Acer to recall laptop chargers over combustion risk

By GizBot Bureau
|

Acer will recall 16,787 Gateway and Founder laptop chargers over fire risks, said the country's top quality watchdog on Wednesday.

Acer to recall laptop chargers over combustion risk

The affected chargers, namely Linetek LS-15 model, were manufactured between September 2010 and June 2012, said the general administration of quality supervision, inspection and quarantine (AQSIQ) on its official website.

SEE ALSO: Top 20 Awesome Smartphones Launching this Diwali Festival Season This Year

When immersed in water or in extreme damp conditions, the power lines may overheat and combust, said the AQSIQ, Xinhua news agency reported. The company will replace the faulty parts free of charge.

Source IANS

Read More About: acer laptop

Stay updated with latest technology news & gadget reviews - Gizbot

Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Yes No
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Gizbot sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Gizbot website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more