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eek.gif Seriously???? Are you kidding me? Your speaking to a former evo owner. If your ssd is actually slower than an hdd, yea they are junk. Samsung made that go away. However the drives in question, even with the new firmware slowed way down after only aftre few months of use. Most people I know ended up with an rma.
I would never buy anything with the samsung name on it. Already been burned too many times.

http://www.techspot.com/news/60501-samsung-addresses-slow-840-evo-ssd.html

http://www.overclock.net/t/1613337/reuters-samsung-halts-note-7-production-after-new-fire-scare-source/10
That's just one model. I'm also a samsung ssd owner and mine and the others I've installed are all still running like a champ. Just because the 840 has those issues doesn't mean every drive ever made by samsung is bad.
post #22 of 62
maybe if they made a removable battery phone this wouldn't happen


just my 2cents
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Note series is dead.

I'm returning mine for a LG V20 or iPhone 7 Plus.
I travel and I can't have this phone hold me up at the airport.

It was a great run, destroyed by hasty decision making.
Google making a Pixel phone is not good for Samsung either.
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2 things Samsung did wrong with Note 7

1) Name it Note 7. Should have been called Note 6. Now you have the Note 6 ghost going after Note 7
2) Trying to release it faster than any Note before aka before iPhone to get attention. Well you skipped 1-2 months and they are paying for it.

Galaxy S8 has to be extra good now for me to consider it.
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post #25 of 62
The Note series is far from dead. This device is still the only thing with good stylus integration and people looking for that will not want to compromise. I can sit on my Note 4 as long as it takes.
They just need to make another one of those, you know, something with a removable battery and SD card, as all devices should.
post #26 of 62
This is what you get for not giving me my replaceable battery Samsung. lol
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maybe if they made a removable battery phone this wouldn't happen


just my 2cents
That remains to be seen. Depends on if it is a pack level issue or something inside the phone puncturing the lining or the battery PSA no adhering the battery well enough and it moves around and impacts something. Lots of things can damage a battery to the point it can catastrophically explode.
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Yeesh... it has been an unfortunate year for Samsung.
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post #29 of 62

Where is the champion defender of the Bomb7? Noticeably absent in this thread after telling everyone else it was blown out of proportion... I've been seriously wrong before and will admit it.

That said, phone generations are so fast that we won't miss this gen. Samsung will rebound with the 8 series next year, or maybe before Christmas 2016 lol. :applaud:Seriously the technology they have presented is too strong to be permanently marred by this incident.

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Where is the champion defender of the Bomb7? Noticeably absent in this thread after telling everyone else it was blown out of proportion... I've been seriously wrong before and will admit it.
That said, phone generations are so fast that we won't miss this gen. Samsung will rebound with the 8 series next year, or maybe before Christmas 2016 lol. applaud.gif Seriously the technology they have presented is too strong to be permanently marred by this incident.

What's there to defend? The Note 7 is an amazing phone. Except when it blows up. Even then, it'll still blow your mind.
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