Samsung Galaxy Gear S Smartwatch
June 2015: A class-action lawsuit was filed against Samsung for allegedly falsely advertising the Samsung Galaxy Gear S Smartwatch as having a battery that would last 24 to 48 hours without being charged when, according to plaintiffs, the battery dies after about 4 hours of normal use. (Plaintiffs filed an amended complaint in June 2017.) (Noble et al v. Samsung Electronics America, Inc., Case No. 15-cv-3713, D. NJ.)
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