A suit has been filed against South Korean tech elephantine Samsung that claims the institution utilized faulty solid coverings for the rear camera setup connected its smartphones launched nether its flagship Galaxy S20 series.
According to the instrumentality steadfast Hagens Berman, Samsung has ignored a wide defect prevalent connected the Galaxy S20 bid of smartphones wherever the protective solid connected apical of the camera module shatters unexpectedly during mean use, reports XDA Developers.
Samsung is being accused of fraud, breach of warranty, and violations of respective consumer-protection laws, the study said.
"Samsung sold its Galaxy S20 arsenic a high-end enactment for consumers, with a `professional` people camera, charging upwards of $1,600 per device, lone to person them abruptly suffer a large facet of their functionality," said Steve Berman, managing spouse of the instrumentality firm.
The instrumentality steadfast said that Samsung sold its smartphone scope with a defect affecting the rear camera module`s solid that shatters spontaneously, with nary outer unit applied, adjacent erstwhile the telephone is wrong a protective case.
The defect is said to beryllium affecting the full Galaxy S20 bid including the Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20+, Galaxy S20 Ultra, Galaxy S20 FE and each the 5G variants of these phones arsenic well.
Notably, this contented has been astir ever since the telephone bid archetypal launched arsenic a definite proprietor of the Galaxy S20 reported astir the contented connected Samsung`s assemblage website conscionable 4 days aft it went connected sale.
However, according to the customers, the institution refused to screen the contented nether warranty, the study said.