video on twitter showing her rose gold iPhone 7 Plus spontaneously catching fire,
began smoking and the iPhone’s case melting away which is gone viral and has
been viewed more than 1.2 million views.
wouldn’t turn on. She took an iPhone to Apple Store for troubleshooting where
employees ran diagnostic tests and determined that everything was fine.
“The next morning I was asleep with my phone charging next to my head, my
boyfriend grabbed the phone and put it on the dresser,” she said via a
direct message on Twitter. “He went the the [sic] restroom … and from
the corner of his eye he saw my phone steaming and [heard] a squealing noise.
By the time he got over to the phone it had already caught fire, he quickly
grabbed the phone and threw it in the restroom … as soon as he threw it in
the restroom is [sic] blew up and more smoke started coming out of the
said that the company is looking into this incident and is investigating how it
cause the fire. Apple also told to Mashable “We are in touch with the customer and looking into it”.
So my IPhone 7 plus blew up this morning 🤗 was not even using it, literally no explanation for this pic.twitter.com/sQ8CJt4Y69
— Bree✨ (@briannaolivas_) February 23, 2017