samsung stereo-hi-fi-components

Information about the problems and breakdowns of Samsung stereo and hi-fi components that were reported from 2014 to 2022.

Common problems: burning, fire, smoke.


12 issues reported

Samsung HT-WS1G/XAA

  • Date: 4/10/2014

Consumer came home & smelled something burning (rubber, electrical insulation type of smell). Wireless speaker was source of smell. Unit was unplugged & re-plugged in & it sparked & caught fire. Plug was removed & product was removed from apartment.

Samsung PS-WWS1

  • Date: 3/29/2016

33 YOF consumer's subwoofer began squealing, smoking and it caught fire as consumer tried to identify the source of the smoke and sound. Consumer feels others should be wary.

Samsung Level U EO-BG920

  • Date: 12/19/2016

A 37 YOF noticed an irritated area on the side/rear of her neck due to the headset. Later, I noticed that the area was worse & that it seemed to get larger. It resembled a burn & it hurt & & itched. I was diagnosed with a burn on the neck & prescribed a cream for burns.

Samsung Galaxy Buds SM-R170NZWAXAR

  • Date: 3/30/2020

Consumer purchased wireless earbuds to listen to TV. They were unusually loud. Consumer tried to reason with manufacturer on how to control the volume, but they gave him runaround and did not provide help.

Samsung SM-R190NZKAXAR

  • Date: 4/20/2021

51 YOM consumer reports that the earbuds caused them to have a reaction in both ear canals. The ear became inflamed with a non odorous discharge and flaky skin. He also experienced difficulty hearing as a result. This product is unsafe for consumers. Health hazard.

Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro SM-R190

  • Date: 6/14/2021

34 YO consumer reports that after wearing the ear buds for a week they developed itchy skin, oozing puss and redness on the ears. Medical treatment was sought and medication prescribed. After healing again, they tried again with the same result. Unsafe product. Health hazard.

Samsung Galaxy Bud Pro SM-R190

  • Date: 6/28/2021

The Consumer, 28, stated that ear bud headphones caused his ears to get inflamed, oozing fluid, and scabs with a lot of pain.

Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro SM-R190NZKSXAR

  • Date: 7/19/2021

53 YOM reported, that the ear buds are causing serious irritation in his ear canals causing itching, inflammation, and oozing/discharge from ear.

Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro SM-R190NZKAXAR

  • Date: 8/13/2021

51 YOM consumer reports that the ear buds caused an allergic reaction to his ear. His ear was itching, burning and a liquid oozed from it that crusted over when it dried.

Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro RF2RDJSX1X

  • Date: 9/9/2021

39 YOM wore the earbuds for an hour and woke up in the middle of the night with puss oozing out of his ears and could barely hear because his ear canal was full of scabs and extremely itchy. He reported, that he got 1st aid by non-medical professional.

Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro SM-R190NZKAXAR

  • Date: 11/19/2021

Consumer inner ears started itching every time consumer wear earbuds. Consumer experienced wet clear liquid in ears. It causes difficulty hearing. Symptoms begin soon after call lasting 30-60 minutes ends & clear up in 3 - 4 days after the earbud use ends.

Samsung Galaxy Buds Pro SM-R190NZVAXAR

  • Date: 1/29/2022

50 YOF wore earbud for about three weeks until right ear became infected inside outer ear. Trouble seems to be caused by use of nickel, she is allergic to nickel. She stopped using them until ear healed & tried them again. Same injury occurred. She got 1st aid.

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