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Important Product Safety Recalls

Battery Chargers for XBOX ONE Video Game Controllers Recalled by Performance Designed Products Due to Burn Hazard posted 3/16/2017

Recalled Energizer 2X Smart Charger 048-052-NA for Xbox One


Recall Summary

 

Name of product:

Energizer® XBOX ONE 2X Smart Chargers


Hazard:


The battery chargers can overheat and damage the XBOX ONE video game controller, posing a burn hazard to consumers.


Remedy:
Refund

Consumer Contact:


Performance Designed Products at 800-263-1156 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. PT Monday through Friday, or online at www.pdp.com and click on Safety Recall for more information.


Recall DetailsReport an Incident Involving this Product

 

In Conjunction With:


 

Units:

About 121,000 in the U.S. (In addition, about 7,250 were sold in Canada and 2,560 in Mexico)
 

Description:


This recall involves Energizer® XBOX ONE 2X Smart Chargers used to charge XBOX ONE video game controllers. The chargers are black plastic and measure about 3.5 inches long, 5 inches wide and 11 inches tall. “Energizer®” is printed on the charger’s label. Item number 048-052-NA is printed on the bottom of the chargers. The chargers hold up to two XBOX controllers.


Incidents/Injuries:


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. No injuries have been reported.

 


Remedy:


Consumers should immediately stop using the recalled battery chargers and contact Performance Designed Products to return the chargers for a full refund.


Sold At:


Best Buy, GameStop and other stores nationwide and online at Amazon.com and other online retailers from February 2016 through February 2017 for about $40.


Importer(s):


Performance Designed Products LLC, of Burbank, Calif.


Distributor(s):


Performance Designed Products LLC, of Burbank, Calif.


Manufactured In:

China

 

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