Dell To Announce Massive Laptop Battery Recall

Dell plans to announce a voluntary recall of 4.1 million lithium-ion batteries used within its laptops because the batteries could overheat, prompting a risk of fire. The batteries, manufactured by Sony, were found in 25 Dell laptops and eight Dell ‘mobile workstation’-class notebook PCs. provides instructions on how to determine whether a notebook battery was affected by the recall, and if so, how to ship it back.


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