Oh My God! After Samsung Galaxy Note 7 now it’s time for Fitbit to get explode. Recently Fitbit Flex 2 got exploded on a woman’s arm and caused her second degree burns. This incident has frightened the lady as her hand was severely damaged. Dina Mitchell of Wisconsin was the victim of Fitbit Flex 2.
The incident took place when she was reading newspaper and it suddenly exploded. The device didn’t even give any warnings before it got exploded in her hands. The explosion left second degree burns. Dina Mitchell took off the fitbit while it was on fire and she had to touch the fires to remove it from her hands. Along with her arm even her hands were also injured as she tried to remove Fitbit when there are still flames over it.
In a statement the company stated that “we are in touch with Dina regarding her health condition and we took the incident very seriously. In future we shall take care that the same incident will not repeat again. We always care about our customer’s safety and health as well. All the fitbit products are manufactures under extensive supervision and quality check. We still don’t know the reason for its explosion. We are still investigating it”.
Fitbit Flex 2 was launched in India back in August, 2016. When it was first released in India, fitbit Flex 2 was priced at around Rs 9,499 but now the same product is available for a cheaper price of just Rs 5,999. Fitbit Flex 2 is exclusively available in Amazon store.