#Exploding #Samsung #GalaxyNote7 battery issue – new lithium-ion non-exploding solution – an annotated infographic
Scientists have developed a lithium-ion battery that contains a fire-extinguishing element which is released if the battery overheats.
This could be crucial for all manner of applications: not just exploding smartphones, but also electric vehicles.
E&T news recently covered Samsung’s official explanation of why the Galaxy Note 7 batteries had a tendency to explode.
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