Friday, February 27, 2015
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Twitter To Offer More User Safety Features
Google to Start Ranking Mobile-friendly Sites Higher
Qualcomm Extends LTE to Unlicensed Spectrum to Enhance Mobile Experiences
Toshiba Develops Multicore SoC For Image-Recognition Applications
Samsung Says Semiconductor Technology Can Easily Scale Down to 5nm
Ericsson Sues Apple Over Patent Infringement
Net Neutrality Rules Passed by The FCC
Apple To Hold Watch Event on March 9
Active Discussions
burning
nvidia 6200 review
Hello
Burning Multimedia in track 0
I'm lazy. Please help.
sanyo e6 camera
need help on some cd burning...
Why Double Logins ?
 Home > News > Games > Microso...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, February 18, 2005
Microsoft recalls Xbox power cords


Microsoft said Thursday that it was recalling 14.1 million power cords globally for its Xbox game console because they can be a fire hazard.

The Redmond software company said fewer than one in 10,000 of its Xbox consoles could have the problem, and added that 30 customers have reported fire damage.

Seven Xbox users burned their hands, while 23 reported smoke damage or damage to their carpets or entertainment centers.

It wasn't immediately clear how long the company had known about the safety issue.

Everywhere except Europe, the recall affects Xboxes manufactured before Oct. 23, 2003. In Europe, it affects those manufactured before Jan. 13, 2004.

Customers can order a free replacement cord by going to the game console's Web site, www.xbox.com. Until a new power cord is delivered, the company is recommending that Xbox users turn off their game players while not in use.


Previous
Next
Canon introduces the EOS 350D / Digital Rebel XT digital SLR camera        All News        Samsung, LG unveil latest handsets at 3GSM world congress
Sega announces next-gen game     Games News      Half-Life 2 dominates nominations for GDC awards

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
PlayStation 4 to Outperform Xbox One by 40 Percent by 2019
Xbox One System Update Brings Game Hubs, Updates to Controller, Party Chat and TV
Microsoft Updates Xbox One Controller Firmware
Xbox One Discounted Again, Strings Attached With Windows 10
Xbox One February System Update Brings Game hubs and TV Updates
Xbox Live and PlayStation Network Down
Xbox One Outsells PS4 For The First Time
Xbox And Playstation Black Friday Deals
HBO GO Launches on Xbox One
Xbox One Sales Increased
Xbox One Update Brings Personalization and TV Features
Microsoft To Add 20nm Processor To New Xbox One

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2015 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .