AND newly " hot " news about HP laptops: users began to complain about battery overheating, and at In some cases, the batteries have even melted or caught fire. Now, 8 such complaints have already been received, and if the majority of the applicants " got rid " of the damaged laptops, then one user got burned hands.
Who in risk zone
As it turned out, overheated batteries are released from December 2015 to end of 2017 for HP models ProBooks (64x G2 series and G3, series 65x G2 and G3), HPx360 310 G2, HP Envy m6, HP Pavilion x360, HP 11, HP ZBook (17 G3, 17 G4 and Studio G3), and also for mobile workstation HP XBook Studio G4.
AT statement states that batteries from one of suppliers, and this is about 0.1% of all sold batteries for over the past two years.
What to do
Users are advised to go to HP website and find out I replace the battery with a your device. If it is necessary - it is worth turning to specialist, because these batteries are not can be replaced by users. The battery will be replaced free of charge.
TO word, this is not the first such case with devices. In the summer of 2016 and In the winter of 2017, the company already had to recall almost 150,000 batteries that could lead to fire.