone fell out of his pocket while he was riding his bike, which broke his screen.>
While he was packing his phone, suddenly his Galaxy Z Fold 3 exploded and considerable smoke came out of it. Fortunately, Mr. Christine was not harmed in the incident.
By reading this news, you are definitely remembering the Galaxy Note 7 explosions like us. This phone was also one of Samsung's flagships, which due to a problem with the device's battery, several explosions were reported around the world, one of which was related to an explosion in an airplane.
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At that time, Samsung collected all the Galaxy Note models from the market after receiving reports of the explosion, calling for the cause of the accident and then The investigation revealed that the explosions were due to the use of batteries made by the company.
Although the Galaxy ZFold 3 and Galaxy Note 7 are both manufactured by the same company, the ZFold 3 folding structure may It may cause some doubts about its strength and durability, but the fate of the two phones does not seem to be the same.
Although Chad Christine is very upset about what happened, he tweeted He pointed out that if the explosion had occurred while carrying the device, it could have caused a catastrophe. .
Even he himself believes that the accident that happened to his smartphone with what is in the story Galaxy Note 7 We have experienced that it is completely different and the internal components may have been damaged due to the phone falling to the ground during a bicycle accident that occurred a week before the explosion.
Apart from the bitter incident for the phone Mr. Christine has happened, so far no other report of the Galaxy Z Fold 3 explosion has been published. Also, Samsung has not yet officially responded to this incident.
Perhaps the most important lesson to be learned from this incident is to prevent our smartphones and gadgets from crashing, and to avoid it if we think so. It is impossible to protect them from serious damage, at least by using resistant frames and bags.
Source: Phone Arena