Fitbit recalls 1.7 million smartwatches with a battery that can overheat and burn you

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Fitbit has received dozens of reports that the lithium-ion battery in the Ionic smartwatch watch overheating and have caused burn injuries. U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission

The fitness tracker company Fitbit is recalling about 1.7 million smartwatches containing a lithium-ion battery that can overheat and burn the user.

The recall is for the Fitbit Ionic Smartwatch; none of the company’s other smartwatches or trackers are affected. Fitbit sold about 1 million Ionic Smartwatches in the

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