• Verizon Recalls 2.5 Million Hotspots Due to Fire Risk

    9 days ago - By Mac Rumors

    Verizon is recalling 2.5 million hotspot devices that it sold because of a faulty lithium ion battery that can overheat, resulting in a fire and burn hazard.
    Affected devices include Ellipsis Jetpack Mobile Hotspots with model numbers MHS900L, MHS900LS, and MHS900LPP.
    Verizon said on Thursday that it is working with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission on the recall. Verizon also said that it is working to find the cause of the issues and will provide replacement Orbic Speed devices to customers free of charge.
    All Ellipsis Jetpacks have received two over-the-air software updates...
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