Recall issued for Xbox One battery chargers

Close to 121,000 Xbox One video game controller battery chargers are being recalled due to a burn hazard.048-052-NA Energizer 2X Smart Charger for Xbox One_ (2)

According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, the recall covers Energizer Xbox One 2X Smart Chargers used to charge the console’s video game controllers. The agency said the company has received  24 reports of the chargers overheating and deforming the charger’s plastic cover, including 6 reports of chargers emitting a burning odor. Thus far, no injuries have been reported.

The CPSC advises consumers to  immediately stop using the recalled battery chargers and contact Performance Designed Products to return the chargers for a full refund.

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