Printed from http://www.electronista.com

Sony recalls 1.6 million Bravia TVs for component meltdowns

updated 06:30 am EDT, Wed October 12, 2011

Sony recalls 1.6 million faulty Bravia TVs

Sony is recalling 1.6 million Bravia TVs worldwide after it was found that some models were emitting smoke or had internal parts melting due to faulty componentary. So far, the company has learned of and investigated 11 separate instances where users reported the issues. To date, the issue has only been reported in Japan, however, the company has said that the faulty parts may affect Bravia TV sets worldwide.

The Bravia models under recall were made in 2007 and 2008 and were mostly sold to customers in the US and Europe. However, some of the models were also sold in Japan and other territories. Sony is planning to issue an advisory to customers on its various global websites and by email where customers have registered their products.

To date Sony says that there have been no reports of injury or property damage other than the affected TVs as a result of the fault. [via Reuters]



By Electronista Staff
Post tools:

TAGS :

toggle

Comments

  1. fcvyguhu

    Banned

    Joined: Oct 2011

    0

    Looking forward to your visiting Pick Your Favorit

    Looking forward to your visiting
    Pick Your Favorite and See More Styles >>
    == http://www.goodoye.com ==


    HANDBAG $36 (Chanel Coach LV Prada ED )
    JEWELRY $18 (Tiffany Pandora Chanel Gucci)
    SUNGLASSES $17 (Prada RayBan Chanel Oakley )
    WATCH $22 (Cartier Gucci Rolex Bell Ross)
    BELT $16 (LV Armani D&G Dior Gucci)
    Best quality, Best reputation , Best services!

Login Here

Not a member of the MacNN forums? Register now for free.

toggle

Network Headlines

toggle

Most Popular

Advertisement

Recent Reviews

Apple 13-inch MacBook Pro (Early 2015)

Although the new darling of the Apple MacBook line up is the all-new MacBook, Apple has given its popular 13-inch MacBook Pro with Ret ...

Seagate Wireless

It seems like no matter how much internal storage is included today's mobile devices, we, as users, will always find a way to fill the ...

Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 (Android, 10.1-inch)

Lenovo is building a bigger name for itself year after year, including its devices expanding beyond desktop computers. The company's l ...

Advertisement

toggle

Most Commented

 
toggle

Popular News