The Samsung Galaxy Note 7 Is Now a Complete Disaster: Can the Brand Recover?

Phablet fire incident could turn Android users to Apple

After news started circulating recently that dozens of Samsung's Galaxy Note 7s  were catching fire and exploding from overheated batteries, the South Korean company was already looking at a damaged-goods situation for its brand. Then it was revealed that a 6-year-old boy in Brooklyn, N.Y., had to be rushed to the hospital over the weekend to be treated for burns he experienced when his Galaxy Note 7 exploded in his hands.