Samsung jumped from its Note 5 to the Note 7 , boycotting the Note 6 in the series .
It touted the Note 7 as the best smartphone /phablet you ’d and it was easy to see why .
Samsung has ordered a global recall for the Note 7 following 35 reported cases of the phone exploding during or after charging.
The president of Samsung ’s mobile business Koh Dong- jin told reporters ; “ We have received several reports of battery explosion on the Note 7 that was officially launched on August 19 … and it has been confirmed that it was a battery cell problem ,”
Anyone who bought the Note 7 will now be able to swap it for a new one . It will come as a blow to Samsung , seeing as their rivals, Apple is rolling out its iPhone 7 this week .