Samsung Electronics says it has expanded its recall of Galaxy Note 7 smartphones in the U.S. to include all replacement devices the company offered as a presumed safe alternative after the original Note 7s were found prone to catch fire.
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The move announced on the company's website Thursday came after Samsung announced it was discontinuing the product because the replacements also were overheating.
At first, Samsung said a minor manufacturing error in the batteries for the Note 7 was causing the phones to overheat. The problem with the replacements is unclear.
Samsung said 1.9 million original and replacement Galaxy Note 7 smartphones are recalled in the U.S.
Seeking to retain customers, Samsung is giving an incentive of a $100 credit to Note 7 owners who switch to another Samsung phone.