Canadians who bought Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 smartphone will be eligible for a product exchange due to a global recall prompted by reports that some of their batteries have exploded or caught fire.
Note 7 owners in Canada can exchange a recalled device for a new one of the same model OR exchange a recalled device for a Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 Edge.
OR call the toll-free phone number: 1-800-517-3507.
There have been 35 confirmed instances of Note 7s catching fire or exploding, but luckily no reports of injuries
Here’s video footage of one of those phones that caught on fire