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Samsung’s Chinese battery supplier says its products were not responsible for the explosions of Galaxy Note 7 smartphones in China

1 month ago
Sky Canaves
mperex Technology, which makes most of the batteries used in the Galaxy Note 7 phones sold in China, said that "outside factors" were likely to be the reason why two of the smartphones owned by Chinese users reportedly blew up in recent days.
By Sky Canaves
Sky Canaves previously reported for The Wall Street Journal in Beijing and Hong Kong, where she covered media, culture, social issues, and legal affairs, and served as the founding editor and lead writer of the WSJ’s China Real Time site. Prior to becoming a journalist, Sky worked in the China corporate law practice of Baker & McKenzie, and she has also taught journalism and media law at the University of Hong Kong. She speaks Mandarin and has accumulated more than a decade's experience living, studying and working in China.

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