Belkin Recalls Wireless Charger Due to Potential Safety Risk

Belkin of Los Angeles, Calif., recalled approximately 2,280 Belkin “Portable Wireless Charger + Stand Special Edition” due to potential safety risk.

A manufacturing defect in the power supply unit can cause the charger to malfunction and overheat, increasing the risk of fire.

This recall involves the Belkin Portable Wireless Charger + Stand Special Edition.

This product is a power bank and charging stand in one, with 10,000 mAh power capacity and wireless charging capabilities up to 10W when docked.

The recalled package includes the Portable Wireless Charger + Stand Special Edition and an external power supply.

The chargers were manufactured in China and were sold at Apple stores worldwide.

Belkin urges customers to immediately stop using the recalled portable wireless chargers.

Customers should contact Belkin for instructions on safe disposal, and for a full refund or credit towards the purchase of another product.

There have been no reported incidents to date.

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