A tour of Samsung’s Galaxy Note 7 testing lab
Samsung, in their investigation, concluded faulty battery design to be responsible for the Galaxy Note 7 incidents that made the company to recall 96 per cent of the sold units. (Photo Credits: Screengrab from a YouTube video by Samsung.)
Samsung, in their investigation, concluded faulty battery design to be responsible for the Galaxy Note 7 incidents that made the company to recall 96 per cent of the sold units. (Photo Credits: Screengrab from a YouTube video by Samsung.)
To avoid repeat incidents Samsung has enhanced 8-Point Battery Safety Check, including durability test, visual inspection, X-Ray, Disassembling test, △OCT test, Charge and Discharge Test, TVOC Test and Accelerated Usage Test.
To avoid repeat incidents Samsung has enhanced 8-Point Battery Safety Check, including durability test, visual inspection, X-Ray, Disassembling test, △OCT test, Charge and Discharge Test, TVOC Test and Accelerated Usage Test.
As a part of durability test listed in the Samsung’s 8-Point Battery Safety Check, a battery undergoes nail puncture test.
As a part of durability test listed in the Samsung’s 8-Point Battery Safety Check, a battery undergoes nail puncture test.
Extreme temperature stress testing on Samsung’s batteries as a part of durability test.
Extreme temperature stress testing on Samsung’s batteries as a part of durability test.
Under Charge and Discharge testing the batteries undergoes a large-scale charging and discharging.
Under Charge and Discharge testing the batteries undergoes a large-scale charging and discharging.
An X-Ray machine used to see the inside of the battery for any abnormalities.
An X-Ray machine used to see the inside of the battery for any abnormalities.
An X-Ray machine used to see the inside of the battery for any abnormalities.
An X-Ray machine used to see the inside of the battery for any abnormalities.
Total Volatile Organic Compound test to make sure there isn’t slightest possibility of leakage of the volatile organic compound.
Total Volatile Organic Compound test to make sure there isn’t slightest possibility of leakage of the volatile organic compound.
Samsung employee putting battery into Battery Compression Tester.
Samsung employee putting battery into Battery Compression Tester.
Samsung devices passing the Barometer Self Test.
Samsung devices passing the Barometer Self Test.
Samsung employee inspecting each device under the guidelines and objective criteria.
Samsung employee inspecting each device under the guidelines and objective criteria.