Samsung is still reeling from the debacle caused by the Galaxy Note 7. It is worth noticing that the Note 7 issue was a huge disaster for the company not only financially, but also in terms of reputation and brand value.
Having said that, the Note 7 event in now a past and Samsung has already recalled all the Note 7s over the world. However, recently, the South Korean giant has hit with another major blow as their washing machines started exploding in several parts of the world.
And, as a result, the company recalled something around 3 billion washing machines, which is another disaster.
Explaining the situation to The Associated Press, Lamya Bouyirdane claimed that her phone was red hot while her four-year-old son was using it. She immediately asked her son to pass the device and noticed that the phone started emitting smoke from the rear side and she threw away the phone.
After throwing the phone away, the Galaxy J5 caught fire and exploded in an unconventional manner, which made the user very panicked.
Users over the world are already scared to purchase a Samsung smartphone and this incident eventually puts Samsung under more pressure. Well, as of now, there is no official word regarding this information from Samsung. We will update you again if there is any news regarding this latest explosion.
VIA: NDTV Gadgets