Dell not the only one using Sony batteries

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Dell yesterday announced a massive recall of the faulty Sony batteries. This is one of the major recalls in the consumer electronics history which will cost Dell around $200-$300 million. Now the consumer safety officials reckon that other laptops which use Sony batteries could also be affected. Thus, a review has been initiated. Manufacturers like Apple, Lenovo, HP use the Sony battery. Apple said that they were looking into this matter while HP denied it completely saying It’s a Dell issue. Lenovo thinks its not the time to recall batteries yet.

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