Product recalls

Argos Safety Notice – Alba branded 8GB tablets

March 14, 2016

Argos have identified a potential safety concern with three Alba branded 8GB tablets. There is a possibility that the 3 pin attachment could detach when plugged into the mains and pose a risk of electrical shock.

The tablet itself can continue to be used perfectly safely using the USB cable supplied and any other suitable alternative charger.

Full details of the affected products are as follows:

  • Alba 7 Inch 8GB tablet sold from July 2015 to Jan 2016 (Cat Number 447/8975)
  • Alba 8 Inch 8GB tablet sold from Oct 2015 to Feb 2016 (Cat Number 439/0967)
  • Alba 10 Inch 8GB tablets sold from Oct 2015 to Feb 2016 (Cat Number 297/7533)

Alba 8GB tablets
What to do:

Argos advise that it is important for customers to stop using the plug IMMEDIATELY, and use the contact details below to obtain a replacement 3 pin attachment. No proof of purchase is required.

To obtain your replacement 3 pin attachment please Click Here.

For any other concerns please contact Argos, telephone Number 1800 535091

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