Samsung can disable TV with “TV block”. near a company Press release made known. According to this, TV Blocker switches off the TV as soon as it is connected to the Internet. After that, almost all the functions of the Samsung TV are blocked and the device practically cannot be used. This TV block sleep in all Samsung TVs around the world.
But honest buyers don’t have to worry about Samsung suddenly discontinuing their devices. For example, the producer has now activated this block after the riots in South Africa. A warehouse there was ransacked and several Samsung TVs were stolen during the riots.
Samsung TV: This is how the block works
Serial numbers of stolen devices have now been blacklisted by Samsung. The block is activated as soon as the devices are connected to the Internet and the serial number matches. Its aim is to disrupt the trade of stolen TV sets.
If a wrong device is blocked, those affected can still function. If you contact Samsung and provide proof of purchase, you can remove the lock within 48 hours. However, till now there have been no reports that Samsung devices have been wrongly blocked through TV Block.
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