In an official press launch saying the prolonged guarantee, Samsung mentioned: “At Samsung, the well-being of our customers is our priority. We are committed to take every step to keep you safe. Keeping in mind the current situation, we have extended the standard warranty across our product portfolio till June 15, 2020. This will be valid for all products whose warranty expired in the period between March 20 and May 31, 2020. Stay safe, while we take care of the safety of your devices”.
It is value noting that due to the prevailing situations, Samsung has additionally prolonged the warranties on its merchandise in lots of different areas around the globe, together with most EU international locations.
The nationwide lockdown started March 24th in India, when the variety of confirmed instances within the nation was nonetheless beneath 1,000. The numbers have since climbed steadily, and despite an acute lack of testing, the nation has since reported greater than 200,000 confirmed instances and greater than 5,000 deaths. All companies deemed ‘non-essential’, like electronics retailers and restore retailers, had been beneath strict lockdown for weeks, and a few states have solely simply began reopening them after greater than two months of closure.