Samsung includes a charge-discharge in the list of tests for the batteries of mobile devices
Speaking about the causes of fire Note7 Galaxy smartphones, Samsung also introduced a new system of quality control of batteries for mobile devices. It is known that defects in the batteries turned out to be the causes of accidents with the Galaxy Note7.
The new system includes as previously used tests that have been refined and new. The manufacturer calls the system of «eight-stage process of a security check». The batteries are visually examined, x-ray radiographic inspection, disassembly, and other tests, including the charge-discharge test, aging.
In addition, changes aimed at improving safety made in the firmware.
Finally, another measure designed to improve security and regain the trust of consumers is to create a «group of advisers on batteries», which include respected experts from major academic and research institutions.