Popular Deal

PSA: HP Recalls Laptop Batteries Worldwide Due To Overheating And Fire Risk, Check To See If Your Model Is Affected

+97 Deal Score
30,021 Views
Share
Good deal?
You gave rep to TekkenLord for this post.
Thank you!
TekkenLord posted this deal. Say thanks!
Give Rep Points
Created 01-05-2018 at 11:19 AM by TekkenLord
If you purchase something through a post on our site, Slickdeals may get a small share of the sale.
Deal
Score
+97
30,021 Views
About the OP
Give Rep Send Message
Gator Nation Joined Oct 2009 L9: Master
2,520 Reputation Points
243 Deals Posted
1,390 Votes Submitted
5,793 Comments Posted
Want more deals like this? Create a deal alert for Laptops. Add Deal Alert for Laptops

52 Comments

1 2 3 4

Sign up for a Slickdeals account to remove this ad.

This comment has been rated as unhelpful by Slickdeals users
Joined Sep 2003
L10: Grand Master
16,657 Posts
21,474 Reputation
Pro
Our community has rated this post as helpful. If you agree, why not rep TofuVic?
#2
Thanks for sharing.

Although you have a direct link, the affected models list isn't that large, so I decided to copy and paste it here so people do not have to search for it:
  • ProBook
    • HP Probook 640 G2
    • HP ProBook 640 G3
    • HP ProBook 645 G2
    • HP ProBook 645 G3
    • HP ProBook 650 G2
    • HP ProBook 650 G3
    • HP ProBook 655 G2
    • HP ProBook 655 G3
  • ZBook
    • HP ZBook 17 G3
    • HP ZBook 17 G4
    • HP ZBook Studio G3
  • x360
    • HP x360 310 G2
  • Pavilion
    • HP Pavilion x360
  • Envy
    • HP ENVY m6
  • 11
    • HP 11 Notebook PC

I hope this helps,
Tofu Vic
Reply Helpful Comment? 78 1
Last edited by TofuVic January 5, 2018 at 01:05 PM.
This comment has been rated as unhelpful by Slickdeals users
Joined Oct 2009
L9: Master
5,793 Posts
2,520 Reputation
Original Poster
Pro
#3
Quote from TofuVic View Post :
Thanks for sharing.

Although you have a direct link, the affected models list isn't that large, so I decided to copy and paste it here:



I hope this helps,
Tofu Vic
muy gracias, amigo.
Reply Helpful Comment? 2 2
This comment has been rated as unhelpful by Slickdeals users
Our community has rated this post as helpful. If you agree, why not rep trulyblest1?
#4
Bought my granddaughter a DM3-1130 model while she was in college. She took it to class to do a presentation, hooked up HDMI cable, turned on and it caught on fire where the electric plugged in. Up in smoke in about two months! Never got that resolved.
Reply Helpful Comment? 9 0
This comment has been rated as unhelpful by Slickdeals users Show Post
HIDDEN XAmadeoX 01-05-2018 at 12:07 PM
This comment has been rated as unhelpful by Slickdeals users
This comment has been rated as unhelpful by Slickdeals users Show Post
HIDDEN NoSleep007 01-05-2018 at 12:10 PM
This comment has been rated as unhelpful by Slickdeals users
This comment has been rated as unhelpful by Slickdeals users
Joined Feb 2005
L10: Grand Master
11,975 Posts
1,686 Reputation
#7
If only HP slow down the CPU to prevent this!
Reply Helpful Comment? 10 12
This comment has been rated as unhelpful by Slickdeals users
Joined Oct 2009
L9: Master
5,793 Posts
2,520 Reputation
Original Poster
Pro
#8
Quote from thund3rcat View Post :
If only HP slow down the CPU to prevent this!
See what you did there, cuz..
Reply Helpful Comment? 5 7

Sign up for a Slickdeals account to remove this ad.

This comment has been rated as unhelpful by Slickdeals users Show Post
HIDDEN smb4 01-05-2018 at 12:13 PM
This comment has been rated as unhelpful by Slickdeals users
This comment has been rated as unhelpful by Slickdeals users
Joined Sep 2007
Focus Conan, focus!
5,131 Posts
1,063 Reputation
#10
Quote from TekkenLord View Post :
See what you did there, cuz..
What what? What he do?
Reply Helpful Comment? 1 3
This comment has been rated as unhelpful by Slickdeals users Show Post
HIDDEN mikebpi 01-05-2018 at 12:19 PM
This comment has been rated as unhelpful by Slickdeals users
This comment has been rated as unhelpful by Slickdeals users Show Post
HIDDEN sykosoft 01-05-2018 at 12:21 PM
This comment has been rated as unhelpful by Slickdeals users
This comment has been rated as unhelpful by Slickdeals users
Our community has rated this post as helpful. If you agree, why not rep Pwr71?
#13
Quote from mikebpi View Post :
People are mad at Apple for finding a software solution preventing battery fires and they are getting creamed for it.
Apple throttling the iPhone had nothing to do with preventing battery fires. It was all about getting longer use out of the charge on older batteries. Not saying it was that horrible of a thing, but it had nothing to do with safety.
Reply Helpful Comment? 9 3
This comment has been rated as unhelpful by Slickdeals users
#14
Quote from trulyblest1 View Post :
Bought my granddaughter a DM3-1130 model while she was in college. She took it to class to do a presentation, hooked up HDMI cable, turned on and it caught on fire where the electric plugged in. Up in smoke in about two months! Never got that resolved.

I would of involved BBB and there social team
Reply Helpful Comment? 0 4
This comment has been rated as unhelpful by Slickdeals users
#15
Thanks for the heads up on this, OP. Fortunately, mine is not part of the recall.

Rep'd
Reply Helpful Comment? 0 0
Page 1 of 4
1 2 3 4
Join the Conversation
Add a Comment
 
Copyright 1999 - 2018. Slickdeals, LLC. All Rights Reserved. Copyright / Infringement Policy  •  Privacy Policy  •  Terms of Service  •  Acceptable Use Policy (Rules)  •  Interest-Based Ads
Link Copied to Clipboard