Sparks fly: the iPod Nano model MA099J/A, which stopped investigating the safety of the iPod Nano in 2006, after reports that A celebrity music player was Sparks when charging.
A Japanese official investigating possible defects in nano said the problem of lithium
There are suspected ion batteries in the model MA099J/.
The problem surfaced in southern Kanagawa Prefecture.
On January, Apple reported west of Tokyo. No-
One person was injured in the explosion, but lithium
Recently, a series of fires have occurred on laptops, resulting in large-scale recalls around the world, and ion batteries have been blamed.
The Japanese government has instructed Apple to find out the cause of the iPod-related fire and ordered the company to report it.
Apple shipped about 425,000 ipod s of the same model to Japan.
It is not clear how much has been sold and how much may still be in the store.
In recent years, the iPod has become a symbol of Apple's successful fashion image.
But its sales momentum is likely to lose momentum.
Only 22 apples were sold.
1 million ipod units for the holiday season ended December 31-
25 million units below analysts' expectations.
This raises concerns that the company may be affected when it tries to convince consumers to buy higher products --end iPods -
A key part of the strategy.
In the past, there have been some problems with the battery in Apple products, mainly related to battery wear
Fire is not easy.
In 2006, Sony apologized to consumers for defective lithium.
Dell, Apple, Lenovo and other major manufacturers have found ion batteries in Sony's laptops and products. The Tokyo-
It is reported that some of Sony's power packs caused the computer to overheat and catch fire, and the company recalled about 10 million batteries. The lithium-
Due to the size of the ion battery, the charging efficiency and the ability to fit the product, it is considered a good technology as a whole.
However, one of the main reasons Toyota and other automakers are cautious about using it in eco-cars is that it may catch fire.
Toyota Prius gasoline-
The electric hybrid uses different types of batteries, and the switch of the future green model will be used for lithium-
Ion batteries will be seen as a considerable breakthrough.
Shipments of IPod models began in September 2005 and stopped after September 2006.